Indonesia

2015-06-12

About Your Guide

Your guide to Indonesia:
George Whitfield III

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Web site:
[Executive Orientation Services]

About your guide:

Mr. Whitfield is a citizen of the United States of America. He attended university in America and Europe and holds a B.A. in History and a J.D. with a concentration in Transnational Business Transactions and Comparative Legal Systems. Resident in Indonesia since 1988, he is now with Executive Orientation Services of Jakarta which he co-founded.

Mr. Whitfield has an advanced level of Indonesian language ability and knowledge of Indonesian business customs and culture. With over eighteen years of business experience in North America and abroad, his specializations include cross-cultural business management and program coordination. He has extensive experience in conducting training programs in the Republic of Indonesia. He also brings three years experience in staff management and operations in Washington D.C. and two years legal practice in the private sector.

Executive Orientation Services (EOS) is a 100% Indonesian-owned consulting service company, which provides business-based, cross-cultural orientation and training programs and intensive Indonesian and English language instruction.

Indonesia: Appointment Alert! – Part 1
Making appointments

Indonesia: Appointment Alert! – Part 2
Making appointments

Indonesia: Business Dress
Guidelines for business dress

Indonesia: Conversation
Welcome Topics of Conversation

Indonesia: First Name or Title? – Part 1
Addressing others with respect

Indonesia: First Name or Title? – Part 2
Addressing others with respect

Indonesia: Gift Giving – Part 1
Selecting and presenting an appropriate business gift

Indonesia: Gift Giving – Part 2
Gifts to avoid

Indonesia: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 1
What you should know before negotiating

Indonesia: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 2
What you should know before negotiating

Indonesia: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 3
What you should know before negotiating

Indonesia: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 4
What you should know before negotiating

Indonesia: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 1
Entertaining for business success

Indonesia: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 2
Entertaining for business success

Indonesia: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 3
Entertaining for business success

Indonesia: Public Behaviour – Part 1
Acceptable public conduct

Indonesia: Public Behaviour – Part 2
Acceptable public conduct

Useful Web Sites for Indonesia

Consular Information Sheet

Wikipedia: Indonesia

CIA World Factbook: Indonesia

Lonely Planet: Indonesia

About.com: Indonesia for Visitors

Economist Country Briefings: Indonesia

BBC Country Profiles: Indonesia

World Health Organization: Indonesia