CULTURAL CONTRASTS IN BUSINESS INTRODUCTION

CULTURAL CONTRASTS - Related to business Related to company Personal Use of Language Informal friendly use first name Little talking Formal

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CULTURAL CONTRASTS IN BUSINESS INTRODUCTION United States Japan Arab Countries Purpose of Introduction Establish status and job identity; network Establish position in group, build harmony Establish personal rapport Image of Individual Independent Member of group Part of rich culture Information
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Unformatted text preview: Related to business Related to company Personal Use of Language Informal, friendly, use first name Little talking Formal, expression of admiration Values Openness, directness, action Harmony, respect, listening Religious harmony, hospitality, emotional support...
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This note was uploaded on 09/04/2011 for the course ECON 161 taught by Professor Jamesbaker during the Fall '11 term at University of Houston.

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