S: Guadalupe Global Business Etiquette
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1: i selected this country because you can find do all kinds of things and its a very interesting country | why i selected this country
2: Facts | Location:Southwestern Europe, bordering the Bay of Biscay, Mediterranean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean & Pyrenees Mountains, southwest of France | and statistic
3: capital is Madrid
4: facts and statistics | climate:temperate clear, hot summers in interior, more moderate and cloudy along coast cloudy, cold winters in interior, partly cloudy and cool along coast | Population 40,280,780 (July 2004 est.)
5: Ethnic Make-up: composite of Mediterranean and Nordic types | Religions: Roman Catholic 94%, other 6%
6: Language& Culture society | official language is Spanish, also called Castilian, Other minority languages including are not officially recognized. | the family basis of the social culture includes the nuclear
7: Machismo is the word for male dominance, and the culture of old men who created it has changed dramatically. | Spain is a very equalitarian society, the birth rate is the one of the lowest in Europe, and women are present at university and work.
8: Etiquette and Customs | Meeting etiquette: female friends kiss on the cheek starting on the left cheek, | people are often referred to don or dona when formal occasion
9: Table manners:if you have not finished eating cross your knife and fork on your plate , Indicate you have finished eating by laying your knife and fork parallel on your plate, tines facing up, with the handles facing to the right.
10: Relationships & Communication:Once you develop a relationship, it prevail if you switch companies since your Spanish business colleagues' allegiance will be to you rather than the company you represent | Face-to-face contact is preferred to written or telephone communication. | BUSINESS ETIQUETTE AND CUSTOMS
11: The way you present yourself is of critical importance when dealing with Spaniards. | Dress Etiquette: Business dress is stylish yet, conservative. Elegant accessories are important for both men and women.
12: Name of your country:In the news | Spanish player hospitalized with cardiac arrest
13: Spain holds first napping competition | Zonta/Kechele dominate in Spain