10 Basics for Smart International Business Behavior

10 Basics for Smart International Business Behavior

Small cultural nuances can loom large in a business setting. While it isn’t practical to cover all of the standard practices of every world culture here, the 10 guidelines below will make you a welcome guest and business partner no matter where in the world your next meeting takes you.

1. Always err on the side of formality. For example, don’t use first names in business dealings until you are given permission to do so.

2. Keep jokes to a min

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