Category Archives: World Cultures and Customs

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What is Good Guanxi in China’s Culture?

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What is Good Guanxi in China’s Culture? What is good guanxi (pronounced gwon-she) in China’s culture? Global Mobility Solutions’ 2019 Forum included a presentation by Mark Frederick, Ph.D., Senior Consultant IOR Global Services. Mark is a global consulting and coaching professional with over 20 years…

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What are the World’s Best Countries?

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What are the World’s Best Countries? U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 World’s Best Countries ranking shows Switzerland as No. 1 overall for the third consecutive year. The annual report reflects survey results of over 20,000 respondents. The study surveyed these people about their individual…

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Overcoming Challenges in Relocation Programs

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Overcoming Challenges in Relocation Programs How can a company excel at overcoming challenges in relocation programs? Global Mobility Solutions’ 2019 Forum included an inspiring presentation by Eric McElvenny, a military husband and proud father of three children. Eric graduated from the United States Naval Academy…

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Singapore Job Skills Lacking in Technical Fields

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Singapore Job Skills Lacking in Technical Fields Singapore job skills currently exhibit a significant gap in several technical fields, according to Workforce Singapore (WSG). WSG, a board under the nation’s Ministry of Manpower, oversees the transformation process for the Singaporean workforce and industry to meet…

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Leveraging the Growth of World Economies for Corporate Success

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Leveraging the Growth of World Economies for Corporate Success How can a company grow and achieve corporate success as world economies change? Many companies think the answer is to determine how best they can get their products into these growing markets. While this seems straightforward,…

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