ABC I live in Poland – cultural differences

Date: 11.04.2019, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Place: Foundation for Somalia, Bracka 18/63, 00-028 Warsaw

We want you to feel good in Poland, although we are aware that sometimes there are situations where you are out of your depth. For sure it happened to you, that you didn’t know what to do in specific issue related to cultural differences. Something that was obvious for you turns out to be completely different in Poland. That is why we are organizing another free of charge meeting of „ABC I live in Poland”, concentrated on cultural differences. If you feel the topic is close for you – don’t wait, register through the form given below.

REGISTER HERE:

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uREHy_IFSUyaWE32gIL-t_lAc4ytmY5MkKYt_pHfYmhUNFlaVUFVSVRJMThXS1RZUlc5WTRQSjhNOC4u

Topics:

  1. Polish values: core concepts (adaptability, generosity, justice, optimism, tradition, sentimentality)
  2. Religion, Family
  3. Etiquette (greetings, visiting, eating, gifts)
  4. Do’s and don’ts (acceptable and not acceptable behaviors)
  5. Communication (verbal and non- verbal communication)
  6. Business culture (meetings, hierarchy, relations, changes after communism)

This session will be held by a psychologist experienced in cross cultural work with migrants and cultural assistant of Foundation for Somalia. The language of this meeting is English.

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