Whatever your business, and wherever you work, one of the essential drivers for your upcoming success will be to develop your cultural intelligence (CQ) and global mindset. Why? A high level of CQ allows you to be agile in[...]..
I often hear Western businesspeople, including my own clients, say that they have difficulties understanding the right communication style to adopt in Asia business meetings or with members of their company’s Asia team – for example, when videoconferencing. There seem[...]..
For many people, adapting to another culture and lifestyle and way of doing business is often a challenge. And yet for the fortunate few, the ability to perform well in an international or multicultural role seems to come naturally. Why[...]..
There is a common myth among Westerners that all Asian countries share the same ‘Asian values’, attitudes and approach to business. In past decades Asian politicians like Lee Kuan Yew, the father of Singapore, or Dr. Mahathir of Malaysia have[...]..