For a self-paced, guided learning experience
Duration: 1 hour
Egypt, comprised mainly of the Eastern and Western Deserts, is famous for its ancient monuments and the river Nile. The country thrives mainly on agriculture, manufacturing and tourism for its economic development.
Egypt exports a sizeable amount of petroleum products and raw materials and has significant trade relations with several nations across the world.
A tour of Egypt can be full of surprises if you are unacquainted with its culture. For instance, did you know that Egyptian executives do not sit cross-legged and expect you to do the same because they consider it an insult to show the sole of your feet to another person? Moreover, they prefer to have one side of the business card printed in Arabic and the other side in English.
As a tourist planning a trip to Egypt, 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 your counterpart in Egypt, it becomes all the more important to acquaint yourself with social and cultural norms of this land.
In this course, you will explore more about Egypt and things to expect even as you travel through this land of surprises. Further, the course will examine communication patterns and etiquettes specific to this country. Come; let us learn more about Egypt.
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 Egypt. Further, you will learn how to conduct yourself confidently while interacting with your Egyptian counterparts. Some of the aspects of this country that you will explore in this course have been outlined below:
- An Introduction to Egypt
- 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 specific to 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