Intercultural Management Exam

Power distance
the extent to which the less powerful members of organizations and institutions (like the family) accept and expect that power is distributed unequally
individualism vs collectivism
degree to which people in society are integrated into groups
uncertainty avoidance index (UAI)
a society’s tolerance for ambiguity
masculinity vs femininity
masculinity: preference in society for achievement, assertiveness and material rewards for success

femininity: a preference for cooperation modesty, caring about the quality of life

long-term vs short-term orientation
associates the connection of the past with the current and future action/challenges
indulgence vs restraint
essentially a measure of happiness; whether or not simple joys are fulfilled