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Cross Cultural Skills Videos


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All The Skills You Need to Work Across Cultural Differences You Can Learn in These Videos

We are delighted to offer this powerful collection of seven training video programs in two series: Global One Series and Global Scenarios Series.

Together, the three videos of the Global One Series and the four videos of the Global Scenarios Series cover every skill area you want your international team to learn and master. Leading global organizations have commended this collection and used it to train their teams to work more effectively across cultural differences.

In addition, we also offer two more series that are country-specific. The First one is the "Doing Business In Latin America Series" covering the countries of Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, and  Chile. The other one is the "Doing Business in Southeast Asia Series" covering Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore.

See and hear cultural differences in action - in real-life situations.

Review these videos free today. Email your request and information to service@humanext.com.com - read below for more.

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Global One Series - I. Cross-Cultural Understanding: Comprehensive 45 Minute Training Video- Free Preview

"Highly recommended! Cross-Cultural Understanding de-mystifies the complex topic of culture, and allows our teams to leverage differences and work effectively together." - Lynn Spiotti, Eastman Kodak

Cross-Cultural Understanding is a comprehensive training video program that expertly covers all the key components of culture and communication, including values and beliefs, social structure, perceptions of time, communication styles, proper etiquette and more.

Benefits: With this expert training program, you will get the answers to these essential issues and many more:

  • How to recognize and respect differences in values
  • How to work effectively with different views of leadership and teamwork
  • How to deal with different attitudes toward time and deadlines, and how to keep things moving forward
  • How to communicate effectively with other cultures
  • How to respect different beliefs and viewpoints
  • How to show respect for cultural diversity with proper etiquette

With the Cross-Cultural Understanding training program, you will:

  • Enjoy turnkey solutions: just pop in a DVD or VHS!
  • Support materials make training even easier
  • Create dynamic learning: break up live training with colorful, engaging visuals
  • Provide outside expertise: our real-life scenarios are backed by a who's who of content experts
  • Use visual learning: bring topics to life to achieve faster, more effective learning

Cross-Cultural Understanding is expertly designed for cultural diversity training, and questions and role play exercises are included for a complete training package.

Formats: DVD, VHS, streaming (streaming: ask for price quote)

Support materials: role plays + discussion questions + script

Length: 45 minutes - Genre: docudrama: expert commentary / location footage / vignettes - Corporate $695.00

Federal Government/Education Price$495

Nonprofit discount is 15% from $695, Local or State Govt. 10% discount from $695. Discounted price applied upon settling order


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Global One Series - II. Intercultural Communicating: Interacting Effectively Across Cultures- A 40 Minute Video

 

"One of the best series I've seen. It does a very good job of explaining culture from a number of different perspectives."  - Linda Owens, Team Leader, IBM Global Diversity & Multicultural

Intercultural Communicating: Interacting Effectively Across Cultures is a complete training program to help people avoid misunderstandings and communicate more effectively with people of other cultures.
 
Benefits: With this expert training program, you will get the answers to these essential issues and many more:
* Why some cultures might avoid giving straight answers
* How to understand what'really being said
* How to read body language and nonverbal business communication
* How to know when a "yes" might really mean a "no"€™
* What topics might be offensive and disrespectful with other cultures
* Why some cultures prefer to avoid touching, eye contact, etc.
* How to overcome language barriers and avoid translation disasters

With Intercultural Communicating: Interacting Effectively Across Cultures, you will:
* Enjoy turnkey solutions: just pop in a DVD or VHS! Support materials make training even easier
* Create dynamic learning: break up live training with colorful, engaging visuals
* Provide outside expertise: our real-life scenarios are backed by a who’s who of content experts
* Use visual learning: bring topics to life to achieve faster, more effective learning

formats: DVD, VHS, streaming (streaming: ask for price quote)
support materials: role plays + discussion questions + script
length: 40 minutes
genre: docudrama: expert commentary / location footage / vignettes- 

Corporate $695.00

Federal Government/Education Price$495

Nonprofit discount is 15% from $695, Local or State Govt. 10% discount from $695. Discounted price applied upon settling order


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Global One Series - III. International Negotiating: Successful Deal-Making in Global Business- A 45 Minute Video

 

To prosper in today's increasingly global business environment, you need to understand cultural influences on selling and negotiating. It is up to you to provide the training necessary for success. International Negotiating: Successful Deal-Making in Global Business unveils all the secrets of doing deals effectively with other cultures. 
 
