Our Acronym of the Day, BRS isn’t familiar to many, unless in the event of an emergency. BRS stands for “Big Red Switch.”
Remember that not everyone is on the same digital page, so be prepared to give an explanation if asked. Remember, acronyms should be used sparingly and avoid use in business correspondence.
Julie Spira is a netiquette expert and the author of The Rules of Netiquette: How to Mind Your Digital Manners. For more netiquette and Internet etiquette tips, like us at Facebook.com/RulesofNetiquette and follow @netiquetterules on Twitter.