Learning Activity #1 (only 1 this week!)
What were your top five learning moments of this course? What five theories/concepts struck you, were new to you, or were known to you already but now you’ve gained a deeper understanding? How will these aid you in your professional endeavors? Demonstrate how these concepts are interrelated to one another as well. Use our Career Services (https://www.umuc.edu/current-students/career-services/) to explain how these will aid your future career goals.
It is imperative that you properly cite in-text and reference list whenever ideas from sources are used to inform your own, even if not quoting verbatim. Our numerous weekly content materials of weeks 1-7 should be your primary source for this DQ.
When discussing culture, continue to rely upon the sites previously shared:
Geert Hofstede’s renowned typology on national cultural values http://geert-hofstede.com/national-culture.html This sight also provides a country-comparison page to compare other cultures against our US culture. Additionally, his dimensions of organizational culture are http://geert-hofstede.com/organisational-culture.html
Beyond Intractability’s extensive article database on cross-cultural communications and behaviors. Cross-cultural communications http://www.beyondintractability.org/essay/cross-cultural-communication and Communication Tools for Understanding Cultural Differences http://www.beyondintractability.org/essay/communication-tools
Your initial response should be at least 300 words in length to earn any points. Cite all reference sources using APA format. Use in-text parenthetical citations, for example (Organizational Behavior, 2014, ch. #, p. #), within your response content, and full citations referenced at end (see Content/Using APA).