Wisconsin Department of Commerce Newsletter
Business Across Cultures – China Workshop in La Crosse
On Tuesday, April 10, the UW-La Crosse Small Business Development Center, the College of Business Administration, and Waukesha County Technical College will present "Business Across Cultures – China" on the UW-La Crosse campus.
Understanding cultural differences is crucial to success in international business. Business tactics, negotiation strategies, and ettiquette all vary across cultures. "Business Across Cultures – China" will help business owners and managers better understand how those differences affect their business transactions.
The program includes a morning general overview session, "Negotiating Across Cultures," followed by a culture-specific afternoon session, "Commerce and Culture: China." Both sessions welcome discussion and participation and include a question and answer session.
"Negotiating Across Cultures": 9:00 a.m. to Noon
Networking Lunch: Noon to 1:00 p.m.
"Commerce and Culture – China": 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
"Business Across Cultures – China" will be presented by Richard Gesteland, a noted seminar leader, author, and executive trainer with 30 years of international business experience. Learn more about Richard Gesteland at: http://www.leadingauthorities.com/8841/Richard_Gesteland.htm.
Registration deadline is Tuesday, April 3.
When, Where, Cost:
"Business Across Cultures – China" is sponsored by the UW-La Crosse College of Business Administration, Waukesha County Techical College, and the Small Business Development Center at UW-La Crosse with additional support from the U.S. Department of Education's Title VIB program.
Register by phone at (608)785-8783 or click here.
-- Susan Noble
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