Business Ethics in Global Perspective

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Running head: BUSINESS ETHICS IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVEBusiness Ethics in Global PerspectiveName of the StudentName of the UniversityAuthor’s Note
1BUSINESS ETHICS IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVETable of ContentsQuestion 1: Cross Cultural Communication as a business issue.....................................................2Question 2: The reason why Cross Cultural Communication is an ethical issue:...........................2Question 3: Significance of the quote made by author “Recent economic challenges furtherhighlight the need for organizations to develop the internal communication capacity necessary tocontrol and monitor external threats”..............................................................................................3Question 4: Significance of “cultural proficiency doesn't mean memorizing every cultural nuanceof every market; it's knowing when to listen, when to ask for help, and when—finally—to speak”.........................................................................................................................................................4Question 5: The reason why focus should be given on individual differences rather thanpromoting cultural adaptation..........................................................................................................5Question 6: The reason why 'Companies that are successful in communicating cross-culture havea competitive advantage'..................................................................................................................5Question 7: Compare and contrast of communication style between home country and Australia6Question 8: Example on how one individual difference has negative impact on business growth.7Question 9: Justification of the concept that stereotypes can be a major hindrance incommunicating with the people of different cultural backgrounds.................................................8Question 10: Are the stereotypes accurate?.....................................................................................8Reference List:...............................................................................................................................10
2BUSINESS ETHICS IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVEThis specific study has focused to evaluate the importance of cross-culturalcommunication based on the article mentioned below:Padhi, P. K. (2016). The Rising Importance of Cross Cultural Communication in GlobalBusiness Scenario.Question 1: Cross Cultural Communication as a business issueWith the rapid progress of globalization, organizations are expanding their entire processof business in various geographical boundaries and locations. In order to gain the attention ofcustomers in the international market the business experts have to deal with the people of multi-cultural backgrounds(Taylor, Nicolle & Maguire, 2013). While communicating with the peoplethe customer service providers should have multilingual flexibility, based on which they canmaintain an effective conversation. In this very specific article, the author has highlighted thatmost of the customer service providers do not have multilingual flexibility due to the lack ofproper training and development session.In this situation, the service providers have to face innumerable challenges in dealingwith the customers effectively. On the other hand, in business point of view employees cannotmaintain an effective rapport with each other at the workplace due to the language barrier andpsychological barrier(Betancourt et al., 2016). In this kind of situation, the employees fail toshare their thoughts and ideas towards reaching the business goal due to the lack ofcommunication. Therefore, customers have to wait for long time in receiving services.
3BUSINESS ETHICS IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVEQuestion 2: The reason why Cross Cultural Communication is an ethical issue:In order to run a specific business organizations have to focus on maintaining properethics, values and beliefs. As per the ethical beliefs every employees should get equal priorityand response from an organization(Kawar, 2012). With the progress of globalization, employeesshould be recruited as per skill and competency level rather than focusing on cultural andreligious backgrounds and attitudes. The role of an efficient business manager should befocusing on giving equal value and priority to every single employee at the workplace. Culturalbarrier should not come among the professionals while working together. The author in this veryarticle has stated that communication barrier is one of the most significant reasons due to whichbusiness experts do not want to involve the employees of multi-cultural backgrounds andattitudes(Hurn & Tomalin, 2013). As a result, employees having proper skill and competency donot get the opportunities in being associated with the business organization. Numerous eminentscholars have raised their voice against this kinds of ethical issues related to cross culture.Question 3: Significance of the quote made by author “Recent economic challenges furtherhighlight the need for organizations to develop the internal communication capacitynecessary to control and monitor external threats”The recent economic challenges in the current business market again have highlighted thefact that organizations need to develop the internal communication capacity necessarily tocontrol and monitor external threats.Volet & Ang (2012)opined that customers are not fromspecific cultural backgrounds. Especially while receiving ecommerce services, customers bysitting at different geographical locations can easily use the services. The role of efficientcustomer service providers is to interact with every single customer effectively for fulfilling their
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