John Amaechi is a psychologist, New York Times bestselling author and former NBA basketball player. All this united in one person? Yes! and with 6′ 4″ he not only physically stands tall, but also when it comes to his view on sports, business and other international matters.
His 3 tips for becoming more culturally competent are:
- Be mindful towards other cultures
- Approach different cultures with a Benevolent Ignorance
- The previous point combined with an “I would like to get to know you” attitude
Links that are mentioned in this episode:
- Website: http://www.johnamaechi.com/
- Twitter: http://twitter.com/JohnAmaechi
- Website: http://beijinglegacyblog.com/Welcome.html
- Website: http://amaechiperformance.com
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