Acculturation Monitor

 

 

Getting in touch with the locale Seeking help in case of problems Dealing with people who are higher in rank Apologising Asking a manager for a favour

Attending religious/ (church/

temple/

mosque))

Eating with the locals Eating ‘weird’food’ Trying to understand the local humor Reading local papers and magazines
Dealing with bureaucracy Conversing about life-issues, philosophy Dealing with compliments, flirtations Attending cultural activities (festivals/weddings) Entering a crowded room filled with strangers
Meeting local peers Shopping Using public transport Going out Dealing with being stared at