Henry L. Mosley (henrylmosley)

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How Does Culture Affect The Way We Communicate

Communication is key

Culture is the main thing which affects the ways of communication among people. In the past, culture was not an important factor of communication. But in the recent years, cultures have become important in the ways of communication. The expansion of business has resulted in interactions between cultures and communications. This requires a lot of understanding to eliminate between the differentiations of cultures.

Different parts of world have different methods of communications. The differentiation in the cultures sometimes causes negative effects on the business and sometimes it adds to the uplift of business. In parts of the world where culture is an important factor, people from the same cultures attract each other and are one way of increasing the business world. Researchers explain that cultures are something which has reformed the method how companies conduct meetings and seminars. Cultures have also reformed methods of communication in various parts of the world. Culture is an important factor in the business world. The cultures are something that can affect holidays of the year and can add to the punctuality on other working days. Cultures affect rules of language according to the place of business and this makes business more attractive for people belonging to same culture. People have shown that knowledge about cultural differences is now too much important along with the education.

With the change of countries and cultures, it gets necessary for business dealers to speak the language of that particular area in order to bridge distances. One of the biggest problems is that the cultural problems are not like language barriers. Language barriers are much easier to deal with. The cultural barriers become causes of reactions from people which are negative and emotional. Therefore, it is really important to adopt the culture rather than adopting the language.

People do think that free will is the best governor of actions, well actually it’s not. Culture is one of the biggest hindrances against our will. Culture teaches us about our surroundings and teaches us about when to speak and when to not. Culture teaches us which facial expressions are acceptable and which are not. Culture teaches us the manners of our meal and it tells us to address people in a proper and respectable manner.

Our each and every action is influenced by our culture. A culture makes you same to other people in the way you behave. Culture is an important factor in communications though it is usually hidden. You can used chat with strangers from other countries to better study the impact of culture on communication. If you are working as a part of an international organization, culture can really help you in making good relationships with your customers. Showing your customers that you really appreciate the difference between you and them makes your relationships even better.

The increasing business trends need a lot of attention to the cultural exercise as well. One needs to get onto the requirements of a good knowledge or culture in order to deal with the customers accordingly. Hence, the elimination of arguments and misconceptions on the basis of culture will lead in efficiency and effectiveness of teams.


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