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Why the Same Inclusion Initiatives Don't Succeed Everywhere in the World

How relevant are Western diversity and inclusion initiatives in India or China? For global business leaders, efforts to capitalize on the benefits of diversity via inclusive practices are at an all-time high. When attempting to address diversity and inclusion issues, however, organizations based in the U.S. tend to focus their attention on differences in race, […]

Inside Aperian Global - Ashley Coombs, Global Account Manager

In our monthly interview series, Inside Aperian Global, you will get to know the passionate people that drive Aperian Global’s mission, values, and day-to-day operations. Aperian Global’s employees will provide you with a sneak peek into their work lives and share stories about themselves. This month, we asked Ashley Coombs, one of our Global Account […]

Developing Asian Women Leaders - Aperian Global

October 30th, 2017, Singapore Aperian Global recently facilitated a discussion on the topic of Developing Asian Women Leaders, hosted by our global client and partner, Johnson & Johnson and attended by over 40 global organizations based in Singapore. The focus was on the specific challenges women in Asia face to reach senior level leadership positions. Aperian […]

What Happens When Developers Start Focusing on Their Team

It’s important from time to time to reset and do what we do for clients, for ourselves. The Aperian Global Online Learning Tools team, who is charged with the recent rebuild of GlobeSmart, our industry-leading online cultural intelligence resource, recently took part in their own facilitated GlobeSmart Profile Team Debrief. The debrief compared work styles […]

Aperian Global Wins NEI Service Award

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NEI Service Award

We are so pleased to announce that our organization has earned the 2017 NEI Service Exceeding Expectations award. The award was presented at the NEI Global Partner Alliance Summit in Omaha, Nebraska on October 3rd, 2017. The NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Award is presented to service partners by industry segment and is based on the […]

“Third Culture Kids” Bridging Divergent Cultures

At Aperian Global, we don’t just consult our clients on the challenges that arise in a cross-cultural setting; we are a living embodiment of the intercultural field. From an American-born Chinese mom balancing clashing cultures while raising twins, or a Japanese-American family dividing time between countries, to a German national who grew up in five […]

In a digital world full of noise and endless new information and data, we at Aperian Global are starting a new (free) service. Thanks to the expertise and experience of our employees, we will be curating note-worthy, thought-provoking content such as articles, books, podcasts and more, for you. Each quarter we’ll share novel content in […]

How Well Do You Know Your Indian Colleagues?

How Well Do You Know Your Indian Colleagues? You might know your Indian colleagues on a personal level, but have you asked them much about their culture or country? There is a lot to learn about the second most populous country in the world! We hope our latest infographic motivates you to engage with your […]

What's Your Unique Work Style

Leverage what makes you unique. Business teams come in many shapes and sizes, with vast differences in function, seniority, proximity and responsibilities. But they all have one thing in common: People. And every individual has a unique work style, which will affect – negatively or positively – the dynamics of a team. We’ve put together […]

When we last heard from Sangeeta, we started to learn about her project, her role and the challenges she has with her global team. In this second installment of the webisode series, we find that there appear to be a few issues around team alignment and clarification of roles. What factors could be getting in […]