Have you ever tried to apologize to someone and realized that your apology made things worse? It happens. Apologies are difficult because you’re already dealing with a negative situation: The other person hears you from a negative state of mind. Your challenge with an apology letter then is to disarm the other person quickly so you can start to turn the situation around.
If you still can’t find the right words to apologize and improve the situation quickly, try our professionally written package of sample apology letters, notes, and emails.
You’ll find apology letters for both personal and business situations:
Personal Apology Letters For
Making an Insensitive Remark
Argument with a Friend
Friend Behaving Inappropriately
Failing to Invite A Friend to a Party
Failing to Provide Information
Change of Plans
Being Unable to Attend an Event
Missing a Deadline
Not Having Written
Forgetting Someone’s Name
Business Apology Letters
Defective Products—Not Your Fault
Defective Products—Your Fault
Service Issues—Not Your Fault
Service Issues—Your Fault
How to Use This Sample Apology Letter Package
You have two choices. Either …
1. Download the PDF package and select the apology letter you need. Then copy and paste it into Microsoft Word or any other word processor. Send it out.
2. Read samples to “get the flavor” of what the apology letter or note should say. Then “pick and choose” sentences you like to use in composing your own apology letter or note.
Total Number of Sample Apology Letters: 57
Total Number of Situations/Topics: 25
If you need an apology letter to show someone that you want to make amends and keep the relationship in tact—and yet you don’t have the time or the skill to find exactly the right words––let us help.
Apology Letters and Notes
Written by Dianna Booher
Award-winning author of 44 books
published by Simon and Schuster/Pocket Books, Random House/Ballantine, McGraw-Hill, Wiley, Warner, and Thomas Ne