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A History of the Arab Peoples: Updated Edition
In a bestselling work of profound and lasting importance, the late Albert Hourani told the definitive history of the Arab peoples from the seventh century,...Category: Our Reading List, Understanding our world
Opportunities and Challenges of Workplace Diversity
Opportunities and Challenges of Workplace Diversity teaches readers to uncover and understand the complexities of managing diversity through a unique dialogue of opportunity. Through its...Category: Diversity & Inclusion
Inclusion Breakthrough: Unleashing the Real Power of Diversity
Constant, continuing, and cataclysmic change is causing a major crisis within business organizations today. Faced with constantly advancing technology, unpredictable market shifts, intense global competition,...Category: Diversity & Inclusion
Power and Love: A Theory and Practice of Social Change
Using revealing stories from complex situations he has been involved in all over the world - the Middle East, South Africa, Europe, India, Guatemala, the...Category: Our Reading List, Understanding Human behavior
Mediating Cultures: Parenting in Intercultural Contexts
This book explores the communication challenges faced by parents as they raise children who are bi-cultural, multi-cultural, or are adopted from a heritage other than...Category: Communication & Branding
Cross-Cultural Design for IT Products and Services
With the increase of globalization of business and industry, IT products and services are often produced and marketed across geographical cultural boundaries without adequate consideration...Category: Technical
Serving with Eyes Wide Open: Doing Short-Term Missions with Cultural...
Short-term mission trips are great ways to impact the kingdom. Yet they can lack effectiveness because of mistakes or naiveté on the part of participants....Category: Education, School & Teaching
Handbook for Strategic HR: Best Practices in Organization Development from...
Since the 1990s, a transformation has occurred within the role of human resources departments. HR professionals are being called upon to help determine priorities in...Category: Human Resource
e-Negotiations: Networking and Cross-Cultural Business Transactions
Practical negotiating skills, including those needed for cross-cultural negotiations have long been taught in classrooms, along with some of the theory that underpins them. Most...Category: Communication
Cross-cultural management textbook: Lessons from the world leading experts in...
Cross-Cultural Management Textbook is a practical course-book that synthesizes in a practical way contemporary cross-cultural communication and management knowledge for students and professionals. It is the...Category: Management
Cultural Agility: Building a Pipeline of Successful Global Professionals
CULTURAL AGILITY Succeeding in today’s global economy requires organizations to acquire, develop, and retain professionals who can operate effectively around the world, irrespective of country...Category: Human Resource, Management
Cross-Cultural Business Communication: Intercultural Competence as a universal Interculture
Diploma Thesis from the year 2007 in the subject Business economics - Offline Marketing and Online Marketing, grade: 1, Berlin School of Economics, language: English,...Category: Communication
Building Cultural Competence: Innovative Activities and Models
For college administrators, diversity trainers, study abroad educators, HR directors, and corporate trainers, this book provides a cutting-edge framework and an innovative collection of ready-to-...Category: Human Resource
Essential Concepts of Cross-Cultural Management: Building on What We All...
You may recognize the statement on the back cover of so many textbooks concerning the global environment of commerce--'to help you understand and appreciate the...Category: Management
Cross-Cultural Analysis: The Science and Art of Comparing the World′s...
Cross-Cultural Analysis is the sequel to Culture′s Consequences, the classic work published by Geert Hofstede, one of the most influential management thinkers in today′s times....Category: Cross Cultural, Diversity & Inclusion
Cross-Cultural Team Building: Fundamentals, practices, and reliability
Seminar paper from the year 2012 in the subject Psychology - Work, Business, Organisational and Economic Psychology, grade: 1,0, European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) (Intercultural...Category: Teams
Being Global: How to Think, Act, and Lead in a...
What makes being a global business leader today such a complex task? It’s more than mastering your knowledge of various geographies and cultures, though that...Category: Leadership
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong...
Lia Lee was born in 1982 to a family of recent Hmong immigrants, and soon developed symptoms of epilepsy. By 1988 she was living at...Category: Diversity & Inclusion
The Handbook of Intercultural Discourse and Communication
The Handbook of Intercultural Discourse and Communication brings together internationally-renowned scholars from a range of fields to survey the theoretical perspectives and applied work, including example...Category: Communication & Branding
Assessing Cultural Exposure: An Improved Framework for the Assessment of...
