intercultural team development

An intercultural team can be of great advantage when it comes to solving complex problems, as different points of view are coming together. At the same time, cultural diversity comes along with some diffculties. Entrepreneurs often underestimate the cultural implications of such a cooperation. We dive head first into joint projects, true to the motto: “I’m sure it will be fine,” without investing Read more about intercultural team development[…]

relocation training

This customized training program covers all aspects of living and working in your destination country. Our intercultural relocation training courses are designed to minimize the risk of this occurring by properly equipping people with the cross cultural tools that will help them settle into their new lives abroad. Research has shown that the inability to Read more about relocation training[…]

intercultural leadership training

In the cooperation with St Heliers Centre Auckland and Carehouse Paeroa we organized from from 6-8 May 2016 in Paeroa an Intercultural Leadership Training for young people.  Our aim was to encourage and empower youth by providing training that promote and enhance the quality of life for themselves, their communities and our world. With the input from the Māori Community and Read more about intercultural leadership training[…]

eBook train the trainer

This manual for trainers is a unique interactive manual for intercultural trainers. The concept of training is constructed in the likeness of routing, in which the trainers will find numerous information about the structure and course of the training. There are both practical tips and theory with actual examples in the form of video sequences from Read more about eBook train the trainer[…]

intercultural coaching for mixed marriages

If coaching is largely about shifting and expanding people’s perspectives in a way that they can translate into daily actions, then working with individual belief systems and assumptions is vital. Beyond these individual creeds, coaching has to explore the embedded collective paradigms, which feel to humans like the water that fish blissfully and obliviously swim Read more about intercultural coaching for mixed marriages[…]

what is culture awareness training?

Cultural awareness becomes central when we have to interact with people from other cultures. People see, interpret and evaluate things in a different ways. What is considered an appropriate behavior in one culture is frequently inappropriate in another one. Misunderstandings arise when I use my meanings to make sense of your reality. Becoming aware of our Read more about what is culture awareness training?[…]

training for trainers

interkultura has been a leader in the field of intercultural trainer training since 2009, when we launched our 2-day course called: Training for Intercultural Trainers.  The course is aimed at trainers from fields such as language, communication skills and management training, who want to develop skills to design and deliver intercultural training courses, but also for anyone who manages Read more about training for trainers[…]

what is culture specific training?

Culture is often at the root of communication challenges. As people from different cultural groups take on the exciting challenge of working together, cultural values sometimes conflict. We can misunderstand each other, and react in ways that can hinder what are otherwise promising partnerships. Oftentimes, we aren’t aware that culture is acting upon us. Sometimes, we Read more about what is culture specific training?[…]