An Alaysis of the Importance of Cross Cultural Awareness for Managers Working in the Banking Industry in Saudi Arabia
AN ALAYSIS OF THE IMPORTANCE OF CROSS CULTURAL AWARENESS FOR MANAGERS WORKING IN THE BANKING INDUSTRY IN SAUDI ARABIA
Due Date: 07/ 01 / 2013
Now days, the world becomes a one village. Although, there are different kinds of management styles and cultures impact on business management in the world, employees needs to increase their awareness to achieve the organisation targets. Awareness of cross-cultural management includes procedures and policies that are relate to the management of any organisation or workforce with different cultural and background. According …show more content…
Cross cultural management may be considered as a methodology for handling cultural differences mostly found as sources of conflict, or misunderstanding through communication. However, no universal in service, no manager with global business experienced can avoid from ability of making mistakes in cultural relationships with customers or even shareholders. Indeed, cultural clash usually happens when two people or more from different background start to contact each other's which it probably leads to ruin creation a business if they could not understand "cultural differences". In addition, many scientists argue that employees include managers usually opponent the cultural changing ( Soderberg &Holden 2002 ).
2 Managing of cross culture
Before start explains how managers can manage cultural diversity, there is an important stage which is recognize it and learning not to fear it. However, everyone has produced his own cultural although people need to increase self awareness and cross cultural awareness because there is no book guide or policy to use and deal with cultural diversity. But there are several methods help to link cultures. Firstly, "admit that you do not know". Because every person does not know everything, expect wrong practice is part from the