S: McKenzie Global Business Etiquette
BC: http://www.caribseek.com/Caribbean_Maps/images/bahamas500.gif | http://www.thepittsburghchannel.com/r/25427824/detail.html | http://jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20101010/news/news8.html | http://www.cnbc.com/id/39545447/Cuba_Bahamas_push_ahead_with_offshore_oil_plans | http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/bahamas.html
1: Bahamas | Why I Selected This Country | I selected this country because it's a beautiful place and I've always wanted to visit.
2: Facts and Statistics | Caribbean, southeast of Florida, northeast of Cuba | Nassau
4: Facts and Statistics | Climate: tropical marine | Population: 307,451
5: Paradise | Take me there | Ethnic Make Up: Black 85%, White 12%, Asian & Hispanic 3% | Religion: Most Bahamians are Christians and they take religion very seriously.
6: Beautiful | Language, Culture, & Society | English is the official language.
7: Relaxing | Bahamas | Bahamians are very outgoing and friendly. They are always willing to meet new people and are always polite | The most common way to build a relationship is to share a meal.
8: Etiquette & Customs | manners | Respect | Bahamians are very nice. | Dress businesslike when invited to a Bahamians house or it's considered disrespectful. | manners
9: Facts | Bahamians are gift givers. | Be on time for a dinner of party. Never arrive more than 15 minutes late. | The most common greeting is the handshake.
10: Business Etiquette & Protocol | Handshakes should be firm and friendly. | Humor plays a big role in a Bahamians way of communication. | Do not write on someone's business card in front of them, it is considered rude.
11: Business cards should be placed in a business card case and treated with respect. | Business | During a meeting, it is likely to discuss non-business related topics.
12: Bahamas: In the News
13: Suspect in Bahamas homicide arrested in Fayette County. | Bahamas police find ninth victim from plane crash. | Cuba, Bahamas push ahead with offshore oil plans.