What’s in the Russian Culture

Russian Culture

Russian Culture

In corporate, punctuality is very important. If you are organizing a business meeting, keep to the time and start on time. You might get a usual ‘NO’ as an answer, it is part of their lack of incentives to perform and being pleasant under the communism in the past. They take the ceremony of presenting and exchanging of the business cards important. On the business cards, be sure to have your title stated clearly and the academic degree printed. Including the seating arrangements, country representatives make distinction by taking one side of the table while their guests on the other side. Details, preparation and factual information are expected for any presentations. Negotiating with Russians require lots of patience in particular to business dealings. Technical negotiations are usually direct and clear. Should you be having some demands, you need to explain your rationale clearly particularly those reasons you have behind. Never conduct business over the telephone with the Russians. Just like any other places, personal relationships is critical in doing business as well. It might be longer in time to negotiate in business, so you have to prepare and plan for long term instead of making short term plans. Eventually, the signing of the contract would mean a the agreement is concluded, otherwise, nothing is considered final.

Gift Giving

Consider bring a small gift, by the value, make sure it corresponds to the person you will be meeting. Things which you deemed will be easy to purchase in their country is best avoided. You need to bring a little token for the hostess incase of being invited to a Russian home, if you know they have a child or children, you should bring a small gift as this will be pretty much appreciated.

Russian Topics from art, literature, dance and music

Russian Dance

Russian Dance

Their people takes pride when there is a chance to talk about the Russian art forms. Whether it is about literature, music, art or history. The Russian language if you could learn a little before you get there will have a great value. As it will help you to win some friends or even create a good connection for your company. Even a few phrases helps you to present well for your country. Their appreciation of your attempt is more when you made the effort to try. Do not use the word ‘Comrade’ when with the Russians.

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