Tag Archives: Social Sciences

Beware the Very Real Effect of Negative Social Connections


See on Scoop.it – Education For The Future There’s a growing body of evidence supporting the idea that your friends’ friends wield tremendous power over you without you even knowing it. Social networks are the groups of real friends that … Continue reading

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Bilingualism and biculturalism are related, but they are not the same thing.


See on Scoop.it – Global Leaders Anne Egros‘s insight: A very much-needed explanation on the distinction of bilingualism and biculturalism. For example, too often managers are chosen for their abilities to speak the local language but someone can have a … Continue reading

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Increasing Stress, Decreasing Empathy: Need Emotional Intelligence


See on Scoop.it – Global Leaders Research shows stress is increasing: health problems & business costs. Empathy is decreasing to damage collaboration: The case for emotional intelligence Anne Egros‘s insight: Very true ! That is why coaching is an holistic … Continue reading

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You Are What You Speak: How Language Influences Behaviors


If our language shapes the way we think, it also impacts the way we behave. In its presentation, Keith Chen ask the question: Could your language affect your ability to save money ? The author gives various examples on how same information … Continue reading

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Cultural Map of the World: Using Values To Explain Cross-national Differences


See on Scoop.it – Global Leaders Click here to edit the title Anne Egros‘s insight: The World Values Surveys were designed to provide a comprehensive measurement of all major areas of human concern, from religion to politics to economic and … Continue reading

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Cross-cultural Variation in People‘s Prevailing Value Orientations (Powerpoint Presentation)


See on Scoop.it – International Career A Human Development View on Value Change Trends (1981-2006) Powerpoint presentation, Author : Christian Welzel Professor of Political Science ? International University Bremen (IUB) c.welzel@iu-bremen.deIstanbul, November 03, 200 Summary : Cross-Cultural variation in people‘s prevailing … Continue reading

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The Power of Negative Thinking and Cultural Preferences


See on Scoop.it – Global Leaders Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman. The way we are thinking affects what we do and this article is interesting because it explores … Continue reading

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7 Most Common Thinking Errors Expatriates Make


I am going to focus mainly on people moving abroad or expatriates going back home but the theory applies to anybody experiencing  emotional stress when moving to unknown environments. During  big life changes, we experience stress, overload, or threat and often lose control of … Continue reading

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Is You Accent Ruining Your Career ?


An accent is a way of pronouncing a language in a certain group of people.. It is therefore impossible to speak without an accent. The influence of your accent on your career is not as important as it used to be … Continue reading

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The Power of Color In Doing Business Across Cultures


Do you know what the colors of your clothes are saying about you   ? Is your website and brand logo appealing and attractive to your potential buyers or users ?’ Do you have a favorite color ? Color is … Continue reading

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