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This is the latest publication from popular simultaneous translator and television personality Eriko Sekiya. From the Dalai Lama to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Sekiya has been called upon by some of the most famous people in the world to provide translation services. In English E-mail Techniques for Businesspeople, Sekiya introduces 50 examples of business emails in English, as well as the three-paragraph format that will improve your ability to communicate effectively and clearly via mail.


-   Only one subject per e-mail!

-   Phrases frequently used in e-mails

-   Requesting an estimate

-   Declining a discount request

-   Dealing with complaints

-   Apologizing for a delayed delivery

-   Getting an appointment with a potential client

-   Sending a thank-you e-mail 

About the Author

Sekiya is the president of Japan Translation Services. She has provided interpretation services to some of the most influential people in the world, including U.S. Vice President Al Gore, Nobel Peace Prize Winner the 14th Dalai Lama, and founder of the Virgin Group, Richard Branson.

In addition to her work as a translator, Sekiya has written a variety of books on English study and presentations, including English Vocabulary any Business Person Should Know to Play the Game  and 70 English Words for a Business Person , and also regularly appears on English-learning TV and radio programs.

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