Innovation leadership often requires building bridges to span a cultural divide. As the world becomes more global, cultural awareness is required in order to influence others and bring us closer together. Cross-cultural engagement means dealing with possibilities and probabilities rather than certainties. While many societies have a relatively defined culture, the behavior of individuals is not entirely predictable, nor is it without moral, ethical, and cultural restrictions within a level of expectable norms, trends, and patterns. Societies shape and influence the core values and ethics of individuals to various degrees. Innovation leadership requires the intuitive identification ...

Get Innovation Leadership now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.