An Overview of Cultural Intelligence and Its Impact on Entrepreneurship

Shahram Gilaninia, Hamid Reza Alipour, Farhad Soleymani
2013 Oman Chapter of Arabian Journal of Business and Management Review  
Today, organizations are looking for managers who have continually adapt ability with people from different cultures and the ability to manage cross-cultural communication. Today's work environment, has require to individuals be exposed to different cultures and can establish appropriate relation with individuals of other cultures. For this reason, individuals have need to cultural intelligence. Ability of individual for compared with the values, traditions and customs different from what
more » ... ent from what accustomed to it, and working in a different cultural environment is introduced cultural intelligence. Cultural intelligence influences on entrepreneurs features, and based on culture governing on entrepreneurial society will be changing. In cultures that valued for working and wealth entrepreneurship is possible to grow compared with the culture of contentment and frugality.
doi:10.12816/0016429 fatcat:inlbpdpc7ne37dyk5juxcivkna