Understanding how culture can impact individual communication preferences and strategies is essential for anyone working in a global environment. In this lunch & learn workshop, we will teach you basic skills to recognize and decode cross-cultural communication styles and communicate effectively in social and business situations.
- High Context vs Low Context cultures
- Implicit vs Explicit communication
- How cultural values translate into communicative styles
- How to recognize and adapt in situations where there are varying communication styles present.
ABOUT THE LEADERSHIP COACH:
Carla Thisse is an experienced communications and leadership coach. She holds an M.A. in Applied Linguistics from Old Dominion University, and a B.A. in International Communication from the University of West Florida. She has over 8 years experience teaching international employees in corporate, university, and academic settings.