In an increasingly global economy, building your business know-how isn’t just a good idea—it’s imperative. That’s why we’ve collaborated with the experts at FITT, the Forum for International Trade Training, to get you learning resources you can trust.
Your free MyEDC account gets you unlimited access to all of our on-demand video and downloadable PDF units, so you can learn at your own pace and take your business skills to the next level.
Each module takes less than an hour. Afterward, you can test your learnings with Q&As to make sure you're ready to move forward.
From selecting a market entry strategy and mastering digital marketing to managing your cash flow, the EDC x FITT Lite Learning Series has you and your business covered.
Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or just starting out, the skills you learn with FITT will help you grow your business at home and abroad.
Learn about the strengths and weaknesses of each market entry option, and the accompanying process you need to take to select the strategy that will work best for you.
Learn what impacts your cash flow, what changes you can make to improve your cash flow, how to make projections, and how to develop a cash flow plan.
Learn about each available sales channel, as well as how to select which option(s) are best for you, manage your sales relationships and abide by laws applying to your products or services.
Learn how to increase your website traffic, improve the online customer experience, and influence customer decisions at each point of sale.
Learn how currency/foreign exchange risks affect you and how to select the best risk mitigation and foreign exchange strategies.
Learn how Incoterms® and HS codes can affect your costs, and set your pricing strategy based on market, environmental and internal factors.
Learn how to identify all key areas of potential risk, measure risk probability and develop a plan to mitigate them.
Learn how each party’s rights and obligations are defined, what international rules govern your contracts, and how to settle disputes if they arise.
Learn how to properly complete, submit and manage all required documents, dotting every “I” and crossing every “T”.
Learn how customs and border security agencies function, what steps you need to follow to comply with all customs regulations, protocols and programs, and how customs brokers can help.
Learn what intellectual property (IP) risks exist in global markets, how to protect your IP in other countries, and how to identify the latest IP trends.
Learn how to identify your adaptation options, choose the option best suited for your specific customers and market requirements, and customize your value proposition and pricing to ensure success.
Do not miss the opportunity to distinguish yourself with international trade education and the appropriate certification. With such tools under your belt, you are building much needed confidence and trust where clients would be willing to transact with you across the globe.
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