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Business travel does not simply entail getting on a plane and going to a meeting. Often there are unforeseen cultural barriers, and with prior knowledge, these can be overcome to make your trip a success.
This Indonesia PowerPoint will teach you about the country’s culture, customs, family life, gender roles, cuisine, etiquettes for dining, social and business interactions, and much more to assist you in your travels.
Did you know that earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur frequently in Indonesia? Or that badminton and soccer are Indonesia’s two most popular sports?
This Indonesia Power Point highlights these facts and much more including: 20 Points on General Information, 8 Points on Family Life, 20 Points on Food, 20 Points on Food Etiquette, 13 Points on Social Etiquette, 27 Points on Business Etiquette, and 14 Points on Trivia.

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Indonesia PowerPoint Content

  1. 1. Indonesia
  2. 2. Family Life (1 of 2) <ul><li>Family is important in Indonesia and it is common for extended families to all live together </li></ul><ul><ul><li>This is more common in rural areas, and becoming less common in urban centers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Indonesian families are close and work to help each other </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Indonesians respect elders, their experience and advice </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>They must also care for their parents in old age </li></ul></ul>www.readysetpresent.com Page
  3. 3. Social Etiquette (1 of 4) <ul><li>Respect Muslim religious conventions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Although most Indonesians are Muslims, Indonesia is not an Islamic state and allows freedom of worship to all religions </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Never touch a person's head, or point with a forefinger, as this is considered impolite </li></ul>www.readysetpresent.com Page
  4. 4. Business Etiquette (4 of 7) <ul><li>Business relationships must be developed slowly over time </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Indonesians enjoy bargaining and offering concessions too quickly will show you as an amateur </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Avoid disagreement and especially arguments </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Demanding a written contract is seen as a lack of trust </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A contract is to be viewed as a guideline rather than a statement of duties and responsibilities </li></ul></ul>www.readysetpresent.com Page
  5. 5. Trivia (4 of 4) <ul><li>Indonesia is home to thousands of different plant and animal species </li></ul><ul><ul><li>It has the 2nd highest level of biodiversity in the world with Brazil being number one </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The unemployment rate is almost at 10% and half the population live on less than US $2 per day </li></ul>www.readysetpresent.com Page
  6. 6. Download “Indonesia” PowerPoint presentation at ReadySetPresent.com <ul><li>37 slides include : 20 Points on General Information, 8 Points on Family Life, 20 Points on Food, 20 Points on Food Etiquette, 13 Points on Social Etiquette, 27 Points on Business Etiquette, and 14 Points on Trivia.   </li></ul>www.readysetpresent.com Page Royalty Free - Use Them Over and Over Again.

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