Globalisation will affect most of us at some time in our careers and although it is often exciting to conduct business with other nationalities, the potential for embarrassment, misunderstanding or taking offence is increased. The aim of this workshop is to help participants reduce the likelihood of these negatives happening by showing how to become more aware of other cultures perceptions and behavioural norms in order to create rapport quickly.
This Working Globally Inter-Cultural Communications course is available throughout the UK.
CPD Value 5.5 Hours
- Understanding how cultures communicate differently and how to enhance work and business effectiveness by developing competence at cross-cultural communication
- Identifying major differences in communication style, techniques, and cultural comfort zones around flow, pace and intensity. Informal conversation, small talk, non-verbal communication and, slang and humor across cultures
- Understand differences in formal presentations, telephone manner and written communication styles
- Identify strategies and techniques for communicating successfully across cultures
Our Leeds training venue
Leeds Plaza is located just a few minutes’ walk from Leeds City Centre,
within easy reach of the city’s main financial, business and commercial districts.
For exact directions for reaching the hotel, please consult Google Maps. There is no parking at Park Plaza Leeds, however there are several car parks in the area, like at Q-Park Sovereign Square (LS1 4AG) where you can receive concessionary rates.
By Public Transport
Leeds City Train Station: 2 minute walk.
Leeds Bradford Airport: 8.9 miles. Transfer time from city centre: approximately 4 minutes
Bus transfers from city centre are available up to every 6 minutes Mondays to Fridays
Travelling by bicycle
For information on reaching the building by bicycle visit Sustrans (www.sustrans.org.uk)
This course is available in the following locataions:
Working Globally Inter-Cultural Communications London
Working Globally Inter-Cultural Communications Bristol
Working Globally Inter-Cultural Communications Manchester
Working Globally Inter-Cultural Communications Edinburgh
Working Globally Inter-Cultural Communications Nottingham
Working Globally Inter-Cultural Communications Birmingham