Benefits: With this expert training program, you will get the answers to these essential issues and many more:
* How to create an effective strategy
* How to decide who should and shouldn't - be on a negotiating team
* Why it might be essential to spend a lot of time socializing before negotiating begins
* What you should and should not do during initial discussions
* Why international deals take more time, and how to keep things moving forward
* Why bargaining or concessions might result in disaster
* How to keep a done deal from coming undone

With International Negotiating: Successful Deal-Making in Global Business, you will:
* Enjoy turnkey solutions: just pop in a DVD or VHS! Support materials make training even easier
* Create dynamic learning: break up live training with colorful, engaging visuals
* Provide outside expertise: our real-life scenarios are backed by a who’s who of content experts
* Use visual learning: bring topics to life to achieve faster, more effective learning

formats: DVD, VHS, streaming (streaming: ask for price quote)
support materials: role plays + discussion questions + script
length: 45 minutes
genre: docudrama: expert commentary / location footage / vignettes-

Corporate $695.00

Federal Government/Education Price$495

Nonprofit discount is 15% from $695, Local or State Govt. 10% discount from $695. Discounted price applied upon settling order

purchase the whole Clobal One series of 3 programs $1595


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Review All Three at No Cost

Organizations can request to review all three "Global One Series" videos above on one DVD at no cost for the purpose of purchase. Please email us complete business contact information including your phone and department to: service@humanext.com

Or Call us at 1-973-427-3004

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Global Scenarios - I. Building the Multicultural Team: A 15 Minute Video

 

"Building the Multicultural Team is a great addition to our facilitated programs. The highly engaging scenarios bring to life the practical situations our employees need to understand." - Ron Mortensen, Intercultural Development Manager, Chevron Corp

As our world becomes a small village, your employees increasingly work with people from other cultures. To survive in today’s global market, you must train your employees to work effectively with other cultures.

Building the Multicultural Team: Diversity in the Workplace will take you on an exciting journey to observe a global team in action. You'll watch a problem-plagued meeting between five m
anagers from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South America, and discover powerful techniques for working effectively with other cultures.
 
Benefits of this training program include:
* learning the secrets of effective cross-cultural leadership
* finding out how to communicate effectively with other cultures
* dealing effectively with differences in values and priorities
* discovering how to build effective working relationships
* understanding that awareness is a “two-way street”: all cultures need to adapt
* learning how to bridge differences and create a balanced approach

With Building the Multicultural Team: Diversity in the Workplace, you will:
* Enjoy turnkey solutions: just pop in a DVD or VHS! Support materials make training even easier
* Create dynamic learning: break up live training with colorful, engaging visuals
* Provide outside expertise: our real-life scenarios are backed by a who’s who of content experts
* Use visual learning: bring topics to life to achieve faster, more effective learning

With this powerful yet easy-to-use training program, you'll find out how to foster effective multicultural teams and leadership, and how to overcome differences and benefit from cultural diversity. In this exciting dramatization, you’ll profit from valuable lessons for success as your employees gain essential skills for being effective with other people and cultures.

formats: DVD, VHS, streaming (streaming: ask for price quote)
support materials: role plays + exercises + discussion questions + script
length: 15 minutes
genre: dramatization

Purchase Building the Multicultural Team corporat price $595.00

Federal Government/Education Price$495

Nonprofit discount is 15% from $595, Local or State Govt. 10% discount from $595.

Discounted price applied upon settling order


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Global Scenarios - II. Building the Virtual Team (Across Cultures)

 

As businesses increasingly outsource operations across the globe, it’s essential that you train your people on how to work effectively with other cultures. To survive in business today, you need to master the often overlooked but potentially damaging impact of ancient culture on 21st century communications.

Building the Virtual Team: Communication Across Cultures observes a group leader and the problems she faces in managing a virtual team, and tries to lead her managers in Asia, India, Africa and Latin America.

