- Your spouse: Immediate
- Your co-workers: 15-20 minute delay if you are dumb enough to give them your personal cell phone.
- Don’t set expectations too high for your availability
- Family members
- Parents: within the hour, or next day, depending on the guilt trip that’s attached
- Siblings: 1 day
- Cousins: 2-3 days
- People who want a favor: delete immediately and never respond.
What is your standard text message reply time? Comment below.