Be IN THE KNOW BEFORE YOU GO Doing business across borders is very different from doing business across townasubtle and not-so-subtle differences in attitudes and etiquette play a big role. Did you know? ac When Americans say adrop by any time, a they usually donat mean it. Call first to make sure theyare expecting you. ac If youare going to be more than 5 or 10 minutes late for an appointment, call ahead! Itas impolite not to. ac Remember, when someone asks ahow are you?a, they donat really want to know. Theyare just saying ahi.a In the Know in the U.S.A. helps you: ac Fit right in by understanding local manners, etiquette, and behaviors ac Navigate through everyday life with tips for the whole family ac Get an insideras perspective on the social and business environment The book includes a FREE 60-minute CD with the key phrases you need to make a great impression.One example of the latter is to invest Social Security funds in the stock market, a plan that many find untenable ... HOLIDAYS aamp; CELEBRATIONS The United States does not actually have any public holidays mandated by the government.
|Title||:||In the Know in the U.S.A.|
|Publisher||:||Living Language - 2003-04-15|