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Pepperdine Graziadio School of Business and Management
Dr. Margaret E. Phillips
Renan Daghistani, Arthur Chivichyan,
Leza Patatanian, Noura Al-Zamil, Tamarra Allen
"Future generations will be living in a world that is very different from that to which we are accustomed. It is essential that we prepare ourselves and our children for that new world."
– Shaikh Zayed
United Arab Emirates
Founded December 2nd, 1971
Six emirates (Abu Dhabi, ‘Ajman, Al Fujairah, Ash Shariqah, Dubayy, and Umm al Qaywayn)
Ras Al Khaimah joined on February 10th, 1972
83,600 sq km
Country comparison – #115
Ranked #112 in population
5,628,805 ( July 2014 est.)
History & Geography
Sacrifice, energy and power
Purity, Openness, Transparency, and Peace
Dignity, authority and elegance
Prosperity, growth and success
GDP (purchasing power parity) - $641.9 billion (2015 est.)
Ranked #33 in the world
3.8% (2015 est.)
Population below poverty line:
7.6% (2014 est.)
Petroleum and petrochemicals, fishing, aluminum, construction materials and textiles.
Economics and Core Industries
Specified powers are delegated to the UAE federal government and other powers reserved to member emirates
Avoided “Arab Spring”
Independent democratic uprisings that spread across the Arab world in 2011. This was a revolutionary wave of demonstrations and protests (both non-violent and violent), riots, and civil wars.
Motivation & Rewards
Training & Development
Getting ready for UAE
Cross-Cultural Training: Doing Business in the UAE.
Courses are a total of two (2) days; will cover all necessary cultural awareness tools to avoid causing unintentional offense or misunderstanding
Business Simulation Training
Learn About Middle Eastern Culture In Dubai: Tour.
Taste the Local Cuisine & dining etiquette.
Traditional emirates breakfast and lunch “ were you can set and have the opportunity to chat with locals”
Eating with the right hand
Eating from the part right front of you
Traditional UAE Food