Intercultural Training Is The Key To Success

Business partner France Gottingen, 07.08.2009 France and Germany apply for a long time as in partnership linked – so to speak as a “team” – but rather in political as in economic terms. Solely on the basis of geographical proximity, many companies believe that economic cooperation should not cause special problems. We’re so neighbors, so the common opinion. But in addition to a neighbor you can live for years without really knowing him. The differences between the two cultures perceive only in the course of cooperation many of the French and Germans – often with trouble and delay work that could have been avoided. The Germans and French are fundamentally different: in her expression, thought and action. IKUD seminars offers therefore 02-03 December 2009 an intercultural training France”to the through the mediation of knowledge of the French culture and language laid the Foundation for a differentiated perception is.

Cultural awareness is also an active Process: Role playing, simulations, group work and discussions is programmed by experience level. Using a guided reflection of these active elements of the training, the participants can develop ultimately intercultural competence. This two-day seminar is aimed at participants, within the framework of their companies or organizations (or individual) tasks in France take over or plan to do so and in this context with French contact. At the same time, it is suitable for businessmen who work with French business or team partners in Germany. Special topics are on the French relationship with the authority, position and function of a French chef, the question of how to make decisions and expressed criticism, but also on the handling time (work schedule, appointment and compliance). Who can use his own cultural background in relation with foreign cultural French, has the chance to make meetings at a new level: at the point of Misunderstanding and irritation occurs successful communication.

In the business context, this simply means an increased effectiveness in negotiations, contracts, and in the everyday working process. A genuine, effective and productive team building is possible. At the same time it is possible to find a deeper access to the French culture and the people the Germans but also on a personal level worth investing in a cross cultural training. Interested contact: IKUD seminars gloomy str. 21 37073 Gottingen Tel.: 0551 381127-8 Fax: 0551 381127-9 E-Mail: