foreign behaviors and puts into risk when a situation in which some human value

Foreign behaviors and puts into risk when a situation

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foreign behaviors and puts into risk when a situation in which some human value at stake due to cultural misunderstanding. At Fuyao America the problem was mainly that there were inherent gaps that were not easily be ignored between Chinese and American attitudes towards work. The work culture that made Fuyao successful in China cannot exactly work in America. The workers in China are treated more like and machine than as a human being. Overtime and working in the weekends are essential by pushing up productivity at all costs. Apparently in America this system of work did not get away well. American workers expect to be respected by the higher authorities and they express their opinions and question directly and require a suitable explanation. The root cause of difference between China and America can be related to their culture. According to Hofstede, individualism-collectivism is one of the major differentiating aspects between cultures (Eckhardt, 2002). Americans are characterized as individualists and Chinese as collectivist. To be more precise the Chinese are seemed to be strongly determined by Confucianist point of view of collectivism. Fuyao can be distinguished by centralized control and
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power is exercised by an authority which is not opposed by any. Another major barrier between them was language. The level of communication affected on conflict and uncertainty on their roles. This communication barriers eventually led confusion and conflicting misunderstanding. The company also demonstrates economic and social problems gatherings at the plant. Industrials accidents became more common and protection of the
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