Are you preparing to go on a missions trip outside of the US or packing your bags to enter the mission field? Read Wikipedia’s “List of faux pas” to acclimate yourself to the unique do’s and don’ts of many countries around the world so you don’t inadvertently offend someone you’re trying to share the gospel with or trying to serve alongside.

Must read about handling email!

When people read out a phone number, they use “phone rhythm.” No one has to explain “phone rhythm,” we all just seem to do it automatically, “…713…555…12…34”. Similarly, when we answer a phone call we all say, “Hello.” No one taught us to do that, but somehow we all seemed to pick it up.

So why is it that when it comes to emails, there are no accepted standards? Even though 6 billion emails are sent every day, almost no one agrees about simple things like email etiquette, how to organize a note, or whether emails are considered private or not.

The 99 tips in this article make up the best in email practices. From how to ethically use the ‘BCC:’ to what attachments will make your mobile emailing compatible with everyone else’s, this list covers everything you need to know about emailing.

We’re all guilty of bad manners once in a while, but when it comes to emailing, some people are downright clueless.

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