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Some tips to help you facing your business trip to Colombia.

Some tips to help you facing your business trip to Colombia.

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  • Doing Business with Colombia
  • People are quite relaxed and friendly when doing business.
  • Depending on the city, people鈥檚 behavior can change. The coastal residents, for example, are more relaxed than in the capital.
  • But do not expect them to be always on time.
  • They feel enthusiastic about your offers.
  • But it does not mean they will buy.
  • Prefer phone over email to exchange with your collaborators.
  • Religion is a main aspect of the culture. People will most likely refer to it as a benediction.
  • Soccer, music, coffee, women, local cities and food are other important traits of Colombia鈥檚 proud.
  • The way you look is very important. Make sure you are clean and classy.
  • The contact zone is quite close. People like to touch and stand at close distance.
  • When offered a drink, it is better to accept it.
  • Titles are important. Call people by their status (Sir, Doctor, etc.) and names.
  • People also like to talk about personal matters.
  • People are used to ask several questions when greeting. Be kind, reply and ask back.
  • When being close, collaborators often salute with hugs, and one kiss for women.