I recently visited Level39 at Canary Wharf's One Canada Square to scope out the venue for the second in our series of Bamboo Strong Workshops for Entrepreneurs, Startups and SMEs. Wow, HOW mightily impressed we were! That's me below[...]..
One of the biggest challenges when communicating across cultures is the tendency to say and think ‘be like me’. This can cause all kinds of difficulties doing business in other countries and cultures like those of Asia – in negotiations,[...]..
Corporate Cultural Diplomacy (CCD) is not a phrase that trips easily off the tongue. It sounds very weighty and serious. But in fact, it’s a simple but sophisticated business tool that companies and organisations both large and small can use[...]..
By Sally Maier-Yip, Managing Director, 11K Consulting A few weeks ago I was delighted to be invited to be a panelist on “How entrepreneurs can do more business with China” at Google Campus London, organised by the Jonathan Lea Network.[...]..
As business becomes increasingly globalised, cultural intelligence and intercultural competence is becoming an essential strategic tool for cross-border relationship and team building, targeted branding and marketing, risk navigation and successful negotiations. In this series of Intercultural Challenges, I look at[...]..