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Developing Multicultural Leadership delivers information about the changing American workforce. It highlights different aspects of culture with a focus on corporate culture. Tips are given for ...

Developing Multicultural Leadership delivers information about the changing American workforce. It highlights different aspects of culture with a focus on corporate culture. Tips are given for developing global etiquette and developing multicultural leadership

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    • Developing Multicultural Leadership SpeakEasy Communications, Inc. Your Passport To the Future
      • Diversity and Inclusion
        • Workforce more diverse now than at the beginning of the Industrial Revolution with more:
        • Nationalities represented
        • Women
        • Minorities
        • Older workers
        • Languages spoken
      Our Changing Workforce
    • Changing Workplace Dynamics
      • By 2010 one-third of the US work force will be:
        • Hispanic
        • Black
        • Asian
        • Middle Eastern
      • Cultural diversity will change
        • Policies & procedures
        • Conflict resolution
        • Corporate mission statements
    • But What Does Culture Really Mean?
      • Culture: There’s No Escape!
        • Embraces all aspects of human life…especially the workplace, and it’s constantly shifting
          • Cross culture
          • Culture shock
          • Cultural diversity
          • Cultural competence
          • Cultural barrier
          • Pop culture
          • Culture vulture
      Mexican China Poblana
    • What Is Culture Anyway?
      • What we observe is the tip of the iceberg!
        • Behavior
        • Beliefs
        • Values
        • Language
        • Celebrations
        • Gestures
        • Time
        • Art
    • Which Are Above the Surface? Gestures Holiday Customs Nature of Friendship Style of Dress Personal Space Eating Habits Art Literature Concept of Fairness Concept of Time Handshake Music Values Morals Eye Contact Ceremonies
    • Big “C” & Little “c” Culture
      • Big C Culture: The best of human life
          • Music
          • Literature
          • Art
      • Little c Culture: Hearthstone Culture
        • Everything in human life!
          • Beliefs
          • Behavior
          • Values
          • Language
    • Everything Has “Culture”
      • Name it….and it probably has “culture”
        • Countries
        • States
        • Cities
        • Suburbs
        • Neighbors
        • Ethnic groups
        • Companies, i.e. Wal-Mart
    • ABCs of American Culture From The Outside Looking In
      • You Can’t Argue with Success
        • Most praised & sought after thing in American life
        • Failure is not an option
        • Having the “American Dream”
      • Live & Let Live
        • Freedom & privacy
        • Stay out of my way
        • Get off my back
    • ABCs of American Culture
      • Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!
        • Have as much fun as possible
        • Entertainment: shopping & eating
        • The only time we aren’t watching the time
      • Shop Until You Drop
        • Shopping as recreation
        • Major topic of conversation
        • Be a “smart shopper”
    • ABCs of American Culture
      • Just Do It!
        • Action is the key to success
          • More valuable than planning
          • Speak louder than words
        • Don’t like rules & regulations
        • Get an idea and just RUN with it
      • No Pain…No Gain
        • Success involves pain & sacrifice
        • Don’t be a wimp – Hang tough!
    • ABCs of American Culture
      • Enough Is Enough
        • Human rights & dignity
        • Stand up for yourself
        • Won’t tolerate interference
      • Time Is Money
        • Time & Money conscious
        • The buck stops here!
        • To annoy us, talk on the phone like I have nothing else to do
        • I don’t want to take up any more of your time!
    • ABCs of American Culture
      • Rules Are Made to Be Broken
        • Think for yourself
        • Think outside the box
        • Obey rules most of the time
        • Might have been appropriate at one time, but not now
      • God Helps Those Who Help Themselves
        • It’s better to be independent
        • Do it yourself
    • ABCs of American Culture
      • Our understanding of other cultures is LOW!
        • Immigrants expected to acculturate quickly
        • My way or the highway
        • Little interest in foreign cultures
        • Learn English overnight!
    • American Culture Emphasizes?
      • American Culture Emphasizes These Cultural Ideals…or Does It?
        • Group or Individual
          • Every man for himself
          • All for one or one for all?
        • Punctuality
        • Language
        • Freedom
        • Diversity
    • Workplace Culture
      • “ Way of Life” for Your Employees
        • Laws
        • Language
        • Dress Code
        • Schedule
        • Authority
        • Power Relationships
        • Policies & Procedures
        • Conflict Resolution
      Double Latte with Legs?
    • Workplace Culture
      • Varies by situation
        • Private or public sector
      • Industry
        • Manufacturing or Service
      • Union or Non-Union
      • Subcultures
        • Administration & Finance
        • Shipping & Receiving
        • IT
    • Why Is This Important?
      • Cultural Clashes or Misunderstandings
        • Prevents individuals from developing potential
        • Hinders organizational effectiveness
        • Decrease profits
        • Lapses in safety practices
        • Employee turnover
        • Increased training costs
        • Affects your customers!
    • Why Is This Important in Business?
      • It Affects Business Transactions and Profits
        • Customer’s Buying Habits
        • Consumption Habits
        • Cross-cultural knowledge gives competitive advantage
        • How employees treat customers
    • Assessing Workplace Culture
      • Does your company practice what it preaches with regards to culture?
    • Comparing Corporate Cultures
      • Similarities & Differences
        • What similarities do you see?
        • What differences do you see?
        • What changes would you make?
        • How important involving employees in all sectors was to the development of both company’s statements?
    • Cross Cultural Manners
      • Global Etiquette
        • Building relationships is often more important than getting down to business
        • Dress conservatively.
        • Observe the chain of command
        • Understand the handshake
        • Use courtesy titles and polite forms of address rather than first names
        • Show respect when exchanging business cards
        • Time & Space
    • Developing Multicultural Leadership
      • Self-knowledge
      • Global thinking
      • Cultural curiosity
      • Flexibility
      • Inclusion
      • Managing diversity
      • Communication & Leadership
      • Credibility & Patience