Anneleen De Coster - Ben De Coninck - Eline Derriks - Elke Paulissen - Erik Sevenans - Filip Van Uytsel -Group 7 Janelle Nuyts - Jan Boelanders - Liesbeth Schepers - Matthias De Boodt - Pieter Haeck - Stefano Moi - Tom Op’t Roodt - Thomas Van Ryckeghem - Wouter Wouters - Yaiza Saez - Vega Fernandez Martin
Electronic Mis communication Anneleen De Coster - Ben De Coninck - Eline Derriks - Elke Paulissen - Erik Sevenans - Filip Van Uytsel -Group 7 Janelle Nuyts - Jan Boelanders - Liesbeth Schepers - Matthias De Boodt - Pieter Haeck - Stefano Moi - Tom Op’t Roodt - Thomas Van Ryckeghem - Wouter Wouters - Yaiza Saez - Vega Fernandez Martin
People about Communication Technology & Email“I think it is great thatpeople can use moderncommunicationtechnology to reach meanytime, anywhere” “But don’t you get me started about email… email’s a %@§*$!”
Example EmailFrom: Thomas_harding@atos.comTo: sarah_walker@ﬁnance.atos.com, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.orgCC: devon_woodcomb@ﬁnance.atos.com, email@example.com, … and 27 othersSent: October 17th 2010, 13:10:48Subject: RE: IMPORTANT: read this!Charles, Sarah. I have been waiting for three hours since my last message for youto upload the most recent version of the BACUS-proposal. The ﬁnancialstatements must be updated ASAP, or we will get into serious problems. What didour legal department say about our ﬁrst draft of the proposal? Their remarksshould be taken into account immediately! I WANT THE RESULTS IN MY INBOXBY 16:00!John, how for are you with the follow-up of our newer trainees? Remind themthat they have to be in the ofﬁce an hour early tomorrow, so we can start theﬁrst SAP-training session on time. There will be SEVERE CONSEQUENCES forlate-comers. Also, can you come by my ofﬁce before you go home tonight?
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