Making friends

Greetings That Work

During the past few months, I’ve been in some cross cultural spaces in my country of origin.  It’s been interesting to meet people from different cultures here and to see again the variety of subcultures found in a large country.  One thing I’ve noticed again is that the U.S. is a very diverse country with…

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Hospitality Train

Hospitality is pretty important in cross cultural spaces, but the “rules” of the game are not always the same in every place with every person. It’s important to learn about hospitality and how it works. Business and social relationships can suffer when hospitality isn’t understood and appropriately practiced. Once, I was on a 4 hour…

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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

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World Music A

Another fun thing about cross cultural spaces is the music!  When you understand the lyrics,  you can learn a lot about some parts of a culture by listening to the music.  I’m not much of a musician, but I do enjoy world music; that is, music from different parts of the world.  It seems that…

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