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Cross cultural communication in MNCs

December 9, 2011 | 0 Comments


I was recently reading a blog article from the Harvard Business Review titled The Trouble with Mary, which talks about the very different communication protocols in diverse cultures: here, a Chinese national running the local operations of a European MNC. Mary was annoyed and frustrated by the demands and lack of respect she got from her […]
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Leading MNCs

November 27, 2011 | 1 Comments


As the world of work is becoming increasingly global, the critical competencies required in multi national corporations (MNCs) are being defined by dynamic economic, geopolitical and cultural forces. Are leaders adapting their mindsets and skill-sets in tune with these forces, and in time to capitalize on them?   And how does leadership in an MNC […]
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In the pipeline

November 7, 2011 | 0 Comments


It’s so hard to get good help these days. Despite the tough business environment. Despite cost cutting and downsizing. Despite even rising unemployment. Because it is not an issue of quantity: in numbers, there is no labor shortage. The issue is quality: technical, professional and leadership skills are required everywhere, and are in limited supply. […]
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