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Culture without a buffer ā€“ the road to Global Competences

February 8, 2016

Out of good intentions and for the sake of efficiency, business travellers are often shielded from dealing with cultural challenges. Dinners are arranged with local colleagues who ensure everything runs smoothly, assistants organize flights and hotels, ensure that we are picked up at the airport, are ferried to and from meetings or back to hotels. […]

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Global Dentistry in Dubai

June 8, 2014

Every time I go to my dentist here in Dubai, he makes some interesting comment about how dentistry is different here ā€“ his job, the patients, and the issues he sees are all impacted. I never thought dentistry could be so interesting! Suddenly Iā€™m intrigued because it hits my intercultural nerve. First, there are technical […]

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