Business professionals today MUST HAVE CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE to be successful in their everyday business dealings. Language training alone is not enough. We are globally interdependent To reduce our geographical distance technology is a solution.Technology is not enough to reduce the huge CULTURAL DISTANCE.This STILL presents a huge gap.
Intercultural awareness training is needed.
What the experts say:
Experts believe that in the future companies will continue recruiting employees based on their IQ, fire because of lack of EQ as they do now, but increasingly, what they will promote for would be CQ
(Julia Middleton, Common Purpose NGO).
My intercultural awareness workshops cover:
- The importance of building fluent relationships across cultures
- How to raise your own awareness of culturally based beliefs, perceptions & attitudes.
- How to raise your own awareness of the culturally based beliefs, perceptions & attitudes of your international work partners.
- How to become culturally fluent and find common ground for a shared purpose
I specialise in the cross-cultural awareness of Italian/British identities and behaviours within organisations. Any workshops can also be combined with the DISC personality profiling for a more detailed analysis of how people can work together more effectively and productively.