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6 unfamiliar office rules other countries swear by — but Americans just don't understand

From having your company measure your waistline to conducting business in the sauna, these practices are foreign to the American worker.

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[post_ads]Navigating a foreign culture can be difficult, and learning another country's business culture can be even harder. Workplace customs vary wildly from country to country, and what's normal office behavior in one country could be highly unusual somewhere else. That's especially true in the United States, which has its own customs that workers in other countries fiercely resist. Here are some of the international business practices that Americans would find completely out of place. Click through to see them all.



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Career Advice: 6 unfamiliar office rules other countries swear by — but Americans just don't understand
6 unfamiliar office rules other countries swear by — but Americans just don't understand
From having your company measure your waistline to conducting business in the sauna, these practices are foreign to the American worker.
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