We recently wrote about the upcoming visit of Mr. Robert Kim Wilson, the Co-Founder of the company TLC Mind, based in San Francisco, to Brazil in late August and early September this year. He brought with him a proposal of an innovative model of creating, developing and more effectively strengthening one’s own business ecosystem in… Read More Strengthening the Brazilian Entrepreneurial Ecosystem through the “Purpose-Driven Business Ecosystem” model.
Will the taxi drivers in Rio really learn enough English to help improve the communication barriers that still exist for many in this city? We hope so, and also for the continued self-development and learning opportunities of these drivers. English would be a great skill for them to have regardless. A fun article about what… Read More Rio 2016 call on taxi drivers to sign-up for online English language courses
TechinBrazil provides a useful and fun list of apps that you can download and use while you come to Brazil for travel or business purposes. The article is in Portuguese, but it highlights apps in the following areas: – Transportation … Read More 100+ Brazilian Apps to download on your phone!
An article – written in a fun and general manner – produced by the HUFF POST, describes the different ways that Brazil can teach the world about living better. Some of these include: Happiness is a priority – and a policy Celebration is a way of life Brazilians get in their exercise Brazilians surround themselves… Read More What Brazil Can Teach The World About Living Well
Gabriela Castro Fontoura, the Director of Sunny Sky Solutions, writes great articles about doing business in Latin America. We encourage you to read them below: 5 truths of business meetings in Latin America “If you’re planning a meeting, remember that Latin Americans are very sociable and face-to-face meetings are important to us – do value them… Read More What you need to know about business meetings, market research and general knowledge about doing business in Latin America.
TechinBrazil presents a very interesting article on the trends and potential business opportunities that do exist from the online habits of children in Brazil. As mentioned in the article, “Brazilian children are largely present on social networks and are just as engaged with the internet as young users from other countries.” Also, that “recently released data… Read More Online Habits of Children in Brazil
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?