Entries by Carlos

Natura Is All About Innovation

Cosmetic companies, particularly ones that have been focused on such things as direct sales, have seen some major changes in recent years. This offers more access to products for consultants to increase their sales, but this also offers the business as a whole the ability to expand their business. But do you have to sacrifice […]


To New Beginnings

Before I start this new article, I’d like to say thanks to everyone who reached out to me after I shared my last article, and to tell you how humbled I am. I had no idea that sharing my article would impact so many people. My LinkedIn and WhatsApp inboxes were cluttered with messages from […]

Speaking for international studends in Denmark

Yesterday, 2nd of November of 2018 I was invited to speak for a class of international students in Copenhagen, at the Copenhagen Business College. These students came from Nepal, India, and Bangladesh When I asked the teacher/tutor who contacted me for more more information and to brief me a bit about their background, she shared […]

Do not try to understand Brazil as if it was your own country: Matheus Viana

In June of 2013 Carlos Monteiro interviewed Matheus Viana, a highly experienced Brazilian tax lawyer focused on helping international companies to navigate through the challenging Brazilian tax system. In addition to giving a general picture of the Brazilian tax system, Matheus also points out some of the common mistake foreign professionals make when doing business […]