This study focuses on the many dimensions of cultural intelligence (CQ); during the study, a detailed framework of CQ Dimensions was constructed that later was...Category: Cultural Intelligence, Diversity & Inclusion
The Four Skills of Cultural Diversity Competence
Hogan's updated fourth edition of FOUR SKILLS OF CULTURAL DIVERSITY COMPETENCE: A PROCESS FOR UNDERSTANDING AND PRACTICE provides you with the tools necessary to help...Category: Diversity & Inclusion
Cross-Cultural Business Behavior: A Guide for Global Management
The theme of this new edition of Cross-Cultural Business Behavior is CHANGE. First of all, cultures change. In markets around the world, business behavior is...Category: Management
The book offers an introduction to cross cultural management through an exploration of the major theories that have been developed in the fields of business...Category: Management
Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take...
Discover the book that is captivating millions on TikTok and that served as the basis for one of the most popular TED Talks of all...Category: Leadership, Our Reading List
Successful Cross- Cultural Management: A Guide for International Managers
This book outlines the particulars of cross-cultural management and is a guidebook for international managers. The book not only discusses the general aspects of how...Category: Management
Content Preparation Guidelines for the Web and Information Appliances: Cross-Cultural...
Content preparation is an integral part of the usability equation: it answers the question of what information is needed for effective decision making. Once content...Category: Decision Making
Make Haste SLOWLY!: Growing effective intercultural communication
Sustainable growth happens gradually! Here you will find the resources to stimulate reproductive growth among the people you serve. The first edition of this book...Category: Communication & Branding
Great by Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck-Why Some Thrive Despite...
Ten years after the worldwide bestseller Good to Great, Jim Collins returns withanother groundbreaking work, this time to ask: why do some companies thrive inuncertainty, even...Category: Organizational Culture and Consulting, Our Reading List
Thinking, Fast and Slow
In his mega bestseller, Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on a groundbreaking...Category: Our Reading List, Understanding Human behavior
Essentials of Cross-Cultural Counseling
Essentials of Cross-Cultural Counseling is a brief, supplemental book derived from the International Handbook of Cross-Cultural Counseling. Edited by a high-profile team with international expertise,...Category: Psychology & Counselling
What is Global Leadership?: 10 Key Behaviors that Define Great...
What is global leadership? It turns out that many companies around the world are missing a key point: that global leadership is distinctly different from...Category: Leadership
The Cultural Intelligence Difference: Master the One Skill You Can’t...
As an award-winning author and global business leader, David Livermore applies his social science and cultural intelligence (CQ) expertise to teach others how to thrive...Category: Leadership, Management
Mind Your Manners: Managing Business Cultures in the New Global...
Praised by Business Week as "invaluable political and psychological profiles of each nationality ... a wonderfully entertaining view of others as well a ourselves" and...Category: Country Specific, Management
Corporate Culture: The Ultimate Strategic Asset
Organizational culture is a quiet, but driving, influence on our perception of a company, whether as a consumer or as an employee. For instance, we...Category: Management
International Management Ethics: A Critical, Cross-cultural Perspective
What can we learn about management ethics from other cultures and societies? In this textbook, cross-cultural management theory is applied and made relevant to management...Category: Management
Facilitating Intergroup Dialogues: Bridging Differences, Catalyzing Change
“This is an invaluable resource for college administrators and faculty. As today’s elected leaders and media shout past one another, our next generation needs to...Category: Coaching & Facilitating, Diversity & Inclusion
Spiritual Survival Handbook for Cross-Cultural Workers
The fight for survival is real. You serve-or are preparing to serve-in the spiritually desolate areas of our world. The elements you face each day...Category: Religion & Spirituality
The Handbook of Critical Intercultural Communication
The Handbook of Critical Intercultural Communication aims to furnish scholars with a consolidated resource of works that highlights all aspects of the field, its historical inception,...Category: Communication & Branding, Latest Books
Intercultural Communication: A Reader
This eye-opening reader explores how communication values and styles can be similar or different for members of various cultures and communities. INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION: A READER...Category: Communication & Branding
Multinationals and Cross-Cultural Management: The Transfer of Knowledge within Multinational...
