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Creating ripples of impact in the world

It’s hard to know where you might make impact in your life, and how you might do it. Often it’s little things that slowly ripple out and take unexpected twists and turns. Using images [...]

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Culture Matters: What retirees at Fukushima nuclear plant can teach us

What would you say to me if I was retired and enjoying my golden years and I told you that I felt it was my duty to go work in the nuclear plant I use to work in where I would most likely die a [...]

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Visuals and Multi-Cultural Environments

Recently, Christine offered insights on how visuals work in a cross-cultural context.

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Using visuals to reach across cultures

We all see things differently. Simple concept, almost obvious. But do you keep it in mind every time you have an interaction? It’s hard to. We see the world through our own experiences, [...]

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More stories (and results) from Africa

Part 1: Sending Visual Tools to Africa Part 2: Adjusting images for Africa Part 3: Stories from Africa Part 4: Safe Passage to Motherhood 2010 One woman started teaching Home Based Life Saving [...]

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Stories from Africa

Part 1: Sending Visual Tools to Africa Part 2: Adjusting images for Africa Part 3: Safe Passage to Motherhood 2010 The Safe Passage to Motherhood (SPM) team were met at the airport by Emily when [...]

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Adjusting images for Africa

Part 1: Sending Visual Tools to Africa Part 2: Safe Passage to Motherhood 2010 The goal of using visual tools in Kenya was to encourage people to tell stories of their experience with the Home [...]

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VisualsSpeak for Intercultural Communication

Some tips on how to use VisualsSpeak in an intercultural communication context.

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Saving lives with images

We have amazing customers. People who are passionate about facilitating conversations that matter and making a difference in the lives of those around them. During this season of giving, I wanted [...]

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Reflections on culture and technology

I find that the only way I really deepen my cultural competency is when I am immersed in a process with people who are in some way different than myself. I can read about diversity and inclusion, [...]

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Tips for Avoiding Problems on Virtual Teams

This was a question explored by our virtual team in the Culture, Technology, and Communication in the Global Workplace at the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication (SIIC) in Portland [...]

Collaborating over Google Docs

We have resorted to using Google Docs for our virtual team project in the Culture, Technology, and Communication in the Global Workplace at the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication [...]

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Exploring culture and technology: Day 4

Another day, and another round of fully experiencing how hard communicating virtually across cultures can be. I guess my conclusion is that no matter what you choose to do, someone will [...]

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Exploring culture and technology: Day 3

It’s all about the people skills Our class at the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication was a half day today. Good thing, I think many of us needed the time to process all we are [...]

Exploring culture and technology: Day 2

As has happened every time I have attended the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication (SIIC), insights are emerging about my cultural edges. There is nothing like being immersed in an [...]

Exploring Culture and Technology

Today was the first day of a five day workshop I am attending on Culture, Technology, and Communication in the Global Workplace. It’s being held at the Summer Institute for Intercultural [...]

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