One of the main reasons why email is so widely adopted is because it can be used to communicate information in a variety of situations. Whether you want to ask your colleague for an update on the project they’re working on or request more information about a task from your manager, email is appropriate to use. Learning how to compose effective emails for a variety of purposes will help you navigate the workplace more easily. This course, the last one in a series of courses on email etiquette for beginners, will teach you the different professional situations when you might have to write emails and offer guidelines on writing emails in each of those instances. Learning objectives: – Learn the seven common professional situations when you would have to write an email – Learn tips for writing an effective email in each of these situations – Learn tips for effectively responding to an email – Learn techniques for writing request emails
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.