30 Jun '12, 6pm

Want to reach a busy executive? Write a letter.

Hi Al, I see what you are saying. Although writing a letter on a piece of paper is perceived as old fashioned by most people, it is an effective means of communication in my opinion too. The fact that "old is not necessarily bad" is often overlooked by most people. Having said that alternatives to email are long forgotten for a number of reasons. First of all email is free. You do not need a stamp or an envelope to send it. Although such costs are negligible, if you send 10 letters a day, they can easily add up. Also depending on how far your letters need to travel, your costs will increase relatively. Then there is the important element of 'convenience' that comes with email. After you write your message, you simply click a couple of buttons to send it instantaneously; no stamps, no envelopes, no walk to your nearest post office. You also don't need to be constantly aware...

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