Poor email protocol can cause professional and even legal complications. Tim Sanders presents a few basic rules about email that will save you a lot of aggravation.

Minimize hassle and stress by following a few basic rules:

  • Never send an email when you’re mad
  • Email is best used to say “yes” and to get information
  • Avoid “reply to all” …don’t be lazy…respond to those who really need that email
  • Don’t send email to subordinates after-hours, on the weekends or during vacations