Another portion of articles on the topic of cultural differences, business, cross-cultural psychology and expat life.
Some reads for current expats or expats-to-be have been listed on Expat Focus. Very interesting website for people who look for information on various aspects of moving abroad and starting a new life in a foreign place away from home.
Reading time: 3-5 minutes
Something especially for corporate employees out there. How might visualisations be helpful at work? It might seem childish or not professional-enough, but is it really? Visualisations help frame the concept you’d like to discuss, help follow the ideas generated during a meeting, can be kept in a more appealing form instead of regular linear notes, open up creative ideas… So many advantages! Even a simple matrix or a mind map can already increase the efficiency of your team and the quality of ideas. For some more tips on how to actually do visualisations you can go here .
Reading time: 13 minutes
And last but not least, an article more related to psychological aspects of being raised as a bilingual child, how you respond to various situations, how being bilingual affects who you are and to what extent. Includes interesting source references!
Reading time: 7 minutes
Hope you enjoy the reads! Let me know if there’s something in particular that you’d like to find in this series of posts.