Discover the “AWARE Method” to Improve Your Communication across Cultures
Cultural sensitivity begins with becoming aware of what is happening in the environment we work and live in.
looking inside to see what cultural ideas each of us brings to our environment, including our own backgrounds, but also any biases we may have based on that background
looking beyond ourselves to ascertain what others in our environment bring to our interactions
understanding the value of all these differing aspects and how they contribute to the environment as a whole
practicing real-world interactions to put the theoretical ideas to use and discover additional insights
reflection and feedback on those interactions to move beyond each person’s own current state to be able to embrace and include the factors of all involved