O'Reilly logo

Motivating a Multicultural Workforce by Jinsoo Terry

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 9

Make It a F.U.N. Environment

Overview

Plain, simple fun is the most successful ingredient for crossing any and all cultural divides and creating team spirit, no matter what differences and difficulties exist. What is F.U.N. (fun, unique, nurturing), and how does it work? How does a manager create a F.U.N. environment where cross-cultural issues take a backseat to unified accomplishment? This chapter answers these questions.

Over the years, while working with multicultural workforces, I developed a practical approach to management that has proven highly successful. It works not only with multicultural workforces but in any organizational setting and for everyone. The method evolved as I worked with the day-to-day issues of a multicultural ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required