Steve Boese compares Email Chains and The Price is Right $1 Bid Strategy

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I bid one dollar, Bob.

Email threads with more than three people Cc’ed remind me of the classic game show, The Price is Right.

No matter the subject, the email thread starts more or less in the same way. The writer poses a question, asks for feedback on the matter in question, and sits back and waits for responses. And the responses she gets are usually pretty predictable.

An Alpha dog type on the copy list chimes in immediately with their opinion…

Read the whole post over at Steve Boese’s HR Technology Journal (an FOT contributor blog).