Executive Planet Palm OS Edition Version 1.1 Further Breaks Down Cultural Barriers for Business Travelers

Latest version of international etiquette guide for business travelers adds new guides to Thailand, Poland, and Iran and updated content for numerous countries.

Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) May 26, 2005 -- International business deals often fail not so much because of external factors (economics, politics, etc.) but because of a lack of understanding between the two sides about their cultural differences. To help bridge this divide, Executive Planet Inc. (Web site: http://www.executiveplanet.com) is delighted to announce the release of Executive Planet for Palm OS 1.1, the latest version of our international business culture and etiquette guide for Palm Powered handhelds.

Executive Planet for Palm OS provides business travelers with in-depth advice and crucial tips on how to conduct business with foreigners with confidence and avoid cultural misunderstandings. The software consists of 45 country guides, each containing tips and advice on negotiating, entertaining, making appointments, gift-giving, addressing others, public behavior, appropriate/inappropriate conversation topics, and more. The software lets busy professionals prepare for intercultural business meetings and social events from anywhere. Executive Planet for Palm OS is available for $19.95 from http://www.executiveplanet.com/Palm_Application.html. A free trial is also available for download.

Version 1.1 adds new guides to Thailand, Poland, and Iran, as well as updated guides to Austria, India, Indonesia, Israel, Spain, Switzerland, and the U.K.

The software is a mobile version of the popular Executive Planet (Web site: http://www.executiveplanet.com) business culture and etiquette Web site, used by thousands of businesspeople daily. The Executive Planet Web site is an “expert community” with each country’s content developed and maintained by an expert in intercultural business. Visitors to the site can also ask the experts questions on an on-line message board.

The Executive Planet Web site has been featured in TIME Magazine and CNN Headline News, and has garnered a Golden Web Award (http://www.goldenwebawards.com/) and World’s Best Web Site Award (http://www.worldbestwebsites.com/).

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