How do individualism and collectivism work in cross cultural communications
Our business or interactions can be either individualistic.
In western society, you are awarded as a signed person I am.
Other cultures are more we, collectivistic
ADVICE ARTICLE THE TRUTH ABOUT ATTRACTION
Due: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at the start of class as a printed document to be handed in.
Point Value: 100 points
Purpose: Demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of course concepts related to
The hibiscus located in many areas of the world has been viewed as sacred and even
been used for such ritual and spiritual causes. Depending on the region and metaphysical views
of what the people view as reality alongside with the culture of
COM 400 Midterm Exam Questions
From Chapter 1 reading and discussion:
Describe and illustrate the three categories of identity characteristics.
From Chapter 2 reading and discussion:
Compare and contrast the two perspectives of identity formation.
Questlon 1 1 out of 1 points
Which is NOT one of the big ve Personality Dimensions?
Selected Answer: 0 Flexibility
Correct Answer: 0 Flexibility
Question 2 1 out oi 1 points
In Japan. parents teach children not to stand out or draw attention to themselves
1 out of 1 points
Which is NOT an element of the definition of leadership effectiveness?
1 out of 1 points
Which CEO said A great leaders needs to get under
In this presentation, it promotes interest by creating reasons why listening in
communication is very important (Beebe, 2012, 174). Then it directly backs up the statement
with an example of how listening is just as important as speaking. Throughout the w
Since going through the chapters, I have learned that doing a needs assessment not only enables
a professional/trainer to understand the needs of the trainee better but leads to creating a more
effective and efficient training program (Beebe, 56). I also
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2) Psychological environment?
3) Your appearance?
4) Verbal communication?
5) Nonverbal communication?
The learning environment is always and will always be a key factor in training and development. It must
1) Houston Maxwell
2) Business (Communication)
4) I enjoy listening to music while doing math problems
5) I hope to learn better ways to work with people with different learning styles than mine and be
able to handle it with professional
Assignment Two: Needs Assessment
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My organization is Northwest Mobile Detail. The person that will take this assessment
will be Brandon Brooks. My questionnaire tool will consis
The organizational that I am going to be doing analysis on is a Mobile Auto Detailing Company
that I know through a buddy that is one of their employees. The company is Northwest Mobile
Detail located out of Tacoma. I understand that they have a
COM453: Training & Development
A4: Final Portfolio
Table of Contents
Assignment One (A1): Description of Organization
In this assignment you will describe the organization you have gained access to for developing your
training program in this class. This organization can be for-profit or non-profit. DO NOT use an
Chapter 7 Notes
Identity implication of language choice and code switching
In the united states race tends to be treated as the first and central category in identifying a
person. The book has an example about Dominican Americans which
What suggestion do you have for successful cross cultural business:
Common sharing as humans are families.
Importance with families is different
Some societies families drives everything
So trust factors and time to gain trust can differ
In the West
1989 Revolution and then now you can see american brands
Society looks similar
But mindset is different
Political system impacts this
Wants European union was created, culture value increased.
The need: Increasing Globalization
What strategy is often used by Asians when negotiation with Westerners?
They use silence
Biggest trigger vs westerners
How long? 5 seconds
Most likely, people add something more, more information.
Negotiation, info is power.
Not silence but pausing
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COM 400: Intercultural Business Communication
Arizona State U
What is Intersectionality?
Intersectionality is the understanding of one's background in
more than one dimension to better understand who they are as
a whole and what struggles/privileges they have
A woman of color
Age & Identity
The time of life at which some particular qualification,
power, or capacity arises or rests
Categories of Age
12 to 25 year olds
Distinctive way of life, growing up, rebelling, fun and
Ability & Identity
Why does it matter?
Largest minority group
The most inclusive and the most diverse
The only minority group that anyone can join
at any time
Everyone is a little bit able-bodied and a little bit
disabled. The degree to which we are on
Sexuality & Identity
Desires: romantically & sexually
Some key terms
Bisexual: rely on gender binaries
Cisgender: gender is a choice
rather than natural
Pansexual: also omnisexual
An open (to some degree) stratification system that is
associated with a systematically unequal allocation of resources
Roman word classis
Based on social stratification
Class as objective position within distributions
Power of Language
What are the powers of language?
What can language do?
What can specific word choices do?
Can language affect/change the shape of this desk?
Can language affect/change the chemical balances in a human
What can our specific word
Nonverbal behaviors: all elements of communication other
than words, including our physical movements and facial
Does NOT include sign language, written words, or words
Provide the conte