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A Framework for Taking Your Startup Global
International business

A Framework for Taking Your Startup Global

One company explains how it was able to expand to a new continent while keeping focused on its core business.
Zubin Bhettay
It Pays to Become a Jet-Setting Global Entrepreneur Sooner Rather Than Later
Global Entrepreneurship

It Pays to Become a Jet-Setting Global Entrepreneur Sooner Rather Than Later

America is a vast market but just the number of English speakers in foreign countries doubles your potential customers.
Joseph Pigato
Before Taking the Global Plunge, Understand These 5 Things
International business

Before Taking the Global Plunge, Understand These 5 Things

While expanding your company to an international level can be exciting, it can also be tough on your employees. Here are a few tips on making the transition easier.
Georgia Ellis
Choosing Between Opportunity and the Comfort of Home
Global Business

Choosing Between Opportunity and the Comfort of Home

A Waze manager recalls his painful decision to leave his native turf, California's Central Valley, to explore greener entrepreneurial options.
Eric M. Ruiz
America Is Still the Land of Opportunity for British Tech Stars
Global Business

America Is Still the Land of Opportunity for British Tech Stars

A British consul general details how transplants from across the pond eye the States for entrepreneurial endeavors and outlines a few obstacles to their success.
Danny Lopez
3 Tips to Keep in Mind When Taking Your Company Global
International business

3 Tips to Keep in Mind When Taking Your Company Global

To stay competitive in today's workplace, companies need to think globally. Here are a few tips to prepare a business to take over the world.
Albert Subbloie
5 Steps to Plan a Safe International Business Trip
Business Travel

5 Steps to Plan a Safe International Business Trip

Don't let scary headlines keep you from pursuing opportunity overseas. Arm yourself with information and some basic precautions.
John Boitnott
Going Global: How to Prepare to Take Over the World
Expansion

Going Global: How to Prepare to Take Over the World

When a company decides to go beyond its home country's borders, the founder needs to determine which countries are best for business expansion.
David Ciccarelli
Want to Go Global? Learn These 4 Terms First.
International business

Want to Go Global? Learn These 4 Terms First.

Expanding internationally is not as simple as running your copy through a translator.
Ian Henderson
What You Need to Know Before Taking a Job in a Foreign Country
Global Business

What You Need to Know Before Taking a Job in a Foreign Country

It's thrilling to be offered a job overseas but check if you can drink the water there and if the housing allowance will afford you better than the hostel.
Oliver Roll
6 Tips for Expanding Your Business Internationally
International business

6 Tips for Expanding Your Business Internationally

Money makes the world go 'round but don't take anything else for granted when doing business far from home.
Christian Gaiser
4 Tips for Keeping It Real When Your Global Team Telecommutes
Global Business

4 Tips for Keeping It Real When Your Global Team Telecommutes

Making a team from a staff working on separate continents requires more than just technology. Only the team leader can bring them all together.
Oliver Roll
Preparing Your Team for a Move Across the Globe
The Grind

Preparing Your Team for a Move Across the Globe

There are times when entrepreneurs need to uproot their companies and move to a new country. One of the most challenging aspects is preparing your team. Here are a few pointers.
Moritz Plassnig
Etsy Snags Parisian Startup in Largest Acquisition Yet
Mergers and Acquisitions

Etsy Snags Parisian Startup in Largest Acquisition Yet

Etsy has scooped up 'A Little Market' -- a Paris-headquartered digital marketplace that also specializes in handmade crafts -- for a reported $100 million in cash and stock.
Geoff Weiss