Cross Cultural Workshop: A guide to Hot and Cold Climate Cultures
The International Center invites you to a cross cultural workshop presented by author Sarah Lanier. Ms. Lanier has worked mostly in the 'Global South', particularly Africa and the Middle East.
Jan 21, 2011
from 03:00 pm to 03:00 pm
|Where||Ekstrom Library, Chao Auditorium|
|Contact Name||Sharolyn Pepper|
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Sarah Lanier's book, "Foreign to Familiar, Guide to Hot and Cold Climate Cultures", is used as a trainer by agencies and organizations and will be the basis of her discussion. Drawing upon her experiences abroad, she offers insights on topics including relationship vs. task orientation; direct vs. indirect communication; individualism vs. group identity; and different concepts of hospitality.