Before I relocated, I was the type that would send a casual email, write or communicate in this format:
“Dear Sir/ Ma,
I hope this email finds you well?
I am sending this email because I am….”
And then, of course, I’d end the email with a “Yours sincerely”. Actually, I think I frequently used “Best regards” Haha!
Did you notice that there was no form of abbreviation or nada?! I’d read and re-read my email to be sure that I had made no errors and to ensure that the email depicted me to be a formal person.
Maybe it was the culture, now that I think of it.Continue reading