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Bring People Together – the Power of Interaction

– open recurring event – join every Thursday at 5am UTC or 5pm UTC* check your timezone: WorldTimeBuddy *We play the same set of cards at both hours.   These are free game sessions and everyone is welcome!   About the event   diversophy® game sessions are attended by participants from all around the world. We explore specific cultures and topics, share our diverse experiences and cultural perceptions, and learn from each other - without judgment, with respect for everyone. The aim is to encourage mutual discovery and discussion, to know and understand each other better, and to get enriched...

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Training invitation: IMPROVE INFLUENCE SKILLS

Effective in improving communication at intercultural level, this program will make influence one of the core competences of your organization.   Influence skills are primary elements of effective communication and leadership ability. In collaboration with SMS Inc., we propose the original influence skills program, Positive Power and Influence®. This program provides people with the behavioral skills important to getting their jobs done efficiently while keeping relationships intact. Find more about purpose of this program, who is it for, its structure and popularity: IMPROVE INFLUENCE SKILLS  

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diversophy® - Bring People Together, The SIETAR France-Occitan, 1st of February 2020

Intercultural Gamification Workshops Bring People Together. "Games – the Power of Interaction” & “Games for Developing Intercultural Intelligence”   The SIETAR France-Occitan Gamification Workshop was held at the Montpellier Business School on Saturday, February 1, moderated by Grazia Ghellini a founder of the Occitan group. During this training we engaged in several interactive games throughout the course of the day. Each participant learned new ways to improve communication skills and cross-cultural competence. as we explored and shared the advantages of game-based learning and its benefits. George Simons began the day with an overview of the theory and practical understanding of...

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diversophy® at NIC Conference in Latvia, Valmiera, 28-30th November, 2019

How should we live in cultural diversity? Building sustainable communities in times of fear     The 26th Nordic Intercultural Communication conference was hold by Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences in Valmiera — a more than 700 years old Hanseatic town located about 100km North-East of the capital Rīga.This time the overarching theme of the conference was centered on exploring cultural diversity and intercultural sustainability. The conference predominantly but not exclusively addressed the intercultural communication challenges and opportunities as illuminated, for instance, by international migration and diversity. Unfortunate by-products of these processes often are anger, fear, and societal division. The conference...

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diversophy's business management adventure continues!

George Simons was invited by Soumia Ben Amar to participate in a conference CONTROLLING THE CHALLENGES OF INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION IN THE NEUROSCIENCE ERA at ILEC Busness school in France, Cannes, on 21st of November 2019  Title of the the class of 21 November attended by 20 students was Mastering the challenges of Intercultural communication in the age of neuroscience. Abstract: We shall discuss the insights of neuroscience on the cognitive integrity of human beings and the effect of the unconscious mind on our perception of others and our automatic communication behaviors. Mindfulness, making conscious how we talk to ourselves, is...

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