Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Cultural Information - Country Insights

Authors/Editors

Global Affairs Canada

Publisher(s)

Toronto, Canada: Global Affairs Canada

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2001, 20 pages

Description of Resource

Go beyond the do's and don'ts with Country Insights. Each profile contains information on a country's history, geography, culture, politics, economy, and media. Cultural information contains important workplace considerations such as conversations, communication styles, displays of emotion, dress, punctuality, and formality, preferred managerial qualities, hierarchy and decision-making, religion, class, ethnicity, and gender, relationship-building, privileges and favoritism, conflicts in the workplace, motivating local colleagues, recommended books, films, foods, in-country activities, national heroes, shared historical events with Canada, and stereotypes.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.international.gc.ca/cil-cai/country_insights-apercus_pays/countryinsights-apercuspays.aspx?lang=eng