How to Write an Out-of-Office Message
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What’s an out of office message?
An out-of-office message is an automatic response to emails you receive that lets the sender know you’re not currently working.
“Ideally, an OOO should include the basics,” says work and wellbeing psychologist Kate Sullivan. “The dates you’ll be gone, an approximate timeline for when someone can expect to hear back from you upon your return, and how any urgent requests will be handled in your absence.”