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Author Marx, Elisabeth.

Title Breaking through culture shock : what you need to succeed in international business / Elisabeth Marx
Published London : Nicholas Brealey, 1999
(2001 [printing])
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 241 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1. Experiencing culture shock -- learning to adapt. The culture shock triangle -- Balancing your emotions -- Thinking differently -- Behaving differently -- pt. 2. Conquering culture shock -- achieving success. Understanding business cultures -- Frequent flyers to dual careers -- Managing your career successfully -- Managing international managers -- Global leadership -- Are you an effective international manager?
Summary Annotation "This work looks at the international manager on a professional and personal level, however long- or short-term the assignment may be. It is a practical guide with checklists and exercises, offering step-by-step guidance for those embarking on an international career, and with essential advice for organizations on how to develop and manage their international staff."
Publisher Fact Sheet An updated edition of the invaluable how-to guide for anyone working in a virtual team or on an international assignment on succeeding personally & professionally in the world of global business
Notes Includes index
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Subject Business etiquette.
Competition, International.
Corporate culture.
Culture shock.
Intercultural communication.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1857884779 (electronic bk.)
9781857884777 (electronic bk.)