Filed under team dynamics

Push your team to think globally

In this video from Harvard Business Review Frits van Paasschen, president and CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, talks about his decision to move corporate headquarters abroad for a month. In 2011 his team moved to China and this year they will move to Dubai. “No matter what company you are in today, with the … Continue reading

58 cultural book reviews

For those of you who are not familiar with Dialogin, this is a website who of The Delta Intercultural Academy serving as a global knowledge and learning community on culture, communication and management in international business. It’s open for everyone you just need to register. I highly recommend it for several reasons, one being their … Continue reading

Five routes to more innovative problem solving

Teams of smart people from different backgrounds are more likely to come up with fresh ideas more quickly than individuals or like-minded groups do (Lu Hong and Scott Page, “Groups of diverse problem solvers can outperform groups of high-ability problem solvers,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2004, … Continue reading