International business The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on International business en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT 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. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT John Boitnott 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. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT Mat Franken 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. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:30:00 GMT David Ciccarelli Want to Go Global? Learn These 4 Terms First. Expanding internationally is not as simple as running your copy through a translator. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT Ian Henderson 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. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT Christian Gaiser 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. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT Georgia Ellis Navigate International Networking With These 4 Anchors Foster new relationships abroad by building trust and minding important social cues. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT Pierre Brais 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. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:52:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Forget Specialty Blends -- Half the World Prefers Instant Coffee Outside of the U.S., the global instant coffee market is huge and growing fast. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:32:00 GMT Kate Taylor 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. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT Christian Lanng 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. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 17:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Connect Internationally With Your e-Business If you're seeking customers from around the world, these tips can help you increase your global reach. Sat, 31 May 2014 17:30:00 GMT Entrepreneur Press and Rich Mintzer 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. Wed, 28 May 2014 14:39:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin 4 Factors for Hiring Overseas Employees Getting ready to hire overseas? Understand four key areas before you take the plunge. Tue, 20 May 2014 15:00:00 GMT Gwen Moran 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. Mon, 05 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT Emily Buchanan 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. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 19:20:00 GMT Kate Taylor 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. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 15:48:00 GMT Geoff Weiss 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. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:35:00 GMT Geoff Weiss 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. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:41:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Seeking to Expand Overseas? First Determine If Your Firm's Ready. Strategize about taking your business overseas. First be sure you've won success on the homefront. Do plenty of research and analysis first. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:30:00 GMT Jay Eum