Welcome to a Breakfast seminar in Intercultural Management Skills for Business Success in Southeast Asia

October 10, 2017sccs

Event Details

Increase your intercultural business skills and enhance your performance working in the SEA region. This bite-sized training will help to build your awareness of the impact of cultural differences on business performance. Several concepts and tools are demonstrated to help you perform at a high level within a corporate environment in Asia. Your trainer will be Akteos intercultural expert, Mrs. Laura Weller.
* Be aware of your own cultural baggage and how it influences your mindset, work practices and communication style.
* Understand how cultures differ based on a cultural dimensions framework and how these differences can lead to misunderstandings in business interactions.
* Define practical steps you can take in your day-to-day business dealings to improve your intercultural competence.

Date: Tuesday 10 October 2017|
Time: 08:00-09:30
Venue: Akteos Asia 150 Cecil Street #15-01, Singapore 069543
Fee: 15 SGD for SBAS members, 30 SGD for guests, Light breakfast will be served
Register: at cecilia.oskarsson@swedcham.sg (mailto:cecilia.oskarsson@swedcham.sg) by 3 October.
If you pay by cheque, please make it payable to SBAS and present it at the breakfast. You may also pay by internet banking to:
DBS Bank
8 Shenton Way, Singapore 068809
Account No: 001-016410-4
Bank Code 7171
Branch Code 001
Swift address: DBSSSGSG
Kindly note that cancellation is only possible until closing date and no-shows will be billed.


Laura is a Senior Akteos Intercultural expert. Of Dutch origin,
Laura has over ten years experience in consulting and training
on the development of intercultural competencies in global
businesses and how to successfully manage remote teams.
She has a proven ability to design bespoke training programs to
take into account client’s context and needs. She has successfully facilitated intercultural management trainings and coaching for multinationals in Europe, Russia and Asia. Laura received a master’s degree in International Business Studies with a focus on intercultural communication. She has international experience living, studying and working in the Netherlands, France, South Korea, Slovakia, Malaysia, Russia, the United Kingdom and Singapore.

Timeo-Performance is a Recruitment, Training & HR Consultancy that provides solutions to develop high performing teams. Akteos Asia is the Joint-Venture between Timeo-Performance & Akteos, leading provider of intercultural management training with over 250 consultants worldwide. Since 2008 we serve companies across Asia from offices in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur & Hong Kong.
This breakfast talk aims at introducing ourselves to the Swedish Community while celebrating our vision to ‘improve the world of work for everyone’ by providing leaders of the Swedish community with tools to raise their engagement, empowerment and togetherness working and doing business in a diverse environment, such as Singapore and Southeast Asia.