Technical international trade talk by industry experts focused on practical “how to” information that companies need for cross border trade.
Thoughts on the Conduct of International Trade
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Welcome back to the International Trade Resources Podcast with your host, Kim Kirkendall. On today’s episode, we’re with Julia Montgomery, who has spent over 10 years in international trade advisory services. She's a trade data specialist and she's currently a board member with NASBITE. Kim and Julia will discuss how to identify new markets and gro…
Thanks for tuning into the International Trade Resources Podcast with your host, Kim Kirkendall. On today’s episode, Kim is talking with Vineetha Jayaram, an accomplished Strategic Global Procurement professional with a successful record of setting supply strategies across international markets. She’s here to share best practices in supplier qualif…
Today on the International Trade Resources Podcast with your host, Kim Kirkendall, we’re sitting down with Adrienne Braumiller, founder of Braumiller Law Group PLLC and a dynamic force in the international trade law arena. With more than 30 years of experience, she is widely recognized as a leading authority in Customs, import, export, foreign-trad…
Today on the International Trade Resources podcast, your host, Kim Kirkendall is sitting down with Kathryn Read. She’s an international sales and marketing consultant with over 25 years of experience in emerging markets, including countries in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia, with extensive experience in China. Kathryn works with SMEs, primarily …
Welcome back to the International Trade Resources podcast with your host, Kim Kirkendall. Our guest today is Steve Ferreira, CEO of Ocean Audit, Inc., a global ocean freight refund consultancy. He works with 20% of the Fortune 100 clients on ocean audits and is a two time USA Today best selling author, as well as being a noted television and media …
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Thanks for tuning into the International Trade Resources podcast with your host, Kim Kirkendall. Today, we’re sitting down with Nate Ward, Trade Advisor for the State of Ohio’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Export Assistance Network and Director of the Global Business Center at Monte Ahuja College at Cleveland State University. He’s here…
Most businesses will not survive the first 5 years of set up. Not only because of tough operating environments but from lack of purpose. Listen as Abiola Soremekun digests the passion and purpose relationship. See how it can create a sustainable business via passion as a key. Mrs Abiola is an experinced Oil and Gas expert, trained counsellor, coach…
Success in our goals, career chosen field, ministry, finance, family, business is possible. It will take more than passion. It needs discipline. Listen to how i have managed it.
Great companies are run by people. You need to invest in them. Listen to Patrenia Werts Onuoha share from the heart what worked and still works for her. As a Global Strategist, Coach, Trainer, and Keynote Speaker, she brings decades of experience necesaary for success in board rooms and high performance environments. Reach her on Instagram, Youtube…
Success that is repeatable is no accident. There are principles, embedded in Leadership which bring success to life and sustain it.
Leadership is not position; indeed that may be the lowest level of leadership. Learn from these thoughts, apply them and be transfomed. You can read more from my LinkedIn: @collinseze
Customer Retention is a challenge worth solving. Each business will need to look into this and design their customer journey carefully. Here are some thoughts on this.
Deeper Insights, keys to creating a sustainable brand, business, persona. Indeed, principles of Leadership that make for greatness as a leader.
To make it easier to follow I am breaking the 22 thoghts into 5 parts so you do not loose out. Solid Leadership nuggets which can transform you, your family, your business, your organisation, your community and Nation at large. Just a thouught? Yes. But powerful🔋only if you apply them.
These are powerful thoughts that can transform you, your business and impact in the world. Dr Sam Ndoga is a dear friend and mentor. You too would benefit if you put to use these thoughts.
We always want the perfect setting in order to take action. It has to be the perfect message, delivery method, all funds available before we move. While this is noble, it cripples us. Hear my thoughts on taking action even when "the stars are not aligned."
The African Continental Free Trade Area is a window to shared prosperity for Africans. Yet, not many know about it and the opportunities it holds. David is taking a bold step and telling the story, opening up the continent through film 🎥. Listen to his motivation, you might just be inspired to tell your own story. You should, the world needs to hea…
Forgetting why you do what you do (purpose) often leads to: 1. Chasing after things that are great but not driving towards your purpose. 2. Procratinating and not getting things done. 3. Falling behind. Listen and learn how to avoid these traps.
