for project 

managers and 



Leading People

Misunderstandings and conflicts in the team can arise because of prejudice, different perspectives, and divergent communication styles. The suggestion is that
these differences must be overcome by good team leadership to unfold the team’s
potential for creativity.

Managing Project Tasks

R&D teams face challenges such as lack of time, very narrow task specifications, and a high workload and thus they do
not recognize the advantages of multicultural teams in their creative outcome.


Apart from the individual level, the team level, and the team leader level, the organization also influences creative team collaboration by providing a specific environment. Therefore, the organizational level is considered to round off the
picture of intercultural competence and creative team collaboration.