“A Clash of Cultures” – A Video Story

Know who you’re talking to!

This is a sequel to the video story, “A Gift of Gift,” that told the story of some advice that I received from a prominent New York attorney as I launched my first international law practice many years ago.

My new partner and I met with him shortly before launching out on an international promotional tour to promote our new firm. One particular experience in London prompted me to tell this story…

How humor crosses cultural lines…

Telling this this story also reminded me of two other stories about experiences that occurred some time later that showed the importance of humor and how humor crosses cultural lines.

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“The Gift of a Gift” – A Video Story About Networking

Some profound advice…

Once upon a time, many years ago—when I was much younger and, believe it or not, far better looking than I am now, I was offered some advice from a very fancy New York attorney. He told me the advice he would be offering me would be the best networking advice I’d ever received. “Yeah,” I thought…

It turned out that his advice was indeed terrific. And, remarkably, it was advice that, more than 30 years later, has really stood the test of time.

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