Most of your work communications are probably over email. You likely email your colleagues and clients more frequently than you speak to them on the phone or meet with them in person.
Unlike face-to-face communication, it can be more difficult to effectively convey important aspects of your personality, attitudes, and style in email.
Is there a connection between our email persona and our real-life persona? How competently can the average person infer our personality from our emails? The answer comes in four points: