Aikido Inspired Approach - solutions emerging through understanding

Country Specific Sample

Pre-departure preparation program - for expatriates and their families


  • Develop cultural self-awareness
  • Identify key differences between the own and the target culture
  • Acquire the skills, tools and knowledge to successfully manage the transition and adaptation process

Program Itinerary and Content:

The Arab / Islamic culture poses a most significant and fascinating challenge for business people and their families relocating to the Middle/Near East. This basic program aims at facilitating the expatriate's adjustment process and providing them with critical 'must know' information along with the cultural orientation tools to maximize the chances of success in their assignment.


This program is held over a 3 day period and is a condensed version of a 8 day program. The 8 day program entails a more detailed approach to the various items of the sections I-III sections and includes more elaborate simulation games, role-plays and individual exploring methods