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5 Business Skills Every IT Pro Must Master (Collection) by Leigh Thompson, Jerry Weissman, Terry J. Fadem, Stephen Robbins, Robert Follett

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Truth 49It does not make sense to always get to the point...

A recent study found that illustrated children's books in Asia and the U.S. have dramatically different kinds of facial expression on the characters. The facial expressions on the protagonists in U.S. children's books have wide, direct smiles and eyes that gaze at you. In contrast, the protagonists in Asian books have smiles that don't show a lot of teeth, and eye gaze is not penetratingly direct.

A common (but faulty) stereotype is that members of Asian cultures do not show emotions. However, the stereotype is false. The problem many people have is that we don't know how to read their emotions.

Some cultures, like in the U.S., are very direct in their emotional expression and communication. ...

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