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This blog discusses the complexities of doing business in a globalized world.
Our goal is to help both individuals and organizations successfully navigate the new global reality which requires improved communication across borders, increased collaboration to foster innovation and stronger operations to drive global success.
Tag Archives: globalization
And what you risk if you ignore the critical need for a single common language of business In June, we participated in the 2012 Economist Talent Management Summit in London, England. At the event, we co-sponsored an executive poll with … Continue reading
It’s a condition that can hold you back—but it doesn’t have to be terminal. Last week, we shared the three ugly symptoms of Globalitis, a condition that can easily strike companies working to expand their global footprint. We reviewed how … Continue reading
The new workforce must be innovative, inquisitive and adaptable Globalization isn’t just about businesses evolving to meet the needs of a changing economy; the talent pool will be expected to adjust too. And a rapidly changing global economy demands talent that is … Continue reading
How the need for Business English proficiency applies to professional athletes Business may not be a sport but are sports businesses themselves? Think about all the countries that have franchises in soccer, baseball or hockey making millions or even billions—they … Continue reading
Effective communication and collaboration leads to tangible business gains There’s no denying that English has become the language of business. And as more companies expand their global footprint, the ability for teams to effectively communicate and collaborate across borders has … Continue reading