Globalisation makes our world appear smaller: it is easier to connect, communicate and do business with people all over the world. But cultural differences remain...Category: Management
Culturally Intelligent Leadership: Essential Concepts to Leading and Managing Intercultural...
The purpose of this book is to outline the important ideas of cultural intelligence and the steps that must be considered and then practiced to...Category: Leadership
Global Coaching: An Integrated Approach for Long-Lasting Results
The need for a "master level" of coaching has never been greater in the global economy and interconnected world in which we live. Global Coaching inspires managers...Category: Coaching & Facilitating
Appreciative Merger and Acquisition Team Coaching Programme: Transforming the Soul...
This book aims to provide a detailed, step-by-step programme to enable smooth cross-cultural integration in the hospitality industry, simultaneously offering a way to improve the...Category: Coaching & Facilitating
Many Colors: Cultural Intelligence for a Changing Church
The United States is currently undergoing the most rapid demographic shift in its history. By 2050, white Americans will no longer comprise a majority of...Category: Religion & Spirituality
American Citizen, Global Citizen: How Expanding Our Identities Makes Us...
Sweeping the globe from Seoul to Amsterdam, London to Japan, American Citizen, Global Citizen is now being released for the first time in the United...Category: Country Specific
Updates key theories of intercultural communication Explores the ways in which people communicate within and across social groups around three themes. These include identity, Othering, and representation...Category: Communication & Branding
Anatomy of the Soul: Surprising Connections between Neuroscience and Spiritual...
Do you want to improve your relationships and experience lasting personal change? Join Curt Thompson, M.D., on an amazing journey to discover the surprising pathways...Category: Our Reading List, Understanding Human behavior
Cultures and Organizations: Software of the Mind
The revolutionary study of how the place where we grew up shapes the way we think, feel, and act-- with new dimensions and perspectives Based...Category: Diversity & Inclusion, Management
Solving the People Puzzle: Cultural Intelligence and Special Operations Forces
The twenty-first century has brought the perfect storm of conditions to create substantive global instability. This contemporary operating environment (COE) is characterized by complexity, ambiguity,...Category: Communication & Branding, Management
CQ: Developing Cultural Intelligence at Work
This book explains to those living and working in another country how to identify and develop their Cultural Intelligence, or CQ. Cultural intelligence is an...Category: Management, Transition
Cross-cultural Management: Text and Cases
And, as multinational corporations (MNCs) and Transnational Corporations (TNCs) spread their wings across nations with numerous employees of different nationalities, with their different cultures, different...Category: Management
International and Cross-Cultural Management Studies: A Postcolonial Reading
Drawing on postcolonial theory this text offers a critique of international management. It argues that such disciplines are Western discourses and exhibit historical and current...Category: Management
How to Win Friends and Influence People
You can go after the job you want—and get it! You can take the job you have—and improve it! You can take any situation—and make...Category: Leadership, Our Reading List
Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization
“Tribal Leadership gives amazingly insightful perspective on how people interact and succeed. I learned about myself and learned lessons I will carry with me and reflect...Category: Leadership
Leading With Cultural Intelligence: The New Secret to Success
Why are some leaders able to create trust and negotiate contracts with Chinese, Latin Americans, and Germans all in the same day, while others are...Category: Leadership
Intercultural Interaction: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Intercultural Communication (Research and...
Written in a highly accessible style and in four parts, this book provides rapid and authoritative access to current ideas and practice in intercultural communication....Category: Intercultural Communication
International Handbook of Cross-Cultural Counseling: Cultural Assumptions and Practices Worldwide
International Handbook of Cross-Cultural Counseling: Cultural Assumptions and Practices Worldwide has been selected as the recipient of the 2010 Ursula Gielen Global Psychology Book Award as the book...Category: Psychology & Counselling
Cross-Cultural Research Methods
Without ethnography, cross-cultural comparison would not be possible. But without cross-cultural comparison, we would know nothing of what may be universal or variable across human...Category: Education, School & Teaching, Latest Books
Handbook of Cultural Intelligence: Theory Measurement and Application
Cultural intelligence is defined as an individual's ability to function effectively in situations characterized by cultural diversity. With contributions from eminent scholars worldwide, the "Handbook...Category: Intercultural Communication, Management
52 Activities for Improving Cross-Cultural Communication
Communication styles and patterns differ vastly among people from different cultures. Every culture has a "communication style norm" and when that style mixes with another,...Category: Communication & Branding
Managing Across Cultures: The Seven Keys to Doing Business with...
