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A Business English lesson you can use

Here is a Business English Lesson that I wrote that you can use!  

The Business Meeting  by Rachael Orbach 
Now that we are all seated, I'd like to start. 
Manager 1. Can the secretary please read the minutes from last week's meeting? 
Secretary:  Yes, we located the lost shipment, it went to Topeka, Kansas instead of Kansas City.  There was a strike of the cleaning workers, but now they are back to work.  The factory in China has shipped the last of this year's Winter Fashion Line. 
Manager 2. I have a comment about that lost shipment:  Topeka opened the packages and half were sold! 
Manager 1.  I sent an e-mail to Topeka not to open the packages! 
Secretary:  I have a memo about that, they are ordering another shipment that will arrive next week to Topeka.  
Manager 1. But what about Kansas City?  They don't have enough on hand for the sale that starts on Friday?    
Manager 2. Jane, can you please write an mass e-mail for any stores that have extra inventory to send to Kan…