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Recap: Business trip from the Land Down Under
The last of a series of blogs about Colleen Jolly’s trade mission trip to Australia. Jolly is a principal with the 24 Hour Co. in Falls Church and managing director of its London office.
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Welcome to Perth
March 28, 2011 4:41 PM
After ending her official trip with the VEDP, Colleen Jolly of 24 Hour Co. heads to Perth to continue some business contacts on her own.
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How different is doing business in Australia?
March 28, 2011 1:48 PM
It may be naïve of me to say this, but on the surface doing business in Australia is not very different from doing business in the States.
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It is hard not to fall in love with Sydney
March 25, 2011 1:06 PM
Sydney is a beautiful city. Everywhere you look is picture perfect. The views from the harbors are stunning, the bridge is remarkable, and even the office buildings fit into the beauty of Sydney.
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Sales and the art of conversation
March 24, 2011 1:00 PM
My experiences in Australia have been unique in that I did not do any initial research to set up my sales calls. As I am participating in a Virginia Economic Development Partnership trade mission, their lovely in-country consultants set up all my meetings and provided me an extremely detailed agenda with notes about the companies. I have enough information to establish a basic objective but go into each opportunity curious as to what are the real expectations.
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Not losing faith in Sydney
March 23, 2011 3:05 PM
Ten years ago today I was in a motorcycle accident...Ten years ago I would never have imagined that I would be here, on the other side of the world, growing my budding international business and confidently walking into meetings.
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In business, Australians are more direct than Brits
March 22, 2011 3:19 PM
Australians are the kind of friend you should take shopping. They will genuinely tell you when you look horrible and when you look fabulous.
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Observations on women’s business roles in Australia
March 21, 2011 3:00 PM
Colleen Jolly, on a trip to Australia with the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, blogs about the first official day of her trade mission.
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Try the kangaroo – it is delicious!
March 21, 2011 1:36 PM
Colleen Jolly of the 24 Hour Co., on a marketing trip with the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, blogs about Melbourne's diverse cuisine.
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Australia is really far away
March 20, 2011 8:21 AM
Colleen Jolly's latest blog from her trip to Australia with the Virginia Economic Development Partnership.
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First stop:  London
March 17, 2011 3:27 PM
I am flying the wrong way around the world. I did not intend to do that as this trip is ostensibly for Australia, but it has actually worked out quite well.
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