Smart ideas for doing business internationally. Expanding into international trade may seem daunting. But doing business overseas doesn’t have to be overwhelming, as long as you work closely with experts and employ a few simple tools. Why look beyond U.S. borders? Opportunity: According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, fewer than 1% of U.S. companies
Author Sunni Brown offers a refreshing way to cut through information clutter. At first glance, Sunni Brown’s fascinating work, The Doodle Revolution, seems to be all fun and games, from its sunny yellow cover, square shape reminiscent of children’s books and playful writing style. After all, who really takes doodling seriously? Well, Brown, for one.
Learn effective ways to bring these roadblocks under control. In today’s connected business world, distraction is par for the course. It can be external (ringing phones, talkative colleagues), internal (that urge to check your email or social-media account) or—the most insidious of all—emotional, such as worry, anger or frustration about things that are beyond your
Your year-end celebration should be an extension of a supportive, friendly culture. The end of the year is approaching, and you want to show your staff some appreciation with a party for a job well done. But the standard holiday office party is a double-edged sword. Done right, it can be a wonderful way to
Author Marilyn Nissenson’s excellent biography of the trailblazing newspaper magnate. There’s not much in Dorothy Schiff’s background to suggest her destiny as a dynamic and powerful newspaper publisher: The heiress of a banking fortune, she flunked out of Bryn Mawr and traveled in New York’s most rarefied social circles. But an interest in liberal Democratic