Source: Library Journal
Top Skills needed:
In my humble opinion, communication plays a very important part especially when you are in a multicultural and international setting. Sometimes, certain words or connotations mean differently in different culture.
On top of that, we also need to be aware of the communication nuances especially during meetings or one-to-one conversations. I find it very useful to learn them (c0mmunication techniques and local culture) from the locals over here. They are ever so willing to help you understand their culture.
Reading relevant books on this topic would also be beneficial. My pick list:
One of the things that resonates with me is this saying:
“The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know.”- Albert Einstein