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.
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 native Surinamese elaborates on the December Killings and military coup.
In this video, a native Surinamese discusses the economy.
In this video, a native Surinamese gives advice on etiquette.
In this video, a native Surinamese elaborates on the food.
In this video, a retired Air Force master sergeant and native Surinamese explain the language landscape.
In this video, a native Surinamese explains the major cities.
In this video, a native Surinamese talks about natural disasters.