CANADIAN IMMIGRANTS: TO EXPORT & IMPORT OR NOT?

Toronto, Oct 21-22, 2013. Igor Chigrin, Export&Import Consultant from Win Global Partners, was invited as a speaker to the Leaders Roundtable on Immigration and Entrepreneurship organised by the Conference Board of Canada, the independent, not-for-profit applied research organization which conducts, publishes, and disseminates research, does economic forecasting and analysis. (more…)

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Inaugural Event Honours Newcomers

Recognizes and supports new Canadians’ business efforts It was an impressive group of business leaders and immigrant entrepreneurs who came together to celebrate the inaugural Most Promising Immigrant Entrepreneur Award winners of Connect Legal. Paul Sy, senior manager, client strategies, Royal Bank of Canada; Imtiaz Seyid, VP, South Asian and Middle East markets, Royal Bank...

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10 QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE EXPANDING OVERSEAS

Deciding when to go global is a tough call for entrepreneurs. They may be tempted by opportunities in hot markets like China, India or Brazil, but could risk venturing abroad before they’re fully prepared. “Many companies expand too quickly,” says Jon Fjeld, executive director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Duke University. While selling overseas extends...

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TOP 4 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN DESIGNING A PROMOTIONAL STRATEGY FOR THE INTERNATIONAL MARKET – Part 1

Aside from the cultural considerations when planning a promotional strategy, companies need to be aware of the regulatory and legal requirements in their selected target markets. Regulations and requirements can affect many things from how you use media advertising for your marketing campaigns, the ways you design and label your products for international sale, and...

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