A) Select two Countries that you would like to compare in terms of national and cultural differences. You can select the country of origin for the final project, or any other country of your choice.
B) Visit the following sources:
http://www.commisceo-global.com/country-guides Explore the sections on the right side of the screen. You can just focus on Cultural awareness for now.
- Country insight reports
- Country guides
- Management guides
- Cultural awareness
Play around with the country comparison tool. Choose only the FREE tool on the right side of the page. See screenshot below. Select one or more countries and see how they perform based on the Hofstede model.
C) Answer the following questions:
- How is one culture different from the other?
- What are the variables in Hofstede model that might help explain the differences?
- Have you ever experienced cultural clashes interacting with people coming from other countries? Please explain.
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