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Companies and individuals who succeed in the 21st century understand how to translate their core expertise across cultures, develop their leadership skills with an understanding of global and local cultural needs and know how to ...

Remember a few years ago when you began your relocation experience abroad? It was most likely that you benefited from an inter-cultural training program provided by your host or home organization before relocating....

How do we define culture? “People are different around the world. Their needs, however, are the same. How they satisfy their needs is different, and this is what we mean by culture.”(John Condon)...

Roy is a very successful businessman in his country and wanted to expand his real estate holdings in Europe, specifically Germany. Coming from a task oriented culture, none of the above would have been perceived as "faux pas," but rather as a ...

ארה"ב וישראל, שתי מדינות שלכאורה דומות מבחינה תרבותית וחולקות אינספור תחומים משותפים. יחד עם זאת, הפער שקיים עלול ליצור סיטואציות בעייתיו...

While I prepare dinner for the family, talk on the phone, answer an SMS message, set up a business meeting for next week, yell at the kids to take out the dog, and check their homework, my friend, Carla, will go to the office, answer her emails, ...

Forbes Magazine introduced contributor Josh Bersin’s article, "Culture: Why It’s The Hottest Topic in Business Today" with the statement that "Culture is the New Black." The statement summed up the fact that culture, and the way to promote it,...

Most of us have visited the United States at some point in our lives. In general, we feel that we know Americans because the US and Israel have much in common and thus seem culturally similar. However, the similarities between the two cultures are ve...

הרבה אנשים שואלים אותי מה זה ה-CQ הזה שאת עושה? למה הנושא של הבנה של תרבויות שונות חשובה ולמי זה בכלל חשוב? בהתחלה היה לנו IQ, אחר כך דניאל קול...

In the 21st century culture has become a complicated, challenged, discussed, debated, and popular issue. In a recent CQ (cultural intelligence) workshop that I conducted for a sales team of a "going global" organization, I was asked the following que...

In the 21st century culture has become a complicated, challenged, discussed, debated, and popular issue. In a recent CQ (cultural intelligence) workshop that I conducted for a sales team of a "going global" organization, I was asked the following que...

Many young professionals working in startup dream of their company making an exit. But alongside the great promise of a future for the company, the exit could also lead to organizational changes the employees would have to face. These are the challen...

דקה לפני שנמריא ברכבת אווירית לסיאול, חשוב שנתייחס להבדלים הבינתרבותיים המהותיים הקיימים בין התרבות הישראלית לזו של קוריאה הדרומית....

Israel is the first country, and so far the only country in the Middle East to sign a free trade agreement with South Korea, and there’s no doubt that this agreement will lead to many groundbreaking business opportunities. However, just before we ...