Born To Be Global | BTalk Australia

Last Updated Aug 25, 2008 4:20 PM EDT


The rate of Australian small businesses involved in exports is starting to outstrip the US, although our geographic remoteness still places us a long way behind European nations. So what do successful export businesses have in common? What can prospective exporters learn from their experiences? And what could the government be doing to help?

Today Phil Dobbie talks to Peter Leisch, a professor of International Business at the University of Queensland. Peter has produced a report "Born To Be Global" for the Australian Business Foundation. It provides some useful insights to companies wanting to expand overseas.

Click on "Play" above to hear the podcast.

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