4 Business Writing Mistakes Global Leaders Should Avoid

Leaders must communicate well. While it is well known that verbal communication is important for leadership, you should not underestimate how just as important your written communication is.

41 Habits to Excel at Global Leadership

Skills in global leadership are paramount to success in today’s business world. Regardless of whether you’re an expatriate living abroad, or somebody who works within your home country and never travels for business, at some stage in your career you will have to deal with business matters that involve cross-cultural or global issues.

Lesson #5: Don’t Be Offended By Different Styles of Communication in International Business

This week I’m sharing with you the fifth and final lesson in flexibility I’ve learned on my international travels.

Lesson #3: Why Being Humble is Important in International Business

This week I’m sharing with you the third lesson in flexibility I’ve learned on my international travels.

Lesson #2: Learn to Adapt in International Business

Last week I released Lesson 1 of “5 Keys Lessons in Flexibility for International Professionals”. Click here to access Lesson 1. This week I’m sharing with you the second lesson in flexibility I’ve learned on my international travels.

Super Simple Networking Tip #3 of 3: What to Do When Your Personal Space is Being Invaded?

In my last two blog posts, I shared with you two super simple networking tips that you can use to connect better and impress at your networking events.

The Cultural Intelligence CLICK!

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It was a historic day in 1972. An elegantly dressed lady steps out of a plane, walks down a set of stairs onto a tarmac in China. It was the first time she had ever set foot in this mystifying country, and was only mildly familiar with its culture. Yet, she immediately connected.

How to Exchange Business Cards in Japan and China

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When you exchange business cards in Japan or China, you are not simply exchanging names that are written on small pieces of card. You are exchanging important human emotions, which can take a business meeting from an ordinary first encounter to a fruitful long-term relationship.