Business and Bagels: Intercultural Communication Skills for a Globalized World
January 17, 2019 | 8:00 am - 9:15 am
The James B. Henry Center for Executive Development
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Amber Cordell, Educational Programs Manager, Office for International Students and Scholars, MSU
In today’s globalized world, it is crucial that one be able to communicate appropriately and effectively across cultures. The importance of intercultural competencies such as motivation, tolerance for ambiguity, empathy, curiosity, open-mindedness, knowledge and skill cannot be overstated. In this workshop, we will explore sources of cultural misunderstandings and strategies for overcoming them.
7:30-8:00am Registration & Bagels