Cultural Road Map
Internal Elements
Determined by birth.
When we think of culture, most people first
think about race, religion, or nationality. The
reality is that every individual is a complex
combination of dozens of cultures working
together to form the content of their individual

We are each the product of the cultures of
our family, peers, role models, and influential
public figures -- to name a few. Add to this the
experiences and events of our life, and you
quickly understand how every person is
different -- because no two of us have shared
exactly the same influences.

There are three "roads" we go down in our

Click on any element to learn more about it.
External Elements
The experiences of life.
Our experiences at work.