July 26, 2015

Preparing Offshore & India Based Teams to Work with US Americans

Authentic Journeys provides cross cultural business training for: 

  • Indians in India working Offshore with Onsite US Clients, Stakeholders, and Colleagues
  • Indians and other foreign professionals working or studying in the US 
  • Expats on international assignment across the US 
  • International students starting their career in the USA 
  • Americans working and living in India
  • Americans working with offshore Indian development teams 
  • Americans and Indians working in a diverse, cross-cultural environment 

Expat to the US Program

Training programs are conducted:

Locations in India: 
Note: As of July 2018, programs to India based teams can be delivered online with a facilitator. Facilitators live predominately in the U.S.

  • Bangalore 
  • Chennai (Madras) 
  • Hyderabad 
  • Kochi (Ernakulam) 
  • Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram)
  • Others 

Office building in a Tech Park in Kerala, India

Locations in the US: 
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Boise, Idaho
  • Wyoming
  • Virtual, Online reaching anywhere in the world! 

How can I save money to train my India based team on US culture sensitivity? 
Your India team working from India or planning to come on site from India can be trained in their office,  virtually at a substantial savings when engaging Authentic Journeys. We can provide tailored programs to suit the needs of your India based employees. Programs available for predeparture, in country or repatriation.

How can we hire a trainer knowledgeable in the ground realities of working in India to help our US based staff understand India from an American perspective? 
Jennifer Kumar, an American citizen has experience in the current realities your offshore team faces. She has worked with over 25 Indian companies (from small start ups to MNCs), in most major Indian cities. We can work together to help your US counterparts bridge the culture gap. 

How can we prepare our Indian development team to be inclusive in our multicultural team in the US? 
Authentic Journeys provides diversity and sensitivity training programs to prepare your offshore team for onsite integration. We will work together to tailor a program for your company's needs. 

Can you train our Indian development team once they come to the US? 
Yes. Contact us to answer your training needs today!

Jennifer Kumar is a freelance, corporate trainer who works with professionals in Kerala, India to improve client facing communication and leadership skills with customers and clients in the USA. Check out a portfolio of our client projects, or get in touch today

Authentic Journeys: Bridging Culture on Virtual Teams

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 (Salt Lake City, Utah). We provide onsite and live-online instructor-led courses, facilitation and corporate coaching.