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From Small Talk to Medium Talk

You don’t have to elicit life stories or provoke intense debates on politics and religion with every chat. It’s not an interrogation. There’s a middle …

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How to Master Cross-Cultural Interactions

While the art of respectful, productive cross-cultural interaction can be learned, it’s impossible to distill every culture into a few hard and fast rules. In …

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God Jul: Adding Norwegian Traditions to Your Holiday Celebrations

Decorating Together Traditionally, Norwegians decorate their homes later than you might expect. In Europe and North America, it’s not unusual to see decorated Christmas trees …

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