If you are a small, domestically owned business interested in exploring potential international markets or are a first time exporter with limited international market experience, then this three-part series is for you.
Modules run Oct. 4, 11 and 18 from 1-4 p.m.
#1 INTRO TO INTERNATIONAL TRADE – Oct. 4
Topics include: export readiness, market selection and research, payment methods and financing.
#2 DEALING WITH YOUR EXPORT MARKET – Oct. 11
A short course in international business culture. Topics include: understanding cultural differences, customary etiquette, protocol, communication across cultures, gift giving, and dealing with interpreters.
#3 EXPORT DOCUMENTATION AND COMPLIANCE – Oct. 18
Topics include: harmonized codes, free trade agreements, licensing and compliance with US government agencies, export documentation and INCOTERMS. Includes 3 modules, 3 textbooks and valuable handouts.
Where: SBDC at the University of South Florida, Tampa Port Authority Building, Tampa
When: Thursday, October 04, 2012 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 3 sessions ending Thursday, October 18
Cost: $ 95.00
Seats are limited Sign Up Now!
Call 813.905.5800 for more information.