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CultureQuest™ Insight Interface

CultureQuest™ Insight enables global enthusiasts to experience world cultures, values, and customs. Each program provides you with in-depth knowledge on a specific country, explaining in detail the local culture, nuances, and protocol. Our unique interactive format enables you to see, hear, and experience each country firsthand through vivid in-country videos and engaging narration.

Countries & Regions

Available Now:

Hong Kong

Latin America

South Africa

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Topics Covered

Each country program covers more than 30 topics that include:

  • Local culture — values and customs, demographics, history, government
  • Protocol — the do's and don'ts of social behavior
  • Travel tips — getting around, currency, emergency needs, safety


Interactive Features

Through vivid visuals, narration, and interactivity, users can take virtual tours of intriguing global cultures.

  • See the country, it's people and customs
  • Hear engaging narration that explains not only what the locals do, but why
  • Get involved
    • Observe interpersonal interactions
    • Take self-tests and create customized notes for easy reference while in-country
    • Navigate easily through the user-friendly program to find the information you need

Because you can experience countries firsthand through our programs' interactive features, your retention increases and you get an in-depth understanding of the local culture.


Content Expertise

Our content is produced by teams of highly trained professionals with considerable experience in business, cross-cultural research, education, journalism, and product development. We draw upon country experts from around the globe.

Our solutions are:

  • Proprietary — created by teams of seasoned country specialists living around the world
  • Premium quality, accurate, and engaging
  • Unbiased and globally focused

Our unique approach to content development ensures a balanced approach to country and culture information.


Delivery Formats

  • Accessible anytime, anywhere
  • CD-ROM
  • Internet
  • Web-based technologies — intranet and extranet
  • Customized delivery solutions, including DVD, broadcast, print, and audio


Technical Requirements

Basic requirements for all technology delivery formats:

  • CPU 200 MHz or faster
  • Display resolution of 800x600 or more (1024x768 ideal) and color palette set on high
  • Disk space of at least 5MB
  • Any browser supporting JavaScript™ and Java™ applets, including Microsoft® Internet Explorer 4.0 or later and Netscape Navigator 4.0 or later

Additional requirements for each format:

  • CD-ROM — CD-ROM drive with speakers and a sound card
  • Internet — 56K modem minimum; RealPlayer
  • Intranets and extranets — varies according to company systems; RealPlayer or QuickTime
  • Customized delivery solutions — varies accordingly


Custom Options

CultureQuest™ Insight is fully customizable. Meet your institution's specific global information requirements by selecting:

  • Countries — choose your country
  • Topics — choose the most relevant topics
  • Content — create your own content to be added to our programs
  • Delivery formats — determine the mix of text, audio, and video that best suits your needs
  • User tracking — customize user tracking reports, including number of users, number of country profiles read, and frequency, time, and length of review

Co-branding options are available.

We want to deliver the solution that best fits your needs. Talk to us about creating customized products for you.