Monthly Archives: August 2010

>Managing Global Virtual Teams

>Further to my last post on managing virtual teams I found some great information on wikibooks:http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Managing_Groups_and_Teams/How_Do_You_Manage_Global_Virtual_Teams%3F For bespoke cross-cultural training programs both online and face to face contact us @expatknowhow http://www.expatknowhow.com/menus/main.asp?PN=Contacthttp://www.expatknowhow.com/Follow us on twitter @expatknowhowor sign up to our Blog … Continue reading

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>Managing Virtual Teams – misunderstandings arising from cultural differences

>A new report from the Economist Intelligence Unit, Managing Virtual Teams: taking a more strategic approach, highlights the prevalence of virtual teams and the methods by which they are managed. The accompanying survey of over 400 executives from around the … Continue reading

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>U.S. Travel Visa Requirements

>The US Government has recently announced that as from 9 September, there will be a $14 pp charge for ESTA applications. The ESTA is the compulsory internet form that must be completed prior to travel on the US Visa Waiver … Continue reading

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>Safety and Security Abroad

>Safety know-how: Whether you work for a company or you are on your own, it is you who is ultimately responsible for your own safety and security.Before you leave to live or work abroad it is important to: •Copy important documents (keep … Continue reading

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>What to know when moving abroad to live and work?

>When moving to live and work abroad there are many things that you will need to consider and know.Visit http://www.expatknowhow.com/menus/main.asp?PN=Country to find out know-how and links to other useful websites.17 topics you will need to review about the country you will be going to live … Continue reading

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