Quoting Mr. Justin Trudeau, the Prime Minister of Canada, during the APEC Summit last month, November, 2016, held in Lima, Peru: “We need to think beyond the United States and engage with Mexico in a positive way and engage beyond Mexico to Latin and South America. These are the things that I think are exciting about… Read More Canada: The entry point into the North American market for Startups and businesses of Latin America
The Brazil Business published an article that tries to answer some of the most common questions posed by many foreigners who come to Brazil, and want to stay longer, and one question includes – How can I find a job here? Also stated in this article: “With the interdependence growing between nations worldwide, it’s becoming more… Read More Jobs for Non-Portuguese Speakers in Brazil
The company Giants “was founded specifically to address the needs of entrepreneurs to help create and manage highly effective business ecosystems – driving growth and profitability. Helping you and your network take off!” Both Giants and Occasio International Advisory Services (Occasio) are working together to help provide innovative and practical tools, along with personalized training programs… Read More They Will be Giants -Developing and Strengthening your Business Ecosystem
ZDNet describes how fast the IT sector in Brazil is growing, stating it could “reach 8.8 percent growth this year and generate about $54,6 billion in investments, according to research.” Also mentioned in the article – “Separate research from Frost & Sullivan predicts that the Brazilian cloud computing market should see a jump in market revenues from… Read More Brazil IT sector to grow 8.8 percent in 2016
The LatAm Startups Conference 3.0 took place in Mexico City, Mexico, from October 12-14, organized by LatAm Startups and several key partners and sponsors. It was a huge success, with participants and speakers coming from all over the Latin America region and Canada. To see more details about the event, the speakers, videos presented, and… Read More LatAm Startups Conference 3.0! Connecting Canadian and Latin American Startup Ecosystems!
The Guardian newspaper online serves as a great source of news and information regarding countries all over the world. The Brazil section in particular, covers a mix of news on politics, business and cultural curiosities about the country. We highly recommend you subscribe to the website, and continue learning more about Brazil and all the updates… Read More Brazil section in The Guardian newspaper online – Read and learn more about Brazil!
The Brazil Business explains further in this article how “it is very common to hear foreign business owners saying that the workforce in Brazil is very expensive. This is true, but not because Brazilian people make a lot of money, but because there are many other costs related to hiring and employment.” The article highlights more… Read More 7 Things to Consider Before Hiring in Brazil
TechinBrazil shares some insights on “one of the most popular options for e-commerce payments in Brazil. In this article we (TechinBrazil) will provide an overview of the main characteristics and integration of online debit payments.” Some of the main topics addressed in the article, include: Summary of Online Debit Payments Online Debit in Comparison to Boleto… Read More Online Debit Payment for E-commerce in Brazil
The Brazil Business highlights in a fun and serious note, the realities of doing business in Brazil. The article states,”In a world of increasing appreciation for cross-cultural competence, it is imperative to adapt to new cultures. Brazilians have a unique manner of handling things, that can surprise unprepared foreigners. This article will enlighten you about the… Read More The Brazilian way of doing things – what is the “jeitinho brasileiro”?
The Brazil Business describes how “to understand Brazilian addresses, explaining abbreviations, how to send letters and how to read or write an address on a business card, for example.” It also mentions that it’s no “different for business travellers or for a foreigner moving to another country. This article aims to explain the Brazilian address structure. To… Read More Understanding Brazilian Addresses