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These 8 Scales Reveal Everything You Should Know About Different Cultures

These 8 Scales Reveal Everything You Should Know About Different Cultures | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it

Many people, perhaps especially Americans, underestimate how differently people do things in other countries. Examples and insights for avoiding this can be found in "The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business," a 2014 bestseller by INSEAD professor Erin Meyer (also check out those global communication diagrams from Richard Lewis). Meyer claims you can improve relationships by considering where you and international partners fall on each of these scales:


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I'm always interested about comparative indicators and measures. 

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How is s/he loving you back? - Susan Su

How is s/he loving you back? - Susan Su | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
A simple action framework that I use for career questions, dating, what I should do with my weekend, etc. I’ve recently been talking to a cool company about doing some work with them.
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Talented, But Insecure | Developing Multiple Talents

Talented, But Insecure | Developing Multiple Talents | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it

Many highly talented and creative people talk about being self-critical, having poor self-esteem, and experiencing impostor feelings.

 

Emily Mortimer, like many talented people, experiences impostor feelings: "I’m convinced I’m terrible and I’m going to get fired.”


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Psychologist Anne Paris, PhD explains in her article A New Approach to Igniting and Sustaining Creativity, “Contrary to how we’ve been taught to value independence and autonomy, this new scientific evidence is showing that we are at our best when we are connected with others.”


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Research Designs - Part 1

This document will discuss the different types of research questions and describe several basic research designs that are used with each type. Also the general strengths and weaknesses of each design will be explained.

 

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The Future of Relationships

Everything evolves, including how human beings relate to one another in intimate relationships. Norms which have been relatively stable in this space have been

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This is a topic I've been playing with. I've read some Alvin Toffler and Michael Maccoby and a few other authors. I'm thinking that changes in work and education will also impact relationships in general. 

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Authors take polar-opposite tacks as they try to decipher Japanese women

Authors take polar-opposite tacks as they try to decipher Japanese women | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
It's an all-too-familiar story: On the romantic front, foreign ladies living in Japan have it bad while the guys do unbelievably well. For every woman who complains about Japanese men's ...

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excerpt: "Apparently the foreign women’s situation is not all that bad — at least not according to Caroline Pover’s recently published “Love with a Western Woman: A Guide for Japanese Men,” in which she taps the knowledge of a bevy of foreign females who have found their almond-eyed Prince Charmings. But what about the other side of the story? Is Japan really the foreign guy’s paradise on Earth that some would have you believe?"

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I like this quote: "“From what I’ve seen and experienced, the main cause of breakups is when one or both people in a relationship stubbornly refuse to acknowledge the validity of the other’s culture."
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#1 Mistake People Make When Trying To Meet New Friends | CAREEREALISM

#1 Mistake People Make When Trying To Meet New Friends | CAREEREALISM | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
People make a common mistake when they're trying to meet new friends and make valuable connections. Are you making this networking mistake? Find out!
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This is a resource to explore ways characters may meet for the first time (or second time in a different light). This is also helpful for introverts who struggle with meeting new people but want to. Business types can benefit from meeting people for fun rather than for direct, work-related benefits.

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Ten things I've learned from Two Marriages and a Decade of being Polyamorous

Ten things I've learned from Two Marriages and a Decade of being Polyamorous | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
1 Do not date drama llamas. Do not date people that are prone to drama, just don't. No one is that pretty, no sex is that good - no drama queens, or kings. 2 Remember that you aren't perf...
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Changing expectations and rising inequality make today's best marriages better than ever, while undermining today's average marriages

Changing expectations and rising inequality make today's best marriages better than ever, while undermining today's average marriages | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
Today Americans are looking to their marriages to fulfill different goals than in the past - and although the fulfillment of these goals requires especially large investments of time and energy...
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The 9 Most Common Relationship Mistakes

The 9 Most Common Relationship Mistakes | Writing, Research, Applied Thinking and Applied Theory: Solutions with Interesting Implications, Problem Solving, Teaching and Research driven solutions | Scoop.it
The 9 most common problems that can keep your relationship from flourishing
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#1 Secret To Making New Friends As An Adult | CAREEREALISM

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Although it can come naturally for some, making new friends as an adult can be difficult for many. Find out how you can make new friends with ease...
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Quick Writing Exercise Seems to Work Magic for Couples' Contentment - PsychCentral.com

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PsychCentral.com Quick Writing Exercise Seems to Work Magic for Couples' Contentment PsychCentral.com Quick Writing Exercise Seems to Work Magic for Couples' Contentment New research suggests a brief writing intervention can help spouses adopt a...

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