Interesting reading

Intercultural thought starters and resources

The great joy of our work is ‘topping up’ our intercultural knowledge and experience. Cultural immersion is always the most powerful learning experience, however the world of books, film and audio also provide valuable insights. There are also some wonderful on-line resources and subscription opportunities.

The Economist ‘Gulliver’ Business Traveller Blog

This blog provides a great summary of some of the issues at the forefront of the business travellers mind. In today’s blog, topics include distance communication tips, insights into business in Dubai, the black(crack)berry addiction problem and strings on the cost of air travel in the future.

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About the Author:

Tamerlaine Beasley is an expert who enables effective collaboration and communication in diverse and global workplaces.She is a member of the Board of the Australia-ASEAN Council for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and founder and Managing Director of Beasley Intercultural, Australia’s premier cross-cultural training and consultancy company.Tamerlaine’s keynote presentations, advisory services and training programs are described by clients as ‘transformational’ and ‘game changing’. Examples of her work include: coaching and advising business leaders in Australia and Asia; working with global teams to optimise performance; developing a framework for training and capability building through international partnerships for APEC; building local staff capacity at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific; leading the development of diversity and inclusion programs for the Australian Public Service Commission and the Department of Defence.