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Cultural Identity - Thanhha Lai's Inside Out and Back Again

In the midst of the Vietnam-American War, 10 year-old Hà and her family are forced to flee Saigon. They board a refugee boat to America, and Hà, her mother, and her two older brothers end up in Alabama, where they attempt to heal and start a new life.   100 more words

World View - Pam Muñoz Ryan's Esperanza Rising

Esperanza Ortega is a wealthy Mexican girl living with her mother and father during the time of the Great Depression.  When Esperanza’s father is mysteriously murdered and her uncle seems suspiciously involved, Esperanza and her mother flee over the border to California and live in a migrant labor camp where they find work in order to get by.   81 more words

Workshop: Creating New Opportunities through Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility

Trostos welcomes participants to our latest workshop “Creating New Opportunities through Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility”. This session will focus on the latest perspectives in CSR, introduction to a method to assess your organisation’s CSR strategy, how culture can drive CSR effectiveness, and discussion around varying reporting standards. 320 more words

Intercultural Awareness

Intercultural self-awareness

As some of you may now (well, none of you), I come from a far, far land called Macedonia. Before you ask, Google it.

In order to present myself, I will just past an assignment I was given in class today. 730 more words

Geert Hofstede

Cross-Cultural Training Courses Launched

Excellent feedback on pilot course

After a successful pilot programme offered to members of Impact HUB Bergen, we are now ready to offer our courses and custom training to individuals and organisations!  329 more words

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When Crossing Cultures, Use Global Dexterity

Picture the following: Greg O’Leary, a 32-year-old mid-level manager, is in Shanghai for the first time to negotiate a critical deal with a distributor. To prepare himself for the trip, Greg has learned some key cultural differences between China and the U.S. 1,053 more words

Managing Yourself

Cross-Cultural Training for Entrepreneurs

New programme in the making – become our pilot!

We are happy to announce a newly developed cross-cultural training programme for entrepreneurs. We are initially offering the programme as a pilot to Impact Hub members in Bergen. 183 more words

Cross-cultural Training