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Interaction with locals: helpful but not easy to achieve

Last week I attended the PhD defence of Joost Bücker of Radboud University Nijmegen, whose thesis was about cultural intelligence and global management competencies (1). In the Netherlands it is customary to include propositions for discussion in your book. One of them was: “Interaction with locals stimulates the development of cultural intelligence” As my own …

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