How to Build Inclusive Cross-Cultural Teams

The Kaleel Jamision consluting group, diversity management consultants, have created an incredibly powerful framework on how to leverage diversity in the workplace. In the course of this blog article, I will give you a quick overview of their key points. 1. Create a safe environment This means getting rid of the all so common office politics. You need to create…

We Love What’s Familiar: Why This Sucks and What to do About it

We have all noticed it before: Chinese people hang out with other Chinese people, Germans with Germans, Indonesians with Indonesians. Consciously many of us don’t want it to happen. But it does anyways. And I am guilty of it, too. Even though I actively tried to avoid making friends with the Germans, the first good friend I got when I…