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The corporation as agent of cultural fusion, Makiko Eda [TED]
23 Jul 2020 | by Trustworthy: Leading With Your Heart and Mind | Communication, Cross-cultural, Organizational culture, Video | No comments
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Makiko Eda, former President of Intel Japan and current Chief Representative Officer for World Economic Forum Japan, shares her experiences of joining a global corporation, Intel, in this TED Talk, “The corporation as agent of cultural fusion.” She shares about culture shock and of what she learned navigating global and cultural norms personally and through observing other employees, especially in emerging markets.
She shares the very different office norms from more reserved Japanese style to the more direct American style as soon as she would pick up the phone.