The business ‘code of conduct’, especially within the UK, is incredibly formal. There is a manner to address people, within meetings, over telephone, and when writing emails. Many of us re-write our emails over and over again and even get them double checked by colleagues. via B2B Marketing Online (blog)
Note: I would have to admit in a Global environment, the abbreviated format presented with Twitter, Text messages and emails sent via mobile, leave a lot of room between the lines for interpretation. Are we risking international understanding by using these technologies? Whatever happened to the diplomate?
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