Tag: Global risk

When to be cautiously optimistic, and when not to

To embrace risk, you must embrace an almost-sickening amount of optimism In the ongoing saga of the global economy, FedEx – the world’s second largest package-delivery company – has made some policy changes, suggesting that the economy and in particular, the U.S. economy, isn’t on the road to complete recovery. Although profits for FedEx this… Read more »

Doing international business in uncertain times (part one)

U.S. military intervention in Syria will affect markets worldwide   In the last couple of posts, we have focused on the DOs and DON’Ts of international business, discussing ways to make it more profitable and easier on you. However, no matter how prepared a company may be, there are always external factors to consider. International… Read more »