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My 2nd e-book is now available on Amazon going global international interviews on finance and management,. the 2nd in a series of going global international interviews e-books. It contains interviews with investment bankers, venture capitalists, investors, & financial executives on how they are investing in & financing their operations in international markets, such as Africa, Canada, China, France, Germany, Japan, and the rest of the world. Specific industries covered are manufacturing, consumer goods distribution, mutual funds, and temporary services. Interviewees are from large organizations, such as the Federal Reserve Bank, Manpower, & Morningstar, as well as small companies like Chicago Pacific Capital Investors, Madison Capital Partners, Opportunity International, Origin Ventures, RPX Group, Scott Lang & Co., Technomic Asia, and World Business Chicago. Give the gift of international business in the new year. The 1st edition focused on worldwide expansion, while future editions will focus on technology, & outsourcing. I'm also working on making them available in other e-book formats in addition to Amazon's Kindle.

The guys @ Midwest Business have finally come to their senses & kick-started my "going global" columns again. They're starting up this month & should be running on 1st & 3rd Mondays. They even found a sponsor, so be sure to check it out & patronize them.

this month's entries on the "going global" international business blog

international technology market summaries published this past month

international events taking place this upcoming month

going global international interviews can now be heard as podcasts on the gata website on your media player or on itunes

Interview with Geoffrey Kasselman founder & president of Op2mize on

  • part 1 research findings from his National Assn. of Realtors sponsored trip to Asia
  • part 2 security advancements & technology durability in Asia

Jobs with an international non-profit organization-awhile ago I interviewed John Kamperschroer of Opportunity International (part 1, part 2, part 3). After he received my last newsletter, he requested that I make readers aware of opportunities with Opportunity International. Here they are: http://search10.smartsearchonline.com/opportunityintl/jobs/process_jobsearch.asp

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November, 2008- new e-book, Canadians in Chicago, portfolio diversification?, European constitution, Molex in Asia, German green builders, Indonesian investment blogs, Austria/Hong Kong tech sums, Opp Intl podcasts
October, 2008-Global Cities, Osaka. Japan, Austrians, Brits, inbound investment, wimax, Goolsbee, McD's blogs, Ireland & Indonesia tech sums, Daitan Labs podcasts
September, 2008-German wages, Romanian energy, gdp?, Nigerian investment, Italian dinner, Poland-Nato, Australia & Italy market sums, Interpro Translations podcast
August, 2008-Motorola & VisaNow podcasts, Beijing diffs, $, Chicago Olympics?, intl mktg budget survey, website localization, public trans, free trade?, happy Chicagoans, US-Africa forum, OPIC, S. Africa/Taiwan mk
July , 2008-Navteq & World Business Chicago podcasts, Biotech event sum & other blog rants, Peru & Romania tech mkt sums, couple of upcoming events
June, 2008-Exim Bank column, Sportvision & Proto Group podcasts, blogs: Cgo Human Cap & Global Engagement, US in Europe, Hong Kong/Zhaoqing, Silk Road, B'ham, Italy Mfg., Singapore & Turkey mkt. sums
May, 2008-S Pazol on m2m, S Lang on intl M&A, foreign students in IL, China-India Panel, Poland forum, Indian sourcing/investment, Euronext, British conference, visiting Peruvians, Mexico & Isreal tech sums
April, 2008-work/volunteer abroad, foreign correspondents, US IP, Dutch in Chicago, Jeff Sachs, Global US education?, Argentina/UK tech sums, A Arora, Cgo Ent Ctr on outsourcing
March, 2008-Daydream Believers, German insurance, Robert Reich, Romanians, Israeli IT, Samantha Power, Austan Goolsbee, Atlantic Canadians, European Patent Changes, George Deeb & John Janowiak podcasts, France & China
February, 2008-US-India Summit, MEFTA, fugitive denim, Intl/EU tax update, podcasts, intl events, Netherlands & Russia tech market updates, more Seth
January, 2008-eastern Europe outsourcing, Brazil & India tech summaries, intl biz blog, Seth Godin

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