Business

Advertise with BBMag Bossa Brazil Magazine, your Brazilian magazine in London, and have your advertisement featured in the BBMag Business Directory The fourth issue of BBMag Bossa Brazil Magazine, the only bilingual Brazilian lifestyle magazine in London, will soon be in your hands, and will cover the period of January to March 2017, a time of year known for its traditional British special offers, for the United Kingdom’s winter and Brazil’s Summer 2017! If you take out an ad in BBMag, your announcement will automatically be included in the BBMag Business Directory, a practical and high profile online tool with…

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The life of those seeking Brazilian products and services in London and other cities across the UK just got a whole lot easier with the latest release from BBMag – Bossa Brazil Magazine – the “BBMag Business Directory” BBMAG DIGITAL is an up to date and interactive website offering information and news about Brazilian lifestyle and culture and has gained considerable readership in the UK amongst Brazilians and Brits. Now BBMAG DIGITAL offers its readers one more useful tool: The “BBMag Business Directory” for Brazilian products and services in the UK. It is a practical online list of classifieds that…

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Yep, there’re still two months to go ‘till Christmas, but come the end of the month you can expect the arrival of some traditional English Christmas markets. To help you get yourself organised, here is a full list of opening dates of some of London’s most popular Christmas markets.   31 October: Spirit of Christmas Fair A big exposition centre in Olympia, West Kensington, it’s a great chance to get your Christmas shopping done early, as well as getting Christmas food and wrapping inspiration at one of the workshops. 10 November: Carnaby Christmas Party The annual Christmas Lights Switch On takes…

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StoneCrabs Theatre Company is searching for creative, committed and enthusiastic young people, to participate in this year’s Young Directors Training Programme. The opportunity is completely free of charge and directors of all sorts of backgrounds are encouraged to take part. The deadline for inscriptions is 12pm on 26 August 2016. 1st phase: Workshop 03 September 2016 2nd phase: Interviews between 05 and 08 September 2016 Click here  to sign up. For further information, go to: www.stonecrabs.co.uk/youngdirectors *This programme is in association with The Albany Theatre and supported by Lewisham Council.

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Job opportunities in the United Kingdom for those who speak Portuguese Anyone looking for work abroad, especially in countries such as England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales could find what they are looking for with this Job Site. There are currently 657 positions available in areas such as: supermarket manager, client support coordinator, client services specialist, accounts manager, translators, customer service agent and many more. Companies looking for new employees range from large to small in size, such as Deezer, Careerjet, Infomedia Group, LATAM Airlines, Amazon and TripAdvisor. To apply for a position, head to LinkedIn (if you want access…

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Goiânia, thanks to its wooded areas, squares and incredible parks, is an enchanting city. Considered the green capital of Brazil, it is among the places with the highest living standards in the country, and is the municipality with the most greenery per inhabitant. Goiânia has been participating, since 2011, in the Urbelac Network of Sustainable Cities – responsible for the development of programmes which improve quality of life and promote international, inter-city collaboration. For these and other reasons, the region’s Real Estate market has been on the up: between 2011 and 2015 the price per square metre was around 35.4%;…

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Nowadays there aren’t many people who know how to dress appropriately when their company adopts a casual dress code, or the famous ‘casual Fridays’. There are those who confuse ‘casual’ with ‘sporty’, in other words, they use clothes more appropriate for a social club than a professional environment A company’s workers represent its image and, therefore, should dress appropriately for a work environment, passing the image that they respect the place they work in and the people they work with, even when there is no strict or explicit dress code. There are professions in which there is a great deal…

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There are more than 50,000 helicopters in the world. About 2,000 of them are registered in Brazil, with 600 just in São Paulo city (the largest fleet of helicopter in any one city – London is fifth). São Paulo is also the only city that has a dedicated air traffic control for this type of aircraft. Among the six cities with the largest fleets of helicopters in the world, three are Brazilian. Check out the list! 1st São Paulo (BRA) 2nd New York (USA) 3rd Tokyo (JPN) 4th Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 5th London (UK) 6th Belo Horizonte (BRA)

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The whole “coffee on the run” craze exploded in the late 1990s. The product itself was unremarkable; an overly generous measure of impossibly fat milk heaped over a solitary shot of expresso – in short, a very milky coffee in a cardboard cup. Irrespective of provenance or any environmentally friendly message, this was, and remains to this day, a relatively standard commodity. What made it different was the brand experience. We live in a world where branding specialists, or “brand architects”, carefully construct a series of value enhancing customer touchpoints, all geared towards winning custom and establishing unwavering loyalty. These…

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Corporate etiquette can be defined as the ability to use social skills to do business with courtesy, affability and service; and it is necessary for all commercial and personal relationships Whenever an employee has a meeting with customers, business etiquette helps define the image of their company and manage business relationships. Business etiquette is not confined to rules, but rather a set of guidelines to help conduct business with ease, style and confidence. Here we will offer some skills that will help any professional appropriately handle day-to-day business situations. Introductions Introductions serve to introduce two people, or a new person…

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