The Berlitz Cultural Orientation tools target employees in need of developing the skills required to work and lead in a global business environment. The programs provide a systematic approach to understanding cultural differences and explore national cultural profiles, as well as other influences (family, corporate) affecting an individual's thinking and behavior. With this knowledge, employees can strengthen credibility, communication, relationships and collaboration.
Cultural Orientations Indicator® (COI)
This personal assessment tool identifies an individual's area of potential cultural difference and recommends behavioral adjustments to a specific country. The COI generates targeted comparisons and analysis of cultural gaps and provides a detailed tutorial to help intensify cultural sensitivity.
The Cultural Navigator®
Our online platform for Intercultural Training delivers timely cultural intelligence for management and business practices across cultures. Your employees obtain critical market knowledge to conduct business on an international scale. The program focuses on understanding the impact of culture in the workplace and targets managers and employees working in a global arena.
Cultural differences can contribute to decreased productivity and cause misunderstandings and conflicts. The Berlitz Cultural Orientation tools are designed for managers of multicultural teams, frequent business travelers, short-term assignees, and others who do business in an unfamiliar region or country and want to optimize their cross-cultural skills. For more information on our Intercultural Training Solutions, contact a Berlitz consultant today.