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  • We write two pocketbooks a year!
  • Korea is meer dan alleen ‘Gangnam Style’
  • CCBS World Business Skills
  • Cultivating Cross-Cultural Acumen
  • Students of Cross-Cultural Business Skills, collaborate in a management book each semester. Giving insight and expert knowledge on cultural diffrence.

  • Korea is meer dan alleen ‘Gangnam Style’

    ‘Gam sa ham ni da’, moet het publiek van de spreker nazeggen, afgelopen donderdag in de halfvolle zaal van de Fraijlemaborg, het gebouw van het Domein Economie & Management in Zuidoost. 

  • World Business Skills Survey

    The survey assesses business meetings, negotiations and management skills of senior managers in 14 countries.

  • In today’s Interdependent world, practitioners working in the international environment, can no longer just acknowledge the economic background of potential partners. In order to enact successful cross-cultural collaboration it is essential to understand how cultural factors can affect business processes

Book Fall 2014

 Book CCBS

Latest book:  World-wide workforce II: An intercultural benchmark of global recruiting.

On the 25th of November, we proudly present the most recent book writen by participants of the Cross Cultural Business Skills minor at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. 
ISBN: 978-90-79646-23-4
Download: World-wide workforce II
Download: World-wide workforce I

 

Deutschland Day

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Join our Germany symposium next Thursday 20 November.
 
CCBS will host the symposium DEUTSCHLAND DAY at the HvA Fraijlemaborg location on Thursday 20 November between 14:00-17:30. We will have top level speakers, giving us insights in their professional German-Dutch experiences. Open to everyone interested in studying in or collaboratiung with the Bundesrepublik.

Skills

  • Cultivating Cross-Cultural Acumen

    In today’s Interdependent world, practitioners working in the international environment, can no longer just acknowledge the economic background of potential partners. In order to enact successful cross-cultural collaboration it is essential to understand how cultural factors can affect business processes

  • Canada: Hiring and Recruiting

    Canada: Hiring and Recruiting

    Written by Carlos Boiani

    Looking for a job might be a demanding and exhaustive activity, but when you do it in a place full of opportunities, it can be very rewarding as well.

  • Norway: Recruitment

    Norway: Recruitment

    It is difficult to find a job these days. Especially if you are new to the area and don’t know anyone yet. But getting a job in Norway does not have to be hard. This is as long as you know where to start. To help improve your odds, CCBS (2014) took a closer look at Norwegian recruitment.

Cross-cultural beats

  • Umaturman and Patricia Kaas - Ne Pozvonish Umaturman and Patricia Kaas - Ne Pozvonish

    Russian soul-pop band Uma2rmaH (Уматурман) was named after the favorite actress of brothers Sergei and Vladimir Kristovskiy: Uma Thurman. In this cross-cultural beat they perform together with French pop classic Patricia Kaas, who even sings some Russian.