This video demonstrates a successful cross cultural negotiation you may encounter during your military career. Once you view this video, see how the unsuccessful negotiation went wrong and what you could do to ensure mission success while negotiating across cultures.
In this video, a Mauritanian expert discusses greetings in Mauritania.
In this video, a West African expert explains working with locals in West Africa.
In this video, a West African expert explains greetings in West Africa.
The BBC has launched a section of its news site in Pidgin, a language widely spoken across West Africa.
If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
As the world becomes more interconnected, businesses will require a more global workforce—employees who are able to work across and within other countries and cultures. That requires not only language skills, but the ability to adapt and find common ground.
In this video, a retired Air Force master sergeant discusses tourism.
In this video, a retired Air Force master sergeant talks about road travel.
In this video, a Mauritanian expert discusses foreign women in Mauritania.