Skip to content

Share

  • Add this article to your LinkedIn page
  • Add this article to your Twitter feed
  • Add this article to your Facebook page
  • Email this article
  • View or print a PDF of this page
  • Share further
  • Add this article to your Pinterest board
  • Add this article to your Google page
  • Share this article on Reddit
  • Share this article on StumbleUpon
  • Bookmark this page
PA IN THE MEDIA

Global teams try to break communication barriers

PA’s Jennifer Cable, a talent management expert, is quoted in the Financial Times in a special report on global best practice in employment.

The article looks at how technology can improve the collaboration between colleagues who are working in different timezones.

Fluid Talent Management report

Our research reveals the talent management challenges facing today's CEOs and a practical way to overcome them

download key findings

The article explains that while Jennifer was working in China, she had a conversation with colleagues about being a rounded individual. However, she says: “They genuinely thought I was encouraging them to eat more.”

Jennifer goes on to say that when working virtually, the potential for such mix-ups is magnified. “When we communicate, so much is picked up from body language,” she says.


Contact the people and talent team

By using this website, you accept the use of cookies. For more information on how to manage cookies, please read our privacy policy. 

×