Customs of the World: Using Cultural Intelligence to Adapt, Wherever You Are - DVD, digital video course

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Customs of the World: Using Cultural Intelligence to Adapt, Wherever You Are - DVD, digital video course

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When in Rome, do as the Romans do. The concept of cultural adaptation is hardly new, but in our increasingly globalized world, the need for cross-cultural understanding has never been more essential to our success in life, both personally and professionally. Yet how can we possibly adapt to all the cultures surrounding us? And is adaptation always the best approach? In Customs of the World: Using Cultural Intelligence to Adapt, Wherever You Are, you’ll learn how the values held by cultures around the world influence behavior so you can successfully accomplish your objectives, no matter what the cultural context. Taught by Professor David Livermore of the Cultural Intelligence Center, these 24 eye-opening lectures address dynamics and customs related to working, socializing, dining, and marriage and family—all the areas necessary to help you function with a greater level of respect and effectiveness wherever you go.
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Yes, yes, yes, I cannot recommend this course enough. It is one of the best courses I've listened to, and that's saying something because I've taken many. It's so good, I may have to listen to this one again. The title of this series is a little hard to wrap your head around, but suffice to say this course would be both fascinating and valuable to anybody curious about the world, whether you travel or not. It is also HIGHLY relevant if you deal with people from different cultures, even within this country (and who doesn't)? I got the audio version. It is not a visually-intensive course.
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