Families Abroad

So Where’s Home? A Film About Third Culture Kid Identity

Interesting short film by TCK at Georgetown about TCKs. Enjoy So Where\'s Home? A Film About Third Culture Kid Identity

The most expensive place for expats to live is… Surprise!

As for the top 20 most expensive cities, that list was clearly dominated by Asia-Pacific metropolises.

Cultural Intelligence…do you have it?

Here is a link to an introductory article by P. Christopher Earley and Elaine Mosakowski in HBR on Cultural Intelligence. People can have a very high IQ but a very low CQ (Cultural Quotient),  and have some different measure of emotional intelligence.  Whether or not a person can actually increase their IQ is a subject of…

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Long Flights with Small kids…My kids are older now but this is really helpful….

Give this a read….

Prospering in Cross Cultural Spaces

Prospering in another culture is learning how to celebrate difference. (Duane Elmer) All of us are products of our cultural background and upbringing.  Even if we grew up in a number or cultural contexts, we have been affected by those contexts. Our worldviews have likely also been shaped by our background and experiences.  Our worldview…

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