Why you need to be aware of dangerous language and cultural differences between Americans and Australians

Chris Adams Project (CAP)

If you are an American communicating with Australians or an Australian communicating with Americans – you need to be aware of potentially embarrassing and even dangerous language and cultural differences between the two countries.

WARNING: This post and the video contain “colourful” language – but it can help you avoid embarrassing mistakes.

Chris Adams is an American now living in Australia and he likes to warn his American and his Australian friends about the communication dangers and differences between the two countries.

And it’s not just word confusion – there are important “cultural” differences too.

Chris is a former Facebook and Hollywood exec who is married to an Australian and who now lives in Brisbane.

I’m an Aussie who now  lives in Brisbane –  and I learned a lot from studying and living in the US  – and most recently from working with lots of American execs.

In this video…

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