People who know I work frequently in Mexico ask me about safety there given the much-reported on violence and the economic outlook for our southern neighbor. In BusinessWeek April 20 edition, there was an article of great interest if you also wonder about the risk of doing business in Mexico. The article is entitled Business … Read More.
It seems that a conversation I had with a writer from the U.S. State Dept. at the Forum worked its way into an article. Here it is: http://www.america.gov/st/econ-english/2008/August/20080819174627xeneerg0.5405847.html?CP.rss=true 19 August 2008 Forum Encourages Latin American Colleges to Add Business Courses Americas Competitiveness Forum also offers networking opportunities By Eric GreenStaff Writer Atlanta– The United … Read More.
Have you noticed the sporadic articles popping up in periodicals and articles that suggest "rethinking" the mass exodus of manufacturing facilities to China and other far away places? These articles suggest that while labor is prevalent and less expensive in those places, that in many cases there is a strategic advantage for people in the Americas to … Read More.