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CultureShock! Switzerland by Max Oettli

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CULTURE QUIZ

SITUATION 1

You had an important presentation to give outside your workplace, and the person who invited you made a complete dog’s breakfast of the arrangements. The Powerpoint presentation took a quarter of an hour to get going while important people sat fidgeting around the table—in a dingy basement room he managed to scrape up for you. You finally give a brilliant presentation, of course. But what do you do afterwards?

image You get the management of your outfit to write a polite but firm letter to the management of the host firm, pointing out that a more serious approach would be appreciated to avoid misunderstandings in the future. ...

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