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12 ways universities can support international students
It’s that time of year again, when students all over the world head off to university, many of them for[...]
How to get texting across cultures right
Although texting is by nature an abbreviated and casual way of communicating, a text to a business contact is nonetheless[...]
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How to get texting across cultures right
Although texting is by nature an abbreviated and casual way of communicating, a text to a business contact is nonetheless[...]
The meaning of silence in different cultures
Silence is golden, as the saying goes. But silence has many meanings in intercultural communication. Silence can be used to[...]

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How to get texting across cultures right
Although texting is by nature an abbreviated and casual way of communicating, a text to a business contact is nonetheless[...]
11 reasons why you need cultural awareness when learning a language
English may be the language of business globally, or almost globally, but for employees relocating abroad, this is no excuse[...]

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The Netherlands: A cultural video guide
A cultural guide to the Netherlands We are pleased to announce we have just added an in-depth guide to the Netherlands culture[...]
Video guide to Australia
A cultural guide to Australia We are pleased to announce we have just added an in-depth guide to Australian culture[...]
Four ways of building team spirit
This short video covers four ways of generating positive feelings between the members of a virtual, cross-cultural team, and so[...]

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12 ways universities can support international students
It’s that time of year again, when students all over the world head off to university, many of them for[...]
The do’s and don’ts of greetings around the world
Every culture has a unique way of greeting people Shaking hands may seem like a perfectly normal way of greeting a business[...]
20 essential tips to pack and travel like a pro
Summer’s here and the world – or the northern hemisphere, at least – is on holiday. So if you’re traveling[...]
9 tips on raising children with a global mindset
Children of today – the Generation Z cohort – will enter the workplace with a very different mindset from their[...]
Personal space: Don’t stand too close to me
A cultural view on personal space It’s a well-known fact that stand-offish Brits prefer a large ‘bubble’ of personal space[...]

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