October 14, 2008
Cooper Auditorium (CON)
The second session on October 14th, "Overcoming Cross-Cultural Communication Barriers", will provide information on common cross-cultural barriers that can cause unexpected communication issues in the workplace. Some barriers are mildly annoying and others are potentially explosive. Common mistakes that can lead to misunderstandings and frustration as well as tips for improved cross-cultural communication will be presented. The speaker for this session will be Lori Arias, MS and Ann Ludwig, MA with the University of Nebraska – Omaha and Sara Pirtle, MBA with UNMC.
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