I am very sorry to inform you that the project has been canceled effective July 1st, Despite these difficult circumstances, every member of our team worked diligently to help our project succeed. As of then, all project positions, including assistant and secretarial, are terminated.
Things to avoid or do better in your emails: If you have any questions regarding this very unfortunate news, please do not hesitate to get in touch. We received this news one month ago, but wanted to wait until we felt the time was right to deliver it.
Unfortunately, Mr Lane waited to deliver the news. The news is bad and there is no hint of a future for the members of the project. Every employee of the company knew these developments were negative in terms of our bottom line, a fact that the Board communicated via company-wide email in December, It should never be left to the employees to speculate about what happened.
I would like to thank you for your hard work over these past five years. Now, I am faced with the most difficult task I have had as manager of this project. Dear colleagues, As manager of the TURN project sinceit has been my pleasure to share in your success and watch the development of the project from the very beginning.
Mr Lane does some things well in this email, but there are also some things he can improve. Giving bad news is never easy, but by keeping the above guidelines in mind, your bad news letter can be written in an effective, respectful way.
Sincerely, Carl Lane Positive points to use in your emails: There are many factors involved with the cancellation of our project: Do you have something to add to this post? Mr Lane mentions the memo written by the Board in December.
Read the email, and then read our tips for giving bad news in written form. Is the company possibly looking for other investors or is there a chance the project could be saved?
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