- Author: Anonymous Authors
- Language: English
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Last year  fifteen billion letters were handled by the post office–one hundred and fifty for every person. Just as a thousand years ago practically all trade was cash, and now only seven per cent involves currency, so nine-tenths of the business is done today by letter while even a few decades ago it was by personal word. You can get your prospect, turn him into a customer, sell him goods, settle complaints, investigate credit standing, collect your money–ALL BY LETTER. And often better than by word of mouth. For, when talking, you speak to only one or two; by letter you can talk to a hundred thousand in a sincere, personal way. So the letter is the MOST IMPORTANT TOOL in modern business–good letter writing is the business man’s FIRST REQUIREMENT.
Part I–Preparing To Write The Letter–Chapter 1