Writing an Email to Your Boss – Level 3

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When contacting an instructor, professor or manager, it is important to look or sound professional.

We will explain the do’s and don’t of sending a professional email…Bill decides to visit the writing center to receive helpful tips on how to send a better email.

In addition to being specific, a greeting and salutation in an email goes a long way toward being professional.

Bill’s final essay uses the advice he has been given to compose a professional email to his instructor.

Mrs. Gutenberg,

I am having trouble coming up with a good topic for my final assignment. Could you please send some examples of topics I could choose to write?

Thank you,

This is an example of a successful email. It clearly states Bill’s needs so Mrs. Gutenberg will know exactly what to address. The spelling and grammar are concise, easy to read and understand.

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