Dealing with difficult people at work while working overseas: A common setback in working in a multicultural workplace is the difficulty in dealing with different people with diverse cultures and beliefs.
You may encounter a workmate who does not respect your culture, criticizes your practices, gossips a lot, and is uncooperative, always absent, rude, arrogant and just very difficult to work with. This kind of person might hinder your success in work if not dealt with accordingly.
Do not put yourself in a compromising situation by succumbing to his destructive behavior and attitude. Take necessary steps to cope with this kind of person and make your work more bearable and enjoyable.