Cultural Connections is a culture and diversity training exercise to raise awareness and test knowledge of intercultural norms and etiquette inside and outside of the business environment.
Cultural Connections uses a 'Learning Loops' style of multiple choice questions, designed to test individual and team knowledge, and to provoke discussion about wider themes of diversity and cultural stereotyping.
Cultural Connections exercise is a physical card game which allows teams and individuals to improve their knowledge and awareness of some of the researched cultural differences around the world based upon national culture.
Cultural Connections™ can be played solo by an individual, or within groups of up to 12, where each question is discussed and a team consensus reached. The game explores a number of areas in which there are specific international cultural differences in areas such as:
- • Relationships with time
- • The environment
- • The ways in which status is ascribed
- • Customs
- • Etiquette
- • Business protocol