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When traveling long distances, packing can be a bit overwhelming.  You want to make sure you have everything, but at the same time you don’t want to be dealing with a heavy carryon dashing through the...

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With all of the advances over the past few years in technology, international calling is becoming less expensive and new options for placing calls are popping up every day. This week I outlined how you...

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One of the questions that I get asked by international business travelers is how to avoid the exorbitant roaming charges while traveling.  While this is another one of those “it depends” answers,...

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                  If you’ve ever been in a Mexican grocery or convenience store, you will surely be asked “Te gustaria redondear?”, so what...

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One of the things that mystifies foreigners doing business in Mexico the most is the fact that people are constantly showing up late for meetings or not at all.  For the most part, in the US you’ll...

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Years ago, Western Union used to be the “golden standard” for sending money abroad. Times have changed and so has my opinion of Western Union. I say this because I’ve recently had not...

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When you are moving to a new country, finding a place to live is always a frustrating, challenging experience. Packing the boxes in your home country, deciding what to bring, choosing the right area to...

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I’ve received a number of questions from people who are starting to do business in Mexico or at least trying to and a recurring theme seems to be: I’ve sent several emails and haven’t...

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  An infographic by the team at CouponAudit . ...

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As an international business consultant, I get emails coming across my desk all the time about new products or services that companies are interested in exporting.  While some of them are great, some...