Cross cultural communication

0 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
0
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
62
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Cross cultural communication

  1. 1. Janvi gangani 2nd computer 130210107012
  2. 2.  the way of life of a people passed down from one generation to the next through learning.  Cross-cultural communication is a field of study that looks at how people from differing cultural backgrounds communicate, in similar and different ways among themselves, and how they Endeavour to communicate across cultures. Intercultural communication is a related field of study.
  3. 3. Why Cross Culture Communication is important ? ◦ Business Opportunities ◦ Job Opportunities ◦ Improves the contribution of employees in a diverse workforce ◦ Sharing of views and ideas ◦ Talent improvisation ◦ An understanding of diverse market Globalization: Cross border movement of people, goods and data brings more and more cultures into contact with one another and increases the potential of cross culture communication.
  4. 4.  Language: Language is one of the most obvious cultural barriers. Differences in language can render two human beings completely incapable of talking to one another.  anxiety: We live in a culturally diverse world. People will encounter individuals from different races, religions, and nationalities in their day to day encounters. There is often anxiety surrounding unfamiliar cultures.
  5. 5.  Slow Down Even when English is the common language in a cross cultural situation, this does not mean you should speak at normal speed. Slow down, speak clearly and ensure your pronunciation is intelligible. Separate Questions Try not to ask double questions such as, "Do you want to carry on or shall we stop here?" In a cross cultural situation only the first or second question may have been comprehended. Let your listener answer one question at a time.
  6. 6.  Nonverbal Communication: In low-context cultures, such as in academic communities, communication is mostly verbal and written. Very little information is this culture is communicate nonverbally.  Verbal Communication: Avoid use of technical phrases, jargon , and acronyms. Explain the meaning of technical language and acronyms throughout your conversation or presentation.

×