Category Archives: Global

Culture Is King: 3 Ways To Keep Culture Alive During Corporate Mergers

Everyone talks about the culture of their business. Sometimes they tout the strengths of that culture as the key to their success. Sometimes they’re in the press defending how they’re finally going to address cultural issues that have landed them … Continue reading

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Quick Tips To Become A Better Global Communicator

Are your communication skills “world class”? Working in a global environment is an exciting challenge, and it may mean stepping out of your comfort zone. Ensure that you communicate effectively with your clients and colleagues abroad with these quick tips. … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Communication Skills, Global, Tips Videos, Uncategorized

Engaging With China: Eyes Wide Open

Later this month, I will be traveling to Hong Kong to present at Startup Launchpad, part of the Mobile Electronics Show. To make sure I’m giving the young entrepreneurs in attendance the most cutting edge advice, I contacted David Willard, … Continue reading

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Three Steps To Developing An Innovative Instinct — And The Questions To Ask Yourself To Get There

Innovation requires an openness to trying something new. But what if you grow up in a world where you are educated to get the best exam score rather than to think broadly about a problem and debate possible solutions? And … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, Global, Innovation, Leadership Skills, Life Skills, Questions

Flex for Success in Intercultural Communication

A message has not been communicated unless the receiver understands it. People are different and cultures vary greatly. We must take time to learn about our audience and put their needs first. In doing this, we are able to flex … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Communication Skills, Global, Life Skills, Meeting Skills

Overcoming Two Common Challenges of Conference Call Meetings

According to the International Data Corporation, “by [2020], IDC expects mobile workers will account for nearly three quarters (72.3%) of the total U.S. workforce.” Add that to the vast number of companies with multiple locations across the globe and it proves challenging … Continue reading

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Exec|Comm’s Paul Warden

It’s been two years since I first met Jay Sullivan, Managing Partner at Exec-Comm.  My participation in the Exec-Comm Showcase event that he led in London, back in August 2013, was the beginning of a journey for me. At that … Continue reading

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