52 Proven Strategies That Will Position You to Excel as an Immigrant # 11 Learn About Other Cultures
“To the weak, I became as weak, that I might win the weak. I have become all things to all men, that I might, by all means, save some.” ―I Corinthians 9:22
This chapter’s emphasis is on the importance of getting out of your comfort zone and learning new cultures and increasing your cultural intelligence quotient (QC).
The future belongs to those who develop a high QC. Air travel has brought the world closer than anything else, and people who were isolated in the past are increasingly interacting with others. This presents some challenges, and those who will thrive in such multicultural and multi-ethnic environments are those with a high QC.
The United States of America and many other metropolitan and cosmopolitan cities across the world are becoming more and more multinational and multi-ethnically mixed. Therefore, there is a great need to develop the skills necessary to excel in such an environment. It will take some concerted effort and intentionality on your part to increase your QC. This will not come naturally, and you will have to push yourself to grow in this area. Order your resources: