Essays about: "Cultural Competence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 essays containing the words Cultural Competence.

  1. 1. So that our children can dream : A study that follows five people’s emigration journey from North Macedonia to Sweden

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Claudia Kamceva; [2020]
    Keywords : Unemployment; North Macedonia; Corruption; Migration; Work related migration; emigration; living standards; Arbetslöshet; Nordmakedonien; emigrera; levnadsvillkor;

    Abstract : I denna studie följer man fem olika personers erfarenheter av att ha flyttat från Nordmakedonien till Sverige för att arbeta. Studiens mål är att ta reda på vilka utmaningar individerna upplevde på den Nordmakedonska arbetsmarknaden samt orsakerna som lett till att individerna valt att lämna sitt hemland i hopp om en bättre framtid i Sverige. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cultural Intelligence in Swedish companies : A qualitative study of the cultural intelligence validity

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Joakim Edelborg; Alexander Brounéus; Hampus Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Cultural intelligence; negotiations; cultural knowledge; globalization; cross-cultural.;

    Abstract : The global exchange of goods has in recent years made cultural intelligence an important success factor conducting business over cross-cultural boundaries. Due to lack of cultural competence, several mistakes in international business have been made. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Investigation of the Cultural Content in English Instructional Materials Used in Sweden’s Secondary Education

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : William Wickersham; [2020]
    Keywords : Cultural Content Analysis; power relations; socialization; international communicative competence; surface culture; deep culture; nationalism;

    Abstract : This thesis is a two-pronged analysis of the cultural content in two instructional materials series presently meant for use in the English language instruction in Swedish secondary education, and it integrates an examination of surface and deep cultural content with an ideology analysis focused on the representation of nations and the international world. The driving impetus of this thesis is an interest in the representation of culture meeting the students in their instruction. READ MORE

  4. 4. OK generations, interact! : A quantitative case study on motivations, employer engagement, perceptive and technical affordances on internal social media from a generational perspective.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för geografi, medier och kommunikation (from 2013)

    Author : Johan Loberg; [2020]
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    Abstract : Successful internal social media motivates and engages employees in the emerging digital world. It provides them sufficient tools to exchange skills and collaborate through these platforms. For instance, they are able to build relationships with their colleagues and employer (relatedness), learn and share their skills and expertise (competence). READ MORE

  5. 5. COMMUNICATION CHALLENGES AND USE OF TECHNOLOGY BETWEEN IMMIGRANT MOTHERS AND NURSES IN CHILD HEALTH CENTERS IN SWEDEN (Nurses and Doulas’ perspectives)

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Rocío Rodríguez Pozo; [2019-08-07]
    Keywords : Communication; Culture; Immigration; Language; Technology; Mothers; Nurses; Doulas; Swedish Child Health Centers;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to describe and to analyze the perceived communication challenges and cultural differences (from nurses and doulas' points of view) in meetings between Swedish nurses and immigrant mothers in Swedish Child Health Centers (CHC) from dense immigrant areas. A special focus is put on the use of technology for managing their communication. READ MORE