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An employer of a particular type of job, like restaurant work, in one culture will not necessarily have the same expectations of staff has an employer of the same job ion another culture. This leads to different ways that people are treated, including how easy it is for them to get time off work.

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Listen to Richard Cook. What are the reasons that Richard Cook suggests Adam was able to get time off work in Britain more easily than in Poland?

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PART 1: INTRODUCTION
PART 2: CHRIS'S EXPERIENCE
PART 3: MARALDE'S EXPERIENCE
PART 4: ADAM'S EXPERIENCE
PART 5: FEDERICO'S EXPERIENCE
PART 6: RICHARD'S TIP & USEFUL LINKS
PART 7: USEFUL VOCABULARY AND PHRASES
Link to the general unit
Link to the unit on language
Link to the unit on body language
Link to the unit on time
Link to the unit on status
Link to the unit on relationships
Link to Federico's page
Link to Adam's page
Link to Maralde's page
Link to Chris's page
Link to Andre's page
Link to Richard, the cross-cultural expert's page
Link to the sitemap
FEDERICO
FEDERICO
ADAM
ADAM
MARALDE
MARALDE
CHRIS
CHRIS
ANDRE
ANDRE
RICHARD COOK,
EXPERT
RICHARD COOK,
EXPERT