Cultural Awareness, Understanding & Intelligence
Culture plays major role in international business. You will learn the impact of behavior and understand what counterparts are trying to communicate. And how to develop cultural sensitivity and be aware that differences in perspective exist so that lack of sensitivity doesn't torpedo your sale.
The Global Trade Management program is ideal for business owners or top-managers wanting to become more familiar with the ins and outs of international trade. Participants will:
- Learn from international trade professionals on important topics including global management, global marketing, global supply chain, and trade finance.
- Have access to Certified Global Business Professionals for one-on-one advising.
- Make connections with peers and international trade organizations like Small Business Administration, U.S. Export Assistance Center, U.S. Commercial Services, the State of Oregon, and Port of Portland.