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CPE 2807 Cultural Expertise: Brazil

CPE 2807 Cultural Expertise: Brazil

  • Instructor: Dr. Wesley E. Donahue, PE, PMP

Brazil shares a border with almost every other country in South America—only Chile and Ecuador are untouched—and covers almost half the continent. With an area of eight and a half million square kilometers, Brazil is the fifth-largest country in the world, behind Russia, Canada, China, and the United States.

This course provides ideas and information to help you gain control and success on your business in Brazil. At the end of this course you should be able to:

+ List key facts about Brazil.

+ Describe key concepts and values of the Brazilian culture.

+ Explain what are the typical workplace schedules and dress code for professionals.

+ Describe how to establish appropriate business relationships with Brazilian colleagues, clients and suppliers. 

+ Explain how to select and present an appropriate business gift.