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Cultural Intelligence

Culture in Military Operations

This video describes the role and importance of culture in military operations and the need to have cross cultural competence.

Culture Matters: Baseball and Tennis

This video asks the question: what if you applied your own cultural model to a new culture? This is a part of the Culture Matters video series.

Negotiating Across Cultures - Overview

This video provides an overview of negotiating across cultures and elements of building rapport, time, understanding your needs/objectives, time, and self-awareness.

Low- and High-Context Communication

Guest-blogger Jena Barchas-Lichtenstein writes about low-context and high-context communication, and her experiences communicating abroad.

Cultural Intelligence and Emotional Intelligence

Here at the Culture Section, we've always been interested in the linkages between cultural intelligence and emotional intelligence. Does having a high EQ mean that you are more likely to be culturally competent?

Individualism and Collectivism

Guest blogger Jena Barchas-Lichtenstein writes about differences between individualist versus collectivist cultures.

The Nacerima Revisted

This article by Jeffrey Kahn revisits Miner's groundbreaking essay, and "the strange world of the Nacirema."

Mood Meter App Helps Users Recognize, Understand, Label, and Regulate Emotions

The Mood Meter app is based on RULER, an evidence-based approach to teaching social and emotional learning.

Navy Research Project on Intuition

The U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research (ONR) has begun a four-year project to identify, understand and use “intuitive decision-making” and what is being termed “implicit learning.”

Can this type of research enhance human relations across cultures? There seem to be indications that such training and skills could impact a wide range of U.S. efforts.

Advice on Cultural Adaptability from an IBM Culture Adviser

Check out this blog post from Greg Ellevsen on Cultural Adaptability in IBM teams.