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5 Tips for Launching a Startup Half a World Away
International business

5 Tips for Launching a Startup Half a World Away

Launching a company while your co-founder and team are in a different country provides a unique set of challenges. Here are a few ways to overcome these obstacles.
Cory Turner
All the World Loves Social Media But Many Love Their Local Networks Best
Social Media Marketing

All the World Loves Social Media But Many Love Their Local Networks Best

Social media offers worldwide marketing opportunities but there is a lot more channels out there than Facebook and Twitter.
Oren Levy
5 Simple Steps for Reaching New Global Markets
Global Entrepreneurship

5 Simple Steps for Reaching New Global Markets

More than ever, living "la vida loca" is essential to fostering market entry.
Ofer Shoshan
Why Your Ecommerce Business Should Look to Brazil
International business

Why Your Ecommerce Business Should Look to Brazil

The Latin American country, ripe for ecommerce disruption, offers an appealing audience for hopeful U.S. merchants.
Harry Whitehouse
How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global
Global Business

How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global

Having a global footprint may be a goal for many small businesses, but for most it's not a reality. Ecommerce can help expand your reach.
Kate Rogers
A Guide to International Payment Preferences
Payments

A Guide to International Payment Preferences

In some countries, credit cards aren't the payment method of choice. Here's what to know.
Oren Levy
5 Emerging Tech Hubs From Around the World
Cities

5 Emerging Tech Hubs From Around the World

Although these cities aren't renowned for their clusters of hopeful tech entrepreneurs, they hold new opportunities for those looking to get in the startup game.
Zach Cutler
5 Ways Entrepreneurs Get It Wrong With China-Expansion Strategy
Global Business

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Get It Wrong With China-Expansion Strategy

As a huge section of the global market, understanding how to conduct business in China is a must.
To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)
Business Meetings

To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)

One mandatory meeting a week, with a reliable structure and distractions like cell phones and laptops forbidden, can be amazingly productive.
Brad Heidemann
The 6 Top Languages Global-Minded CEOs Should Know
Global Business

The 6 Top Languages Global-Minded CEOs Should Know

Develop deeper business relationships and win the hearts and minds of target markets worldwide.
Ofer Shoshan
6 Tips to Build a Business That Will Last Decades
Starting a Business

6 Tips to Build a Business That Will Last Decades

The founder of 50-year-old Crown Worldwide discusses the fundamentals that helped keep the company growing since its founding in 1965.
Jim Thompson
6 Things You Need to Know About Offering Global Support
Global Expansion

6 Things You Need to Know About Offering Global Support

Finding staff who speak the local lingo is just the start.
Leyla Seka
The 3 Essentials of Expanding Into Other Countries
Expansion

The 3 Essentials of Expanding Into Other Countries

For firms with global clients, expanding services into new markets is the logical next step. But actually taking that step will require careful planning, research and patience.
Zach Cutler
How U.S. Entrepreneurs Can Expand or Partner in Asia
Global Business

How U.S. Entrepreneurs Can Expand or Partner in Asia

In the last four years, changes in Hong Kong's and Singapore's startup scenes have created opportunities -- and China's consumer market is evolving, too.
Peter S. Cohan