Get Me Rewrite: Write shorter emails ... no, shorter than that
By Jenn Bane
I remember the first time in undergrad journalism school that I had to ask for — gulp — an extension. I labored over the email for half an hour. It went like this:
Dear Professor Slania,
Hello, I’m Jenn Bane. I am in your writing and reporting class. You told us to contact you if we had any questions about our profile story assignment.
I am writing to ask …