A Sample of Some of Our Current Clients
I understand better the needs and wants from generation to generation, and why they desire it. Not only at the working place but also our personal lives, it helps to close the gap between generations. It was a GREAT talk.
“After this course, I get more confident and am able to do presentations for everyone.”
“Fantastic and valuable course. Thank you Steve!”
Learning more about other cultures helps me to understand their basic behaviour and culture, and makes it easier to communicate with expat teachers.
“I have lived for 25 years in Japan. Many of the things we heard about today apply also to life there too. Extremely informative and very helpful.”
“As a teacher who has taught on the International circuit for some time I can honestly say that Culture Boleh training was outstanding, it gave me a real insight into what makes Malaysia tick.”
“The training has allowed me to connect with my local colleagues on a far more personal level, which is great!”
I am very happy to attend the course because it gives me good knowledge and helps me understand more about my leadership role. Very good course
“I think irrespective of if or not you or your organization is facing issues regarding cross-culture, this training is/could be beneficial to every individual living and working in a cross-culture environment. The trainer was very knowledgeable and explained everything really easily. That was amazing.”
“It was a good talk which enables us to further understand the expectations of millennials and think about how we can adapt our leadership method to lead, retain and grow them.”
Before attending the course, I feel incompetent in writing formal emails especially to the senior management level. However, after the course I feel more confident as I learned better ways on how to write an email in short, simple and clear message. I would highly recommend newcomers to attend this course as it is really helpful to our daily work.Thanks.
The trainers were very good, knowledgeable and informative. I would 100% recommend the training to anyone.
Great training in understanding different cultures when working with expats. Definitely will clear all the barriers that we faced before.
“Steve is a great trainer who manages to break the language/cultural barrier of his audience right from the get go. His contents were excellent and addressed all grey areas for presenters alike.”
“Interactive session throughout the training and definitely can relate some of the presentation and conference calls tricks to real work life scenarios. Simply enjoyed it.”
Interactive training sessions were well established and the examples used were realistic and practical.
“Lively, entertaining and above all informative.”
“This training has been most engaging in that it has helped me understand both the cultures. Will definitely use some strategies to help bridge gaps and make my working environment more efficient in a harmonious way.”
Before attending the course, I always have concern when it comes to email writing as I’m facing difficulty to convey a clear message in the email. However, this is no longer a concern as I learned a lot on grammar fundamentals which will help me to convey messages in a short and simple but clear way!
“This course benefits me when I am developing proposal or event pitch to the agency.I learned how to improve my presentation skills and how do an effective presentation slide.”
“Steve was very informative. It was useful to get insight into how Malaysians view some of our cultural norms.”
“I learned power point presentations skills in this course The trainer are very knowledgeable and friendly.”
“The speaker is GREAT! We love how he conducted the training! He makes the subject/topic of the training lively, interesting, exciting & FUN!
“An excellent introduction to Bahasa Melayu conducted by a terrific (and patient) teacher in Hareen. Sangat bagus dan kamu hebat Hareen!”
“A must take seminar for those moving from other cultures. Clear and easy to understand information that should make working here more enjoyable.”
“The course was useful for me as it targeted specifically what I needed. There are not many training out there aiming to solve this issue from this perspective. In my opinion, the training was designed with an “honest and eye opening” approach, which was some how unexpected, but I greatly appreciate it. This training will be very helpful for me, in the sense that it forced me to acknowledge certain weaknesses I didn’t know I had.”
“Steve was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic with regards to Malaysia and I leave with the desire to try using some of the language.”
“I learned planning and organizational skills. The trainer is engaging.”
“After 9 years of being here and not knowing the language, the course with Culture Boleh has transformed my daily interactions, engaging me just as if I just arrived – I’m having so much fun and receiving fabulous responses from everyone I meet! Thank you!”
I have been using the knowledge gained to communicate with Malaysians not familiar with English – mainly outside office.
“In one of the topic of Malaysian Millennials Work Values, out of the 6 values that the millennials are chasing for, I encounter 2 of the values being ask by the new millennial recruits that I recently interviewed. Should I have known or rather understand millennials better, I would be more prepared. The presenter has a sound knowledge and the materials are good for future reference.”
