Cultural Intelligence (CQ)

Are you ready for Global Success?

Or are you ….

hindered by cross-cultural misunderstandings?

challenged by multi-cultural leadership problems in your organization?

having trouble successfully relocating expat executives?

You are not alone!

70% of international ventures fail due to cultural misunderstandings.

90% of leading executives from 68 countries named multi-cultural leadership as their top management challenge.

$700,000 is the average first year expense of relacoting an expat, many of whom fail.

But what is the solution?

Cultural Intelligence or CQ

Cultural Intelligence

Success in today’s globalized economy requires cultural awareness and an ability to adapt to different cultures. This kind of awareness and capability can be measured and evaluated. It’s quantified as your cultural intelligence (CQ).

Function Effectively Anywhere

What is CQ? It is the capability to function effectively in a variety of national, ethnic, and organizational cultures. Although similar to IQ and EQ, CQ is unique because it focuses specifically upon the skills and capabilities needed to succeed internationally and in multicultural domestic contexts.

The No. 1 Predictor for Success

Cultural Intelligence (CQ ) is now the No. 1 predictor for success in the borderless world. Individuals and Organizations that assess and develop CQ are experiencing many important outcomes, like more effective cross-cultural adjustment, enhanced job performance, improved personal well-being, and profitability

Who’s using Cultural Intelligence?

Coca Cola and IATA use Cultural Intelligence CQOrganizations like Coca-Cola and IATA have integrated cultural intelligence as a key part of driving new business initiatives.

Google uses Cultural Intelligence CQGoogle utilizes cultural intelligence to assess and train recruiters to find high-achieving individuals across the world.

Bank of America uses Cultural Intelligence CQBank of America used cultural intelligence to improve the merger with Merrill Lynch.

Other companies and institutions use cultural intelligence to

  • improve the effective completion of global projects
  • leverage the potential of cultural diversity
  • drive sales and service
  • prepare executives for overseas assignments
  • overcome fatigue and burnout
  • expand into new markets

Companies that use Cultural Intelligence

Companies that use Cultural Intelligence

Get in Touch Today!

Havard Lillethun is an Advanced CQ Certified Facilitator by the Cultural Intelligence Center, LLC* and a Certified Coach, Teacher and Speaker with the John Maxwell Team**

Contact Havard today to learn how you and your organization can overcome cross-cultural difficulties and operate more effectively in our global world by developing leadership skills and growing in Cultural Intelligence.

Havard Lillethun Advanced CQ Certified Facilitatotr

*Havard Lillethun is one of 100 Advanced (Level 2) CQ Certified Facilitators worldwide.
**John Maxwell Team website: http://www.johnmaxwellgroup.com/havardlillethun