Having employees with so-called hard skills is valuable because they find solutions to technical problems. However, crises or unexpected situations are solved through a combination of these and soft skills, which are related to emotions.
There are numerous reasons why a firm might decide to sell its products on the international market. This is no easy task, and like any business initiative, it requires training and preparation to be a success.
Those of us who work in the world of international trade know that we operate in a highly competitive market where the slightest gain in the time it takes to design, manufacture, or ship goods can be key to getting a buyer to choose our product.
International Business Alliances (link in Spanish) applied in response to a business opportunity to sell Uruguayan products to the Costa Rican company Grupo Britt.
A webinar created by the ConnectAmericas team focuses on exporting to Asian markets and includes specific examples and success stories.
The operation of the ProCórdoba Agency and success stories from this province.
How local industries, especially SMEs, can leverage new forms of energy to create jobs.
An exclusive report from the research team at ConnectAmericas argues that Latin America is a solution to China’s limited natural resources.
According to an exclusive document drafted by ConnectAmericas, China’s role in global business has been rising steadily in recent decades. This constitutes an enormous opportunity for products and services from Latin America and the Caribbean.
Different studies show that women use social networking sites more than men and spend more time on them.
The differences, advantages, and perspectives women in leadership positions bring and their impact on organizations, according to two experts on the matter.
Broadband can help companies who are targeting the base of the population pyramid to improve the effectiveness of their operations and their services to their clients. Companies that started using broadband in their operations increased their productivity by 10% on average, according to the McKinsey Global Institute.
Find out which services or industrial processes the Internet of Things (IoT) can help make more efficient.
The manufacturing, storage and sales processes can be improved with advances in robotics.
The TPP concentrates 40% of the global economy and 11% of the population. Twelve countries participate, led by the United States and Japan.
Learn more about this city, seat of Outsource2LAC 2015, the most influential summit in the region.
Improvements in competitiveness could lead to stronger and more profitable firms.
Most countries in Latin America and the Caribbean could improve their integration into the global trade system by incorporating a certain degree of processing and differentiation into their products.
Exporting generates twice the chance of success as operating solely in the domestic market, according to a study conducted by IHS Global Insight and DHL Express. Learn the main reasons you should give exporting a try and discover how to start putting your export plan together.
Women improve productivity, adapt better to changes, and make up a more stable workforce.
This report analyzes the difficulties experienced by Argentina’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) when it comes to access to credit.
Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) have great potential to develop creative industries through innovation and as a result of their cultural heritage. The Orange Economy focuses on investing in new capabilities, and attracting and nurturing talent.