• You can’t practise swimming without water

    Hofstede, the infamous grandfather of cross-cultural studies, said, "Studying culture without experiencing culture shock is like practising swimming without water." I think this guy tried to swim without water....Image Source: Gratisography Usually we think of culture...
    Monday, April 24th, 2017
  • Like a box of chocolates…

    I recently completed sugar-free September. It's not an official month, but I really needed a healthy re-set as I had been downing too much chocolate, lollies and the like. I'm happy to report that I...
    Friday, October 3rd, 2014
  • Starfish vs Spider

    Who would win? VERSUS OK..so that's not really what this post is about. A couple of weeks ago I did a review on the book, "Leading Across Cultures." This is an insight that comes from...
    Thursday, December 12th, 2013