December International Holidays 2018

December begins the holiday season for many countries and cultures, with lots of religious and year-end celebrations happening this month. Here is a short list of some of the greetings you may hear around the world:

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"Free" Money for Marketing Translation

New and experienced exporters can apply for grants to assist with creating export specific marketing materials (such as websites and brochures), SEO and translation of the marketing materials. Awards are based on the applicant's ability to increase export..

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November International Holidays 2018

In the United States, when we think of November holidays, the first to come to mind is usually Thanksgiving. Here are a few facts about the modern-day Thanksgiving celebration:

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The State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) 2018-2020

Rapport International is a proud supporter of the STEP Grant program, which provides funds to encourage small businesses to expand into foreign markets.  Read more about the NH program and how to apply by clicking on the image below.

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October International Holidays 2018

For many, the month of October brings up thoughts of costumes, candy and trick-or-treating on Halloween. The Halloween traditions we observe in the U.S. are also practiced in Canada and Ireland. According to the History.com, the modern-day Halloween..

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September International Holidays 2018

To many Americans, Labor Day marks the unofficial end of Summer. Kids go back to school and the summer vacation season comes to an end. Labor Day is a celebration of the labor movement in the US and the contributions that workers have made to the strength,..

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August International Holidays 2018

In the United States, we don’t celebrate any big holidays in the month of August. BUT, we went searching for some obscure holidays and found that in the month of August there are all kinds of things to celebrate. Here are just a few weird holidays you can..

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Conversational Marketing in a Global Online World – Free Webinar August 2nd, 2018

Published Release: https://www.prlog.org/12718262-conversational-marketing-in-global-online-world-free-webinar-august-2nd-2018.html

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July International Holidays 2018

The big celebration in the United States in July is of course, Independence Day, or as many Americans refer to it, the Fourth of July. Americans tend to celebrate our independence by having cookouts with friends and family, watching parades, going to band..

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Don’t be a Pinto – Market-Testing Brand Names and Taglines is a MUST DO When Exporting

When Ford wanted to export and market the Pinto in Brazil, they unfortunately failed to market test the model name. In America, a pinto is a type of horse, but in Brazil ‘pinto’ is slang for male genitals. As you can imagine, the car did not sell well,..

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