Certification in Intercultural Management Helsinki

  • Date: March 9-12 2020
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Price: 6000€ 
  • Location: Helsinki, Finland
  • Pre-course work has now started.

Our exclusively offered certification courses have the endorsement of Professor Emeritus, Geert HofstedeOur main goal is to offer high-quality education in the field of culture and management based on a fusion of academic research and practical experience.

The Accredited Practitioner course is targeted at management consultants and trainers interested in using our know-how in the field of culture and management.

During the 4-day face-to-face training course, participants will:

  • Enhance their knowledge of the Hofstede Model of National Cultures
  • Understand the correlations between the 6 dimensions of the Hofstede Model
  • Develop proficiency in the use of the Hofstede Model of National Cultures as a tool of cultural awareness
  • Formulate guidelines to disseminate and discuss the Hofstede Model
  • Develop and build the skills required to deliver and implement effective intercultural management training

⇒ Please note that you can only participate if and when you also want to become a member of the Hofstede Insights Network, for which you need to fill the following requirements and apply by sending a CV and motivation via the form below or to our email: info@hofstede-insights.com.

Participants are required to read the following book before the course: Hofstede, G., Hofstede G. J., & Minkov, M. (2010). Cultures and organizations: Software of the mind. Revised and Expanded 3rd Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill.  For organisations, we offer a modified attendance to this course, aimed at enabling corporate HR trainers to use our materials for internal capability development. Please contact us for further information.

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A 4-day intensive course by lead by the most senior and experienced members of Hofstede Insights. 

  • Gain deep insight into the 6-D Model© of Hofstede
  • Navigate the topic of culture and management, based on combinations of the 6 dimensions both on a theoretical and practical level
  • Access to all our materials, such as case studies, exercises, presentations, background information and PR materials
  • Option to work under the strong brand of Hofstede Insights, to use our references and to get assignments from our headquarters
  • Access a platform to exchange and interact with experienced intercultural and management colleagues
  • Opportunity to further develop mutual understanding and respect among people from different cultural backgrounds
  • Invitation to our annual conferences, focused on the exchange of information among colleagues and sharing the latest cultural insights
  • Receive a certification to show that you are sufficiently knowledgeable and able to service your clients as a lecturer, trainer, and consultant based on Hofstede’s 6-D Model© and its applications
  • New research developments which are based on the research of Hofstede 

What you receive:

  • A 4-day intensive course
  • Opportunity to participate in courses conducted by our trainers for their clients
  • Course binder with reading materials, case studies and exercises
  • Access to our intranet, which contains a wealth of information
  • Course facilities, lunches, refreshments and two dinners
  • First-year membership fee of Hofstede Insights, including access to the yearly conference on intercultural management
  • In addition to the course fee, you will need to agree to our license terms

Only a very select group of people can participate in this course, which only takes place twice a year. The demand for this course is very high and places are limited. If you would like to move forward with your certification, send us your CV and a letter of motivation at info@hofstede-insights.com. 

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Start date: March 09, 2020

End date: March 12, 2020

Start time: 09:00 a.m.

End time: 05:00 p.m.

Venue: Helsinki, Finland

Email: info@hofstede-insights.com