Teju Duru

Teju Duru is a writer with a picky taste, an artist and a lover of art, an African in taste and at heart

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Handling Complaints from Your Boss via Email

Your boss could have a complaint about your work and choose to send his grievances via email. It is ideal to respond back also...

How to File a Sexual Harassment Complaint via Email

Sexual harassment can be encountered anywhere, including a professional environment where there are strict rules and etiquette guiding human interactions. The first step to take...

How to Protest an Unfavorable Transfer Via Email

Perhaps, one of the most professional ways to protest an unfavorable transfer is via email. It is ideal to let your boss know first...

How to Respond to a Letter of Demotion via Email

We view ourselves as valuable to people and an organization based on the worth of what we contribute or the responsibilities we carry. This is why it is often a huge blow on our self-esteem when we feel stripped of our responsibilities through demotion.

How to Communicate That an Email has an Attachment(s)

What we write and how we go about communicating it is determined by who we are relating with. This is why when an email...

How to Answer Customers’ Enquiries via Email

Customers’ inquiries are made in response to an impression the organization or company has earlier made in their minds.  In the hope that a...

How to Introduce Yourself to a Prospective Client via Email

Introduction Nothing is more appealing when introducing oneself to a potential client than to come right bold while at it. Introducing yourself to a potential...

How to Resolve Conflicts with Colleagues via Email

A good working relationship fosters a friendly and suitable environment and often, in turn, affects our job satisfaction. This is one...

How to Effectively Retract An Email Sent to a Wrong Email Address

With an email account like Gmail, retracting an email sent to a wrong person could be as easy as clicking "unsend" within 5, 10, 20...

How to Professionally Reply a Rude Email from a Student’s Parent

You may have to choose your words carefully in responding to this situation. As a teacher, relating with students’ parents who complain incessantly could be...

How to Acknowledge a Job Offer via Email

Writing an acknowledgment email for your new job offer is an opportunity to make your employer realize you are a good choice for the...

How to Respond to an Angry Boss through Email

  While you cannot dictate how people will relate with you and their attitudes, you can determine your response to them. One of the things that...

How to Respond to Email Complaints About Poor Customer Service

Building and maintaining a functional relationship with customers as well as ensuring that their ever-evolving needs and expectations are met should be the focus...