Cla-1 | Marketing strategy and consumer behavior
1. Being exposed to cultural differences can broaden one’s worldview, developing an appreciation of different cultures and traditions.
2. Greater understanding of diverse groups can lead to more effective communication and collaboration between individuals from different backgrounds.
3. The ability to recognize and respect the values, beliefs, languages, customs, and religions of others is key to building harmonious communities across the globe.
1. Cultural differences can lead to strained relationships if they are not respected or understood properly by those involved in them.
2. Misunderstandings due to language barriers can create tension in a given situation if members do not understand each other’s words or expressions correctly due to unfamiliarity with some aspects of the culture – leading messages being misinterpreted or misconstrued through non-verbal cues and body language as well as verbal ones.
3. Prejudice may arise when someone is judged for having characteristics that differ significantly from their own culture – even if such thoughts are subconsciously held beliefs.