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Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands:
The Bestselling Guide to Doing Business in More than 60 Countries
by Terri Morrison and Wayne A. Conaway
This 2006 guide to international business customs should be in every traveling business person’s carry-on bag. As our world becomes increasingly smaller, many workers will find themselves conducting business with people from other countries at home and abroad.
Did you know that giving a “thumbs up” sign in Australia is considered rude? Or that the Chinese don’t like it when people make a lot of hand gestures? This book illustrates some of the cultural nuances which will help you avoid embarrassing mishaps.
Whether you’re an international business jetsetter or a student planning a stint abroad, go armed with good manners and business acumen.