Class Library Flash Class: Working with International Audiences

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  • Title:Flash Class: Working with International Audiences
  • Category:Planning & Logistics
  • Level:Intermediate
  • Instructor:Faith Moore
  • Length:13 min
  • Posted:2/16/2012
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Just because your attendees are visiting doesn't mean they shouldn't feel at home! In this flash class, filmed live on the tradeshow floor at BizBash Boston, Faith Moore discusses the intricacies of dealing with international audiences including entertainment preferences, mealtime preferences, and the critical thing you must know when dealing with a Saudi or Muslim audience. Faith also discusses the integration of smoking breaks, developing culturally inclusive and immersive program plans, and preparing for every eventuality.

Learning Outcomes

    1. Understand how to learn about the specific needs of your cultural audience
    2. Understand key differentiating factors of different cultural groups
    3. Walk through real programs and recognize what makes them successful and engaging to your audience

Table of Contents

Full Class Video: Working with International Audiences 12:40
Working with International Audiences
Eating, Drinking, and Smoking 3:50
Language, Culture, and Specific Tastes 1:48
Planning Activities and Entertaining 2:45
Program Walkthrough: Working with Saudi and Muslim Groups 3:03
Program Walkthrough: Capture the Flag (of Cyprus) 1:37

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