- Orientation: The Essential Ingredient in Cross-Cultural Management. Al-Lamki, Salma M. // International Journal of Management;Dec2002, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p568
Discusses ingredients to a successful cross-cultural orientation program in Al-Khodh, Oman. Cognitive training; Behavior modification; Cultural self-awareness.
- Leadership institute for diversity planning. // Liberal Education;Summer94, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p3
Reports that teams from twenty-five institutions met at Georgetown University to focus on the human, legal and educational complexities of creating intercultural communities on campus and the U.S. society. Development of plans for diversity and inclusion; Seminars.
- CROSS-CULTURAL ENCOUNTERS AS A WAY OF OVERCOMING XENOPHOBIA. SCHEUNPFLUG, ANNETTE // International Review of Education / Internationale Zeitschrift f;1997, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p109
Examines the conditions needed and the difficulties encountered in overcoming xenophobia through cross-cultural orientation. Aim of visits as stage-managed means of learning; Impressions of learning in a foreign country; Preconditions for cross-cultural learning in encounters.
- ANOUNCEMENTS: Cross-Cultural Experience. // NEA Today;Oct2002, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p44
Deals with the plan of the Fulbright Memorial Fund to send primary and secondary school teachers and administrators on a three-week study visit to Tokyo, Japan in 2003. Overview of the intercultural experience.
- To Develop Cultural Dexterity, Seek It Out. Banks, Bernard // Harvard Business Review Digital Articles;6/24/2016, p2
The article discusses how organizations can develop leaders with cultural dexterity and mentions topics including the training in cross-cultural best practices and soft skills and lessons from military training.
- Strangers in strange lands. Blassingame, Kelley M. // Employee Benefit News;6/15/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p31
Deals with the benefit of cross-cultural employee training to the success of an overseas corporate assignment. Average cost of supporting one employee on an overseas assignment for three years; Reason that experts recommend investing in cross-cultural training; Suggestions for cross-culture...
- PROFESSIONAL SYNERGY. Harris, P.R. // Training & Development Journal;Jan1981, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p18
Reports on the development of professionals who operate and are comfortable in two cultures. Dictionary definition of the term 'synergy'; Humankind's sharing of information and experience; Achievement of symmetry as the goal of international professional exchanges.
- TRAINING FOR CROSS-CULTURAL OPERATIONS . Rhinesmith, Stephen H. // Training & Development Journal;Mar1970, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p20
Shows that growth in intercultural sensitivity through cross-cultural training results in growth in interpersonal sensitivity. Process of intercultural adjustment; Exposure of behavior through interaction with others.
- Caregivers of persons with Alzheimerâ€˜s Disease: Cultural differences in perceived caregiver burden in Guatemala and Rhode Island. Salguero, Rachel H.; Kohn, Robert; Salguero, Luis F.; Marotta, Charles A. // Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology;Sep1998, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p229
The intent of this study is to illustrate cultural differences in the amount of perceived burden for primary caregivers of persons with Alzheimerâ€˜s Disease. Caregivers in Guatemala and Rhode Island were given a questionnaire exploring: caregiver well-being, available supports, traditional...