Whether you run a giant corporation or work in a small business, it’s more than likely that you regularly deal with people of different cultures―from...Category: Management
Cross-Cultural Leadership: (XLQ)
As the speed of globalization increases, as companies become flatter, as firms engage in temporary organizations from joint ventures to alliances, and as more business...Category: Leadership
Cultural Intelligence: Improving Your CQ to Engage Our Multicultural World
Twenty-first-century society is diverse, and Christians must be able to understand other cultures and communicate effectively between and among them. Following up on the bestselling...Category: Communication & Branding
Being White in the Helping Professions: Developing Effective Intercultural Awareness
In this reflective yet practical book, the author challenges white helping professionals to recognize their own cultural identity and the impact it has when practising...Category: Race
China-West Interculture: Toward the Philosophy of World Integration: Essays on...
World problems are intercultural, requiring sensitivity to cultural integrity in order to resolve. Wu Kuang-ming (Ph.D., philosophy, Yale) has been grappling with cultural clashes at...Category: Country Specific
Leading Cross-Culturally: Covenant Relationships for Effective Christian Leadership
As the US becomes more diverse, cross-cultural ministry is increasingly important for nearly all pastors and church leaders. Of particular concern is the issue of...Category: Leadership
Cross-Cultural Marketing: Theory, practice and relevance
Cross-cultural marketing is an important element of the contemporary business environment. Many conventional accounts of the topic have conflated cross-cultural and cross-national marketing, but in...Category: Latest Books, Marketing & Sales
Contemporary Leadership and Intercultural Competence: Exploring the Cross-Cultural Dynamics Within...
Featuring contributions from some of the world′s most renowned cross-cultural management theorists and commentators, this breakthrough text explores the cross-cultural dynamics within organizations. The book...Category: Leadership
Intercultural Communication: A Layered Approach
Intercultural Communication illustrates the dynamic role intercultural communication plays today in social problems, the workplace, health care settings, mass media, and history through a layered and...Category: Communication
Cross-Cultural Management. The case of the DaimlerChrysler Merger
Seminar paper from the year 2006 in the subject Business economics - Business Management, Corporate Governance, grade: 1,0, California State University, Fullerton, course: International Management,...Category: Management
Doing Cross-Cultural Research
Conducting cross-cultural research is rife with methodological, ethical and moral challenges. Researchers are challenged with many issues in carrying out their research with people in...Category: Education, School & Teaching, Political & Social Sciences
Bridging the Culture Gap: A Practical Guide to International Business...
As globalization continues to gather momentum, the contact between business people from other countries is becoming more and more frequent. The more national boundaries a...Category: Communication & Branding
The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless...
If you cut off a spider's head, it dies; if you cut off a starfish's leg it grows a new one, and that leg can...Category: Organizational Culture and Consulting, Our Reading List
Effective Multicultural Teams: Theory and Practice
Multicultural and multinational teams have become an important strategic and structural element of organizational work in our globalized world today. These teams are demonstrating their...Category: Teams
The Handbook of Cross-Cultural Management Research
Renowned international experts Peter B. Smith, Mark F. Peterson, and David C. Thomas, editors of the The Handbook of Cross-Cultural Management, have drawn together scholars in...Category: Management
Changing Korea: Understanding Culture and Communication (Critical Intercultural Communication Studies)
In the last fifty years, Korea has transformed itself from an agrarian, Confucian-based culture into a global and technological powerhouse, and one of the most...Category: Asian Studies, Intercultural Communication
Cultural Intelligence: The Art of Leading Cultural Complexity
Introducing a way of thinking about culture as a dynamic and socially constructed phenomenon rather than a fixed set of rules, this guidebook provides a...Category: Leadership, Management
Setting the Table byMeyer
This paperback book contacts a total of 336 pages full of insight on how to get your business successful! Includes personal anecdotes for training you...Category: Organizational Culture and Consulting, Our Reading List
Building Cultural Intelligence (CQ): 9 Megaskills
This engaging, interactive book on cultural diversity is suited for general courses across the disciplines (i.e. cultural diversity, human relations, freshman seminar/orientation, communications, sociology, business, health and...Category: Communication & Branding, Diversity & Inclusion
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
From the #1 bestselling author of The Bomber Mafia, the landmark book that has revolutionized the way we understand leadership and decision making. In his breakthrough bestseller The Tipping...Category: Our Reading List, Understanding Human behavior
Cross Cultural Management and Negotiation Practices
Cross Cultural Management and Negotiation Practices is about managing cultural differences throughout a country or organization, according to some basic principles of professionalism and open...Category: Management
In Search of Intercultural Understanding
"In Search of Intercultural Understanding" is a practical guidebook for living and working across cultures. In a hands-on and visual approach, this guide offers new...Category: Inter-Cultural, Management, Transition
Conflict Across Cultures: A Unique Experience of Bridging Differences
Cultural differences among members of any group - be it a multinational business team or an international family - are frequently the source of misunderstanding...
