Connect to Grow Through Warm Intros and Events with Kompass Partner, Global Chamber®

A Kompass partner of three years, Global Chamber is hosting several events, including a Globinar with three authors. These events are designed to help you connect to new opportunities through targeted, warm intros AND accessible events to grow effectively and productively across metros.

Our partner of three years, Global Chamber is hosting several events, including a Globinar with three authors. These events are designed to help you connect to new opportunities through targeted, warm intros AND accessible events to grow effectively and productively across metros.

Global Chamber is a unique, growing and collaborating community of CEOs, executives and leaders in 525 metro regions around the world who are focused on growing businesses. Global Chamber is the ONLY organization in the world with hundreds of locations that helps executives grow their companies faster and with less risk, through warm connections. Their vision is a world where doing cross-metro and cross-border business is as easy as selling across the street, and their global team is making it a reality every day.

On Wednesday, August 25th at 4pm PT / 7pm ET, Global Chamber is hosting a Globinar with 3 Book Authors titled Conversations with Authors: Intercultural Success.  In this Globinar, we will speak with members of Global Chamber® who are authors to gain insights from them on their information, inspiration and leadership. The topics will be of keen interest to members AND you’ll want to hear about the journeys of each of these magnificent authors.

This Globinar is moderated by Doug Bruhnke, Founder/CEO of Global Chamber, and features Rochelle Kopp, a specialist in cross-cultural communication, Kyle Hegarty a Global Business Growth Specialist, and Terri Morrison who has written 10 books including the ground-breaking global-business series Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands®.

Rochelle Kopp is a specialist in cross-cultural communication.  A veteran facilitator experienced in delivering training and consulting to participants from around the world, Rochelle has a particular specialty in facilitating cross-cultural team building and other programs for executives. Rochelle’s consulting to American firms doing business globally includes helping them with issues related to partnerships, acquisition, and global expansion.  Through training sessions and coaching, she helps Americans increase their sensitivity to differences in cultural values and approaches around decision-making, management styles, negotiation and relationship building. She also works frequently with people from other countries doing business in the U.S.  She has assisted many foreign firms’ U.S. operations with organizational development, performance evaluation, and other projects intended to strengthen HR and promote employee motivation and retention. She has a particular interest in helping businesses from other countries understand the unique environment of Silicon Valley. She is author of Valley Speak: Deciphering the Jargon of Silicon Valley, The Rice-Paper Ceiling: Breaking Through Japanese Corporate Culture, The Lowdown: Business Etiquette Japan, the upcoming Creating Engaged Employees in Japan, and over 30 books in Japanese.

Kyle D. Hegarty is a Global Business Growth Specialist. Kyle helps organizations grow globally. His sales and leadership development programs help clients increase business across regions and ignite sales processes. Kyle has worked with hundreds of companies helping them plan, develop and manage their sales ecosystems. One of the first 5 people hired at TSL Marketing, that grew to 350+ employees. He opened the TSL APAC operation in Singapore and built the team across 7 countries reaching 1 million dollars of revenue by year 2. Kyle added additional training and consulting services including start-up sales acceleration programs. He is a Linkedin Learning instructor and lecturer at universities around the world. His first book, The Accidental Business Nomad: A Survival Guide for Working Across a Shrinking Planet won the 2021 Axiom Business Award.

Kyle is an avid triathlete and has completed four Iron Man races where he raises money for cancer research. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Bowdoin College where he majored in International Relations and Economics.

Terri Morrison’s books have sold over 475,000 copies. They include Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands®: The Bestselling Guide to Doing Business in More Than Sixty Countries, D & B’s Guide to Doing Business Around the World, Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands®: Sales & Marketing, and her newest #1 bestseller: Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands®: Courtrooms to Corporate Counsels published by the American Bar Association. Terri is President of Getting Through Customs, developer of Kiss Bow or Shake Hands® Digital, the e-learning system used in higher education, private industry, and government. Clients include Boeing, CitiCorp, the US Navy’s CIS, Sanofi, MetLife, Puma, and multiple universities.

Terri Morrison’s keynotes are informative and engaging.  They compare Intercultural Communications & Negotiations Styles, Global Sales & Marketing Techniques, Diversity & Inclusion, Body Language Across Cultures, Intercultural Legal Practices, Protocol, and more.  Clients range from Microsoft to the National Defense U., and from Pepsi to the Wharton School. Her media appearances include mainstream channels like NPR, CNN, and the BBC, and publications like the WSJ, Asia Times, Investor’s Weekly, and The Washington Post.

Knowledge is power. That is why Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands® is given to new hires at firms like Ernst & Young, Glatfelter, and Lockheed-Martin—and is recommended reading at NASA, the US Department of Defense, and the State Department.  Hire the author who wrote the book. lives near Philadelphia, PA., and serves on multiple boards. Visit and @KissBowAuthor on Twitter.

The Globinar is moderated by Doug Bruhnke, the Founder/CEO of Global Chamber®. He is an international entrepreneur dedicated to helping members of Global Chamber® reach new markets across metros and borders more successfully. Doug is consumed with implementing the vision of a business world where it’s as easy growing across regions as it is selling across the street. In addition he is a two-time expat with Dupont (Tokyo and Singapore) with over 30 years of global business experience in nearly all countries and segments. Doug is a regional advisor for U.S. Global Leadership Coalition and a member of collaborating international groups including the Arizona District Export Council. He has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from University of Utah, an EMBA from Michigan State University and 5 patents. Doug was born in Mt. Kisco, New York and now lives in the metro regions of Phoenix and San Francisco. Hear more about the Global Chamber® story here.

Please join Global Chambers at their virtual globinar on August 25th at 4pm PT / 7pm ET to hear from these great authors and speakers. Tickets are free for members or $20 for non-members. Register for the virtual globinar here. Check out other upcoming events from Global Chamber here.


We are very excited to continue our partnership with Global Chamber to continue helping businesses grow globally. Global Chamber has been a partner with Kompass North America and has had a Kompass Booster account for over three years.

Kompass Booster allows you to have an online presence for a flat fee which is an affordable solution for small businesses. Having an online presence is critical right now as everything is happening online. Kompass Booster Program has solutions that will not break your marketing budget and will deliver results. We are currently offering Special Booster Pricing for Small Businesses. Save 15% on local booster accounts!

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