Presenting to a Diverse Audience? Some tips and considerations

Presenting to a Diverse Audience? Some tips and considerations

Presenting to a Diverse Audience? Some tips and considerations Imagine… you are asked to deliver a presentation to an audience of a different background from you. Are you nervous? Are you well prepared? Will you deliver your presentation as you normally would? Or will...
Does Globalisation Improve Intercultural Competence?

Does Globalisation Improve Intercultural Competence?

Does Globalisation Improve Intercultural Competence? Globalisation started when man left their homelands in search for economic gains in 3000 BC. Today, the globalisation is ubiquitous. Seasonal foods are now available off season. Newly launched fashion in Europe is...
Adaptability or Authenticity- Which is Better?

Adaptability or Authenticity- Which is Better?

Adaptability or Authenticity- Which is Better? There was once an American expatriate, who led a team of 150 employees in a multinational company in Singapore. In meetings, the expatriate would regularly speak up and interject in conversations as this is how he...
Can You Learn About A Culture Without Learning Their Language?

Can You Learn About A Culture Without Learning Their Language?

Can You Learn About A Culture Without Learning Their Language? When travelling or relocating to a new place, the common sense advice is to learn the local language. There are many benefits to this, but it mostly boils down to the ease of communication, from making new...