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Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
Ireland Business Communication
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Ireland Business Communication

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This presentation is a fun informational powerpoint that explores bussiness communication in Ireland.

This presentation is a fun informational powerpoint that explores bussiness communication in Ireland.

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  • 1. Ireland culture communication
    Group 3:
    Carrie VanVleet
    Jesse McCandless
    Brittany Erpestad
  • 2. St.Patrick’s Day
    Ireland Holiday
    St. Patrick
    March 17th
    Shamrock
    Green
  • 3. Best Impression
    Greetings,
    Business Communication,
    Public behavior,
    Dress wear,
    Deal negotiation,
    Entertaining,
    Time,
    Don’ts.
    Follow these Tips on :
  • 4. Greeting and Gift giving
    Eye contact
    Firm hand shake
    Hug if you know them well
    Smile
    Avoid using titles
    Ex. Dr
  • 5. Conversation
    The Irish prefer direct eye contact.
    The Irish find arguments and opinionated conversation entertaining.
    Subjects not to talk about.
  • 6. Mixing Business and Entertainment
    Drinking forms a huge part of Irish Culture and psyche of the country…the troubles of the day and the world are generally sorted out over a pint.
    • Monday morning office conversations will entail the amounts of alcohol consumed over the weekend along with the following hangover.
    • 7. When ordering a drink make men must order a pint or it is considered unmanly.
    • 8. Also in an Irish pub each person is expected to pay for a round of drinks or it could leave a bad impression.
    • 9. If invited out for a drink it is said not to bring up business subjects unless host does so first.
    • 10. When hosting a dinner or lunch at a restaurant is it almost customary to drink wine unless Guinness or tea is preferred.
    • 11. But at lunchtime, most business people will not take a drink.
  • Dress Code
    Men
    Suits and ties
    Business casual
    No Jeans
    Women
    Suits
    Dress
    Blouse
    Accessories
    No Jeans
  • 12. Lets Make a Deal
    Before a meeting proceeds, there is usually a good bit of small talk.
    Do not expect to make a deal in a hurry.
    In Irish business Family is everything.
  • 13. Public Behaviour
    • The Irish are very difficult to impress; even if you do manage to impress them, they might not openly admit it.
    • 14. Don’t break eye contact when someone is talking to you.
    • 15. It is common for men to open the door for women, as well as employees and bosses.
    • 16. The hand shake is a preferred greeting.
    • 17. It is custom to shake hands at the beginning and end of a business meeting.
    • 18. When speaking to and Irish person, keep and arms length away. Maintaining personal space is important in culture.
  • Time
    Be on time
    Be Flexible with others
    Allow time for late arrivals
  • 19. Don’ts
    Business first
    Sell alcohol to someone already drunk
    Smoke in public places
    Call someone a “mick”
  • 20. Successful First Impression
    Greetings
    Conversation
    Public behavior
    Dress wear
    Deal negotiation
    Entertaining
    Time
    Don’ts.
    Remember at least one thing in the following areas:
    Quote to remember :“A boss with no humor is like a job that is no fun”
  • 21. Work Cited
    1. Michael Landers . (2008, July 21). Culture Crossing Ireland. Retrieved December 28, 2009, from World guide to cross-cultural etiquette: http://www.culturecrossing.net/basics_business_student.php?id=100
    N/A. (2008, November 17). Ireland - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette. Retrieved December 28, 2009, from kwintessential cross culture solutions: http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/ireland.html
     
    2.Michael Landers . (2008, July 21). Culture Crossing Ireland. Retrieved December 28, 2009, from World guide to cross-cultural etiquette: http://www.culturecrossing.net/basics_business_student.php?id=100
    N/A. (2008, November 17). Ireland - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette. Retrieved December 28, 2009, from kwintessential cross culture solutions: http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/ireland.html
     
  • 22. Work Cited Continued
    3.McDowell, L. (2006, December 5). Ireland: Public Behaviour. Retrieved December 28, 2009, from executiveplanet: http://executiveplanet.com/index.php?title=Ireland:_Public_Behaviour
    Michael Landers . (2008, July 21). Culture Crossing Ireland. Retrieved December 28, 2009, from World guide to cross-cultural etiquette: http://www.culturecrossing.net/basics_business_student.php?id=100
    N/A. (2008, November 17). Ireland - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette. Retrieved December 28, 2009, from kwintessential cross culture solutions: http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/ireland.html

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