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Doing Business in Brazil: Advice and Resources

Doing Business in Brazil: Advice and Resources

Have you considered expanding to other countries? Perhaps doing business in Brazil? If so, we have the perfect event for you.

The Economist will be hosting a two-day event online for entrepreneurs and business owners seeking opportunities for conducting business in Brazil and moving into that’s country’s economic market. The aptly titled event, Doing Business in Brazil, will take place on December 14th – 15th, 2010...

Five Things President Obama Can Do Now to Improve U.S.-Brazil Relations

The election of Dilma Rousseff as Brazil's first woman to drape Brazil's presidential sash offers President Obama a second chance to improve bilateral relations. Timing is everything. While it seemed that Presidents Lula and Obama hit it off wonderfully, their public gestures were not accompanied by any substantive results...


Five Things President Obama Can Do Now to Improve U.S.-Brazil Relations


Indian Football: Interview with Ron Sanyal, a coach | SportsKeeda

Indian Football: Interview with Ron Sanyal, a coach | SportsKeeda

Indian Football: Interview with Ron Sanyal, Induan, a FIFA coach, living in the US and inspred by Brazilian Football (soccer).


What is the “ special thing “ about Brazilian soccer which makes it stand apart from the rest of the world?

Ron Sanyal : It is the Soccer culture deeply rooted in their DNA’s. They have a science and infrastructure to support & promote the pool of profession level players. In other words, the Brazilian community sees this as an ticket out of poverty and enjoying the affluent life. They start early at young age and are selected in a Soccer club for potential rising stars. They are well taken care of by the club including a little stipend.

Gringoes Reinforcing Stereotypes of Brazilians

Gringoes

Reinforcing Stereotypes of Brazilians

By Stephen Thompson
May 30, 2010
An interesting article appeared in last week‘s China Daily, mouthpiece of China‘s Communist party. In it, Alessandro Teixeira, Commissioner General of the Brazilian Pavillion at the Shanghai Expo, talks about his plans for two festivals of soccer, drumming and carnival which he says "summarises our culture in the best way". Brazil, he says, is aiming to "reinforce stereotypes" about its people and passions rather than engaging complex rebranding. I will not waste time criticising this kind of attitude, I would rather quote a comment on the China Daily website. Posted by "A Brazilian" it says:... to read more go to Gringoes

GlobalAtlanta.com | Brazil

GlobalAtlanta.com Brazil
With Brazil hosting two of the world's largest sporting events, the 2014 World Cup soccer tournament and the 2016 Summer Olympics, the nation's ambassador to the United States paid a visit to Delta Air Lines Inc. headquarters May 19 seeking more flights...

Workshop: "Latin American Market Solutions: Navigating Security, Negotiation, and Supply Chain Issues"

Workshop: "Latin American Market Solutions: Navigating Security, Negotiation, and Supply Chain Issues"

Tom Reaoch will speak at the event in Austin Texas. “Reaching Your Target Market.” How small and medium sized companies can penetrate markets in Brazil and how they can leverage small and médium sized companies in Brazil to build their distribution network.

Talk 2 Brazil Guest Attila Andrade, Jr. Brazilian jurist and founder of the Brazilian law firm Advocacia Attila De Souza Leao Andrade Jr

Listen toTalk 2 Brazil Guest Attila Andrade, Jr. Brazilian jurist and founder of the Brazilian law firm Advocacia Attila De Souza Leao Andrade Jr. Expertise in corporate law and foreign investment in Brazil. Doctorate of Juristic Science (J.S.D.) Yale Law School Author of “Guidelines on Brazil's Foreign Investment Law” is the Brazilian government's official book on foreign investment law. Visiting Professor at The University of Miami School of Law, talks of his presentation at the recent Brazil Means Business Symposium in Amsterdam as well as Brazil’s “PAC” infra structure investment programs.


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Talk 2 Brazil Guest Maxine McClellan is the Executive Director of OrbiFish and creator of Minas International .

Listen to Talk 2 Brazil Guest Maxine McClellan is the Executive Director of OrbiFish and creator of Minas International . Here Maxine talks about Business Development in Belo Horizonte and the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil.




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Talk 2 Brazil Guest Ms. Arcie Jordan, attorney and partner at Jackson Walker L.L.P, Austin, Texas

Listen to Talk 2 Brazil Guest Ms. Arcie Jordan, attorney and partner at Jackson Walker L.L.P, Austin, Texas. Her practice encompasses international, transactional, transportation, trade and immigration matters. Arcie Jordan was part of the State of Texas Business Delegation led by the First Lady, Mrs. Anita Perry in a recent visit to Brazil. Here Arcie talks about Business between Texas and Brazil.


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Talk 2 Brazil Guest William “Bill” Pawley, Founder of the English Club Brazil

Listen to Talk 2 Brazil Guest William “Bill” Pawley, Born in London, many times around the world, Founder of the English Club Brazil, author of the book The Chocolate Frog Sailors. Bill has experience as a marine engineer, an executive, a playwright and actor here he talks about Why Brazil? Why English?


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Talk 2 Brazil Guest Suzana B. Rodrigues, Professor of International Business

Listen to Talk 2 Brazil Guest Suzana B. Rodrigues, is Professor of International Business and Organization at the Department of Strategic Management and Business Environment, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Netherlands. In Brazil she is Professor of Universidade FUMEC, in Belo Horizonte. Suzana received her PhD from the University of Bradford Management Centre, UK for a study of strategic decision making in British companies.


