Category Archives: Traditions around the world

Cinco de Mayo Celebrations

For Mexico and the United States, next Monday is the annual celebration of Cinco de Mayo (the fifth of May). Cinco de Mayo is celebrated in honor of the Battle of Puebla, which took place on May 5, 1862, when … Continue reading

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Americans, Mexicans celebrate ‘El Grito’

September 16 is a very important holiday for Mexican citizens and people with Mexican roots. Mexico Independence Day celebrations are held on what’s known as “El Grito,” which translates to “The Scream.” This year was the 203rd anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Chinese Business Practices

Often times, our jobs require us to travel outside of the US to conduct business. If you are visiting China, you should research the differences between our two cultures, in terms of business etiquette. We have very different ways of … Continue reading

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