Commerce in another country is always tricky, but the Asian continent offer opportunities tough to ignore. Doing business in Japan means you must adjust to a different culture, adhere to a new set of rules and deal with the language barrier. Japan has the third largest economy in the world, and they do roughly 5.9 trillion dollars worth of business each year. That makes Japan prime real estate when looking to start an enterprise or expand your company’s international interests.
If you are the owner of a small to medium sized business, you may find that you have less time to carry out menial tasks as it grows. One such task is managing the mail, and how it is delivered. While heading out to the nearest Australia Post centre may seem like a fairly small task, having to do so with several letters and parcels can soon turn it into a big one. By using a courier mail service, you will be able to save time in terms of staff hours, and money in terms of delivery costs.
Customer service is found in many nations, in every corner of the world, and in all shapes and sizes, from banks of customer service agents for multi-national brands to the single man operating in the marketplace. We’ve taken a look at some recent interesting stories of customer service excellence.
The European Union is a huge market and one that any international business has to take seriously. It is one of the largest free trade areas in the World and with approximately 500 million potential customers, offers a huge potential.
When it comes to the economy in Australia mining has always played a vital role. Australia has seen times when mining kept its colonies from going bankrupt. They mined silver and then later on mined copper back in the 1840′s. From Gold and Silver to Natural Gas, Uranium, and much more, minerals have been crucial [...]
Iran has repeatedly been in the news recently as a result of its apparent nuclear threat. Of course, the Western Asian nation has repeatedly been at the forefront of news on the western campaign against terror. Indeed, when you think of Iran, it’s difficult to look past the media-driven campaign of hatred that it suffers, at least to a certain extent, legitimately.
Business travel allows individuals to meet with international colleagues, gain an understanding of the economy and opportunities as well as visiting different countries throughout the world. Switzerland is one of the world’s largest financial centres making it an ideal business travel destination.
Thinking of moving to a new country to start over? Work experience abroad will guarantee career progression, not to mention broadening your horizons, the opportunity to learn new languages, visit exotic lands and live out of your comfort zone. Well, it is not such a bad thing after all. We have compiled a list of countries that expats can live the adventurous life and save on their taxes as a bonus. Each one is diverse and different from the other. Pick one that suits you.
There are a large number of resources available to prospective business owners. Many formal requirements need to be put in place before you can begin a business, so ensure you do your research and look up Government services dedicated to help you create the business you want. This can be an exciting time, but just make sure you take the right steps towards achieving your goal.
The economy in China is booming, and with it, the appetite of its citizens for not just the basics of life, but for its luxuries too. One of these luxuries is jewelry, an industry that is growing from strength to strength on a consistent basis. Hong Kong has been a huge influence in building the desire for fashionable and upscale jewelry among the Chinese people, but a new city has emerged as the capital of the jewelry trade.