Intercultural Training: USA

Working with Americans

Are you doing business with partners or colleagues based in the US?

The American way of business may appear to be known on the surface, but when interacting with Americans differences in ways of doing business may cause misunderstandings and disrupt a once good working relationship. Business practices are cultural and expectations about good communication, how projects should flow, defining good  teamwork, understanding the role of the team leader differ greatly between the US and their foreign counterparts. Having an awareness of the differences in working styles and an understanding of how to communicate with one another is essential for successful cross-border team-work.

If you work with Americans, this training will help you effectively communicate with Americans and give you the tools for effective partnerships.

Training Benefits

  • In depth look at cross-cultural awareness
  • Understanding of your personal communication style
  • Cultural Dimensions & Communication Frameworks for working with Americans.
  • Cultural Briefing USA - understanding American mentalities, institutions and way of life
  • Managing cross-cultural conflicts
  • Tips for synergy and Effective cross-cultural teamwork

Fact sheet

Who should join?

International professionals who do business with US nationals.

Required English Level

You have a B2 or higher level in English.

Course Languages

English, German

Tools

Knowledge building and performance training using case studies, cultural dimensions, trainer input, role-plays & communication exercises

Formats

Individual Coaching: 1 to 1 in company training
Corporate Group Training:16 participants maximum
Open Seminars: 16 participants maximum

Course Length

Based on individual needs and program design.

Course Price

Based on number of hours and participants.

Location

In-company courses are at your place of business.