How much cultural differences can affect cooperation with remote outsourcing teams? Can effects of those differences ruin such cooperation? How to prevent communication problems?
Definition of culture
How about starting with definition (one of many) which seems to fit best the purpose of this article?
“Culture is a fuzzy set of basic assumptions and values, orientations to life, beliefs, policies, procedures and behavioural conventions that are shared by a group of people, and that influence (but do not determine) each member’s behaviour and his/her interpretations of the ‘meaning’ of other people’s behaviour.”
Spencer-Oatey 2008 
Influence on cooperation
There are two main areas which immediately come to mind in reference to IT teams cooperation. We ...Read more