Welcome to our helpful guide for South Korea. Should you be looking to travel, live, relocate or do business in the sovereign state, we will give you a helpful head start on understanding the country and its cultures. The Koreans consider themselves to be one family and they speak one language. They have a strong cultural identity. The Korean language is spoken by 65 million people living in or near to South Korea. Elsewhere in the world 5.
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What is dating like in South Korea for a woman? — THIS IS ROCIO
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A guide to South Korea – etiquette, customs, clothing and more…
I am pleased to bring you the first guest writer to this is rocio—Rob Defina. Rob is a Canadian writer that shares my passion for cultural ethnography. Korea and beyond. Rob is currently traveling the globe after spending a year teaching in SoKo, so be sure to keep up with his travels at Momentum.
Power Distance This dimension deals with the fact that all individuals in societies are not equal — it expresses the attitude of the culture towards these inequalities amongst us. Power Distance is defined as the extent to which the less powerful members of institutions and organisations within a country expect and accept that power is distributed unequally. At an intermediate score of 60, South Korea is a slightly hierarchical society. This means that people accept a hierarchical order in which everybody has a place and which needs no further justification. Hierarchy in an organization is seen as reflecting inherent inequalities, centralization is popular, subordinates expect to be told what to do and the ideal boss is a benevolent autocrat Individualism The fundamental issue addressed by this dimension is the degree of interdependence a society maintains among its members.