global leadership competencies
June 21, 2011
This blog entry, written by Sue Bray of Keys 2 Culture, describes a cross-cultural course offered by the College of Engineering to working professional engineers in the University of Tulsa's ELITE Program: Executive Leadership Institute for Technical Professionals and Engineers. Sue taught a module in the program on "Leading the Global Organization Across Time, Distance and Culture". The content of the course helps engineers to develop an intercultural mindset, to better understand the perspective of the "other", and to improve their cross-cultural communication skills in a virtual and widely distributed work environment.
March 20, 2011
This blog entry, written by Sue Bray of Keys 2 Culture, reflects on the need to promote better understanding of varying cultural perspectives to attain peace and stability in today’s world. The current political unrest in the Arab world and the environmental disasters in Japan underscore the critical importance of these insights in all endeavors, not just to promote business success.
February 6, 2011
This blog entry was written by Diane Landsiedel, Keys 2 Culture to consider the crisis in Egypt and the role of culture, social networking and new thinking. The unrest in Egypt brings the critical need for effective leadership and cross-cultural communication skills to the attention of people everywhere.