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Invitation to 6th Intercultural Think Tank on Gender and Diversity Thursday 5 April 15h30 to 18h30 at the IAU in Aix en Provence –

Invitation to 6th Intercultural Think Tank on Gender and Diversity Thursday 5 April 15h30 to 18h30 at the IAU in Aix en Provence – | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Dear all, I hope you are well and that you can join us for this year’s Intercultural Think Tank on Gender and Diversity. I chose this topic as I believe it is very much a concern of our times. We will have different perspectives, hear of different approaches and confront our ideas in an informal…
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Leaders in Language, Intercultural and International Business Communication | Communicaid

Leaders in Language, Intercultural and International Business Communication | Communicaid | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Communicaid is a leading provider of business English and foreign language courses, intercultural training and global communication skills
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How to Work More Effectively With Global Teammates

How to Work More Effectively With Global Teammates | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Learn some tips for making your global team work better together.
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4 Best Practices for Shared Team-Learning

4 Best Practices for Shared Team-Learning | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Organizations lose millions of dollars due to lack of shared team-learning. Teams repeat mistakes and waste time searching for information that already exists.
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The ultimate guide to ethical travel [INFOGRAPHIC]

The ultimate guide to ethical travel [INFOGRAPHIC] | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
We all try our best to practice ethical travel, but sometimes we participate in activities which seem to be fine only to discover later they were far from responsible.
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How Anthropology gives meaning to organisational culture

How Anthropology gives meaning to organisational culture | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Corporate Anthropologist Michael Henderson shares insights into the nature of organisational culture and how to use this to improve customer engagement.
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Honorees

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World’s Most Ethical Companies® Honorees

Since 2007, Ethisphere has honored those companies who recognize their role in society to influence and drive positive change in the business community and societies around the world. These companies also consider the impact of their actions on their employees, investors, customers and other
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Agence ITER: Ethical Whistle Blowing: Intercultural Perspectives (France)

Agence ITER: Ethical Whistle Blowing: Intercultural Perspectives (France) | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
The Agence ITER France yearly Intercultural Think Tank is meeting again on 4 May 2017 in Aix en Provence, hosted at the Institute for American Universities. The subject this year is Ethical Whistle Blowing: Intercultural Perspectives. DRAFT PROGRAM 13h30 Welcome and coffee 14h Introduction by Shawn SIMPSON, Training Project Manager, Agence ITER France: Cultural interpretations…
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Instead of “Job Creation,” How About Less Work?

Instead of “Job Creation,” How About Less Work? | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
If we could solve the distribution problem, we could create a world in which we all worked much less and played much more. Is that a world to be desired? Yes!!
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Why companies like Wells Fargo ignore their whistleblowers – at their peril

Why companies like Wells Fargo ignore their whistleblowers – at their peril | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
The bank's recent scandal probably would never have happened had senior management only listened to Wells Fargo's whistleblowers.
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International study equips students with 21st century skills needed to compete on global stage - Universities Canada

International study equips students with 21st century skills needed to compete on global stage - Universities Canada | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Students share impact of global study in new video resource Visit the UniversityWorks website >> Too few Canadian students pursue a study-abroad experience, but those who do are reaping significant benefits.
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This is where your smartphone battery begins

This is where your smartphone battery begins | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Workers, including children, labor in harsh and dangerous conditions to meet the world’s soaring demand for cobalt, a mineral essential to powering electric vehicles, laptops, and smartphones, according to an investigation by The Washington...
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Professional Development in International Organizations

Professional Development in International Organizations | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Professional Development in International Organizations  9th Intercultural Seminar of the Agence ITER France Thursday 30 November 2017 This event is hosted by the Institute for American Universities, 2 bis rue du Bon Pasteur, Aix en Provence   30 seats left so please sign up asap by clicking here: https://goo.gl/forms/Mtp9C9qyKyx1QbfD3 PROGRAM 17h30: Welcome of participants 18h: Introduction…
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Unconscious Bias Learning Lab

Unconscious Bias Learning Lab | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Overview What role does the brain play in overcoming the challenges around diversity and inclusion? According to recent advances neuroscience and cognitive science, the human mind sees and relates to other people in ways that are often masked to our conscious mind.
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The six signature traits of inclusive leadership

The six signature traits of inclusive leadership | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Diversity of markets, customers, ideas, and talent is driving the need for inclusion as a new leadership capability. Here are six attributes of leaders who display the ability to not only embrace individual differences, but to potentially leverage them for competitive advantage.
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Key Qualities Employers Look For In Their Most Valued Employees

Key Qualities Employers Look For In Their Most Valued Employees | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Why strong work ethic may be more important than strong technical skills.
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European Web Site on Integration - European Commission

European Web Site on Integration - European Commission | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Yesterday 31 May 2017, the Ministry of Interior, the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, and the Cabinet of the Prime Minister agreed to fund a programme that will facilitate the access of refugees to the National Civil Service and signed a new Memorandum of Understanding.
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Who Is Responsible for Corporate Misconduct?

Who Is Responsible for Corporate Misconduct? | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
With incidents of corporate misconduct never far from the headlines, the philosophical question of whether firms should assume responsibility for individuals’ actions has practical consequences.
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Where are Women in the Expatriate Workforce?

Where are Women in the Expatriate Workforce? | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Let us take a closer look at the need for expatriation, the benefits awarded to organizations who deploy expatriates, and how to include women in this workforce.
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2017 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum - OCDE

2017 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum - OCDE | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Données et analyses sur la gouvernance d'entreprise, en particulier les lignes directrices pour les entreprises multinationales et les entreprises publiques., The 2017 OECD Global Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum will tackle issues related to fair competition and economic growth, the inequality gap, a level playing field for business, the public interest in policy making and trust in government and politics
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Can Everlane Make Ethical Chic?

Can Everlane Make Ethical Chic? | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
The online clothing company goes to China to pick a new bag factory.
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Are you raising nice kids? A Harvard psychologist gives 5 ways to raise them to be kind

Are you raising nice kids? A Harvard psychologist gives 5 ways to raise them to be kind | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Think your kids are being raised to be kind? Think again. A Harvard researcher and psychologist has 5 ways to train your child to be kind and empathetic.
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Nielsen launches intercultural segmentation | News

Nielsen launches intercultural segmentation | News | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
Nielsen has partnered with EthniFacts to launch Nielsen Intercultural Affinity Segmentation, to shed light on intercultural consumers in the US: those who think, act and buy outside their root culture.
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8th Intercultural Seminar of Agence ITER (France)

8th Intercultural Seminar of Agence ITER (France) | The Intercultural Think Tank | Scoop.it
8th Intercultural Seminar of Agence ITER France: The power of intercultural communication in sustainable organizations Friday 14 October from 17h30 to 21h30 Building Multimedia, Faculte de Lettres, ave robert Schuman, Aix en Provence, France...
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