Oh well, I shouldn’t complain because for the past 4 years I have been working towards this promotion and I guess it comes with the territory.
After work I had exactly 30 minutes to drop my car off at the dealership before Pilates class began. ” – Sally Ok, so what we have here on the surface is a seemingly innocuous looking email from Sally to a guy named John.
Okay, I’m just going to admit it, and come out and say it.
Your mother always told you so and you never really believed it too much, but the fact is that first impressions really count.
And this couldn’t be more true when it comes to contacting someone online.
TEMPLATE 1st paragraph: Opening paragraph is about something you enjoyed about their profile.
I usually added something specific I read in their profile and comment positively on it.
The girl at the rental car place was taking her sweet time and the printer was malfunctioning so by the time I got out of there I was already 15 minutes late to class. In it, she describes her hectic day and how nobody/nothing was on time.
That nice…“John” was the brand name of a diary that she picked up at Staples instead of a live human being.
I don’t actually know “How to Write the Perfect First Message”, and since I’m being honest, the title of this post is mostly for SEO reasons.
I need this, no, WE need this to be a PSA for guys of the internet who are doing online dating, on how to send a first message.
I asked her to write an email to one of her matches, but not send it.
She gave me her permission to cut and paste the email into this post: “Hi John ! Work was just out of hand today…Had 3 meetings and the second one caused me to be late for the third one.
So why is it that so many guys and girls (yes girls too) fail miserably in avoiding the move from the Inbox to the trash can?