business

Unlocking Estonia’s Thriving Business Culture: 3 Cross-Cultural Tips

By |2018-10-11T14:54:27-05:00March 30th, 2018|Business Etiquette, Career Tips, Cross-Cultural, Cross-Cultural Tips for Doing Business in, Estonia, global competency, Intercultural, intercultural competence, International Travel Tips, Technology/Gear, Travel|

Few people might expect the small Baltic nation of Estonia to become an international leader in technological and start-up sectors, but this northern European powerhouse has led the continent in tech development over the last decade. Not only does it have one of the highest ranked business environments (ranked 12th in the world by World [...]

Doing Business in South Africa in Inspiring New Ways

By |2018-10-11T14:54:28-05:00March 5th, 2018|Africa, Bridging the Cultural Divide, Business Etiquette, Career Tips, Cross-Cultural, Cross-Cultural Tips for Doing Business in, Culture, Intercultural, intercultural competence, Travel|

South Africa’s workforce is known for its entrepreneurial spirit, resilience, and warmth, attracting business professionals and investors alike. South Africa's economy is the second largest on the African continent after Nigeria. It is home to thriving tourism, industrial and mining sectors as well as developing technological industries. In fact, South Africa is the world’s largest [...]

From Dawn to Sunset: Honoring the Month of Ramadan

By |2018-10-11T14:54:50-05:00May 30th, 2017|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Bridging the Cultural Divide, Business Etiquette, Cross-Cultural, Dining, Global Celebrations, global competency, International Holidays, Middle East Culture, Muslim Culture and Traditions, Observances - Monthly & Daily, Ramadan|

Ramadan is a month that not only builds spiritual awareness, but is also seen as a happy and special occasion. Understanding how Muslims celebrate this holy month is integral to understanding a key part of the Islamic faith.

Pali-pali! 3 Cross-Cultural Tips for Korea’s Dynamic Business World

By |2018-10-11T14:55:01-05:00December 9th, 2016|Asia, Business Etiquette, Cross-Cultural, South Korea|

Whether you’re signing contracts in Seoul, working on a multicultural team, or meeting with the head of a chaebol, these cross-cultural tips will help you succeed in your business endeavors.

Three Cross-Cultural Tips for Business Travelers in France

By |2018-10-11T14:55:07-05:00August 29th, 2016|Bridging the Cultural Divide, Business Etiquette, Cross-Cultural, France, Global Etiquette|

Whether you’re expanding your business horizons, negotiating a partnership, or looking to merge with a French enterprise, these three tips will help you facilitate a successful dialogue and build strong ties with French businessmen and women.

Gizmos, Gadgets, and Gear: Top 8 Tech Toys for International Travel

By |2018-10-11T14:55:09-05:00July 6th, 2016|Business Etiquette, International Travel Tips, Technology/Gear|

Whether you’re zipping through the streets of Buenos Aires for your next business meeting or ascending magnificent Machu Picchu, the latest travel tech toys are calling your name.

3 Cross-Cultural Business Tips for the Holy Month of Ramadan

By |2018-10-11T14:55:10-05:00June 16th, 2016|Cross-Cultural, International Holidays, International Travel Tips, Ramadan|

Is it possible for your business calendar and implementation schedule to be impacted by belief systems, philosophies and religions? It is not just possible, but probable.