8.30 We meet in our living room for breakfast, read the daily newspaper and discuss the latest news. Our office is actually set up in the same apartment we live in, in Jardins, one of Sao Paulo´s nicest and safest neighborhoods.
9:00 Two of us hit the street to visit new companies we want to feature in our report.
11.30 We get very good news. The Minister of Health will be receiving us next week in Brasilia! Meanwhile I visit the headquarters of the number one bank in Brazil to present our project and formally request a meeting with the President himself.
13.00 Lunch and meeting preparation for our 15:00 when we will be meeting the President of one of the most interesting and relevant institutions, fundamental to our publication, responsible for promoting investment in the State of Sao Paulo.
15.00 We meet in the office of the President. We present our project and explain to him exactly what we are doing in his country, whom we have met so far and why we have requested a meeting with him. He gives his full support to the project and we proceed to the interview.
17.30 Back to our office to complete some administrative duties.
18.30 We meet again to share all the information we have gathered and prepare tomorrow’s interviews and meetings through means of the meeting briefing. Preparation is the key to success!
19.30 After finishing work, we need to get ready! We are attending the opening of a five star hotel in the centre of Sao Paulo, a great opportunity to mingle and network!