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5 Strategies to Build a Global Brand

5 Strategies to Build a Global Brand

Expanding your business into new markets presents exiting opportunities. There is also a lot of potential for missteps. Here is what to consider in order to build a strong worldwide brand.
Emerging Tech: 9 International Startup Hubs to Watch

Emerging Tech: 9 International Startup Hubs to Watch

Beyond the U.S., these are the places you'll find financial and other support for innovation in technology.
10 Questions to Ask Before Expanding Overseas

10 Questions to Ask Before Expanding Overseas

If you're considering an international expansion of your brand, here's what you need to know to make sure you're fully prepared to make the decision.
Don't Let Jet Lag Hurt Your Productivity

Don't Let Jet Lag Hurt Your Productivity

If business is taking you around the world, you'll need a plan to stay productive no matter what time zone you're in. Here are three ways to help you stay focused despite jet lag.
The Dominance of 'Angry Birds': From Startup to Animated Series

The Dominance of 'Angry Birds': From Startup to Animated Series

With 1.7 billion downloads, 'Angry Birds' appears to be an unstoppable force. A timeline of the series, from inception to the new cartoon that is launching this month.
How to Do Business in China

How to Do Business in China

The author of 'Selling to China' offers advice for American entrepreneurs eager to do business in China, the world’s second-largest economy.
Thinking About Doing Business Internationally? Tips for Handling Multiple Currencies

Thinking About Doing Business Internationally? Tips for Handling Multiple Currencies

Large multinational companies have entire teams dedicated to mitigating the risk that comes with doing business internationally. Here is what small-business owners can do to protect against currency fluctuations.
Does Your Business Need Cargo Insurance?

Does Your Business Need Cargo Insurance?

Cargo insurance can be confusing, but it pays to know these basics to avoid devastating losses.
The Young Founder Behind a $100 Million Luxury Travel Business

The Young Founder Behind a $100 Million Luxury Travel Business

How 31-year-old Joe Poulin bootstrapped Luxury Retreats, the villa-rental company he founded as a teenager.
In Colombia, Vive La Revolucion Emprendedora

In Colombia, Vive La Revolucion Emprendedora

The 'lean startup' movement heads to South America, where teams of entrepreneurs in Bogota are learning how to build scalable business models, writes serial entrepreneur Bob Dorf.
Crisscrossing the Globe In the Name of Entrepreneurship

Crisscrossing the Globe In the Name of Entrepreneurship

New programs to help emerging-market entrepreneurs cater to global consumers sprout up abroad -- and in the U.S.
How to Create a Multilingual Website

How to Create a Multilingual Website

What to consider when creating multilingual websites to attract international customers.
Dell's Women's Entrepreneur Network Heads to Turkey?

Dell's Women's Entrepreneur Network Heads to Turkey?

Why the computer giant has set its sights on women entrepreneurs -- and what it hopes to accomplish in Istanbul this June.
How Silicon Valley's Glow Shines Beyond Its Borders

How Silicon Valley's Glow Shines Beyond Its Borders

To highlight Global Entrepreneurship Week, we took a look at how international entrepreneurs are starting to reel in Silicon-Valley-sized investments.
A Hard Look at Global Entrepreneurship (Opinion)

A Hard Look at Global Entrepreneurship (Opinion)

At a forum on young entrepreneurship, a more complex vision for what starting up is like for people in countries outside the U.S.
StearClear Gives Customers a Safe Lift Home

StearClear Gives Customers a Safe Lift Home

A designated-driver franchise that utilizes smartphone technology.
Are Immigrant Business Owners Driving U.S. Growth? (Infographic)

Are Immigrant Business Owners Driving U.S. Growth? (Infographic)

Nearly one in five small-business owners in America is an immigrant. Here's a look at where they are finding success.
Going Global: Where Obama, Romney Stand on Trade

Going Global: Where Obama, Romney Stand on Trade

In the U.S., exporting and improved trade relations have become economic bright spots for small-business owners. We look at each candidate's global views.
One Ecommerce Tool Makes Doing Business Internationally Easier

One Ecommerce Tool Makes Doing Business Internationally Easier

How Gilt Groupe uses FiftyOne to help manage overseas currencies, taxes and more.
Tech Tools That Make Doing Business Internationally Easy

Tech Tools That Make Doing Business Internationally Easy

From shipping to electronic payments to navigating confusing regulations, these services can help companies do business overseas.
Small-Exporter Support Facing Uncertainty

Small-Exporter Support Facing Uncertainty

The charter for the Export-Import Bank is set to expire at the end of May without Congressional action.
The Top Global Franchises of 2011

The Top Global Franchises of 2011

Franchising is exploding in international markets, from Latin America to Asia to Europe and beyond. Here's a look at the franchises leading the worldwide expansion, along with insight on how to succeed on the global stage.
Six Tips for Taking Your Franchise Global

Six Tips for Taking Your Franchise Global

Is your goal world domination? Here's advice on how to make your business concept a success outside the U.S.
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