Tag Archives: Brian V Moore

Strong conversations need to be held, in a safe place.

Often when people are in a rush, angry and unsettled, they will "tell
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Respect above All!
somebody off”, in front of other team members. (Or family.) This is not a cultural challenge, it is actually a matter of disrespect. Should you wish to communicate anything, that may … Continue Reading ››

Cultural challenges with body position. Height and conflict.

When communicating, with a person from a community-based background, it is important to be at their level. It has been the traditional way, in African cultures, to immediately get to the height or below that of other people. When entering a home, a person will sit down and … Continue Reading ››

Conflict in the passageways

When working in diverse groups of people, a lot of confusion can occur in Scan_20150720 (4) the passageways. The more community-based cultures, will always try and walk around people who are in conversation. They have grown up to believe that one never breaks the human bond between people who are … Continue Reading ››

Respect is in your hands.

Handshakes are often a foundation, in building relationships. Yet,
Distant handshake
Distant handshake
in religious and cultural terms there are many differences.  If observed, relationships can be built at the first point of contact. Respect is definitely in your hands! To shake hands, or not. In some cultures, and religions, … Continue Reading ››