Therr is more tech on your mobile phone today than the tech that placed the first rocket ship on the moon. Exponential technology is only great if you and I have an exponential use of this tech. Here are my thoughts on how best to build wealth through exponential tech and exponential use of tech.
Investing in small viable businesses with proven cashflow and steady revenue sources may be a safer bet to building sustainable wealth. Here is how.
There are many success tips out there. Well here are two more that are tailored to you. Listen, share your thoughts and reach out if you need to. Know that these two work... use them.
Ideas rule the world. Ideas properly explored and exploited you might add.
This segment is dedicated to: (1) Ubong King the "trouble maker". (2) It is dedicated to sharing ideas as they come along. Crazy are some, impractical to others but I daresay, every idea I've ever had has been brought to life by someone. Yes, even the crazy and impossible ones. Enjoy and I look forward to seeing what you do with the ideas.…
An honest review of this question may bring you answers you may not like. Note: I said "answers", not reasons or excuses. Listen, only if you wish to find the truth and succeed.
Awareness. Being present. Appreciating today. These are things that could boost our productivity and make us live "wealthier", healthier lives. Be present, wherever you are.
Kevin Conroy Bature founded Bature Breweries. This is the first craft,micro brewery in West Africa. Here is a candid discussion on turning your passion into a business and perhaps a profit. Every SME and startup should listen to this, especially if you are trying to set up in Nigeria. Investors....take a hint. 🙂…
Your passion needs to be turned into a business. It can be turned into a business and you need to know how. Why? So that it will be a profitable business.
Be it in product or service sales, public service, family, post Covid-19 effective communication is required. Connecting is important and could make the difference between your success or failure. Hear as Monique dissects communication in a unique applicable way.
Get a quick highlight before digging into the full episode. Enjoy, be Enlightened, be Empowered, Succeed.
Listen and learn how to succeed and thrive with these 2 strategies. Success is possible, future proofing your businees as well.
Your business could succeed and do well in every clime; crisis or not. This is a four step process. Learn the steps, apply them, and benefit from them.
Spare the rod and....? There is a better way. Listen to the full episode and learn.
Is there ever a perfect time for parenting? Listen as Mute denystifies parenting.
A sound mind is prone to higher productivity. Obvious right? But our actions seem not to reflect this "obvious" knowledge. Listen to Dr Viv and gain understanding at a deeper level and improve productivity.
It is almost a taboo to talk about mental health. It is stigmatized and unwittingly triggered by unawareness at various levels. Yet it is quite important to productivity at all levels. We explore this with Dr Viv as she drops nuggets that are fundamental yet transformational.
There are many theories to economic progress both on a personal and National level. Do you want to know how to do both? Listen to this.
Is "Conflict of interest" keeping you from starting your own business? Do you think you are not "cut out for business?" Are you afraid of starting or unsure of where to start? Listen as Mo' breaks it down in a way that empowers you to do it right.
How can I maximize my potential. How do I harness my strengths. You need to be aware of them first. Othman tells us why what and how. We often look outside of ourselves when thinking of business, su cess and growth. Journey inward with us and D.I.S.Cover the keys to inner greatness and its outward manifestation.…
A Young Student of Architecture shares how she started her own business and how she is balancing that with formal education. Learn how to start successfully and elements needed to thrive.
No endeavor thrives without people. Even pandemics need people involved to be successful. You too need an effective community to create sustainable wealth, Victor shares how.
Dealing with Crisis can be tricky. Rahina Idris and Eunice Thomas, both certified coaches, share some perspectives on what mental postures to adopt in order to succeed.
We face varied challenges at various times. Each challenge portends an opportunity to do better. With each improvement things such as: Increased Renue and A business which still exists .
Getting results through people is something which befuddles many Employer, Leaders and Managers. Here are insights as to how to get past this productivity challenge. DO DIG IN.
There are tricks to a trade. Same applies to making money, more money and sustaining it. Listen and learn the fundamentals.
The focus seems to be on making a sale. So we become "Salesy ". Focus on something else, the client and see results. Listen 👂🏻 up.
Perfect conditions may mean you actually came last.