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Facebook Report Says It Adds More Than $200 Billion to Global Economy
Facebook

Facebook Report Says It Adds More Than $200 Billion to Global Economy

That as well as 4.5 million jobs in 2014, according to a new study by consulting firm Deloitte & Touche.
How I Built a Startup While Traveling to 20 Countries
Travel

How I Built a Startup While Traveling to 20 Countries

A self-professed digital nomad details how he feels more productive without a place to call home.
Jay Meistrich
4 Data-Backed Reasons to Use Mobile in the Workplace
Mobile Technology

4 Data-Backed Reasons to Use Mobile in the Workplace

Mobile technology is reshaping work and business but few companies have taken full advantage of the potential.
Matt Straz
6 Secrets to Navigating Cross-Cultural Differences
Culture

6 Secrets to Navigating Cross-Cultural Differences

To successfully compete in today's global landscape, business leaders need to have an understanding of the cultural nuances of the different regions in which their business operates.
Vivek Gupta
A Primer for Expanding Into New Markets
Global Business

A Primer for Expanding Into New Markets

Amid the excitement of planning an additional branch, prepare by considering these five questions.
Adi Vaxman
Confronting 6 Snarling Expansion Fears
Global Business

Confronting 6 Snarling Expansion Fears

Proper preparation can ease the path overseas -- and bring you the spike in business you dreamed of.
Adi Vaxman
Going Global? Don't Let Your Business Get Lost in Translation.
Technology

Going Global? Don't Let Your Business Get Lost in Translation.

Break down communication barriers. Deploy a fast, integrated solution capable of linguistic nuances that can be executed for a multiplicity of formats.
Ellen Feaheny
Here is How to Make Your International Team Feel Like Part of the Family
Team Management

Here is How to Make Your International Team Feel Like Part of the Family

Developing and managing an international team is not a trivial endeavor and any founders considering such an effort should heed this advice.
Paul Mandell
For Ecommerce Retailers It's Still a Rough Ride Across International Borders
International business

For Ecommerce Retailers It's Still a Rough Ride Across International Borders

People and bulk exports move with relative ease across borders but small purchases remain hindered, at least for now.
Oren Levy
Shark Tank's Lori Greiner on the No. 1 Mistake to Avoid When Manufacturing Your Product Overseas
Shark Tank

Shark Tank's Lori Greiner on the No. 1 Mistake to Avoid When Manufacturing Your Product Overseas

Assembling your products outside of the U.S. can be a lot like driving blindfolded. But it doesn't have to be. Not if you steer clear of this all too common pitfall. Take it from the 'Queen of QVC.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Ways Outsourced Shipping and Logistics Can Speed Entry to Global Markets
Shipping Solutions

3 Ways Outsourced Shipping and Logistics Can Speed Entry to Global Markets

Your product may be ready for the world long before your shipping operation is ready to deliver it. The expertise you need is available, for hire.
Damon Schechter
Uber Program Targeting Corporate Travelers Rolls Out Globally
Business Travel

Uber Program Targeting Corporate Travelers Rolls Out Globally

Uber for Business, which offers helpful features for small and mid-sized companies, is now available in each of the 200 cities where Uber currently operates.
Geoff Weiss
What Makes Israel a Hotbed for Startups?
Startups

What Makes Israel a Hotbed for Startups?

According to estimates, the country is second to Silicon Valley for new companies. Here are three things that may be driving that.
Ron Yekutiel
Coinbase Goes Global, Launches Bitcoin Services in 13 European Countries
Bitcoin

Coinbase Goes Global, Launches Bitcoin Services in 13 European Countries

The thriving San Francisco-based Bitcoin exchange and payments processor has bitten off an ambitious first step into the European market. Here's how.
Kim Lachance Shandrow