Cultural differences appear in a number of important areas including all of the

Cultural differences appear in a number of important

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Cultural differences appear in a number of important areas, includingall of the aboveTo convey meaning in a low-context culture such as the one existing in Germany, people rely more onexplicit verbal communication
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Compared to low-context cultures, high-context cultures tend to take a(n) ________ approach regarding the meaning of business contracts.more flexibleWomen executives who travel abroadmay not be taken seriously as businesspeople, depending on the culture.Meeting a deadline is generally less important than building a relationship for businesspeople inhigh-context cultures.Associating youth with strength and age with declining powers iscommon in the U.S., but not in many Asian societies.Learning about an unfamiliar cultureis a worthy undertaking even if you learn only a small amount.Letters from Japanese businesspeople tend to be ________ than those written in the United Statesless directWhen writing for multicultural audiences, it is often helpful touse simple sentences and short paragraphs.When preparing a message to someone from another culture, you shouldbe careful to express numbers and dates in the format used
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