"Business Across Cultures" uses a case study approach to explore issues in cross-cultural conflict and resolution in the business context. Employing a great range of communicative activities, this text helps intermediate students think critically, solve problems and develop their oral communication skills. Fascinating case studies that illustrate cross-cultural breakdowns in business communication, based on authentic situations or extensive cultural research.
"Business Across Cultures" has ten chapters that feature:
Interactive problem-solving activities, including information gap, role play and interview, that help students explore solutions creatively while increasing their fluency in English.
Critical thinking activities that help students explore business practices in different countries around the world and compare them with their own ideas and values.
Language expansion activities that give students extensive practice with new vocabulary and idioms.
Authentic business materials, including graphs, contracts, and advertisements.
Useful bibliography and information resource guide.