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News from Global Dynamics Inc.

Global Dynamics Inc. Launches New Website

Global Dynamics is proud to launch its new website, still at www.global-dynamics.com. The new website, complete with an updated look & feel, was created to provide fresh and dynamic content. New features of GDI's website include:

  • A comprehensive (and expanding) list of valuable cross-cultural and business resources
  • Headlines and links to the latest and greatest global business news stories
  • More detailed, always updated descriptions of all our offerings
  • Real client cases
  • A new way to access and read GlobalExchange
  • Easier navigation and a more interactive experience

Diversity Executive Magazine features GDI article on Global Diversity

The March 2010 issue of Diversity Executive Magazine features an article from GDI on the challenges international corporations face when taking their diversity programs global. The March issue will be available to read on the Diversity Executive Magazine website in mid-March.

GDI Speaks on generational challenges at Training 2010 Conference

Global Dynamics Inc. delivered a 60 minute headliner session entitled "The Impact of Values on Training Success: Cross-Cultural and Generational Challenges" at Training Magazine's Training 2010 Conference & Expo Feb. 1-3 in San Diego, CA. The session explored the skills necessary to adapt ones design and delivery styles to be most responsive to the trainees' culture(s). Participants learned how to adapt existing materials and methods to their audiences. To request a copy of the presentation, contact Jennifer Horowitz at jhorowitz@global-dynamics.com

Neal Goodman Featured on Training Magazine Network Podcast

Training Magazine Network posted a podcast featuring an interview with Neal Goodman speaking on the topic of working on or managing a global virtual team. The conversation addresses:
  • Common mistakes corporate employees make when working in virtual teams with fellow employees or business partners based in other parts of the world
  • The importance of cultural sensitivity when working in global virtual teams
  • Best practices in cross-cultural virtual teamwork?

Listen to the podcast by clicking here.

GDI to Deliver Intercultural KM Session at IMI 11th Annual Conference

Global Dynamics Inc. will deliver a workshop called Intercultural Knowledge Management in Global Organizations at the Intercultural Management Institute (IMI) 11th Annual Conference on Intercultural Relations: A Forum for Business, Education, and Training Professionals. The conference will be held March 10th and 11th 2010 in Washington, D.C. The session will demonstrate an innovative model to achieve cultural competency using knowledge management, which forward thinking corporations are employing to significantly improve productivity and profitability. Participants will learn practical steps they can take to implement this model in their organizations.

GDI to Lead Full Day "Going Global" Workshop at ASTD 2010 

GDI will deliver a full day workshop called "Going Global: Developing Cross-Cultural Competence" at the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) 2010 International Conference and Exposition on May 15, 2010 in Chicago, IL.

ASTD Links features article on Knowledge Management by Neal Goodman

Neal Goodman's article, "Building an Effective Cross-Cultural Knowledge Management System," was published in ASTD Links on Dec. 16, 2010. In this article Dr. Goodman provides insight into what it takes to build a maintain a cross-cultural knowledge management system, one of the most critical success factors allowing corporations to build, retain, and share their intellectual capital about global activities.