Suzana talks about her upcoming presentation at the “Brazil Means Business Symposium” in Amsterdam, as well as Business in Brazil from the UK and Dutch perspective.

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Business leader wants Brazil to monitor Rio 2016 construction - SI.com - Olympics

Business leader wants Brazil to monitor Rio 2016 construction - SI.com - Olympics

Talk 2 Brazil Guest Michael Nicklas, Founder and Managing Director of SocialSmart Ventures

Talk 2 Brazil Guest Michael Nicklas, Founder and Managing Director of SocialSmart Ventures, a fund with offices in New York City and São Paulo that invests in early-stage Brazilian startups in the areas of open source software, e commerce, mobile, and social networking technologies. SocialSmart also maintains http://www.startupi.com.br/, the premier source for Brazilian internet startup intelligence.

Michael has worked for over fifteen years in New York’s Silicon Alley as a technologist, entrepreneur, and angel investor. Michael holds a BA in international relations from American University’s School of International Service and was a Fulbright Fellow at the University of Coimbra in Portugal.

Michael talks on internet growth and investment opportunities in Brazil.

Listen to the interview with Michael Nicklas.



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Brazil leader begins Mid-East tour | Stock Market News - Business & Tech News

Brazil leader begins Mid-East tour Stock Market News - Business & Tech News

THOMAS SHANNON PARTICIPA DO ALMOÇO DE POSSE DO CONSELHO DA AMCHAM

THOMAS SHANNON PARTICIPA DO ALMOÇO DE POSSE DO CONSELHO DA AMCHAM

Thomas Shannon, novo embaixador americano no Brasil, é o convidado de honra do almoço de Posse do Conselho da Amcham (Câmara Americana de Comércio). O encontro será realizado no dia 5 de março, na sede da entidade, em São Paulo e contará com a presença do empresariado brasileiro, dos mais variados setores da economia.

A visita de Shannon é de extrema importância para o estreitamento da relação Brasil/Estados Unidos. “Shannon chega em um momento em que o Brasil assume destaque no cenário internacional e a relação bilateral passa a ter maior complexidade. Certamente, terá muitos desafios pela frente, mas não há dúvidas de que está preparado para a missão”, afirma Gabriel Rico, CEO da Amcham.

O embaixador é considerado um dos maiores especialistas estrangeiros em Brasil e, além disso, ocupou o cargo de subsecretário de Estado Americano para o Hemisfério Ocidental, o mais alto na hierarquia diplomática dos EUA para o território latinoamericano.

Promover um debate construtivo sobre os ganhos de um tratado para evitar a bitributação entre Brasil e Estados Unidos, facilitar o comércio bilateral, defender a inovação e a propriedade intelectual, além de incentivar a cooperação energética entre os dois países são os propósitos da Amcham no que se refere à relação bilateral.

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Diego Remus, Editor Startupi Brazil

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Diego Remus, a communications professional focused on social business strategy and tech innovation. Diego is editor-in-chief for Startupi a blog focused on the world of Brazilian Internet software startups. The Startupi objective is to encourage the internet startup market in Brazil by making news and information available to entrepreneurs and potential investors. Startupi is itself a startup and is funded by SocialSmart, a US-based venture fund focused on Latin America with emphasis on Brazil.

LISTEN to the interview with Diego Remus.

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Mayara Fagundes, Executive producer of the Brazil Means Business Symposium

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Mayara Fagundes, Executive producer of the Brazil Means Business Symposium, to be held in Amsterdam. This event is geared to Dutch and other EU region entrepreneurs, SMEs, and technology start-ups that would like to do business in Brazil. It counts with the support of the Brazilian Embassy in The Hague as well as private and public sector partners in Brazil and Holland.

Listen to the interview.

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Dan Schawbel, Personal Branding Expert

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Dan Schawbel, Personal Branding Expert, Author of the best selling career book Me 2.0 , founder of the Personal Branding Blog®, talks about latest post, Why Personal Branding is Essential for Networking and much more.

Talk 2 Brazil interviewed Dan Schawbel Personal Branding Expert live on LA Talk Radio 


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Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Sylvia Wachsner Organic Produce Specialist

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Sylvia Wachsner, Born in Ecuador, studied at Harvard Business School, Director of SNA Sociedade Nacional de Agricultura in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Head of the entity’s agribusiness incubator, the only one in Brazil focused in organic produce. Sylvia Wachsner is a Director Harvard Business School Club in Brazil, Board Member the Banco da Mulher, Rio de Janeiro , and has received the Uma das dez Mulheres do Ano (Top Ten Women) and Cidadão do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (Citizen of the State of Rio de Janeiro) distinctions.



Listen to the Sylvia Wachsner interview 


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Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Guilhermo Coelho, Professional Dog Trainer Adestrador Amigo

Talk 2 Brazil Talk Radio guest Guilhermo Coelho, Canine Specialist and Professional Dog Trainer know in Brazil as the Adestrador Amigo. Here he talks about training and the growing pet care market in Brazil.

He has trained hundreds of dogs and now Guilhermo Coelho runs an online dog training course in the Portuguese language, the first in Brazil and Portugal and he is also a columnist on the E magazine PetMag UOL Portal where he offers weekly articles on dog training.
His website is http://www.adestradoramigo.com/  His training program is also called called Adestrador Amigo.

Listen to the interview with Guilhermo Coelho

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