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Malaysia Cultural Awareness Training

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Our tailored webinars are perfect for anyone looking for hands-on training and expert advice on doing business with Malaysians.

We equip teams with the cultural shortcuts and practical skills needed to navigate Malaysian business culture with confidence.

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Let's Start on Your Webinar!

If you would like us to start developing a webinar for you or your team, simply contact us to discuss your needs in more detail, or use the form below.



What are the Benefits of Cultural Awareness Training?

We raise awareness of Malaysian culture and how this translates into expectations and practices around work and doing business.

Our guidance will help professionals:

  • Anticipate common cultural challenges
  • Reduce wasted time and errors
  • Present themselves positively
  • Communicate clearly and effectively
  • Feel secure when working in cross cultural situations

What Topics are Covered in a Malaysia Cultural Awareness Webinar?

The contents of any of our webinars are customized according to the needs of the learners and the organisation.

Our experts carry out a needs’ analysis prior to the webinar, ensuring its contents, style and delivery are in line with expectations and requirements.

Here are some examples of popular topics we frequently cover in webinars on Malaysia.


1. Understanding Malaysia
2. The Communication Style
3. Working with the Culture
4. Working Virtually with Malaysian Teams
5. Making a Good Impression
Core Learning
The Malaysian world view
Diversity and identity
Religion, value systems, attitudes and beliefs
The Malaysian approach to communication
Common communication challenges for foreigners
Strategies for effective communication
Building trusting, productive relationships with counterparts
Strategies to navigate important business processes such as negotiations, sales, presentations and meetings etc.
Tips on how to enhance collaboration
Strategies to ensure effective virtual communication
Dos and don’ts when working virtually
Key tips for e-mail, telephone and teleconferences
Cultural no-nos, taboos and etiquette
Hierarchy and formalities
Relationship building and hospitality


FAQs - Online Cultural Training Webinars 

Below, we’ve added some answers to frequently asked questions regarding our Malaysia cultural awareness webinars.


Who are the webinars for?

Literally anyone who works with Malaysians in any capacity. They may have Malaysian colleagues, customers or clients (or all!)

The webinars are ideal for organisations and teams that have interests in Malaysia or work remotely with Malaysian counterparts.


How many people can we have on our webinar?

It’s up to you. We have delivered to hundreds before but obviously this would be more of a presentation as opposed to an intimate coaching session.

Let us know what you need and we can talk through options.


Can we record the webinar?

If you host the webinar, then of course! When we host it, you have the option to record, or not. We will send you a MP4 file for you to keep and use in the future!

We can even go one step further and incorporate the webinar file onto an eLearning course for you with additional content, quizzes and/or case studies. Learn more about our Custom eLearning Courses.


What can you teach us about Malaysian culture?

Our experts can pretty much focus on whatever aspects of Malaysian culture that you like, whether these are about business, society and sectors or about communication, negotiation and management.


Who are your experts?

Our training webinars are designed, developed and delivered by experts with a thorough knowledge of Malaysia and its business culture.

This is a mix of personal and professional experience of the country as well as academic experience in intercultural competence and delivering training courses.


Do you cover any other countries?

Indeed, we can cover most countries in the world but our main areas of focus are:

Middle East
Saudi Arabia
South Korea

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