Someone can also gain a surprising amount of power, because it is almost a given fact that the person with the international knowledge will get first selection on the most important and interesting jobs. There are several global skills that one must know and need. The first one is educating and influencing line managers on global human resources policies and practices. Another is when global leadership properly manages reputational capital, exhibiting focus, time, and commitment to corporate and industry reputation enhancement. The ability to focus attention on key aspects that affect reputation is a remarkable characteristic... ... middle of paper ... ...ls and destroys cohesion.
English is an international language of communication (Nunan, 2003). So that English is a necessary basic skill for human. For instance, we meet lots of people who came from different countries in our daily life. Since our mother language is different, we can use English to be a lingua franca to communicate with them and try to understand their culture easily. Also English is the language that consociate the whole World (Pike, 2013).
The modern age has transformed these categories and as a result, English has gained importance through necessity rather than by brute force. The lasting and dominant power of English continues to be influenced by political factors, technological advances, and the globalization of the economy and business, as well as the geographical placement of major English speaking countries (Sasaki, Suzuki, and Yoneda 382-383). “After Babel: A New Common Tongue” reports that “most international European companies…tend to use English as their…working language regardless of their base”. These competitive and modern factors have given English the upper hand against other common international languages, such as French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, and Arabic. According to Ethnologue, there are 180 million native speakers of English and an impressive 360 million non-native speakers as of 2006, a 1:3 ratio (Sasaki et al.
On the one hand, one of the negative effects that I fin... ... middle of paper ... ...foreign language. Nowadays, young people find career opportunities abroad with the huge help of English which allows people to expand their wishes and dreams, to think outside the box and go for something different somewhere else, somewhere far away if you want to. Even though there are advantages as well as disadvantages, the need for international language for communication, politics, economics and security is necessary and English is the best “language candidate” for that function. English is a language spread all over the world and it is used by millions and millions of speakers. According to my opinion, people should use English as a tool to communicate with all cultures but every country must keep their culture and language is a great part of it.
It is widely known that English is the dominant language in business, tourism and science. That is why, as a lingua franca, knowing the language has become fundamental to enter the job market and to succeed in business and education. It is also evident that, for an effective communication among people from different countries, the English language is the best option. But this is just one aspect related to the many reasons that adults have to learn English in this society. Among the most influential factors of external motivation bosses and teachers should be mentioned, and they are both related.
With the rapid growth in globalization there are a number of firms who have taken their businesses abroad. Their challenge, cross cultural management and communication. An effective communication strategy begins first with understanding who the sender of the message is and who the receiver of the message is. Many companies have realized this and offer training in the different cultures to help better facilitate communication between leaders (Cross-Cultural Communication, mindtools.com). Without this basic understand between sender and receiver it can be very difficult for companies of multicultural to even begin to communicate.
I. Introduction Today English is the most popular international language in the world. Many countries chose English as a second language; and Vietnam is one of them. After Vietnam was approved as a World Trade Organization member since 2006, writing and speaking English are required skills to access higher education or to find a job. Many foreign companies have invested in our country.
1. Introduction Under the increasing globalization, organizations have to deal with new challenges in order to maintain sustainable competitive and become accustomed to the changing global market. The developing globalization has promoted companies establish their organizations across different countries and expanded new business in multicultural environment. Culture seems to be a key factor of the relationship, interaction and communication between people from different countries when companies become multinational. Expatriation is regarded as an important part of international human resource management (IHRM) in multinational companies (MNCs).
Once English language was considered to be the language of imperialism, but now it can no longer be the language of elect society. Now it is the most viable and accessible language of every man in this planet. English occupies an important position in India as a second Language by winning a position of associate status and as an official Language for International, national, administrative, political, social, legal, academic commercial and scientific communication. English came to be the language of the legal system, higher education. It is also mainly used for diplomatic communication and for tourism around the world.
English is an international language that is used by the majority countries in communication, business, education, diplomacy, technology, and international organizations. Many countries agree to use English as a global language (Graddol 2006:87). Speakers who are using English more other languages to be the center of communication around the world. The globalization of English influences Thai education; consequently, Thai speakers cannot deny all significant trends around the country. However, we must survive in the competition with others, English language is thus necessary in education.