Your amazing online presence is right this way.

Create your profile
Capture who you are, what you do, and where you're going. All in one place.

FEATURED CONTRIBUTOR

You Two Should Know Each Other…aka The Dump And Drive Email

Viewing on Levo:

Only you can see this list

When Tina Roth Eisenberg aka @swissmiss tweets something she is frustrated by…you know it is serious. Her personal motto goes something along the lines of “change things or zip it” — i.e. don’t simply complain. The recurring aggravation which caught my eye? When someone makes an email introduction without checking first.

Yes.

It is a networking no no. As in NO! NO! Never! Don’t even think about it unless there are some special circumstances but even then, hit send with extreme caution.

I refer to these types of emails as a “Dump and Drive”. Someone sends an email making an introduction or request (the “dump”) without regard to the schedule, commitments, inconvenience, expectations, reputation of the recipient (the “drive”).

Sigh.

Oh, how...

Continue reading on buildyourdreamnetwork.com

Make Levo Yours

Levo is the best place to contribute your inspirational thought leadership. Begin elevating the purposeful careers of our community by sharing your insights, data, and stories today.

APPLY TO BE A CONTRIBUTOR