February 25, 2015

Communicating Ownership and Initiative to Americans

To sound more decisive while speaking to US or Western counterparts, the tone of our voice at the end of the statement matters. If the tone rises, it sounds like a question, while if it drops, it sounds definitive, like a statement. 

To demonstrate this, in the below tutorial, I use a clip from a favorite cartoon Phineas and Ferb to show how tone changes impact the confidence in which others will understand our messages.



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We help build effective, culturally competent global teams with focus on the cultures of the USA and India. Jennifer Kumar, Managing Director, an American citizen, has almost 10 years experience living, studying and working (owning a business) in India. Authentic Journeys Consultancy is registered as a Private Limited in India (Kerala) and an LLC in the USA (Utah). We provide onsite and live-online instructor-led courses, facilitation and corporate coaching.