Tips to Work Effectively With Americans: Tips from ThinkPalm

Posted On: March 16, 2016

ThinkPalm LogoManoj KP, Director and CEO of ThinkPalm Technologies shares the top ten tips to work successfully with American clients and counterparts. 

10 Tips to Work Effectively with US Americans

  1. Be clear – if you don’t understand, get clarity, summarize and assure you understand. 
  2. Vet all processes upfront  
  3. Don’t make assumptions 
  4. US counterparts expect transparency 
  5. Adapt to the process 
  6. Be ready to justify your position with fact, figures, and business reasons
  7. Know the big picture, not just the details of today (important even for status updating) 
  8. Be able to articulate your accomplishments and positions – not only in the selling process, but also during the engagement. 
  9. Focus on providing value adds and extras, more than what is explicitly asked for. 
  10. Communicate readiness to go to the next step 


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ThinkPalm Technologies, headquartered in Kochi, India, is a Product Engineering Services company focusing on enterprise solutions, business communications solutions and mobility solutions. To learn more about their work, visit the ThinkPalm website-

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