Cultural Differences – Discuss 5 important ways how you will avoid the major challenges that may be encountered when communicating with people from that culture.
Question#1- one page What are the similarities and differences between how people communicate in your culture versus communication in the country you selected?
Discuss how you will avoid the major challenges that may be encountered when communicating with people from that culture.
Question#2- one page Watch the Cultural Differences-Let’s Break a Deal video. Analyze the role that culture played in this video. What went wrong and why? What should Michael and Norio have done differently?
Discuss both verbal and nonverbal cues.Link: “Cultural Differences: Let’s Break a Deal,” located on YouTube.URL:https://youtu.be/i0hWnFJGOS4
Study Materials:View “Cross Cultural Communication,” by Riccardi, located on the TED website.URL:https://youtu.be/YMyofREc5Jk View “Getting to Yes Across Cultures,” located on the Harvard Business Review website.URL:https://hbr.org/video/4631884629001/getting-to-yes-across-cultures
Read “Hall’s Cultural Factors,” located on the Changing Minds website.URL:http://changingminds.org/explanations/culture/hall_culture.htm
Read “How Can Cultural Differences Affect Business Communication?” by Brown, from Chron (2018).URL:https://smallbusiness.chron.com/can-cultural-differences-affect-business-communication-5093.html
Read “Key Concepts: Underlying Structures of Culture,” by Hall and Hall, located on the California State University Northridge website.URL:http://www.csun.edu/~sm60012/Intercultural/Key%20Concepts%20-%20Hall%20and%20Hall%20-%201.pdf
View “What is the Difference Between a High-Context and Low-Context Culture?” located on YouTube (2016).URL:https://youtu.be/qKViQSnW-UA