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Seminar Series: Diversity – Navigating YOUR World of Difference

Crossing Cultures are delivering a seminar series designed to support cultural diversity in the workplace. Participants will build cultural knowledge and learn how positively leveraging the difference in diversity, will maximise the opportunity to achieve their individual and organisational goals.

If your organisation requires cross cultural training then consider one of our upcoming Culture at Work seminars:

  • Understanding Australia
  • Culturally Diverse Teams
  • India, Opportunities & Challenges

Who Should Attend: HR Professionals, new arrivals to Australia, front line staff who deal with other cultures, team members and leaders or anyone wishing to increase their skills in this field.

How do we do it? We deliver interactive, informative programs and you will leave with an action plan designed to work for you. Workbooks are included in the cost of the session and a resource list for further development is included.

Our Culture at Work seminar, Understanding Australia, designed for people who have recently moved to Australia and are expected to be immediately effective in the workplace.

Culture at Work – Understanding Australia

Success when moving to another country, is demonstrated when employees have an understanding of and be able to use learned cultural skills in different  situations  daily . This one day facilitated workshop is designed for HR professionals and new arrivals into Australia. Join others to learn about the Australian workplace and develop skills and strategies to be successful in your new country.

Topics covered will include:

Country Orientation

  • People, History, Geography, Demographics,
  • Economic and Political Overview
  • Current Situation and trends
  • Business & Social Culture and Customs
  • Etiquette & Entertainment Protocols

Cultural Orientations

  • Similarities/Differences between home and host culture
  • Effective bridging to host culture, both socially and professionally

Communicating effectively

  • Communication styles
  • Cultural Competence

Techniques for Success

  • Managing the Transition
  • Culture Shock
  • Bringing the Family

We  deliver general “Understanding Australia” and the “Culturally Diverse Teams”  on a regular basis in different locations. For more information on this or for something tailored to meet your specific organisational requirements then please contact
Anita Fernandes on +61 414 941 347 or email anita@crossingcultures.com.au for more information