By Orlando R. Kelm,Mary E. Risner
Doing company the world over calls for figuring out not just different languages, yet much more so the company practices and cultures of alternative international locations. when it comes to Brazilians operating with american citizens, a basic distinction for all events to appreciate is that Brazilian enterprise tradition is predicated on constructing own relationships among company companions, whereas American businesspeople frequently wish to get right down to demanding "facts and figures" quick, with fewer own preliminaries. Negotiating such transformations is essential to making winning enterprise relationships among the 2 international locations, and this ebook is designed to assist businesspeople do exactly that.
Brazilians operating With Americans offers ten brief case stories that successfully illustrate a number of the cultural components that come into play while North American company execs paintings in Brazil. The authors summarize each one case and the points of tradition it includes, and American and Brazilian executives touch upon the cultural modifications highlighted through that case. an inventory of themes and questions for dialogue additionally support draw out the teachings of every company scenario. To make the e-book both necessary to Brazilians and americans (whether businesspeople or language students), the complete textual content is gifted in either English and Portuguese. furthermore, Apple QuickTime video clips of the executives' reviews, which permit audience to determine and listen to local audio system of either languages, can be found on the net at www.laits.utexas.edu/orkelm/casos/intro.html.
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Brazilians Working With Americans/Brasileiros que trabalham com americanos: Cultural Case Studies/Estudos de casos culturais by Orlando R. Kelm,Mary E. Risner