Let me know if you think I should re-prioritize: Planned Major Activities for the week 1) Complete project charter for X Project 2) Finish the financial analysis report that was started last week 3) Kick off Project X–requires planning and prep documentation creation. Open items that I will look into, but won’t get finished this week 1) Coordinate activities for year-end financial close 2) Research Y product for our shared service team Let me know if you have any comments. –Robbie The clear intention here is to set the expectation for the week ahead and give a supervisor a clear understanding of what you’re working on.
Then, on Friday, you send a second email, summarizing what you completed during the week and noting any open items that need further attention or follow-up from colleagues.
Author Robbie Abed took to Linked In to share a pair of emails that he had used successfully to shave his workweek from 60 hours to 40 hours. I will not go on a rant—and I firmly believe women can be just as brave—but I do notice a lot of Christian men who are afraid to pass the friend threshold. So with that, I’m going to sign off and actually speak to the folks who can do something about this. They think you don’t notice, but we know better, don’t we? We have some serious issues to work out, namely, the lack of courage displayed by really good men who are hiding their heads in the sand, even as their heart longs to connect. This message was that casual dating is not good, women’s hearts must be guarded by men, and all romantic relationships better have marriage in mind—or the people in them are just using each other.This is why so many women date non-Christians; because Christian guys rarely can just keep it casual and go on a date, give it a chance. Your pal, Eddie Dear every kind-hearted, well-meaning, a little bit quiet but not around your bros, comfortable in groups but not one-on-one, single and secretly dreaming of dating (and marriage and kids), kind, helpless, you thought you’d be in a relationship by now but what the heck is going on, I kissed dating goodbye but forgot about procreation and God’s design for relationships, awesome, good men, We have a problem. You noticed the moment she started her internship at your workplace that she was just wonderful, nice to chat with, attractive, marriage material, the bearer of your progeny, and definitely the one God has sent from on high to satisfy your deepest longing and ... Yet while all these concepts have elements of wisdom embedded in them, they’ve been distorted just like so many good ideas before them (i.e. The truth is, we’re a people who, when left unchecked, go into Pharisee mode like it’s our job. Let’s walk through the three messages: Message: Casual dating is not good.Email is one of those things that’s just a part of your life, period.Most of us know someone who has closed their Facebook account or refused to join in the first place in a little foot-stomping stand by their ego, and you might even know someone who is thrilled with themselves for not owning a smartphone.Sometimes those negative feelings surface with a vengeance and we simply fall out of love, almost overnight.