Tips for start-ups: Writing business letters correctly
The business letter can be intimidating at first. After all, this is a formal document that communicates a business concern to the outside world. Incidentally, a business letter is any communication that a company sends to an outsider, including order confirmations, offers, correspondence with suppliers and much more. And all these communications are subject to a number of rules, obligations, norms and practices. Now, to the bias probably a portion of confusion comes along. What MUST be included in a business letter according to commercial law? What SHOULD you insert? What is the DIN 5008 standard? What is obligatory and where do I have room for manoeuvre? Many questions we would like to answer step by step.