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The International Entrepreneur ? Wanted: Higher Revenue Growth in Multinational Companies

Growth, Multinational Companies, International Trade

Have you ever started your own company? Many of us learned that to be successful in getting that fledgling firm to take flight we had to pour copious amounts of time, energy and resources into building its wings. We likely had to keep tweaking the wing design until we finally figured out the right business […]

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips on the Netherlands: an Interview with Dutch Business Coach, Roland van Leusden

This week?s interview is about one of my favorite business cultures – the Netherlands. Experienced sales professional, business coach, and entrepreneur Roland van Leusden shares his perspective of?how the Dutch business culture helps make the Netherlands such an international business powerhouse despite its relative size. What do you see as unique cultural characteristics of the […]

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips from France: an Interview with Omar-Pierre Soubra

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips from France: an Interview with Omar-Pierre SoubraThis week?s business cultural interview takes us to France! Omar-Pierre Soubra shares his insights on how to navigate parts of French culture. What do you see as unique cultural characteristics of France’s culture that are reflected in France’s business culture? I will sound […]

The International Entrepreneur ? Leading a Multicultural Team

The International Entrepreneur ? Leading a Multicultural Team As entrepreneurs, we are told that the skills and experience of our core team members determines our ability to capitalize as well as succeed in our new ventures. We are also told that it is vital to have diversity. This week?s blog is about leadership style, which […]

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips on Sudan: An Interview with Sudanese native Tajelsir Almutkassi

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips on Sudan: An Interview with Sudanese native Tajelsir Almutkassi This week?s cultural tips on Sudan come to us from international business expert, Tajelsir Almutkassi. Taj originally is from Sudan?s capital of Khartoum. Taj has an American MBA and specializes in marketing. While Taj has worked in various parts of […]

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips on Uruguay: Insights from Uruguayan & International Business Consultant, Gabriela Castro-Fontoura

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips on Uruguay: Insights from Uruguayan & International Business Consultant, Gabriela Castro-Fontoura This week, I am featuring enterprising Uruguay. This is a country often overshadowed by its much larger neighboring countries: Brazil and Argentina. As?entrepreneurs we are always looking for opportunities overlooked by?larger competitors. Uruguay is?a member of of free […]

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips from Israel: Insights from Arlene Marom in Tel Aviv

The International Entrepreneur ? Cultural Tips from Israel: Insights from Arlene Marom in Tel Aviv Image via Wikipedia This week kicks off a series on cultural insights from professionals engaged daily in cross-border business. Born in the U.S., Arlene Marom is a long-time Israeli resident and international marketing professional. I am grateful to Arlene for […]

The International Entrepreneur: Environmental Impact of Globalization

The International Entrepreneur: Environmental Impact of Globalization

Is expanding into overseas markets going to hurt the environment? This question was raised recently to me by a CEO/founder/entrepreneur. The answer is: it depends how you conduct your business.