Communication

5 Communication Tips for Your Travels Abroad

By |2019-04-29T14:16:31-05:00May 9th, 2019|Cross-Cultural, Travel, Travel Etiquette, Traveling Etiquette|

Lost by Pexels For many English speakers, the linguistic challenges to traveling abroad are reduced due to the prevalence of English as a widely spoken lingua franca. However, language is not all there is to successful communication. Here are 5 non-verbal tips to consider for your travels abroad: Body Language: Body language [...]

The New Age: Inter-generation Month

By |2018-10-11T14:54:18-05:00September 27th, 2018|Business Etiquette, Cross-Cultural, Culture, Intercultural, International Holidays, Language and Culture, Lifestyle, Relationships, Self-Awareness, Social Etiquette, Social Media, Technology/Gear, U.S. Holidays|

Grandmother Laptop by Max Pixel Intergeneration Month is celebrated every September as a way to appreciate perspectives of all ages. It’s a great time to converse with people from generations other than your own. Whether it be family members, colleagues or even a new acquaintance, it’s important to observe viewpoints from all [...]

Six Tips for Mastering National Mentoring Month as a Leader

By |2018-10-11T14:55:00-05:00January 3rd, 2017|Bridging the Cultural Divide, Culture, Gracious Living, Lifestyle, Relationship Building, Self-Awareness|

Mentors can come in many forms, and offer indispensable support during times of change and transition. If you’re called to fill this pivotal role in someone’s life, follow these six tips to ensure that you are providing the guidance and insight they deserve.

Silence is Golden: 3 Cross-Cultural Communication Tips for Japan

By |2018-10-11T14:55:07-05:00September 12th, 2016|Bridging the Cultural Divide, Cross-Cultural, Japan, Workplace Etiquette|

From Bonsai to bullet trains, and tea ceremonies to tanshifunin postings, Japan is a country of contrasts in which the ancient and the ultramodern are seamlessly blended.