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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How to Work with an Interpreter

When working with people who speak other languages, hand gestures can only communicate so much.  To truly understand what the person is saying, you need a qualified interpreter who can facilitate the conversation.  A professional interpreter has hours of..

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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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June International Holidays 2018

To many June signifies the start of Summer, although the season doesn’t officially start till the Summer Solstice which falls on June 21 this year.  Americans are not the only ones who celebrate the onset of Summer. In the countries of Finland and Sweden,..

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April International Holidays 2018

In the United States April signals the start of a new season, and in the northeast where Rapport International is based, the blooming of nature – “April showers bring May flowers”. April also signals the start of a new year for people in South and..

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Spanish Advertising in the US Fuel for Sales Growth

One of the fastest growing segments of consumers in the US consists of non-English and limited-English speakers. Overlooking these growing populations, or not speaking to these personas in their native languages, limits a company's reach and cuts the..

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March International Holidays 2018

I often look at the calendar in March and think, wow, there’s not a lot of holidays this month. But looking at the list of international celebrations below, I see this isn’t really the case when you have a global perspective.

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February International Holidays - 2018

Rapport International works with customers who do business internationally or with culturally diverse customers, so we thought it would be beneficial to provide a monthly update of holidays around the world. Each month we feature one holiday and give some..

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December International Holidays 2017

Rapport International works with customers who do business internationally or with culturally diverse customers, so we thought it would be beneficial to provide a monthly update of holidays around the world. Each month we'll feature one holiday and give..

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November International Holidays 2017

Rapport International works with customers who do business internationally or with culturally diverse customers, so we thought it would be beneficial to provide a monthly update of holidays around the world. Each month we'll feature one holiday and give..

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