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When in Rome or Rio or Riyadh-- : cultural Q & As for successful business behavior around the world

Author: Gwyneth Olofsson
Publisher: Yarmouth, Me. : Intercultural Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Offers advice about cultural issues in Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, and Venezuela.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Olofsson, Gwyneth.
When in Rome or Rio or Riyadh--.
Yarmouth, Me. : Intercultural Press, 2004
(DLC) 2004013522
(OCoLC)55665284
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gwyneth Olofsson
ISBN: 1417537396 9781417537396 1931930473 9781931930475
OCLC Number: 56408501
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiv, 326 pages)
Contents: pt. I. The first steps --
1. Getting acquainted --
Names and address --
Meetings and greetings --
Business cards --
2. Making a good impression --
Dress --
Manners --
Socializing --
Gift giving --
3. Eating and drinking together --
Food --
Drink --
Mealtimes --
pt. II. Understanding each other --
4. Communication and language --
What to say and how to say it --
A global language? --
Body language --
5. Time --
Calendars and holidays --
The working day --
Attitudes toward time --
pt. III. Working together --
6. Personal profiles --
Gender --
Age --
Ethnicity and nationality --
7. Our roles and relationships --
Leaders and managers --
Working in organizations --
Personal relationships in business --
8. Work in a wider perspective --
Priorities --
Ethics --
Assumptions.
Responsibility: Gwyneth Olofsson.

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