Business Etiquette and Customs:

 Hard Facts and Statistics:

Doing Business:

 

Books:

NON-FICTION

  • Kiss, Bow, Shake Hands
  • The World is Flat, Thomas Friedman
  • Planet India
  • In Spite of the Gods

FICTION

  • Interpreter of Maladies

Movies:

  • 3 Idiots
  • Outsourced
  • Namesake
  • Bend it Like Beckham
  • The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  • Bhaji on the Beach

IC Tips:

"Yes" in India is often a polite way of saying no."

 

 

Facts and statistics are a great starting point for learning about a new country, but to work effectively across cultures requires a deeper knowledge of how values influence behavior.