Cross-Cultural Communication and Management in a Global Workforce
With business becoming more global, the ability to work across cultural boundaries is vital. This course provides students with the skills needed to navigate today's diverse business community.
What you can learn.
- Discover what it means to be culturally proficient and how to utilize this approach to manage diversity challenges
- Practice effective communication skills by parsing complex cultural differences between individuals and groups
- Unravel the impact of cultural programming on different organizational cultures
- Learn strategies from accommodating diversity within and between organizations
About this course:This course is designed to provide students with the fundamental principles and practical skill sets to understand the diverse cultures that comprise the global workplace of the 21st century. Participants discover "cultural proficiency," the cutting-edge approach to successfully navigating the intense diversity challenges of today's interdependent global business community. This unique approach ensures effective communication by unraveling the complex cultural differences between individuals and the impact of cultural programming on different organizational cultures. Participants learn strategies for accommodating diversity both within their own organization and between international organizations.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.