From xcom 285 I have came to learn many important things which are very crucial to me and are helpful to me in the future. But I think the most important point I have learned is that the communication is simply not about speaking. Communication is about listening and writing. In business communication it is important to understand that for effective communication one should consider all those things which are going around an individual. To convey the message in the most effective way it is important to know the audience really well. When we talk about the resources that the business uses for effective communication I also came to learn the other techniques of communication, the role that these techniques play in our daily life and the ideas on how to use these techniques. It is important to focus on the trends and use these trends in the most effective way to get to the specific listeners. In making an effort to reach to the audience effectively it is important to know the characteristic of the audience. One of the most important tasks was the construction of the cross culture communication matrix. The reason behind this was that it made it easier for me to understand the diversification of the world. It was also good to learn about what was considered socially acceptable and unacceptable and what are the norms of the different areas of the world. I also enjoyed the discussion about the laws and the policies of the company. I also learn about the experience of others with
Module Five: Reflection
American College of Education
Journal Entry One: Cultural and Linguistic Awareness
Communicating across cultures can be a difficult experience. All successful communication results from one person understanding the meaning and intention of what another person has said. The skills associated with effective and rewarding cross-cultural communication can seem elusive to many people who lack experience of…
or how things are done in the eyes of society. But he learns through imitating, how thing are properly done. He then develops the necessary tools to go about his daily activities. Also, through the help of language, this is the primary tool for communication; the elder generation can pass to the younger generation the knowledge and skills they had acquired through experience. Therefore, because of these things, you could say that culture is learned.
All people have varied culture. There…
There are many issues which need to be considered when caring for older people who are of a cultural and linguistic diverse background. This essay will focus on these issues inconjucntion with engaging, assessing and caring for an older person who is of a cultural and linguistic diverse background.
Transcultural nursing refers to “being aware of the patients cultural health beliefs and values and incorporating these into the agreed care plan with the patients.” (Nurse dictionary). As part of the…
Intercultural communication is of importance to international businesses as it examines how people from different cultures, beliefs and religions come together to work and communicate with each other.
Demands for intercultural communication skills are increasing as more and more businesses go global or international. They realize that there are barriers and limitations when entering a foreign territory. Without the help of intercultural communication they can unknowingly…
Culture and Child Rearing Practices
The purpose of this paper is to express the different ways culture affects child-rearing practices. Culture and child rearing are both essential in child development. Culture and ethnicity can have a deciding effect on the child-rearing techniques that families implement throughout the world. Differences such as methods of discipline, expectations regarding acceptance of responsibilities and transmission of religious instruction will vary among families. The…
Reflection on the development of academic and professional skill in year one
In this paper I am going to reflect on my professional and academic skills development throughout my first year at University. I began this course as a mature student hungry for education and a fresh challenge. During semester two, I found university quite hard as I am currently having family problems; as a result I had to learn to balance university life, part time job and regular trips back home (and that is Bulgaria)…
December 21, 2012
The Heritage Assessment Tool
The uprising of diversified communications has caused the combination of differing cultures. This suggests that dissimilar cultures are no not restricted to geographical boundaries. The noteworthy social drive worldwide has elevated apprehension over tailored health care. It is vital that the cultural backgrounds of a group have influential influences on dealing with health care concerns. The birth of community…
in 2007 and significantly revised in the spring and summer of 2010.
In developing the College of Education‟s conceptual framework, faculty and administrative leadership
considered first the Christian heritage of the University. This is why the Cross is at the center of the circle. A
University grounded in a Christian worldview begins with the idea that learners are created in the image of God
and God-designed with certain gifts and talents, which they are responsible to use in willing service…
Your boss is heading to a country X (you decide which country) to explore the possibility of a strategic alliance. As she is mostly unfamiliar with the culture of the country, she asked you to prepare for her a summary cross-cultural comparative analysis. Utilize the most appropriate frameworks of comparisons (Hofstede, Trompenaars, and the Globe study) and other appropriate and reliable resources to highlight some critical differences in the culture that she needs to be aware of. You may also want…
ambitious to become tomorrow’s entrepreneurs and/or to work in an international business context. The module explores management from four key perspectives –
Management of the International Business
The module will introduce you to the fundamental principles of international business management that are relevant to a modern day life, and the techniques that scholars and practitioners use to analysis business opportunities…