Competing across borders:
How cultural and communication barriers affect business

Business has never been more international or global than it is now. The rise of emerging markets and the slowdown in developed economies mean more and more companies are stepping out of their core markets to do business in new and often unfamiliar places.
A brand new global research report by the Economist Intelligence Unit, sponsored by EF Education First, delves into the role of communication and collaboration in the international success of companies.
Download the report today to learn the surprising insights uncovered regarding the corporate cost of poor employee language skills; the role of collaboration in driving business growth and the scale of cultural misunderstandings as obstacles to a business’s overseas success.