Question 1: Take a look at p. 120 and the exhibit of cultural noise between a German (leader) and an Indian (subordinate). Why do you think there was such a misunderstanding? How could the German have prepared and handled this communication better?
Question 2: Gestures are very culture-specific. What are some kinesic behaviors that you typically display that someone from another culture may not understand (give 3 examples).
The post should a) answer the question(s) posed by the instructor and b) critically analyze, to the best of your ability, the implications of the subject matter at hand. I expect that these posts will be at least 2 paragraphs in length and be written in a relatively formal academic style taking grammar and spelling into consideration. Please ensure that you provide the page(s) from the text where you drew your answers.
For example: Customers expect organizations to be responsive to their needs (p. 9).