For most business communication, I’ve always preferred e-mail. The main reason I like it is because it offers you a “digital trail” if you ever need it. Plus, the process of putting things in writing is just good for bringing clarity to your own ideas and position in some cases.
Forbes author Jayson DeMers takes it a step further by offering 10 reasons why e-mail should not only trump phone calls, but why phone calls are essentially a waste of time!
You can check out why he says that here.
Even if you don’t “Amen” what he suggests, it’s still worth a look.
There is nothing like writing to force you to think and get your thoughts straight.” – Warren Buffett