Each human being
is different and brings to the forefront his or her
unique personality. When people are brought together
in a team each brings these unique elements with them.
The success or failure of a team depends on how well
the differences and the similarities are then managed.
In a world that is getting smaller, people across countries
and continents are doing business with one another.
Understanding different perspectives and being aware
of cultural nuances allows companies to create products
and services for the global consumer.
As differences in work ethic, time commitment, business
priorities, and communication styles are understood
it lessens the challenges and frustrations that may
have otherwise dominated the team dynamics. Misunderstandings
among teams can lead companies to lose revenue. On an
international level business deals may remain unsuccessful
if teams cannot work through differences in their cross-cultural
Understanding your team and maximizing its strengths
is key to business success.
Working with Diverse Teams the KurNiv
way will allow you to:
- Develop an awareness of the values,
attitudes, and priorities of the various team members
- Understand different cultural perspectives,
as they pertain to team dynamics
- Create effective communication
tools to create effective dialogue
- Appreciate diversity and the effect
varied ideas can have on the ultimate deliverable
- Learn to effectively address team
- Learn to effectively structure,
plan, distribute and coordinate the work within a
This course is delivered in three ways:
- A 16 hour course delivered over two days
- A 24 hour course delivered over 3 days, this includes
KurNiv’s life line team building program
This course can also be designed
and based on the business seeking the training.
Customized courses will also take into consideration
the number of team members, the physical project
in hand and, where appropriate, results of personality
testing. Client goals always play a significant
role in the training.
Working with Diverse Teams courses
are conducted at client offices, in any location worldwide.