How to bargain in Brazil – and how does tipping work in the country?

Another two great articles written by The Brazil Business describes the cultural of doing business in Brazil. The first talks about how to bargain in Brazil, and breaks it down into several parts of the bargaining experience. The article mentions, “Brazilian economists advise that the consumer should always try to bargain without being ashamed. The store will only… Read More How to bargain in Brazil – and how does tipping work in the country?

Brazilian Capitals with Best Internet Connection

The Brazil Business wrote a great article that describes the current realities of the internet connectivity in some of Brazil’s major cities.  This is always important for businesses to know because it can directly and indirectly affect its productivity and work processes. Mentioned in the article: “Brazil has a huge territory and covering it with… Read More Brazilian Capitals with Best Internet Connection

Taking Brazilian entrepreneurs and companies to another level!

The companies TLC Mind, Emperia LLC, DDE Comunicação, and Occasio International Advisory Services (Occasio) are working together to improve the performance of entrepreneurial-driven businesses across Brazil. By applying principles rooted in Silicon Valley experience and tested across international markets globally, the suite of products and services focuses on developing exceptional business ecosystems for its clients and partners. Mr.… Read More Taking Brazilian entrepreneurs and companies to another level!

Rio State Boosts Partnership with American Chamber of Commerce

An article on The Rio Times highlights the importance of the commercial ties and partnership between Brazil and the United States. “Strengthening commercial ties between Brazil and the United States is one of the main goals of the new board of the American Chamber of Commerce in Rio de Janeiro (AmCham Rio), according to Rio’s state press.”… Read More Rio State Boosts Partnership with American Chamber of Commerce

Understanding Tech Penetration In Latin America

Latin America itself “represents close to 20% of Facebook’s user base,” and “Brazil and Mexico accounted for 70 million users or a whopping 38 percent of its user base,” for the Whatsapp app.  “With only 10 percent of the worldwide Internet audience, and less than 9 percent of the gross world product, Latin America could… Read More Understanding Tech Penetration In Latin America