Articles on Culture

Working culture and experiences in different countries

I’ve worked a little all over the world, and I’ve found it curious about all the differences between work cultures in different countries. Here are my observations.

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The (Lack of) French Ambition

It baffles me every time (and it shouldn’t) that the Francophone culture here is to basically tell you to take your money and shove it.

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Travel Tales: Buying stamps in France

Funny travel tales .. all relating to stamps and buying them in France.

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Do you become boring if you stay at home as a parent?

I am reading and hearing from a bunch of French folks that French women simply don’t stay at home and do not want to become […]

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Practically every culture and race is biased to some extent; it’s not just based on colour

The saying “birds of a feather flock together” are absolutely true, even for humans, but it doesn’t mean we need to subscribe to those stereotypes & refuse to open our minds.

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I lost my best friend to marriage at the age of 19

When I was 19, I lost one of my best friends in high school to the institution of marriage. My friend was the oldest of […]

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The beauty of a melting-pot culture and society

The beauty of the North American melting pot I was thinking the other day that only in the U.S. or in Canada can you really […]

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Does being from a certain culture affect the way you look at wealth and money?

I’d say so. It is no secret that Chinese people for instance, believe that the only way to become wealthy is to own a lot […]

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