Tag Archives: Interpersonal relations

The culture map: breaking through the invisible boundaries of global business by Erin Meyer.

Overview: Whether you work in a home office or abroad, business success in our ever more globalized and virtual world requires the skills to navigate through cultural differences and decode cultures foreign to your own. Renowned expert Erin Meyer is your guide through this subtle, sometimes treacherous terrain where people from starkly different backgrounds are …
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Credibility: how leaders gain and lose it, why people demand it by James M. Kouzes, Barry Z. Posner. (San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2011)

Synopsis “Leadership is personal. It’s not about the corporation, the community, or the country. It’s about you. If people don’t believe in the messenger, they won’t believe the message. If people don’t believe in you, they won’t believe in what you say. And if it’s about you, then it’s about your beliefs, your values, your …
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People Styles at Work — and Beyond: Making Bad Relationships Good and Good Relationships Better by Robert Bolton and Dorothy Grover Bolton. ISBN: 9780814413425

Synopsis At work, and in other spheres of life, how well you relate with others affects your ability to get things done. What you may not realize is that all people exhibit one of several different behavioral “styles,” which determine how they think, make decisions, communicate, manage time and stress, and deal with conflict. By …
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