More country guides

Last month we spoke about country insights. This month we would like to give you a further link to more country guides and profiles (link to: kwintessential.co.uk) – covering etiquette, local customs, culture and how to conduct business – which we think might be of interest to you.   Continue Reading

Gain country insights

So you’ve been asked to offer training sessions abroad or you have participants from other countries. If you’d like to gather some cultural information before you get going, you might like to start at the Government of Canada’s Centre for Intercultural Learning. We find their “Country Insights” to be particularly helpful as a first stop.… Continue Reading

Happy, sad and angry

You don’t always want to use the same words again and again. Perhaps you even feel that your English vocabulary is limited. So Ed Batista’s Vocabulary of Emotions might be quite useful. The intensity of each emotion increases as you go down the list. Continue Reading