Cross-Cultural Trust | SMU Research

Cross-Cultural Trust | SMU Research

I am Tan Hwee Hoon, I’m an Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour Human Resource Management at the Lee Kong Chian School of Business at the Singapore Management University. My area of research is trust in the workplace, and I’m very interested in why people trust, how people trust, and what the implications are for organisations […]

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Cross Cultural Research

Cross Cultural Research

So I think cross-cultural research is really important for any social scientific topic not just unbelief. Cultures vary in terms of their everyday routines but also things like their philosophies of life. And it’s both unwarranted and ethnocentric to assume that something you find in one society will hold across the world or in another. […]

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Bridging the culture gap for immigrants in America #JYSEP

Bridging the culture gap for immigrants in America #JYSEP

– When I was in my home country. I used to love my family and my close friends, the people I grew up with whom I consider family. I would’ve done anything for them but I never thought about serving strangers, helping a stranger in the street. Somebody I’m not ever gonna see again in […]

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Cross Cultural Design: Getting It Right the First Time

Cross Cultural Design: Getting It Right the First Time

>>Apala Lahiri Chavan, MA, MSc, CUA: : Hi. I’m Apala, and I had head [inaudible] practice in cross cultural design and design for emerging markets. Some people think that you just need to translate the language of your design, switch currencies, and maybe reformat some fields, but actually it usually does not work like that. […]

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Supporting cultural and linguistic diversity in early childhood

Supporting cultural and linguistic diversity in early childhood

Early childhood is an exciting period of learning and development. High quality preschools recognize value and draw on children’s cultural and linguistic backgrounds to design and implement learning activities. They encourage home language maintenance and English language learning, and they support children’s appreciation of differences through carefully planned and relevant learning experiences. This video shows […]

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Cultural Detective Online for Virtual Teams

Cultural Detective Online for Virtual Teams

Many countries. Many cultures. One global team. Opportunity? Or conflict? Turn to Cultural Detective Online. Your anytime, anywhere coach for creating high functioning global teams. You’ll learn a proven and adaptable process for understanding and bridging cultural differences. A process for gaining team collaboration and productivity both virtually and face-to-face. Maximize team satisfaction and results. […]

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