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Global Mindset -- Where can I get one?

About two years ago I was mentoring a young Russian graduate, helping him with the process of applying for graduate trainees programmes at international companies.  Here is the question that he struggled with the most: 539 more words


Away in a Manger?

Away in a Manger…a repost.

Away in a manger,
no crib for a bed. 
The little Lord Jesus lays down his sweet head.
The stars in the sky look down where he lay,
The little Lord Jesus, asleep on the hay. 1,108 more words

Thanksgiving, home and away

My first Thanksgiving after I left America was sad and lonely. I hadn’t yet made friends of my own in Seoul and was too shy to interpose myself into the naturally unfolding plans of my new acquaintances. 646 more words


Bosses of all nationalities are only human... With their individual negatives and positives

You cannot say that a line manager of one nationality is better or worse than that of the other – in the end of the day they are all human with their individual positives and negatives.

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GBMC Lecturing Speaking Page

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HOME by Somali poet Warsan Shire

An old friend from high school posted this on FaceBook today, and I found it so moving and so true that I had to repost it here: 463 more words

ExPat Life

Chapter 4.5

Dublin, Ireland

Dublin exceeded my expectations wholeheartedly, and has landed itself up on the list of my top 10 favorite cities across the world. Maybe it was because the vibrant energy was needed after spending time in Belfast, or maybe it was just because of how lively the entire city was, both during the day and at night. 2,221 more words