ICCM

Senior Fellow for ICCM: Dr. Adis Vila, JD, MBA

Senior Fellow for ICCM: Dr. Adis Vila, JD, MBA

Newly appointed Senior Fellow for ICCM is Dr. Adis Vila, JD, MBA. After immigrating to the US from Cuba with her mother at the age of 8, Dr. Vila started working at the age of 13. [...]

Spanish Press: Grounded Over Coffee

Spanish Press: Grounded Over Coffee

Leah Wolfeld: M.S. student and ICCM Associate on exchange  at University of Valencia, Spain.  This September I arrived in Valencia, Spain, as an exchange student in the University of Valencia’s Master’s program in Work, Organizational, and [...]

A Typical Day as an Exchange Student at BI School of Business in Oslo, Norway

A Typical Day as an Exchange Student at BI School of Business in Oslo, Norway

Tom Skiba, International I/O Ph.D. Student and ICCM Associate, is spending the fall in Oslo Norway A brisk morning in September walking to School down a quiet street, which could be any street since all the [...]

Professor Jose Maria Peiro Visits Florida Tech to Share Cross Cultural Stress Research

Professor Jose Maria Peiro Visits Florida Tech to Share Cross Cultural Stress Research

Professor Jose Maria Peiro vistited Florida Tech and conducted a workshop on the management of work related stress from a cross cultural perspective.  Dr. Peiró is a Professor of Work and Organizational (W&O) Psychology of the [...]

If you can’t publish it, eat it

If you can’t publish it, eat it

Near the end of a banquet put on by the School of Psychology and Cognitive Sciences, East China Normal University, Shanghai, this desert-like dish was served up for our own Institute for Cross-Cultural Management. The dish [...]

How Do We Measure Cross Cultural Competence?

How Do We Measure Cross Cultural Competence?

The Institute for Cross Cultural Management recently presented a paper at the 2nd annual International Conference on Cross Cultural Decision Making in San Francisco California which discussed this issue.  The research was conducted as part of a [...]

Florida Tech’s Institute for Cross Cultural Management Meets with Global Executives to Address HR Skills Gap

Florida Tech’s Institute for Cross Cultural Management Meets with Global Executives to Address HR Skills Gap

One of our goals for our recent trip to China was to learn about the human resources environment.  We wanted to learn more about the skills gap Chinese companies were experiencing so we could work with our [...]

Florida Tech Faculty Travel to Shanghai to Improve Human Resource Effectiveness between Chinese and American Companies

Florida Tech Faculty Travel to Shanghai to Improve Human Resource Effectiveness between Chinese and American Companies

Faculty members from the College of Psychology and Liberal Arts (CoPLA) and the Institute for Cross Cultural Management (ICCM) traveled to Shanghai China to collaborate with partners on international management research and human resources consulting.  Dr. [...]

ICCM Helps US Air Force Academy Cadets Improve Cross Cultural Competence

ICCM Helps US Air Force Academy Cadets Improve Cross Cultural Competence

Dr. Richard Griffith recently returned from a visit to the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs where he was invited to present on the topic of cross cultural competence.  While visiting the Academy Dr. [...]

Building Cross Cultural Competence and Future Global Leaders at Florida Tech

Building Cross Cultural Competence and Future Global Leaders at Florida Tech

Cross Cultural Competence Workshop Leader Curtis Curry Sixteen students at Florida Tech recently completed a session of Cross Cultural Competence (3C) training conducted by the Institute for Cross Cultural Management.  In addition, the staff of the [...]