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Key Language To Pick Up In A New Country

Imagine that you find yourself in a new city, with no idea how to speak the local language. What would be the first things...

Raising Children with your Cross Cultural Partner

 When it comes to providing a shelter of love and understanding for our dear children, raising a family with your cross-cultural partner must...

Things To Do Before You Move To A New Country

In today’s globalized world, an increasing number of people are moving away from home. Whether they are moving for work, or for love, the fact...

Subtle Tips on How to Manage Your Interracial Relationships at 20’s

Kenneth and Jude are students at California State Polytechnic University. Kenn is a white. Jude on the other hand is a Latina. They met...

Survival Tips in a Cross Cultural Workplace

While surviving the differences in a cross-cultural workplace generally comes down to sincerity and good manners, it really is difficult surviving in an environment...

Trilingual Children: How Story Time Fosters Language

It's been more than four years since our reading time at bedtime has turn into an outburst of spontaneity. Theater, dancing and international children...

Learning French in Paris

Plenty of people want to learn French, and set off to Paris in order to do so. What they may not realize before they leave...

Why finding a job in a new country after relocating may...

Sometimes having to travel overseas in search of better employment opportunities can sound so exciting but have you ever thought of the challenges that...

Choosing to be happy no matter what: International Relationship

I love standing in line to buy food in Havana, there is nothing worse than the present circumstances our relatives must go through to...

Dealing with matters of the heart in different cultures

People move abroad for plenty of different reasons, whether it’s work, pleasure or following your heart. Of course this could mean moving to be with...

How to Transition Into A Multicultural Leadership Model

As the world continues to become more like a global village, more and more companies continue to hire a multicultural workforce. This is why...

Settling into a new country despite the best efforts of bureaucrats

Moving to a new country can be challenging on so many levels, especially if you are going to stay a while. Forget the culture shock,...

Unique Shortcomings Of Cultural Diversity In The Workplace

Cultural diversity is in many ways a good thing. It means increased creativity and adaptability in the workplace. It also means a melting pot...

Taking advantage of Work-related Transfer to another Country

Three years after graduating from college, I managed to secure an employment with one of the top performing companies after sending so many applications...

Challenges of Workplace Diversity: What to Expect

Due to the increase in globalization in today’s world, organizations are now becoming more diversified to remain competitive. The ability to maximize and capitalize...

Kevin’s Interracial Dilemma: Choice Between Partner and Family

Kevin is a colleague at work. He is an African American. Like most blacks, he traces his roots from the 250 or so years...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Intercultural Relationships

Intercultural relationship can generally refer to a relationship between people from different races, say, an African and Asian or a Chinese and an American...

Touching Confessions of Couples in Intercultural Relationships

Emily and Michael Emily a doctor and Michael an engineer had no idea if they were ever going to last as couples for that long....

Strategies for Effective Cross Cultural Communication Within the Workplaces

It’s not easy working in a cross-cultural environment. Communication can be quite difficult. It is the expression of our thoughts and a way through...

Things to consider if you are moving abroad with children

Moving abroad is a massive step for anybody at any stage of life, but doing so with children presents even more challenges. If you are...

Opposites Attract: International Relationship

 They say "opposites attract", and international relationships have a saying on this. They are the embodiment of such a statement. From the color of the...

El Malecon and its lovers

El Malecón or Avenida de Maceo, in Havana City, is one of the longest sea walkways I have ever walked. It is truly a...

The Other Cuba: Free Spanish Teachers

The Cuba you see in the news is by far the worst representation that country has. No land can ever be truly portrayed by...

Discovering different parts of your hometown thanks to a relationship

When you live in a place for a while it can be easy to get stuck in the same routine. Humans are creatures of habit...

It takes a village to raise a child: Intercultural relationships

"It takes a village to raise a child." A village is defined as "a gathering of humans" by most dictionaries, but I would like to...

She didn’t like my joke!: Humor in a cross-cultural relationship

Humor generally comes as a savior for cross-cultural relationships, at least most of the time. It doesn’t matter how, it could be folkloric humor, or...

Maintaining Your Own Identity In An Intercultural Relationship

Intercultural relationships are a wonderful opportunity to combine the best of two cultures. At the same time, many ultimately fail because one partner sacrifices too...

10 Myths and Misconceptions about Intercultural Relationships

Intercultural relationships cannot work Most people already have a formed opinion and belief that no cross-cultural relationship can ever work because of cultural diversity....