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My background is in development sociology, and I have over 20 years of experience as a trainer, coach and consultant with an unique specialization: intercultural effectiveness. I am based in the Netherlands and work internationally.
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Achieving better results in international and intercultural work is more reachable than you would think. The clue is not in adding more knowledge, nor in simple do’s and don’ts, but in the layers of subtle understanding underneath that knowledge – and in developing your intercultural competences – with the final outcome of becoming interculturally effective in your work. This not only provides you with more time, energy and fun, but also gives your company a better return on investment.
This collection of Reflections on Intercultural Craftsmanship offers an insightful and sometimes entertainingly fresh perspective on intercultural effectiveness. It was published in November 2017.
The East West event organized by Sietar Russia and Sietar Europe that I just participated in was a rather unusual congress. Why? To start with, it was located in three places: the old Russian part of Helsinki, the cruise ship Anastasia and the ‘actual’ congress location in Saint Petersburg. Moreover, we encountered various intercultural surprises on the way. Read the article that Pari Namazie and I wrote here.