One of our key objectives is to help students at all levels develop a global mindset. We work with universities, business schools, and executive education programs to prepare and support students for success in global business environments.
We offer a number of online resources & assessments for students to improve their cultural competency in education:
Click on each resource below to learn more:
Higher education institutions utilize GlobeSmart, an online cultural inventory, to help their students:
Develop a global mindset
Enhance the success of study abroad programs
Work effectively with counterparts from different countries
Improve multicultural team collaboration & performance
Encourage students to learn about a variety of topics at their own pace. The “Cultural Foundations” and “Introduction to Country X” learning paths are included in our university-wide GlobeSmart licenses. These courses can also be customized for your class or institution.
Examine an individual’s beliefs, values, and practices in sixteen different areas related to leading and working effectively with people from different cultures. Note: You must attend a GCI Qualifying Seminar to use the GCI.
Many of my students admitted they looked up other countries than the ones we studied in class. Not only was GlobeSmart a useful resource for the class, it also inspired my students to look beyond the course work.
The GlobeSmart Profile Certification is designed for staff and faculty who would like to utilize the GlobeSmart Profile in learning programs related to developing a global mindset. The certification process includes completion of a 1.5 hour self-paced online Learning Path and participation in a 2-hour certification webinar.