Cultural Enlightenment: Business Customs Around The World

29 April 2015
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Words by Carlie Tucker

Did you know it's customary to present gifts when meeting with business associates in Japan? Or that humour is often frowned upon in German business meetings?

From handshakes to eye contact, there are a huge number of cultural differences that could make a difference in leaving the right impression. When it comes to navigating the international business waters, learning and observing different cultural customs is essential, starting with these: 

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