Whoever does something with the goal of “standing out” has a goal which is different from the official one: in a few words, he/she is going in another direction. That is highly detrimental to the project; as a consequence, it is detrimental to the project manager’s reputation. If one is really good, he/she will “stand … More Should the Project Manager try to “stand out”?
What should you do? 1) I remind everyone of the common goal; they must reach a goal, therefore they should try to understand each other. One can do whatever he/she wants, he/she will never obtain much unless they understand they need the will to work together without paying attention to cultural details. 2) In general … More Multicultural Teams experiencing Relationship Problems