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Anyone write holiday cards for clients? If so; what kinda stuff do you write?

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I write emails to them that they never seem to read. Why would I send them a holiday card

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Please pay your invoice, Merry Christmas

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So… who else didn’t get invited to their team’s holiday party because someone forgot to update the email distribution?

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