After months of being a recipient, I decide that I will take that bold step and use the Office Productivity Enhancements at my disposal.
"Hi there, this is Hideo, leavin' ya a voice mail so you get this first thing in the morn. Huge favor, can you chase down those from last week for me? Details via email. Peace out."
Tappity tappity tap:
Subject: wrt to voicemail
Body: Just following up with those codes. Need' em by noon! I'll swing by
hm..may as well copy her epage address so she gets the text on her pager too. Click, done.
Resend frequency? Lemme see...how about every 10min? Click, done.
Oh wait, there's her car in the parking lot. Scribble. Nothing says urgent like a post-it on a windshield!
15 minutes later, the needed info arrives. All this technology has made office life so productive! I bet in years gone by, it woulda taken weeks to stalk..uh, coax, rather, someone to provide info via carrier pirgeon and mimeograph!