Subject: Your Global New North Update: January 2019

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Global New North News


Here's why U.S. small businesses don't export more

The Commerce Department kicks off World Trade Week on Monday. It’s honoring 43 U.S. exporters. Thirty-three of them are small- or mid-sized businesses. But as it turns out, small businesses could be exporting more.

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 HERE.



10 Common Export Documents You Should Know About

Exports of physical goods is very rewarding and lucrative for business. Know your export documents used to ship goods before you start to avoid common pitfalls of those new to exporting.

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Programs and Resources that Spur Economic Prosperity in Wisconsin

Discover the support WEDC and Wisconsin’s statewide economic development network offer businesses and communities by searching the categories below, or find other partnership opportunities, other similar businesses and more.

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Upcoming Trade Ventures
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation is leading the following trade missions in 2018 listed below:

Mexico: Feb. 16-22, 2019

To learn more about WEDC Trade Ventures, click HERE.

Each year, the Council of Great Lakes Governors leads multi-state trade missions to assist small to medium sized companies from the Great Lakes region to export their products and services.
 
Canada: March 24-29, 2019

To learn more about these Trade Ventures, click HERE.
Upcoming Trade Events


Manufacturing Matters!
 February 21, 2019
          
“Make it Happen!” is our 2019 Manufacturing Matters! conference theme.
Manufacturer’s confidence hasn’t been this high in years. The economy is strong, and more things become possible each day. There are of course challenges in this dynamic business environment. Labor is tightening. Technologies are changing the way work is done. Tariffs are creating a level of uncertainty. Better, faster, cheaper, cleaner, and “right now” are the mantras of key customers.

To register, click HERE.

HACCP Certification 2019
 February 20, 2019

Demonstrable competency in HACCP and its principles is essential when building a good food safety system and WMEP’s HACCP training course will provide the tools to achieve success. Unlike other training courses which offer basics in the principles of HACCP and no application, WMEP’s training course is designed to facilitate the development of a solid HACCP plan as you learn.

To learn more, click HERE.


Exportech
Brookfield - January 8, February 9, March 19, 2019

Regardless of where your company is today, ExporTech™ takes you to the next strategic level.  Build your customized, strategic export expansion plan with data, best practices, and a repeatable, results-proven process focused on ROI, execution, and minimal risk.

To learn more, click HERE.
Global Trade Training


Fox Valley Technical College – Global Education & Services

If your business depends on individuals with solid international business skills and experience to successfully navigate the complex world of global business, bridge these knowledge gaps with workshops and training delivered by FVTC. Comprehensive global trade training in topics such as: feasibility of international trade, planning for market entry, intercultural competence, document management, product and service development, international marketing, and others.

To learn more, click HERE.
Still not sure if exporting is for you?

Schedule a Complimentary Export Assessment with Shirley Malski - malskis@uwosh.edu
Shirley has 25 years industry experience including 15+ years with Chrysler Corporation, Oshkosh Corporation and Bemis Company. She has brought her experience to the New North region and works to support businesses as they enter or expand their export activity.
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