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Tacky Light Tour

Richmond goes all out with Christmas lights. Someone compiles the most extravagant displays online as the Tacky Light Tour . Those who deck their lawns like this willingly submit their homes to tour buses of twenty-somethings who have had a little too much to drink and caravans of young families. 206 more words

I’m writing to exorcise a demon before I go to bed tonight

I’m writing to exorcise a demon before I go to bed tonight. Not a literal demon of course. What I mean is I feel the need to make a confession before I can sleep. 746 more words

Written By Tamie

EU-Japan EPA: Japan and EU settle trade pact, aim for 2019 start !!

Good news, at last !!!

Japan and the European Union wrapped up negotiations Friday (Decembre 8, 2017) on a far-reaching economic partnership agreement that would encompass about 40% of the value of global trade.  171 more words

GBMC

Post Of The Week - Saturday 2nd December, 2017

1) All In The Mind

Two good things from All In The Mind this week. Firstly, there was a report on a scheme to make the films of the lives of people with dementia. 371 more words

Addictive Behaviour

International work experience - is it valued in Australia?

I have been feeling quite ambivalent lately about the value of my experience gained working overseas.  I get the feeling that perhaps Australia is lagging a little behind in appreciating the value of an employee’s exposure to other cultures, work environments and challenges. 261 more words

Moving To Australia

CULTURAL SIMILARITIES VS. CULTURAL DIFFERENCES

Published by Sarah Curtis

We talk a lot about cultural differences; identifying them, observing them, trying to work around them.  Trying to discover common ground and to use these as a basis for a working relationship can often be a more positive approach in a cross-cultural environment.

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Thanksgiving, Visitors, and Aix-en-Provence

Thanksgiving, that most American of holidays, has come and gone. And here I am still abroad.

But that didn’t stop me from celebrating in style! 513 more words

France