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Geisler essay why Larry Summers is wrong about languages | Inside Higher Ed

Geisler essay why Larry Summers is wrong about languages | Inside Higher Ed | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it

Foreign language skill is a must in the global business environment.

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Eastern European cultural conundrum - International consumer research specialist | Intersperience Research

Eastern European cultural conundrum - International consumer research specialist | Intersperience Research | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Cultures diverge across Eastern European boundaries (Eastern #European #culture, a conundrum?
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Broad Global Partnership Formed to Rescue Troubled Oceans - Environment News Service

Environment News ServiceBroad Global Partnership Formed to Rescue Troubled OceansEnvironment News ServiceSINGAPORE, February 24, 2012 (ENS) - The World Bank today announced the Global Partnership for Oceans, gathering governments, scientists, advocacy...
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Let's stick together - Brisbane Times

Let's stick together - Brisbane Times | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Let's stick togetherBrisbane TimesIt is the global network of co-operatives.
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Disabilities Can Be Workplace Assets

Disabilities Can Be Workplace Assets | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
In the job market, people with disabilities bring vast experience in coping and adapting — qualities that help them become valuable employees.
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When Did We Give Up on Governing Globalization? by Peter Mandelson - The Globalist

When Did We Give Up on Governing Globalization? by Peter Mandelson - The Globalist | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it

According to former EU Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson, the end of a world in which the West dictates the terms of globalization is not necessarily a tragedy. But a world without shared principles for managing globalization would be. How can developing nations and the West come together to manage globalization?

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What Do Good Global Leaders Do?

What Do Good Global Leaders Do? | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Is there such a thing as a consistent pattern of successful global leadership?
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Globalization: The Good, The Bad and the Uncertain by Ian Goldin - The Globalist

Globalization: The Good, The Bad and the Uncertain by Ian Goldin - The Globalist | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Will a failure to manage globalization lead to a backlash of protectionism, xenophobia and nationalism?
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Measuring the Efficacy of the World's Managers — HBS Working Knowledge

Measuring the Efficacy of the World's Managers — HBS Working Knowledge | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Over the past seven years, Harvard Business School's Raffaella Sadun and a team of researchers have interviewed managers at some 10,000 organizations in 20 countries.
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JNTC Articles: Global Leaders of Organizations Need R.O.I. Driven People in HR

JNTC Articles: Global Leaders of Organizations Need R.O.I. Driven People in HR | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
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Cross-Cultural Advertising. A talk by Patrick Fong.

On September 16, 2011, we invited advertising industry legend Patrick Fong as the latest speaker in our Speakers Series. Patrick Fong specializes in making e...
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Top 10 Project Management Trends for 2012 | ESI PMO Blog

ESI Announces Top 10 Project Management Trends for 2012 Collaboration Gains Importance as Project Complexity Grows As the project environment grows in (Top 10 Project Management Trends for 2012 http://t.co/tkuhN9XT...)...
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A World Bank for a new world - Sunday's Zaman

A World Bank for a new world - Sunday's Zaman | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
A World Bank for a new worldSunday's ZamanNEW YORK -– The world is at a crossroads.
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Bicultural and bilingual values add to U.S. economy

Liza M. Rodriguez has worked on family and community issues for nonprofit and government agencies Going back to the founding of this country, waves of immigrants have charted their path to...
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Thailand Best After China Among Emerging Markets

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Cultural Detective Thailand can show you how to build a successful venture in this emerging market. http://culturaldetective.com/package#THA

During 10 turbulent years in Thailand, Kittiratt Na-Ranong tackled jobs ranging from president of the stock exchange to manager of the national soccer team, an underperforming outfit nicknamed the War Elephants.

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What happens at the World Economic Forum in Davos?

What happens at the World Economic Forum in Davos? | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Now and then, Davos has a celebrity guest or two, an elusive figure more exotic or enticing than the usual array of Prime Ministers, Nobelists, and billionaires. This year’s white rabbit was Mick Jagger...
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Book Review: Transformational Diversity

Book Review: Transformational Diversity | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
This book had me at the title. We all work with people different from us in gender, age, function, ethnicity, nationality, intellectual orientation or religious tradition, and many of us have also ...
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Have Skype, Will Do International Business...

Unless homo sapiens mutate and our senses become muted, the face-to-face interaction will remain our favorite and most-needed way of building trust with one another. And trust, as we know, is the key ingredient of any long-lasting relationship.
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A World Community in Denial by Chandran Nair - The Globalist

A World Community in Denial by Chandran Nair - The Globalist | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
How do you say to billions of Asians and Africans that they cannot have it all because the economic model of the West is flawed?
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The Yin and the Yang of Corporate Innovation - New York Times

The Yin and the Yang of Corporate Innovation - New York Times | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
The Yin and the Yang of Corporate InnovationNew York TimesJazz, Mr. Kao says, demonstrates some of the tensions in innovation, between training and discipline on one side and improvised creativity on the other.
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Local Economies for a Global Future - STWR - Share The World's ...

Local Economies for a Global Future - STWR - Share The World's ... | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
The world is about to get simultaneously bigger and smaller depending on the field of human activity concerned, says Jason F. McLennan. ...
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Understanding Female Talent in Emerging BRIC Markets - Bloomberg

Hurriyet Daily NewsUnderstanding Female Talent in Emerging BRIC MarketsBloombergThe bottom line: It's critically important that employers pay heed to the generational and cultural differences among these women, to make sure that the tomorrow's...
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A Tale of Two Cities: Beijing and Detroit

A Tale of Two Cities: Beijing and Detroit | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Which symbolizes success, and which disintegration? It may not be what you think.
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Seeking solution for 'global burnout' - Independent Online

Seeking solution for 'global burnout' - Independent Online | Global Business & Organization Development: an Intercultural Perspective | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineSeeking solution for 'global burnout'Independent OnlineThe sovereign debt crisis is set to cast its shadow over the Alpine slopes of Davos this year, where world leaders are meeting from Wednesday to discuss the future of the...
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