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According to the textbook Contemporary Issues in Management and Organisational Behaviour, a "global mind-set" is ranked first on a list of three skills every 21st-century manager needs. What does having a "global mind-set" mean in a business context?

In a business context, a global mindset is the ability to see oneself or one's company within the framework of all nations, traditions, and cultures throughout the world.

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In a business context, a global mindset is the ability to see yourself as a citizen of the world. In doing so, you will view all information, environments, traditions and cultures as equally important, and you will work to adjust to these norms across the international spectrum.

In the international business world, this means you must have the ability to take information from foreign clients and understand how and what they are communicating. You must know their needs and understand how they will...

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