Benefits of this training program include:
* realizing the importance of human relationships in many cultures
* discovering how impersonal communication can backfire
* learning how to balance high-tech and high-touch
* finding out how to deal with language and translation issues
* dealing effectively with time zones, response time, etc.
* understanding that awareness is a “two-way street”: all cultures need to adapt
* learning how to bridge differences and create a balanced approach

With Building the Virtual Team: Communication Across Cultures, you will:
* Enjoy turnkey solutions: just pop in a DVD or VHS! Support materials make training even easier
* Create dynamic learning: break up live training with colorful, engaging visuals
* Provide outside expertise: our real-life scenarios are backed by a who’s who of content experts
* Use visual learning: bring topics to life to achieve faster, more effective learning

Designed to stimulate lively discussion and effective learning, this is an easy-to-use yet highly-effective team building training program. This cutting-edge dramatization will enable you to get maximum virtual team benefit, and an ideal training program for team building.

formats: DVD, VHS, streaming (streaming: ask for price quote)
support materials: role plays + exercises + discussion questions + script
length: 18 minutes
genre: dramatization

Purchase building the Virtual Team / Corporate Price $595.00

Federal Federal Government/Education Price$495

Nonprofit discount is 15% from $595, Local or State Govt. 10% discount from $595.

Discounted price applied upon settling order


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Global Scenarios - III. Cross-Cultural Communication: Managing Diversity at Work

 

“The production quality is very solid, with a format that is easy to use in a variety of classes.” - Tim Thompson Program Director, Globalization Team, Samsung

As our world becomes increasingly interconnected, people encounter problems when communicating with people from other cultures. This can lead to problems ranging from employee frustration and decreased efficiency, to losing billion dollar deals. To succeed today, you must train your employees on cross-cultural communication.


Cross-Cultural Communication: Managing Diversity at Work is a lively, engaging dramatization in which you’ll observe a manager failing to understand her employees and their culture. Her employees only make matters worse by concealing important information.


Benefits of this training program include:
* learning techniques for accurate, effective communication
* discovering the importance of body language
* finding out why some cultures might withhold important information
* realizing how stereotyping can lead to ineffective communication
* understanding that awareness is a “two-way street”: all cultures need to adapt
* learning how to bridge differences and create a balanced approach


Cross-Cultural Communication: Managing Diversity at Work, you will:
* Enjoy turnkey solutions: just pop in a DVD or VHS! Support materials make training even easier
* Create dynamic learning: break up live training with colorful, engaging visuals
* Provide outside expertise: our real-life scenarios are backed by a who’s who of content experts
* Use visual learning: bring topics to life to achieve faster, more effective learning


 Cross-Cultural Communication: Managing Diversity at Work is an easy-to-use yet highly effective program that will give your employees the skills they need to communicate with other cultures, understand body language, get accurate information, and much more.


formats: DVD, VHS, streaming (streaming: ask for price quote)
support materials: role plays + exercises + discussion questions + script
length: 12 minutes
genre: dramatization

Purchase Cross-Cultural Communication / Corporate Price $595.00

Federal Government/Education Price$495

Nonprofit discount is 15% from $595, Local or State Govt. 10% discount from $595.

Discounted price applied upon settling order


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Global Scenarios - IV. Cultural Awareness: Respecting Diversity and Beliefs-

 

The Cultural Awareness training video is a powerful yet easy-to-use tool for cross-cultural sensitivity training for Americans and all cultures. As our world becomes increasingly global, people are likely to work with people from other cultures. It’s up to you to provide the proper training essential for intercultural effectiveness.

In the Cultural Awareness training video (also available on DVD and online), you'll discover what happens when an American manager collides with his Muslim counterpart. Find out how poor communication leads to bad feelings and damaged relationships. This powerful dramatization will help your employees gain the essential skills for avoiding costly cultural conflicts, and for respect and cultural awareness in business places.

With the Cultural Awareness training video, DVD and online program, you’ll:
* Enjoy turnkey solutions: just pop in a DVD or VHS! Support materials make training even easier
* Create dynamic learning: break up live training with colorful, engaging visuals
* Provide outside expertise: our real-life scenarios are backed by a who’s who of content experts
* Use visual learning: bring topics to life to achieve faster, more effective learning

Benefits of this training program include:
* Developing cultural sensitivity and respect
* Recognizing differences in values and priorities
* Enchancing cross-cultural sensitivity training for Americans and all cultures
* Increasing your employees’ cultural awareness in business places and the work environment
* Learning how to bridge differences and create a balanced approach
* Improving communication skills
* Gaining sensitivity to religion, beliefs, holidays etc.
* Understanding that awareness is a “two-way street”: all cultures need to adapt

The Cultural Awareness training video, DVD and online program is essential for cross-cultural sensitivity training for Americans – and others - to foster cultural awareness in business places and the work environment.

formats: DVD, VHS, streaming (ask for price quote)
support materials: role plays + exercises + discussion questions + script
length: 10 minutes
genre: dramatization


Corporate: Purchase Cultural Awareness $595.00

Federal Government/Education Price$495.00

Nonprofit discount is 15% from $595, Local or State Govt. 10% discount from $595.

