United Kingdom

2015-06-12

About Your Guide

Your guide to United Kingdom:
Paul Dray

 

About your guide:

This section was put together by Paul Dray, managing director of Euro-Mentor, a multi-faceted management consultancy offering a comprehensive range of integrated services for anyone serious about doing business in Europe. Image:Paul.jpgTheir expertise includes translation, cross-cultural advice, industry research and analysis, and strategy consulting.

Paul Dray studied and taught Modern Languages at Oxford University and worked extensively in European business before founding Euro-Mentor as an association of independent experts in 2001.

United Kingdom: About the United Kingdom – Part 1
An introduction – geography and culture

United Kingdom: About the United Kingdom – Part 2
An introduction – legislation

United Kingdom: Appointment Alert!
Making Appointments

United Kingdom: Business Dress – Part 1
Guidelines For Business Dress

United Kingdom: Business Dress – Part 2
Further guidelines

United Kingdom: Conversation – Part 1
General Guidelines

United Kingdom: Conversation – Part 2
Welcome topics and those to avoid

United Kingdom: First Name or Title? – Part 1
Addressing others with respect

United Kingdom: First Name or Title? – Part 2
Further guidelines

United Kingdom: Gift Giving
Selecting and presenting an appropriate business gift

United Kingdom: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 1
What you should know before negotiating

United Kingdom: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 2
Further on what you should know before negotiating

United Kingdom: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 3
Some final tips

United Kingdom: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 1
Entertaining for business success

United Kingdom: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 2
More valuable guidelines for entertaining

United Kingdom: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 3
Some final tips

United Kingdom: Public Behaviour
Acceptable public conduct

Useful Web Sites for the United Kingdom

Consular Information Sheet

Wikipedia: United Kingdom

CIA World Factbook: United Kingdom

Lonely Planet: England

About.com: United Kingdom for Visitors

BBC Country Profiles: United Kingdom

World Health Organization: United Kingdom