People expect different handshakes in different countries, for instance in Brazil and the United States, a firm handshake is expected, whereas it would be off putting in the United Kingdom, as the Poms like to greet with a lighter handshake.
It goes without saying that every country has its own set of unique customs, and cultured people would recognize and respect these cultural difference. We created a guide about handshake etiquette across different countries using the information provided by BBC and Mental Floss:
1. United States