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Email Ethics and Privacy Laws

Did you know that (cross)cultural communication is a broad and increasing topic concerning email ethics? There is an entire field of study that researches how people from diverse cultural backgrounds communicate, both within societal groups and cross-culturally. This also results in increasing privacy laws and regulation. It’s wise to respect foreign cultures and religions in […]

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Do You Write Clear Messages?

A short answer like “No, I cannot help you with this unfortunately” may sound direct but does it seem to be rude? I am Dutch, and we’re known for being too direct quite often. Being straight-forward is a huge time-saver and avoids assumptions that might be made by the other person. The trick is to […]

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