SCORE Chicago 500 W. Madison St., Suite 1150 Chicago, Il 60661 - 312 353 4540

Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 8:45 AM to 12:00 PM

Communicating Effectively in a Multicultural Workplace

The world is smaller than ever before, and employees are as likely to find themselves working with someone who grew up half way around the globe as they are working with colleagues born and raised ‘next door’.  Our workshop will focus on the concept of cultural intelligence and offers practical advice for understanding cultural diversity.  We will focus on various topics that will enable individuals to effectively manage multi-cultural projects and staff, diverse virtual teams and strategic partnerships which require competent global leadership skills.

1. Globalization and Multiculturalism

2. Migration Trends

3. Advantages and Disadvantages of a Multicultural Workplace

4. Ten Cultural Dimensions

5. Six Steps to Working Effectively in a Multicultural Workplace

6. Management Styles and the Impact in Decision Making

  • Understand culture’s impact on business behavior and expectations through the “six steps of working effectively in a global environment”
  • Increase productivity by understanding other cultures’ influences on business behavior
  • Achieving business results through cross-cultural communication skills/virtual teaming skills
  • Positively impact your organization’s bottom line

Presenter: Emilia Linardakis  is a successful entrepreneur and leading expert in strategic global organizational development and multicultural communication strategies.  As a motivational instructor and mentor, she is dedicated to developing, improving and discovering strength and potential in diverse populations and organizations. She has over 15 years of international experience in global education training and global strategy.

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Registrarion fee $50.00