August 2017

I hear it so often from business owners: “we just don’t have the time to worry about culture right now.”  But, the reality is that if you don’t pay attention to your company’s culture you are

June 2017

Biology challenges our intercultural theories.  That was one of the themes that stood out for me during the 4 days I spent in Dublin with about 400 other inter-cultural trainers, coaches and r

January 2017

Are you planning to grow your business in the Arab world?  Are you about to take up a new position in your company’s offices based in Dubai, Kuwait, Amman or Cairo?  Then you need to pay

August 2016

Last week we lost a very dear friend and an extraordinarily special soul, Abdallah Said, who left this world after a brave four and a half year struggle with a vicious

June 2016

The sighting of the new moon marks the start of Ramadan.  This is the time when your Cultural Intelligence will prove extremely valuable.

May 2016

After resisting for a while, I have finally succumbed to my own advice and have just joined the blogosphere.