I recently visited Boston to meet with the Private Equity Funds interested in Canadian investments. It was interesting to see how many were Harvard graduates, Harvard with distinction. I also noticed that Americans cultivate a hearty, can-do welcome. It does feel louder and more aggressive than many Canadians. I liked it but could see how America is where the strong do go to excel, while the shyer ones who do not self promote may be left in the dust.
America is a pushy place and I liked it. I was reminded of the huge cultural gap in style between Americans and probably the Brits and us Canadians. What do you think of this advice?
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