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Perception of Time Value In America and Russia


Many managers working in multicultural teams or dealing with clients and business partners overseas have often little idea that conflicts could have underlying cultural differences. Time and its perceived value is one of those key cultural differences. We may measure time … Continue reading

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Guess What Posts Were Most Read In 2011 ?


If you have a blog: What were your 11 most read posts in 2011 ? See table  Do you think those most read posts reflect your expertise or interests? I think I do  Do you write for your audience or … Continue reading

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The Secret Powers of Time and Cultural Differences


In the video below you will see interesting perspectives of time perception through the eyes of different cultures, countries, generations, religions. According to Professor Philip Zimbardo, people look differently at time based on cultural and individual values: Focused on the past  (negative … Continue reading

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