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The International Entrepreneur – On Global Product Marketing

International Entrepreneur - Global Product Marketing

Global Product Marketing is a rapidly evolving field, yet for many growing B2B technology companies a full-time product marketing manager is not yet justifiable full-time position. Still, it?s never too early to begin incorporating product marketing into any B2B company?s approach to product development, sales and marketing messaging, and competitive intelligence. This article focuses on […]

The International Entrepreneur – How to Manage International Ignorance in Business

Mexico City ready for international trade

?Marie? has been traveling frequently between clients in Tucson and nearby Phoenix, Arizona, USA. She works with mid-sized expanding technology companies and has for many years around the globe. But Marie confessed to me that lately she is struck by the lack of interest in and understanding of Mexican markets that sit just minutes or […]

The International Entrepreneur – Advertising and Other B2B Marketing Dinosaurs

Working with technology companies requires developing a strong marketing program that both integrates all marketing channels together and delivers a high value for the investment. But once in a while I still find remnants from a bygone marketing era that just won’t die a natural death. Here are a few dinosaurs that are worth cleaning […]

The International Entrepreneur – Are Foreign Investors the Right Option for Tech Firm Growth?

This past week I developed an itinerary for a Chinese investor’s trip to the U.S. that will take place later this summer. “Helen” is someone I met five years ago in Beijing. She and her investment firm have been highly successful in China working with technology firms spinning off from Chinese state-run enterprises. Helen’s trip […]

The International Entrepreneur: Born Global or No?

The International Entrepreneur: Born Global or No? The drums are beating loudly for technology start-ups to become global companies from inception.