Bridging the Gaps in Global Communication
This major textbook for a growing area of study provides the reader with the framework necessary for understanding the implications of communication in the global...Category: Communication & Branding
The world is coming to America. Visit any city and you will observe persons of many colors and hear languages spoken that represent the many...Category: Leadership
Career Endeavour: Pursuing a Cross-Cultural Life Transition
This book is concerned with trainee professionals and their search for meaning through the determined and creative pursuit of a cross-cultural career transition. Adopting a...Category: Management, Transition
Cultural Advantage: The New Model for Succeeding with Global Teams
It is all too common - and costly - for people in international groups to misunderstand each other. The Cultural Advantage: A New Model for...Category: Teams
The Meaning of Tingo: and Other Extraordinary Words from Around...
A whimsical linguistic tour of foreign words and phrases that do not have precise English-language equivalents includes such entries as the world's longest-known palindrome, the...Category: Communication
Cross-Cultural Servanthood: Serving the World in Christlike Humility
Duane Elmer asked people around the world how they felt about Western missionaries. The response? "Missionaries could be more effective if they did not think...Category: Religion & Spirituality
Remapping Knowledge: Intercultural Studies for a Global Age
The growing interdependence of the local and the global demand innovative approaches to human development. Such approaches, the author argues, ought to be based on...Category: Communication & Branding, Education, School & Teaching
The Effective Executive: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right...
The measure of the executive, Peter F. Drucker reminds us, is the ability to "get the right things done." This usually involves doing what other...Category: Leadership, Our Reading List
Cross-cultural management is a crucial challenge for the successful development of international business, yet it is often badly understood and poorly implemented. Misunderstandings arise as...Category: Management
Consciousness Studies: Cross-Cultural Perspectives
Consciousness is perplexing: too familiar and intimate to ignore, too complex and elusive to understand. Although consciousness is embedded in all our experience and is...Category: Education, School & Teaching, Psychology & Counselling
Leading Coherently: Reflections From Leaders Around the World
Leading Coherently draws insight from 36 exemplary leaders to describe a natural and potent relationship between leadership formation, performance, and sustainability. Through sharing their leadership stories,...Category: Leadership
Transnational Business Cultures: Life and Work in a Multinational Corporation
This volume explores how the idea of 'culture' is used and exploited by transnational managers to further their own ambitions and their companies' strategies for...Category: Management, Transition
Organizational Psychology in Cross Cultural Perspective
The last two decades have seen an explosive increase in the ethnic diversity of the workforce, growth in international business, and the emergence of many...Category: Psychology
Organizational Psychology in Cross Cultural Perspective
The last two decades have seen an explosive increase in the ethnic diversity of the workforce, growth in international business, and the emergence of many...Category: Psychology
Understanding Cultural Diversity in Today’s Complex World
No one in this country is untouched by the impact of diversity. Yet, as diverse as diversity is, are too the many different emotions and...Category: Diversity & Inclusion
Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies
Drawing upon a six-year research project at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, James C. Collins and Jerry I. Porras took eighteen truly exceptional...Category: Management, Our Reading List
Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for Cross-Cultural Assessment
Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for Cross-Cultural Assessment critically examines and advances new methods and practices for adapting tests for cross-cultural assessment and research. The...Category: Education, School & Teaching, Psychology