If you feel tired of your current working and living environment, you should probably be moving forward. Getting out of a comfort zone has never been easy for anyone and that is why it is common to see people around you grumble and work reluctantly at the same time. However, a determined mind with a passionate heart to follow your dream life could possibly pull you out of the state of inertia. Moreover, an appealing location out of your locality is even a strong force of attraction. What about Thailand?read more
Culture shocks could happen when you come to a very exotic country. Though air travel has turned frequent and the modern-day communications become efficient through the internet, culture shock could happen especially when visiting Japan.read more
You have probably heard that people keep fighting for LGBT equality or ethnic equality and progress has been seen. However, for the long-lasting battle on gender pay gap, the wrestling looks the same severe as that in the past across the globe.read more
No matter whether you are an Asian or non-Asian, living abroad in an Asian locality could be a totally different experience from that of your own countries. Even within Asia, the culture is extremely diverse and it could be wonderful or weird to you. Understanding the local culture or even the subculture could effectively help you blend in the new living. Or take a look at the followings before you uproot and live in Asia.read more
We always hear “Knowledge is power” and “Knowledge is the pathway from slavery to success”. However, first of all, we have to learn reading and writing, so that we could catch up with the world and finally get an access to the tremendous world of...read more
When we mention Silicon Valley, there might be more than one place popping up in your mind other the actual one in California. Silicon Valley is now a universal synonym for a startup hotbed. In fact, start-up scene is mushrooming across the globe especially in Asia.read more
In 1947, Britain formally handed India its political independence. Though being freed from the British government for 72 years, how much freedom India is actually having nowadays, especially for its younger generations?
When we talk about Asia, Singapore is always placed ahead of the other Asian localities. For instance, as reported in Youth Mobility Index, Singapore was placed #1 on its ranking regarding youth mobility and the criteria includes the country’s local...
There is no better time to start a business in Indonesia. Entrepreneurs in Indonesia are enjoying the most ideal business environment in the history of startups. As per the report of Youth Mobility Index 2018, Indonesia is ranked #7 on its startup capital...
Following the end of Vietnam War in the 1970s, the local Vietnamese experienced the unprecedented large-scale outbound mobility as they fled Vietnam by taking refugee boats heading to neighbourhood localities such as Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and British Hong Kong. The mobility continued in the following decades …
It was my own experience in China. During a recent business trip, when I entered a small eatery for a quick dinner, I was the only person who asked for a menu and food ordering service. Later on, again, I was the only one who asked for a bill as the other simply walked out of the restaurant right after finishing their dishes.