The blind spot - Sharing and receiving opinions across cultures
The same words, same tone, same context can be interpreted as offensive in some cultures, vague in others. Are you choosing the right one? Egbert Schram from Hofstede Insights will discuss in this interactive online session how do you take culture into account when sharing your opinion and giving feedback. Is there a perfect way? He will provide you with a few key tips on how to make giving feedback a bit more culture sensitive.
9 a.m. San Francisco - 12 p.m. New York - 5 p.m. London
About the speaker
Egbert Schram is the CEO of Hofstede Insights. He is astute, passionate about his work, known to make complex things understandable by focusing on pragmatic solutions. His main focus is to help global leaders and managers deal with the challenges (and fun) of working in unpredictable and impossible situations and help people professional create more awareness about the importance of people in today´s work environment. If you need an Ice-breaker, Egbert is the go-to guy.
Egbert is a Dutch forester by background, with his studies having equipped him with a holistic yet pragmatic view on business. He emigrated to Finland in 2006, is married to a Finnish lady and has two kids.