The average Nigerian employee spends about a quarter of the work week combing through the hundreds of emails we all send and receive every day.

In fact, because of the sheer volume of messages we’re reading and writing each day, we may be more prone to making embarrassing errors and those mistakes can have serious professional consequences.

When it comes to business, image is everything; from service delivery and online presence, to the way you project yourself in public, creating a good company image is vital when it comes to grabbing success on the global stage

Pachter outlines the basics of modern email etiquette in her book “The Essentials Of Business Etiquette.” We pulled out the most essential rules you need to know