Doing Business Abroad

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Doing Business Abroad

  1. 1. Doing Business Abroad
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>Nowadays it is quite common to travel outside our country to do business, to train or to participate in international meetings. </li></ul><ul><li>And in many cases, many businessmen don't achieve their full potential because they miss important points regarding the cultural aspect of the place that they are visiting. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>Everyone should be aware that we around the world have different approaches and costumes. </li></ul><ul><li>In many cases we are not aware of that and believe that they can fully understand our talking, ideas, jokes and point-of-view. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Important Rules <ul><li>Many cultures, around the world, considerer the silence a precious moment, that should be part of any meetings. </li></ul><ul><li>So, too much talking and laughing could be considered rude. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Important Rules <ul><li>Certain subjects should be avoided during a business or social meetings. </li></ul><ul><li>Talking about our own family and asking questions about other people's family could be considered too nosy. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Business Abroad Main Tips <ul><li>Do a little research about the country that you are going to. </li></ul><ul><li>Talk to people that have been there before and enquiry then about their own opinion about the place and the people. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Business Abroad Main Tips <ul><li>Try to keep yourself to yourself, don't talk too much. Observation in many cases is considered a sign of intelligence. </li></ul><ul><li>Use important expressions, for example: thank you, excuse me and please. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Learn some important words in the native language and use them in many times, showing that you are willing to learn their language. </li></ul><ul><li>Don´t put pressure in anyone. </li></ul>Business Abroad Main Tips
  9. 9. Lico Reis Consultoria & Línguas P rof. Roberto Lico Reis www.licoreis.com [email_address] E-books: www.migre.me/oQ5 Linkedin: www.migre.me/1d9r Twitter: Licoreis

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