Email is the Future!

It seems that there has never been a better time to brush up on your email skills. A recent report by a US based Technology Research Company, The Radicati Group, into the current trends in business communication revealed that email remains the go-to form of communication in the business world. They predict that the popularity of email will continue to increase as a means of business communication.

Their research shows business email accounts total 929 million mailboxes. This figure is expected grow at an average annual growth rate of about 5% over the next four years, and reach over 1.1 billion by the end of 2017. In 2013, the majority of email traffic comes from business email, which accounts for over 100 billion emails sent and received per day. This trend is expected to continue, and business emails will account for over 132 billion emails sent and received per day by the end of 2017..

The popularity of Social Networking, Instant Messaging and Mobile Instant Messaging is predicted to increase over the next four years. However, most of these increases are likely to occur in the consumer space rather then in the business space..

To read the full report click here . If you’re interested in improving your email communication skills to become an effective business communicator, please contact us to see how we can help you.