News and Articles About International business
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.
Beyond the U.S., these are the places you'll find financial and other support for innovation in technology.
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.
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.
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.
The author of 'Selling to China' offers advice for American entrepreneurs eager to do business in China, the worldâs second-largest economy.
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.
Cargo insurance can be confusing, but it pays to know these basics to avoid devastating losses.
How 31-year-old Joe Poulin bootstrapped Luxury Retreats, the villa-rental company he founded as a teenager.
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.
New programs to help emerging-market entrepreneurs cater to global consumers sprout up abroad -- and in the U.S.
What to consider when creating multilingual websites to attract international customers.
Why the computer giant has set its sights on women entrepreneurs -- and what it hopes to accomplish in Istanbul this June.
To highlight Global Entrepreneurship Week, we took a look at how international entrepreneurs are starting to reel in Silicon-Valley-sized investments.
At a forum on young entrepreneurship, a more complex vision for what starting up is like for people in countries outside the U.S.
A designated-driver franchise that utilizes smartphone technology.
Nearly one in five small-business owners in America is an immigrant. Here's a look at where they are finding success.
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.
How Gilt Groupe uses FiftyOne to help manage overseas currencies, taxes and more.
From shipping to electronic payments to navigating confusing regulations, these services can help companies do business overseas.
The charter for the Export-Import Bank is set to expire at the end of May without Congressional action.
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.
Is your goal world domination? Here's advice on how to make your business concept a success outside the U.S.