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 Army lieutenant colonel describes the tropical climate and the rainy season.
In this video, a Haitian American describes the local minibuses called "taptaps."
In this video, a Haitian American Army captain describes the national cuisine.
In this video, a Haitian American Army captain links social class with school attendance.
In this video, a Haitian American Army captain describes how to greet people.
In this video, a native Haitian describes the poverty when arriving in her country.
In this video, a Marine Corps gunnery sergeant describes the conditions of urban areas.
In this video, a native Haitian shares one indicator of who is trustworthy in her country.