I am probably the QUEEN of sending out emails to the wrong person. It happens at least once a week.
So before you die of shame or clean out your desk here’s something helpful that can help you save face in the office.
RECALL A Message
1. Open the Sent email and click on the file menu
2. Click Recall
3. Outlook will send you a report about whether or not it was successfully recalled!
4. Happy Sigh
GMail also has this feature
1. Login to Gmail.
2. Click the gear located toward the upper-right corner of
3. Click the Labs tab.
4. Enable the Undo Send option, then click Save Changes
Once when I was an intern in high school I sent an email that was meant for my fellow intern to an executive about the circus and complaining about how bored I was at work. I was mortified, but she actually replied that she wishes she could go too, and we bonded after that. LOL!