Developing CQ® Virtual Workshop

The Cultural Intelligence Center

Event Overview

  • Format Virtual
  • Duration 4 hours
  • Price $395 USD

Our Developing Cultural Intelligence (CQ) virtual workshop goes beyond cultural awareness to the next level by utilizing peer-reviewed research and recognized methods to build an individual’s cultural intelligence. This leads to more effective cross-cultural connections and improved personal and professional relationships.

The workshop is for individuals and organizations seeking proven strategies for optimizing their position as global citizens. This blended-learning program will benefit anyone who interacts with different cultures, whether multinational, generational, ethnic or even organizational cultures within a workplace.

Course participants will learn about their own level of cultural intelligence and the four capabilities of CQ: CQ Drive, CQ Knowledge, CQ Action, and CQ Strategy.

Workshop Objectives 

This program will introduce participants to cultural intelligence and equip them with strategies for
applying it to any multicultural context. The overall objective is to improve intercultural performance.

Workshop Learning Outcomes 

  • Self-awareness of how culture influences your interactions with others
  • Understanding how to develop and apply CQ in yourself and others
  • Effectiveness working with multicultural colleagues and customers

You Will Receive

  • CQ Starter introduction video
  • What’s Your CQ? participant guide
  • CQ Pro Assessment & Feedback Report: View Sample Report
  • Applying CQ: Using CQ in Everyday Life e-learning
  • Digital copy of Expand Your Borders, written by Dr. David Livermore
  • Certificate of Completion that can be shared and added to your social media accounts
  • Digital Badge to validate your accomplishments. Showcase your digital badge on your email, resume, and social media accounts!

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If you have questions about the workshop, we recommend that you reach out to our Director of Public Programs, Jennifer Benbow.

You can email Jennifer directly to discuss how we can best help you meet your goals and whether this workshop is the best option for you. Contact Jennifer directly by clicking on the button below! You can also reach her at



The Cultural Intelligence Center is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®.

Additional Information

Available Dates & Locations

Date Location Venue

27 Oct 2022

Thursday, October 27, 2022, 10 am – 2 pm EDT | 14:00 – 18:00 GMT

14 Dec 2022

Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 5 pm – 9 pm EST | 22:00 – 2:00 GMT

Schedule & Objectives

Workshop Agenda & Objectives 

Culture Matters

  • Become familiar with facilitator, co-participants, and purpose of the workshop
  • Recognize the relevance of cultural intelligence
  • Be able to define “culture”

Mapping Cultural Diversity

  • Understand ten cultural value dimensions
  • Identify behaviors typically associated with each cultural value preference
  • Develop awareness of the cultural value preferences of self and others

What’s Your CQ? Overview

  • Develop an understanding of cultural intelligence
  • Recognize the importance of cultural intelligence as a key capability for intercultural

What’s Your CQ Drive?

  • Understand the importance of CQ Drive for intercultural effectiveness
  • Reflect on CQ Drive scores and learn strategies for improvement
  • Know how to apply CQ Drive

What’s Your CQ Knowledge?

  • Understand the importance of CQ Knowledge for intercultural effectiveness
  • Reflect on CQ Knowledge scores and learn strategies for improvement
  • Know how to apply CQ Knowledge

What’s Your CQ Strategy?

  • Understand the importance of CQ Strategy for intercultural effectiveness
  • Reflect on CQ Strategy scores and strategies for improvement
  • Know how to apply CQ Strategy

 What’s Your CQ Action?

  • Understand the importance of CQ Action for intercultural effectiveness
  • Reflect on CQ Action scores and strategies for improvement
  • Know how to apply CQ Action

Case Study

  • Apply knowledge about cultural values and CQ to a specific case study
  • Understand leading practices for effective, diverse teams

CQ Action Plan

  • Create an action plan for improving and applying CQ
  • Be motivated to develop CQ in self and others


Fees & Cancellation Policy

Full payment is due upon registration or within 7 days of receiving an invoice for the workshop and is non-refundable.

We reserve the right to cancel a workshop session 30 days out. Full refunds will be given if we do so.

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