We get so many e-mails, we may not be aware of how much impact the first few words of an e-mail can have. The opening of an e-mail sets the tone for what is to follow.
It is well know that the first few seconds after we meet a new person, we instantly form an opinion that is hard to shake. The same goes for the openings of e-mails, yet many people do not realize the damage that can be done with a poor opening.
There are many first phrases that can bode well for good commication and several that can create formidable obstacles. Make sure your notes start out right.
The attached white paper is a short description of what to write and what to avoid.