Working with the United Kingdom

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Target audience

Professionals who work with the United Kingdom


No prerequisite


Significantly increase participants’ effectiveness in their professional relations with people from the United Kingdom

At the end of the training session, participants will have the tools to:

  • Adopt an intercultural approach
  • Understand the context and culture of the United Kingdom
  • Decipher cultural codes and analyse sources of misunderstandings
  • Adapt their communication and work methods
  • Decode decision-making and negotiation processes


Added value

  • Conducted by an expert consultant specialized on the United Kingdom
  • Decoding the Nomad’ Profiler
  • Alternating theory and practical exercises
  • Access to Digital Learning for one year
  • Sharing  best practices
  • Personalized action plan


Adopting an intercultural approach

  • Develop awareness of participant's cultural biases
  • Understand the impact of cultures on behavior
  • Identify and overcome stereotypes

Discovering British cultural codes

Discover the cultural basics of the United Kingdom

  • An island kingdom proud of its identity
  • A class society marked by tradition
  • A thousand-year-old history, a parliamentary monarchy
  • A two-speed education system

Understanding British values

  • Powerful traditions fostering a spirit of openness
  • Respect for rank and order, individualism and freedom
  • Time is money, sport and self-improvement
  • The proponents of personal space

Optimizing your professional action with British people

Communicating with British

  • Diplomatic language, politeness, euphemism, false friends
  • Non-verbal communication, verbal cues and irony: the hidden messages
  • British phlegm and humor

Adapting work methods

  • Dress code, punctuality and formality
  • Make yourself credible: honesty and reliability
  • Fairness and equity: quashing favoritism
  • Joint decisions

Conducting successful meetings and negotiations with British

  • Break the ice to build trust
  • Speak and act like a professional
  • Meet deadlines scrupulously
  • Manage conflict

Adopting best practices

  • Recognize key principles
  • Avoid pitfalls, mistakes and misunderstandings
  • Create a tailor-made action plan

Available Inter-company courses Duration: 7 hours

1 day

* (Technical fees and lunch included)

Intra-company courses Duration: to define
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