For a self-paced, guided learning experience
Duration: 1 hour
Nigeria, situated on the western coast of Africa, comprises people from diverse races and ethnicity. The country is rich in natural resources, mainly petroleum and natural gas.
The United States and the European Union are the largest markets for Nigeria’s exports such as crude oil, rubber and cocoa beans. Nigeria’s variety of culture, art and museums make it a site of interest for tourists from around the world.
A tour of Nigeria can be full of surprises if you are unacquainted with its history, culture or climate. For instance, did you know that people in Nigeria value age and position? In a social situation, the oldest member of the group is greeted and served first. In addition, it is mandatory to show sincere pleasure when meeting a person.
As a tourist planning a trip to Nigeria, a 360-degree perspective of this country will help you carry yourself with poise in formal as well as informal situations. As a business personnel or an employee dealing with a Nigerian personnel, it becomes all the more important to acquaint yourself with the social and cultural norms of this land.
In this course, you will explore more about Nigeria and things to expect even as you travel across the vast expanse of this land. Further, the course will examine communication patterns and etiquettes specific to this country. Come; let us learn more about Nigeria.
To communicate effectively with your clients and counterparts hailing from a different country of origin, it always helps to learn more about their social and cultural norms.
Here, in this course, you will explore the cultural, social and political setup of Nigeria. Further, you will learn how to conduct yourself confidently while interacting with your Nigerian counterparts. Some of the aspects of this country that you will explore in this course have been outlined below:
- An Introduction to Nigeria
- Ways of Life
- Business Etiquettes
In this course, you will:
- Examine how to conduct yourself confidently in unknown situations.
- Describe how to develop a strong business rapport when you arrive at your destination.
- Examine business, dining and dressing etiquettes of this land.
This course is meant to benefit:
- Business executives and management personnel:
- Who interact with customers or personnel belonging to a different culture over phone and e-mail
- Who work onsite at the customer’s place and want to equip themselves with intercommunication skills
- Individuals who are planning to take up overseas travel and would like to equip themselves with knowledge about a different culture