GlobeSmart Profile

What is the GlobeSmart Profile, and how should I use it?
The GlobeSmart Profile (GSP) is a cultural awareness tool. It helps individuals understand their own preferences and tendencies for interacting with others,...
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015 at 1:44 PM
How were the countries placed on the Profile?
The country placements on the dimensions are a combination of the three data sources below, each of which builds on the previous one: Merged data ...
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015 at 1:49 PM
When was the most recent update to the GlobeSmart Profile?
In January 2015, we analyzed the data from the 60,000+ users that have completed the GlobeSmart Profile since the new version was launched in May 2014. Base...
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015 at 2:09 PM
How does the GlobeSmart Profile promote diversity rather than homogeneity?
The GlobeSmart Profile helps global organizations and universities identify and leverage the diversity represented in their employees or student body. The G...
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015 at 2:26 PM
Why does the GlobeSmart Profile use these five dimensions?
The five dimensions used in the GlobeSmart Profile have a strong impact on behavior in the business context. These dimensions have been used extensively in ...
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015 at 2:26 PM
What does each of the dimensions mean? Do you have examples?
Independent Place great importance on individual identity Derive identity from personal choices and achievements Prefer taking action on one&...
Thu, 12 Nov, 2015 at 4:01 PM
How many people have taken the GlobeSmart Profile historically?
Approximately 1,000,000 people have taken the GlobeSmart Profile since its initial launch in 2001. Since version 5.0 was launched in 2011, approximately 280...
Thu, 12 Nov, 2015 at 4:05 PM
What countries are GlobeSmart Profile users from?
Since the launch of GlobeSmart 5.0 in October, 2011 (the current version of the application), approximately 280,000 people have used the GlobeSmart Profile....
Thu, 12 Nov, 2015 at 4:07 PM
What am I sharing when I grant permission to view my profile?
If you select the option that anyone within your organization can view your profile (or you accept an invitation from a colleague to share your GlobeSmart P...
Thu, 12 Nov, 2015 at 4:09 PM
There's a bell curve on the chart behind a profile. What does this mean?
The bell curve in the GlobeSmart Profile chart is symbolic, and meant to remind us that the country plots on the dimensions are averages of entire cultures....
Thu, 19 Nov, 2015 at 1:17 PM