What’s the best way to gain an understanding of how culture impacts the business environment? Study it in two cultural and business centers: Seville and Rabat! This winter, spend two weeks in the capital of Andalusia, then travel to Morocco’s second largest city for a week. Besides gaining real-world business experience, you’ll improve your cultural effectiveness through international activities, develop awareness of the impact of national cultures on business, and discover your own cultural preferences in the process. Study abroad in Seville and Rabat and you’ll:: - Develop a cross-cultural approach to communication management and learn about Spanish, European, Moroccan, Arab, and African management communication styles - Acquire new intercultural communication competence skills that will help you better adapt to international organizational environment - Understand the influence of local culture on management communication in Spanish and Moroccan organizations - Identify and evaluate the impact of globalization on organizational communication in Spain and Morocco
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Immerse yourself in the richness and complexity of West African politics in two of the region’s most politically active countries. First, see how activism and governance are defined and demonstrated in Ghana, the first African country to achieve independence. Then, gain a deeper understanding of the components of a stable democracy – from history to influences of religion and politics – in Senegal. Along the way, you’ll compare and contrast the successes and challenges of both political landscapes.
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This January, explore the business world and experience life in Brazil, the largest economy in Latin America. Join CIEE in lively Rio de Janeiro for our January Business and Culture program. You’ll get an insider view of what it’s like to do business here through classes and meetings with professional and cultural organizations. And you’ll experience a world-famous city known for its natural beauty, celebrations, and beaches. Study in Brazil and you will: -Go on excursions that will give you an overview of the geographic, cultural, and economic diversity in Rio and coastal Brazil -Join faculty for visits to businesses and corporate headquarter offices -Visit national museums and historical neighborhoods, attend soccer matches, and explore Rio’s rich and diverse arts culture -Grow familiar with the fascinating socio-political landscape of Rio and Brazil by meeting community leaders, participating in community engagement activities such as teaching basketball in Rio´s favelas, learning to play soccer, or working in a community garden