Discounted price applied upon settling order

Purchase all 4 programs of the Global Scenario Series for $1995.00


Review All Four Videos of the Global Scenario Series

Organizations can request to review all four "Global Scenarios Series" videos above on one DVD at no cost for the purpose of purchase. Please email us your request plus complete business contact information including your phone and department to: service@humanext.com

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In addition to the videos that offer general cross cultural skills training above, we also offer a "Doing-Business-In "video series of videos, each covering the business cultural aspects of one specific country. See below.


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Doing Business in Latin America Series: I. Argentina

To succeed in international business in Argentina, you need proper preparation. Failure to understand this proud culture will cost you time, money, or worse. Doing Business in Argentina is a complete training program to help you and your employees be more profitable in one of South America's largest markets. In this expert program, you'll be welcomed into the offices of top executives and discover the essentials of Argentina business culture. Mind your manners: they can open doors - or slam them shut. Gain access to the corridors of power - from financial stock to livestock - and learn what to do if negotiators get angry or just walk out.

You'll uncover the answers to these critical questions and many more:

  • What are the business customs in Argentina?
  • How do I communicate effectively and understand what's really being said?
  • What are the fundamentals of Argentina business management?
  • Why is it better to be authoritarian - rather than egalitarian?
  • What's proper business etiquette in Argentina? - and much, much more...

With Instructor's Guide - Running Time(min) 48

Purchase DVD $595.00 Corporate Price

Federal Government / Education Price $495

15% discount for nonprofits. 10% discount for local or state governments. (Discounted prices to apply upon settling the order).


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Doing Business in Latin America Series: II. Brazil

To compete in South America's largest market, you need proper training; failure to prepare can lead to damaged relationships and lost business. An essential tool is Doing Business in Brazil. Business culture in Brazil is probably quite different from your own. The people here are outgoing and physical; they celebrate - rather than litigate - gender differences. Discover how in Brazil professional culture, a more casual attitude dictates much of what does - and doesn't - get done; find out how to accomplish your objectives nonetheless. Learn how to persuade and motivate, whether in the boardroom or on the assembly line.

this complete culture outline of Brazil, you'll get expert answers to dozens of important questions including:

  • What culture does Brazil have?
  • How do I communicate effectively and avoid costly misunderstandings?
  • What are inappropriate business conservation topics in Brazil?
  • What are the negotiation and management styles?

This program is designed for business travelers, professionals working with Brazilians, as well as a Brazil cultural adaptation for expatriates.

Comes with Instructor's Guide. Running time:38 min.
 

Purchase DVD $595.00 Corporate Price

Federal Government / Education Price $495

15% discount for nonprofits. 10% discount for local or state governments. (Discounted price to apply upon settling the order.)

 


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Doing Business in Latin America Series: III Chile

To survive in this dynamic, emerging market, its crucial to know Chilean customs and culture. Doing Business In Chile is a complete training program for being profitable and avoiding business problems in Chile. Find out how this country is different from its Latin American neighbors, from its unique history to strict attitude against corruption. Learn essential people skills, from proper protocol, to building rapport and managing relationships. Observe how locals negotiate, and get strategic advice from business leaders for making profitable deals. Whether starting a business in Chile and preparing for a top-level Chile business meeting, this program is essential for newcomers and establish global corporations alike.

In this expert program, you'll discover the answers to dozens of valuble questions including:

  • What's the workplace culture in Chile?
  • What's proper etiquette and greetings?
  • How do I find the right business gift in Chile?
  • How do I communicate effectively and avoid costly misunderstandings?
  • What's the appropriate management style in Chile?

Comes with Instructor's Guide. Running time:43.min.

Purchase DVD $595.00 Corporate Price

Federal Government / Education Price $495

15% discount for nonprofits. 10% discount for local or state governments. Discounted price to apply upon settling the order

 


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Doing Business in Latin America Series: IV. Mexico

With Mexico playing a growing role in business today, it's essential to give your employees proper training to work effectively with Mexicans. Every day corporations are losing business and money because of poor communication and lack of understanding. With the Doing Business in Mexico training program, you'll get essential insight into this critical market and its diverse people. You'll learn how to see Mexicans as they really are, and how they see you and the world around them. Go to the offices of top global executives and receive valuable advice on how to succeed. Find out how to get accurate information by recognizing when you're being told the whole story - and when you're not.

