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Culture Shock: How to Speak Business Anywhere

Friday, October 17th, 2014

“When [Gayle]Cotton (photo, left) began her career working at the United Nations in Geneva in the early-90s, she answered a routine phone call with a polite, 'Hello, how are you?..You must login or register before you view this content.

High and Low Context Cultures

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Blog On Linguistics discusses the topic…You must login or register before you view this content.

How Different Cultures Understand Time

Monday, October 6th, 2014

“Time is seen in a particularly different light by Eastern and Western cultures, and even within these groupings assumes quite dissimilar aspects from country to country,” writes Richard Lewis (photo, left)…You must login or register before you view this content.

The Top 5 Lies Told by Intercultural Teams

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Sherwood Fleming talks about “intercultural blind spots…You must login or register before you view this content.

Do You Have the Illusion That Intercultural Communication Is Taking Place?

Friday, September 5th, 2014

“The Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw once wrote, “The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place…You must login or register before you view this content.

Can Skype Translator Improve Intercultural Communication?

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Sherwood Fleming covers Microsoft's Skype Translator…You must login or register before you view this content.

A Complete Guide to Workplace Attire Around the World

Monday, July 14th, 2014

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Here’s How to Greet People Around the World

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

According to Justin Gmoser (photo, left), “If there's one thing you should get right when visiting a foreign country, it's the greeting…You must login or register before you view this content.

Listen with Intercultural Ears and See with Intercultural Eyes

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

“To listen with intercultural ears and see with intercultural eyes means to limit your interpretations to content and to ignore tone, body language and form, which I admit takes practice…You must login or register before you view this content.

These Diagrams Reveal How to Negotiate with People Around the World

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

According to Gus Lubin, “You can't expect negotiations with French to be like negotations with Americans, and the same holds true for cultures around the world…You must login or register before you view this content.

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