Virtual Sample Class | Working across cultures : easier said than done

As a part of our dedication to preparing you for your start at Hult this fall—Hult is pleased to invite you into our virtual classroom.

Class size is limited, so please register below.

You will receive a link to access the webinar after registration.

Wed, 10 Nov, 1:00pm - 2:00pm GMT

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Mark Esposito professor at Hult

About the class

One of the advantages but also challenges of working in a globalized world or company is working with people from different cultures from all over the world..

The cultural differences need to be understood and dealt with.

In this interactive and fun masterclass we will discuss some of the general challenges and advantages of working across cultures. You will learn about stereotypes, patterns and cultural differences in specific areas like leadership and communication

Professor Jean Vanhoegaerden

Jean Vanhoegaerden is a member of the faculty of Ashridge. His responsibilities lie in developing and delivering management development programmes for international clients, where he specialises in international management, organisational change, cross-cultural management and globalisation. His recent research is situated in global mindset and decision making.

Jean has taught executive education programmes in North and Latin America, Europe, South Africa, Australia and the Middle and Far East. He is a frequent speaker at conferences around topics such as leadership, change and cross-cultural differences.

Before joining Ashridge, Jean worked in HR and management development at Honeywell's European HQ where he was responsible for the development and design of management development programmes. Jean has a Masters degree in Organisational and Personnel Psychology and has studied at Thunderbird, Harvard and Tuck School of Business.

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