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Team Readiness: Helping your team help itself

Team Readiness: Helping your team help itself

When did you last enjoy being part of a (culturally) diverse team? Diverse teams have three options: They may end up in conflict, they may perform like regular teams, or they may outperform such teams in creative and cooperative potential.

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Translate and Relate

Translate and Relate

Novels and films are a window for us to look into other cultures. A good story can transport us into an alien culture, make us experience what others experience, understand what they understand, and feel what they feel. Without good translations, however, even the best stories have diminished cross-cultural appeal.

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Intercultural Sensitivity

Intercultural Sensitivity

When did you last check your Intercultural Sensitivity? Hard facts about a soft skill If you could choose between Knowing China’s Top 10 Do’s and Taboos and Sensing How Your Chinese Business Partner Feels Right Now: What would you choose?

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Stay focused and Learn from others

Stay focused and Learn from others

The more tools we have for connecting, the more distracted we get. We just started a good conversation, and the phone rings. We almost finished that brilliant thought, and a WhatsApp message plops up.

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Find out about IRC Certification

If you are  looking to support your clients in becoming interculturally more effective, you can now become certified to use the Intercultural Readiness Check