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Understanding cultural intelligence

This is a selection of resources on cultural intelligence contributed by the Nanyang Technological University’s Nanyang Business School and is not meant to be an exhaustive list.

Do you always choose what you like? Subtle social cues increase preference-choice consistency among Japanese but not among Americans

On what basis do people make their choices? Do we always choose to buy products we like the most? This study examines the impact of culture on personal choices by comparing how culture affects people’s tendency to make choices by comparing how culture affects people’s tendency to make preference-based choices in Japan and America.

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Universal truths: Can universally held cultural values inform the modern corporation?

This research paper discusses the importance of corporate social responsibility and suggests that businesses should be evaluated along the four universal values of health, well-being, longevity and environmental preservation for their corporate social responsibility efforts.

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Business leadership in the Chinese context: Trends, findings, and implications

Gain insights on business leadership in China from this research article, which looks at the effectiveness of leadership in the Chinese context. It also traces the evolution in leadership in response to transformations in China’s institutional and business environments.

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Indian employees’ attitudes towards poaching

Find out the perceptions of Indian managers and professionals on employee poaching through this study, which analyses how employees who are poached and companies which engage in poaching are viewed in India. In addition, it also examines the primary reasons why people consider switching jobs in the country.

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