More ODF files should be put into circulation in the business world.
I fullhartedly agree! When I have to send a company a file (most of the time my CV, alas
Problem is that most people, even when they use Libre Office or any other non-MS suite, will by default send everyone everything in the MS-Office formats, thus establishing the status quo. Non-MS users should use Open Document Format files, especially when sending documents to regulatory organs like city councils etc.
In Europe (where I live), governments and government organs are mandated (hope that is the right word) to be able to handle ODF's, but if they never recieve those, most of them won't even know about their existence, let alone know how to handle them.
(For those who want to tell me I am a pretentious prick: I know.