“Very useful insight in not only ways of doing business in Malaysia but also all the little things you need to be aware of in daily life in Malaysia. Very Good!”
“The training was highly relevant, well delivered and thought provoking. Very useful!”
“I learnt more about living and working in Malaysia in the three hours with Steve than I have living here for four years!”
Before attending the course, I feel ‘unskilled’ in writing business emails. But, during the course I gained skills and knowledge on how to write effective emails in different approaches when dealing with different audiences. At present, I feel myself can write better and more effective business email after the course. It was an excellent training with a great trainer! Steve really very competent in this topic and he delivers the points very well to the participants. Everyone should come for this course!
“A great introduction to living, working, traveling and eating in Malaysia. I feel more comfortable about my interactions with locals.”
“I will apply what I have learned in this training to my daily work. Steve is a good trainer and very knowledgeable.”
“The training was very inspirational, energizing and bringing a lot of knowledge. This is excellent – please keep it up!”
Before attending the course, I always feel hesitant when I have to write business emails and letters. But after the course, I have more confidence in writing emails and different kinds of letters because I learned a lot of business writing fundamentals which really helps my work. This is a great Business Writing course for IT Engineers. Steve is a such a good trainer and I particularly like the topic related to 4 points plan to business communication.
“A very useful guide to Malaysian culture, especially for those who have just arrived and are about to embark on a whole new life!”
“Steve was a really informative, enthusiastic and fun teacher. I learnt a lot in 3 hours about Malaysia.”
“Signing up with Culture Boleh is probably the best decision I’ve made during my 9 years in Malaysia. Practising my new found language skills in my daily interactions is causing awesome reactions and responses; everyone I interact with gets so excited and can’t stop talking with me! I love it!”
A more relevant training than many of the generic training courses.
“This training was full of knowledge and enjoyable. Steve knows how to treat the participants and prevent us from getting bored in the training. Thank you Steve!”
“I can’t thank you more for everything you had taught us during that two days workshop! I just changed a new boss 3 months ago within the same team. He is from New Zealand and has totally different style with my ex-boss who is from India. And guess what, I feel that I can adapt to this new change more easily and quicker if compared to my other team members. They are still struggling with working with this new boss as he is very straight forward and totally task oriented. But I don’t see any difficulty after understanding his different background and culture. All the knowledge you shared is totally applicable in real life!”
“It’s a very useful training. I was just promoted as a Team Leader last month and leadership is very new to me. I have not taken any leadership role in the workplace before (this is my first job, by the way). This course really helps me in this new role and learn what style is more effective to lead a team. Keep it up!”
“A must do course to prepare your people for today’s global business environment.”
“First class stuff, just wish we had more time with Steve, the trainer.”
“Fun and knowledgeable training, helped me to realize my grammar mistakes in Business Writing and I can improve after attending this training. Overall, good job Steve! Good job Culture Boleh!”
“As a result of the training, we shaved around 6 months off our intended coaching schedule, in so far as we have catapulted team understanding of great customer service from an Australian perspective. 100% of the team said they would recommend this course to a colleague.”
“A thorough overview of many aspects of Malaysian culture, delivered with enthusiasm and excellent knowledge. Thank you!”
“If you want to be an effective leader, be in this training!”
“I enjoyed how you challenged the audience – especially the western members of the audience – to question our perceptions of and interactions with (Asian) cultures.”
“An excellent introduction to Malaysian culture that will prove very useful in the coming weeks, months and years.”
“Fabulous training which really opened my eyes to working in Malaysia and how to be successful. Thank you!”
“An excellent and informative introduction to life in Malaysia.”
“Steve did a good job in differentiating the millennials in Malaysia with other countries, with supporting statistics and personal experiences.”
The tea talk provided insight into what millennials are looking for in the workplace and tips on engaging this growing workforce.
“Steve Muhs is an excellent presenter. His knowledge of Malaysian culture and way of life is simply amazing. His presentation is often accompanied by humour anecdotes in the Malaysian accent.”