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Ilaria Forte | radicalfuture

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Born in a small village in Northern Italy, Ilaria Forte has travelled across the length and breadth of our planet to find the meaning and purpose of her own life. As the founder of radicalfuture, a global network of human and social scientists, futurists and creative professionals, she has initiated and facilitated several social, creative and radical change initiatives around the globe. 

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Web: www.radicalfuture.com

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Ilaria Forte | radicalfuture

Ilaria Forte | radicalfuture | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it

Born in a small village in Northern Italy, Ilaria Forte has travelled across the length and breadth of our planet to find the meaning and purpose of her own life. As the founder of radicalfuture, a global network of human and social scientists, futurists and creative professionals, she has initiated and facilitated several social, creative and radical change initiatives around the globe. 

Follow Ilaria on social media:

Twitter @radicalfuture 
Web: www.radicalfuture.com

Speaking Inquiries | Speakers Academy® | René Warmerdam | +31 (10) 433 33 22

 


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How We All Survived Likely the Largest Collaboration in Journalism History

One of the most frequent questions people ask us these days is “How in the world did you get 86 journalists to work together?” (RT @ICIJorg: How do you get 86 journalists to work together?
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Cross-cutlural collaboration isn't a 'just add water and stir' type of thing, as these journalist wisely point out: "having this network of trusted reporters and relationships we have built overtime made a huge difference." 

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NEW SAP UA CROSS-NATIONAL COLLABORATION: TUM AND ITU JOIN FORCES

NEW SAP UA CROSS-NATIONAL COLLABORATION: TUM AND ITU JOIN FORCES | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it
New SAP University Alliances Cross-National Collaboration New agreement of cooperation between the Chair for Global Business Informatics at the IT University of Copenhagen and the Chair for Infor...
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Really like seeing this kind of collaboration in higher education: " students will be developing creative approaches for solving ‘real-world’ challenges using the design thinking methodology."

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China's Going To Build Massive 4G Mobile Networks—Snubbing European ... - Business Insider

China's Going To Build Massive 4G Mobile Networks—Snubbing European ... - Business Insider | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it
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3 International EdTech Ideas That Could Help U.S. Colleges

3 International EdTech Ideas That Could Help U.S. Colleges | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it

"Edtech is changing schools across the globe, and, correspondingly, schools are changing edtech. Learning institutions from Portsmouth to Peru and Canberra to Canada have contributed their energy expertise toward the edtech movement, and U.S. schools could stand to sit up and take notice."


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Impress Your Foreign Boss

Impress Your Foreign Boss | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it
Your cultural norms may not be enough when working abroad. (#impress your foreign #boss - #management #career http://t.co/vsdQP2bdS2)
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"If you think that it's hard to impress your boss in your native culture, imagine what it's like in a different culture where the way you'd naturally make a positive impression falls flat."

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III's New CEO Calls for Greater Collaboration - Library Journal - Library Journal

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a new collaboration with OverDrive announced at the conference that follows upon other major partnerships with EBSCO and 3M.
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Nice to see collaboration as a key focus across territories: “As long as we have clear rules of engagement and we respect each other and we understand when we are going to cooperate and when we compete and how we do it we’re fine"

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Business Bootcamp - Innovasjon Norge

Business Bootcamp - Innovasjon Norge | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it
Would you like to know more about how to get your business ready for international markets? We invite you to a two day bootcamp with serial entrepreneur and business advisor, Mark Robinson, from Silicon Valley.
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Norway teaching how to operate in international markets. Sounds very interesting and practical.

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If People Could Immigrate Anywhere, Would Poverty Be Eliminated?

If People Could Immigrate Anywhere, Would Poverty Be Eliminated? | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it
Some economists are pushing for "open borders" ([from dajbelshaw] If People Could Immigrate Anywhere, Would Poverty Be Eliminated? - Shaun Raviv - The Atlanti...
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KEY: "Development is about people, not places"

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10 International Business Customs Your Students Should Remember When Traveling

10 International Business Customs Your Students Should Remember When Traveling | Connecting Across Cultures | Scoop.it
English is often considered to be the international language of business, but, as business grows more global, it's becoming more important than ever for executives and employees to respect other cultures' business customs.

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I'd be interested in seeing if these 10 business customs were universally agreed upon by other countries when dealing with the American student, traveler, or business person. 

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When traveling to other countries to do business, research is key. In some countries, actions that Americans take for granted, like looking a superior in the eye, can be considered rude. While in America business meetings are all about business, in many nations it's disrespectful not to inquire about one's health and family before talking about business matters. . .