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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.

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.

5 Tips for Managing a Company From the Other Side of the World

Combine the latest technology with timeless people skills and you've opened your business to the world.

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.

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.

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.

Exporting is a Viable Sales-Growth Strategy for Early-Stage Startups

Free trade agreements and millions of newly prosperous overseas consumers have opened large foreign markets to even the smallest companies.

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.

Want to Go Global? Learn These 4 Terms First.

Expanding internationally is not as simple as running your copy through a translator.

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.

7 Tips to Make Working Overseas Less Painful

When a company decides to expand internationally, a lot of people are forced to go overseas. Here are eight tips to make working in a new country easier.

Navigate International Networking With These 4 Anchors

Foster new relationships abroad by building trust and minding important social cues.

The Top 10 Most Innovative Countries in the World

This European country has reigned supreme as the most innovative in the world for the past four years, according to a new report.

Forget Specialty Blends -- Half the World Prefers Instant Coffee

Outside of the U.S., the global instant coffee market is huge and growing fast.

Want Your Startup to Dominate the World? Start Thinking Globally -- Now.

While running a small business is already a massive undertaking, the need to think globally from the start is vital if you want your company to grow to its utmost potential.

35 Tips on How Not to Offend Your International Business Partners (Infographic)

From how you eat to how you dress, a look at how your behavior could be interpreted by your customers, colleagues and clients in different countries.

Connect Internationally With Your e-Business

If you're seeking customers from around the world, these tips can help you increase your global reach.

Microsoft Unveils Skype Translator

The new feature can translate German to English and vice versa in near real-time and will be available in beta by year's end.

4 Factors for Hiring Overseas Employees

Getting ready to hire overseas? Understand four key areas before you take the plunge.

Breaking Into a Volatile (But Rewarding) Emerging Market

While emerging markets can be a little unstable, they can also offer a plethora of opportunities. Entrepreneurs just need a little bit of strategic thinking to identify these circumstances.

Europe Doesn't Want American Apples. Here's Why It Doesn't Matter.

The impact of an ostensible ban on U.S.-grown apples is mostly a blow to the ego, though the broader food industry should pay attention.

City-Specific Domain Names to Be a Boon for Local Business Owners

New web addresses with endings such as .london and .nyc will amplify the online presence of local businesses.

Does a 6-Hour Workday Lead to Better Productivity? Sweden's About to Find Out.

An economic experiment set to be held in Sweden's second largest city, Gothenburg, will see the hours of an average workday slashed in hopes of enhancing productivity.

Why Netflix Is Launching in France...From Luxembourg

The media-streaming company is reportedly using Luxembourg as its French base as it looks to dodge the country's film industry regulations.

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