Cultural Detective publishes 'Clues to Intercultural Effectiveness: Tips, Techniques and Resources' several times a year. Get a clue and don’t miss another issue of this helpful publication.

  • New study by the British Council, Booz Allen Hamilton and IPSOS reveals the necessity for intercultural skills in the workplace. Also a video in English and Spanish.
  • Selected intercultural assessment tools and profiles
  • Free-of-charge webinars on intercultural skills
  • The Global Gender Intelligence Assessment and Cultural Detective Women and Men, written by Donna Stringer
  • Film Review: Machuca, from Chile
  • "Signs" of Cross-cultural Difference: Lydia Callis
  • Reshaping Cultural Identity Discourse: Using social media to rebrand culture
  • Healing the Wounds of History, a project by Armand Volkas

  • Cultural Detective African American now available!
  • Success Is All in How We Gauge It: An expatriate CEO story.
  • Third in George Simons' series on core intercultural theory and definitions
  • One year anniversary of the CD blog
  • "If a Face is Ugly Don't Blame the Mirror": As they say in Russia by Tatyana Fertelmeyster
  • Some Cultural Detective training and coaching activities
  • Oldie but Goodies: Comprehensive expatriate support system
  • Between Expectation and Reality Lies Suffering: Global teams by Vicki Flier Hudson

  • Partnerships: 5 tips for turning frustration into innovation
  • Benchmark Statement on Intercultural Competence: AEA
  • Get in intercultural shape for the new year
  • Selecting candidates for expatriation
  • Our Culture on the Firing Line: Gun metaphors in US American English
  • Farewell, thank you and best wishes to Kris Bibler
  • World calendars and New Years

  • Are you losing customers? Every organization needs inercultural competence.
  • Respect for all spiritual traditions: Quotes for reflection and a good joke.
  • Intercultural movie night: Film review by Sunita Nichani: "English Vinglish"
  • 5 tips for useful online learning—Developing intercultural competence online?
  • Favorite assessment tools: Resource review of Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmarks
  • What do you mean I've worked abroad 20 years and score low?!
  • Develop your facilitation abilities via the Cultural Detective Facilitator Certification

Upcoming global and intercultural business competency events in Bogotá, Colombia

  • Want to get interculturally fit? You do not become interculturally competent merely by having lived abroad or having earned road warrior status.
  • Cultural Detective Online is live!
  • Facilitated online learning sessions for intercultural skills.
  • LGBT cultural competency workshop to be held in partnership with KMA.
  • Me han dicho un dicho. A little bird told me.
  • More cultural appropriation: the swastika
  • Enhancing virtual team competence
  • Infographics on world cultures and immigration trends

  • Why kids study abroad? Case studies from CIEE and AFS
  • Cultural Detective Online: reserve your subscription now!
  • Appearance can be a life or death matter
  • SIETAR USA and ILA Conferences provide chances to learn CD Method
  • Latino growth in the USA changes mainstream culture
  • Final two certification opportunities this year
  • Book review: Intercultural Communication, Globalization and Social Justice
  • The Endangered Languages Project

  • Cultural Detective Online virtual coach will debut soon
  • How to lose $1 million in one hour: "Your Colonialist Ways Never Change"
  • Supporting global clients with Cultural Detective
  • SIETAR USA, IDI and ILA Conferences provide chances to learn CD Method
  • Final two certification opportunities this year
  • Series of blog posts about food and language around the world
  • Book review by Piper McNulty: Communication Highwire, Leveraging the Power of Diverse Communication Styles
  • Sample half-day program design

  • The nomadic mind and a connection to place
  • Cultural Detective party to first official trade of services under new Colombia - USA Free Trade Agreement
  • With love from Syria: travelogue installment
  • Cultural Detective facilitator certification schedule and details
  • Official Cultural Detective animal: the mimic octopus
  • The Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication
  • Cultural differences in eating habits again get a child in trouble
  • Developmental Intercultural Competence, new blended learning course
  • Using film in intercultural education
  • Creativity and intercultural competence
  • Book review of Ivan Misner's Business Networking and Sex (Not What YouThink!)

  • Congratulations to Cultural Detective Women and Men co-author Donna Stringer for being named "Legend of Diversity"!
  • Several wonderful connections via the world of social networking
  • Cultural Detective Facilitator Certifications in Portland and Minneapolis
  • Parenting and Dating in a Multicultural World
  • Book Review: How Maps Change Things
  • Diversity Training Doesn't Work! A Rebuttal
  • Celebrating the Life of Steve Murphy
  • Developmental Intercultural Competence, new blended learning course
  • The Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication, 2012 schedule

Upcoming Webinars

  • Cross-Cultural Effectiveness: Cultural Detective Online Demonstration

    When:Tuesday, October 2, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM (PDT)Hosted By:Cultural Detective Online EventsJoin us in events to build cross-cultural respect, understanding and collaboration for innovation, equity, justice and sustainability in this world of ours! Thank you/gracias/どうもありがとう!Register for this event[…]

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  • Cross-Cultural Effectiveness: Cultural Detective Online Demonstration

    When:Tuesday, November 6, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (PST)Hosted By:Cultural Detective Online EventsJoin us in events to build cross-cultural respect, understanding and collaboration for innovation, equity, justice and sustainability in this world of ours! Thank you/gracias/どうもありがとう!Register for this event[…]

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  • Cultural Self Discovery in Cultural Detective Online

    When:Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM Hosted By:Cultural Detective Online EventsJoin us in events to build cross-cultural respect, understanding and collaboration for innovation, equity, justice and sustainability in this world of ours! Thank you/gracias/どうもありがとう!Register for this event[…]

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  • Group Collaboration in Cultural Detective Online

    When:Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Hosted By:Cultural Detective Online EventsJoin us in events to build cross-cultural respect, understanding and collaboration for innovation, equity, justice and sustainability in this world of ours! Thank you/gracias/どうもありがとう!Register for this event[…]

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