How to Be Safe, Savvy, and Secure AbroadBook - 2008
In an age when an international voyage is as easy as it is unsettling, people need a variety of skills to cope with the unknown. Simple country information is not enough. You need cultural competence as well as a clear understanding of your tolerance for risk. With a solid understanding of your strengths and vulnerabilities you can explore strategies for minimizing risk and maximizing the gain in your travels. This book is about much more than security--it combines insight and practical advice to help travelers develop the right attitude, the right training, and the right approach for a successful journey. Used by individuals and organizations around the globe, the Travel Wise Model can guide your decision-making. Whether you are in corporate security, international HR, business planning for a corporation or running a study abroad program, Leki's seasoned advice will work for you.--From publisher description.
Publisher: Boston, MA : Intercultural Press, 2008.
Characteristics: xx, 218 p. :,ill. ;,23 cm.