International Business Etiquette Tips
June 18, 2014 by

35 tips for success when business meetings take you to new countries.

Expanding your company or respective business to overseas relations can be an exciting endeavour, most likely signifying success for your business. However, before heading into that meeting in Japan, Germany or India, it’s always a good idea to do a little research on the local customs to avoid offending any of your new clients or business partners.

For example, while witty banter may be acceptable in North American meetings, humour is considered inappropriate in Germany. For more tips such as this, check out today’s infographic from Zendesk, the Quick Guide to Going Global, which provides 35 tips for 10 different countries around the world. This business etiquette guide will help ensure that you remain respectful and that your behaviour is viewed as culturally appropriate when at your next international meeting.

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