Cross Cultural Orientation

The goal of intercultural skills development is to minimise the risk of failure and enhance both the individual's and the organization's chances of success in an international environment.

Corporate Relocation

The success rate for a relocating employee into a new culture is 60%, this means that 40% of people you spend your time and capital on will not last a year. How do you better prepare your team so you grow your business and enable your employees to thrive in a new culture.

Humanitarian Training

A sense of adventure, a good heart and best intentions got you to this point, but to succeed on the field you need practical simple tools to succeed and stay


Did you know that a common gesture to indicate everything is okay is a horrible insult in Brazil? Consider how a moments mistake could lose your reputation with a new partner. It pays to be aware

Wholistic Coaching

Partners and children of travellers are often overlooked in the process and this leads to stressed families. Stress leads to high turnover. Organizations who actively support employees and their families improve their bottom line.

Corporate Social Responsibility

If your business disappeared tomorrow, would the world miss you? We help industry to improve their bottom line while paying attention to issues of social justice and sustainable community development. Let us show you how.


I would definitely recommend working

…pivotal in putting our participants in the shoes of locals they may be interacting with during their time overseas.

Finger on the pulse

Mark is both a student and practitioner of effective cross cultural ministry and development. He has his finger on the pulse of emerging trends that anyone who wants to impact their world needs to seriously consider. Mark Crocker speaks with precision, insight and depth of knowledge while helping his listeners navigate the complex landscape of […]

A must see presentation for cross-cultural communication!

Mark did a wonderful presentation on communicating in a cross-cultural environment. A must-have course for our volunteer ESL teachers! Mark was well-prepared, professional and funny. Thanks Mark.

Lynne Partel
Victoria ESL Co-operative

Sessions that enlighten, instruct, and inspire

Mark brings life experience from a variety of global venues into training sessions that enlighten, instruct, and inspire us to make maximum impact – sometimes not in the ways we naturally think should happen. His cautions are noteworthy and help guide us toward  ways of thinking that are effective and empowering rather than destructive and […]

Dr. Ron Brown
CMA Canada

Everyone should take this session

The content was excellent! Everyone engaged in international development, or even thinking of participating in international development, should take this [First Do No Harm] session

Stopover helps you navigate cultural perspectives so you can thrive and make a lasting global difference.