“Were you expecting me to jump in?” he asked, a look of genuine surprise on his face.
Silence really can be golden. Here's my HBR blog on Knowing When to Shut Up, a vital cultural skill! http://t.co/bLbXLohy98— Erin Meyer (@ErinMeyerINSEAD) April 2, 2014
Erin Meyer is an affiliate professor of organizational behavior specializing in cross-cultural management at INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France, where she is the program director for two INSEAD executive education programs: Managing Global Virtual Teams and Management Skills for International Business.
She is the author of The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business (PublicAffairs, due June 2014).
“I highly recommend this book to both the professional and leisure reader. Erin has shown to be one of the main representatives of the next generation scholars who combine deep conceptual models with very practical applications. A must-read!”—Fons Trompenaars, Author of Riding the Waves of Culture