You'll get the answers to these important questions and more:

  • What are the differences and norms of the Mexican culture?
  • What's proper Mexican business etiquette in Mexico?
  • What's the secret to effective business communication in Mexico?
  • What are the differences of American culture verses Mexican culture?
  • How do I uncover cultural Mexican masks and get accurate information?

Comes with Instructor's Guide - Running Time 33 min.

Corporate: Purchase DVD $595.00 

Federal Government / Education Price $495

15% discount for nonprofits. 10% discount for local or state governments

Discounted price will apply upon settling the order.

Buy the complete Series of all 4 programs of Doing Business in Latin America $1995.00


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Doing Business in South East Asia Series: I. Indonesia

With the world's fourth-largest population, Indonesia is market you can't afford to miss. But to succeed here - and avoid costly failure - you need proper preparation. Doing Business in Indonesia is a complete training program and Indonesia business guide. It's loaded with Indonesian cultural facts, and essential information on Indonesian social and business customs. For example, you'll need new communication skills to read body language and silence, and find out what's really being said. You'll explore business practices in Indonesia and learn essential techniques, from obtaining intelligence and negotiating successfully, to managing business and dealing with corruption.

In this expert program, you'll receive valuable answers to dozens of essential questions such as:

  • What's proper protocol and etiquette?
  • What are the culture and values in Indonesia?
  • What are the secrets of successful negotiation?
  • How to communicate effectively and interpret Indonesian non-verbal communication?
  • What are the keys to success in management?

Comes with Instructor's Guide - Running time: 44 min.

Purchase DVD $595.00 Corporate Price

Federal Government / Education Price $495

15% discount for nonprofits. 10% discount for local or state governments

Discounted price to apply upon settling the order.


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Doing Business in South East Asia Series: II. Malaysia

Malaysia is increasingly important in business, from manufacturing to marketing. But to be profitable here - and avoid costly mistakes - you need proper training. Doing Business in Malaysia is a complete Malaysia business solution. You'll explore this tropical kingdom, where exotic traditions dance in harmony with high-tech innovations. Learn about Malaysia and business customs, and what motivates the gentle people here. Discover how they cherish harmony: show a temper, and your hosts might show you the door. Get the facts on Malaysia business culture and Malaysia business etiquette. Learn why in this society, it's best to emphasize handshakes over contracts.

In this expert training program, you'll receive essential information on dozens of important topics including:

  • Malaysia introduction and greetings
  • effective communication and avoiding costly misunderstandings
  • strategies for Doing Business in Malaysia and negotiation
  • values, traditions and beliefs
  • Malaysia human resources management

Comes with Instructor's Guide - Running time: 46min.

Purchase DVD $595.00 Corporate Price

Federal Government / Education Price $495

15% discount for nonprofits. 10% discount for local or state governments

Discounted price to apply upon settling the order.

 


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Doing Business in South East Asia: III. Singapore

To survive in global business in Singapore and Southeast Asia, it's essential to have the right skills on how to conduct business in Singapore. With the expert training program Doing Business in Singapore, you'll discover this city-state's mysterious blend of modern business efficiency and ancient superstitious beliefs. Packed with facts on the do's in international business with Singapore, you'll master the business culture of Singapore. For example, you'll learn to recognize the fear of "loss of face," and discover when it's best to do business in the open - and when to go behind closed doors. Find out why you need to forgo your Western individuality to work effectively with the prevailing group mindset.

In this expert training program, you'll receive the answers to dozens of must-know questions such as:

  • What are the cultural taboos and Singapore business etiquette?
  • How to do I communicate effectively and avoid costly misunderstandings?
  • What's the strategy for doing business in Singapore with Chinese?
  • What are the best negotiation techniques?
  • What's the key to success in business management in Singapore?

Comes with Instructor's Guide - Running Time: 44 min.

Corporate: Purchase DVD $595.00

Federal Government / Education Price $495.00

15% discount for nonprofits. 10% discount for local or state governments

Discounted price to apply upon settling the order.

Buy the entire series of 3 programs of Doing Business in South East Asia for $1495.00

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