Monday, December 20, 2010

A Checklist for Going Global

Before you take the first step to expanding your business internationally, you might consider the following.

Checklist for going global

And here's another helpful article I wrote in 2006:  Twenty Essential Factors to Consider Before Going Global

Posted by:  The Global Small Business Blog


Ray said...

Thanks for passing along this list. I love that product qusality is number one. Why take a product worldwide, if it is a bad product and will not benefit anyone?

Eddie Barnes said...

I agree, Ray. So many small businesses have dreams of going global, but they don't take the time to develop and perfect their products or services. And that goes along with number two on the list. Business owners may think their product or service is great, but they need to be flexible and open-minded enough to listen to the opinions of international customers as well. Sometimes, change is necessary.