Description

This is an important workshop for expatriate personnel in Qatar to enhance their interaction with Qatari nationals as well as the many diverse groups presently working and living in the country.  Cultural awareness and respectful conduct are critical to achieving sound collaborative and harmonious relationships in personal and professional/business approaches. Being able to deal effectively with people from different cultures and backgrounds is vital to the success of every organization. This 2-day workshop educates participants on cultural awareness and sensitivity and cross-cultural business protocol and etiquette.  
Language English 
Duration
  • 2 days
Objectives
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity in the workplace
  • Respecting cultural values, beliefs, and boundaries
  • Cross-cultural communication skills
  • Cross-cultural management tools
  • Effective leadership in a culturally diverse environment
Audience
  • B1 – B2
Content
  • Understanding Qatari and GCC workplace culture
  • Culture Shock and how to deal with it
  • Manners and protocol
  • Dress code
  • Greetings
  • Working with different nationalities
  • Stereotyping in the workplace
  • The dangers of stereotypes
Learning Outcomes
  • Develop cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Become acquainted with cross-cultural dynamics
  • Enhanced awareness of diverse cultural norms and values
  • Improved communication approaches
Teaching Material
  • Tailored to suit client needs
  • Business material and publications to be used for discussion and presentations
  • Situational examples
Teaching Style
  • Teacher-led
  • Student-led
  • Discussion and analysis
  • Task-based learning
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