Bridging Cultures

Audience

Anyone whose role includes working with colleagues, customers and suppliers from different countries and cultural backgrounds.

Content

This course is designed to help you understand and develop attributes for successful cross-border relationships.

Learn how to recognize differences between key business cultures and develop strategic options to manage them proactively.

The golden rules for cross-cultural communications are introduced. The value of this course is significantly enhanced with participants coming from diverse cultures. This program provides individuals and entire teams with a highly interactive experience that develop the skills, knowledge and personal attributes for succeeding in the global workplace.

Learning Objectives

• Appreciate the role culture plays in the global workplace
• Utilize an understanding of cultural differences to increase effectiveness in the workplace
• Increase cross-cultural communication thus enhancing relationship-building
• Define cultural intelligence by focusing on attitudes, awareness, knowledge and skills
• Distinguish between attitudes and behaviors that are and those are not culturally based
• Develop a deeper understanding of the cultures of customers and colleagues
• Use cultural intelligence for effective communication and build trusting relationships
• Modify your behavior to make the most out of cultural differences
• Work confidently with cultural differences in virtual and face-to-face environments
• Achieve desired results by acting out of choice not habit

Duration

1 day

Number of Participants

16

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom exercises and presentations

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