We live in a global economy that has as many opportunities as it does mine fields. In the world of business, these mine fields are sowed with failures in communicating and leading across cultures.
In a lesson on Big Think Edge, the only forum on YouTube designed to help you get the skills you need to be successful in a rapidly changing world, Fred Hassan shares his strategy for leading effectively across continents.
Born in Pakistan, educated in London, and based in the United States, Hassan is fluent in the language of global exchange. He suggests that expatriate managers earn employees' trust by becoming a part of their community. Gain trust, and you gain traction.