Business Etiquette

Ramadan: A Quick Guide to the Month of Fasting!

Ramadan: A Quick Guide to the Month of Fasting!

Thursday June 18th, 2015 marks the start of the month of Ramadan, celebrated by 1.6 billion Muslims worldwide. You likely have clients, business partners or colleagues who are celebrating and so you may have some questions about what it’s all about. If you would like some basic background about the month, were wondering why Ramadan […]

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On June 17, 2015, posted in: Articles, Business Etiquette, Cross-Cultural Articles by

Translating business cards – time and money saving tips

If it is your first time dealing with typesetting foreign language business cards, you may start out thinking it is a simple task. So did we. Later we learned that without proper preparation and accessible information, it can turn out to be a very time consuming job with changes and changes following initial layout and translation. After many trials and errors, we have summarized the lessons we learned here for you.

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On August 12, 2010, posted in: Business Etiquette by

One-On-One Japanese Business Etiquette

If you are traveling to Japan on business it is very important to have business cards created, or as they are called in Japan, meishi. Not only are they a useful tool to identify you and your company, but they can also provide additional information for your Japanese counterparts, such as any professional memberships or associations you may be involved in.

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On August 12, 2010, posted in: Business Etiquette by