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Cultures and Organizations: Software of the Mind, Third EditionThe revolutionary study of how the place where we grew up shapes the way we think, feel, and act - with new dimensions and perspectives. 

Exploring Culture: Exercises, Stories and Synthetic Cultures. A guidebook book to Hofstede's five dimensions of culture and derivative synthetic cultures. It provides more than 75 exercises, dialogues, stories and simulations for trainers, educators, and students.

Riding the Waves of Culture: Understanding Diversity in Global Business. Since its original publication, Riding the Waves of Culture has been considered the definitive guide to one of the 21st century’s most pressing management concerns—effectively leading people and organizations in an increasingly global business environment.

Beyond Culture. Edward T. Hall opens up new dimensions of  understanding and perception of human experience by  helping us rethink our values in constructive ways.

Intercultural Readiness. Drawing on research from over 30,000 individuals from all over the world, Intercultural Readiness presents a model for assessing the four key competencies that employees must develop in order to work effectively across different cultures.

Going Glocal: Cultural Dimensions in Malaysian Management by Asma Abdullah.

Understanding the Malaysian Workforce edited by Asma Abdullah and Aric Lim.

Understanding Multicultural Malaysia: Delights, Puzzles and Irritations, co-edited by Asma Abdullah and Paul Pedersen  

Becoming a Conflict Competent Leader: How You and Your Organization Can Manage Conflict Effectively by Craig Runde.

Mindfulness for beginners by Jon Kabat-Zinn. The teacher, scientist, and clinician who first demonstrated the benefits of mindfulness within mainstream Western medicine offers a book that you can use in many ways.

The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle. The author awakens readers to their role as a creator of pain and shows them how to have a pain-free identity by living fully in the present.