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October 2020

High-context culture VS low-context culture: international travel


Having been to many different countries, I’ve realized that there are two categories when it comes to cultures: 1) high-context culture, e.g. most Asian countries and some Eastern European countries; 2) low-context culture, e.g. most western countries. Therefore, I’d like to talk about my observation during my international trips and experiences. International travel observation: In a high-context culture personal relations and goodwill are highly valued, whilst in a low-context culture performance and expertise are highly valued. International travel experts and workplace coaches contend that employees and managers from a high-context culture might focus more on building relationships with each other and [...]

High-context culture VS low-context culture: international travel2020-10-05T08:36:38+00:00

September 2020

How to play big in life and career – lessons from a trip to Italy


As an ambitious person, I’ve always wanted to play big, but sometimes I feel small. I have to admit that. I'm just a human. That being said, I’ve learned some highly valuable lessons from my trip to Italy. Everybody feels small at times, no matter who they are. When I was younger, I was constantly comparing myself to other people. It wasn’t a healthy habit. At that time, I felt very small; however, my desire to achieve big goals forced me to play big. Most people play not to lose. Not many people play to win. When I was in Italy, [...]

How to play big in life and career – lessons from a trip to Italy2020-09-28T10:23:49+00:00

November 2019

Wisdom from Ukrainian tours: Why travel is a very healthy hobby


According to modern psychology and medicine, travel is the healthiest hobby because it’s good for our physical health and mental wellbeing. Many tourists who visited Ukraine have kindly shared their insights and wisdom with us. A Ukrainian tour makes you curious and open-minded. Have you noticed that when you are traveling, you are actually more open-minded? Research shows that tourists are more curious, so they are able to enjoy the benefits of a city (some of them can enjoy things better than local people do). Do you remember when you were five years old, everything was exciting? That’s because you were [...]

Wisdom from Ukrainian tours: Why travel is a very healthy hobby2020-02-26T03:47:07+00:00