Author: <span class="vcard">Estrella</span>

Have you ever tried to communicate with someone from another country who speaks very little English? Maybe you are a tourist visiting another country or you just know someone here who is unfamiliar with the language. Do you…

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Happy Chinese New Year! Yes, although it’s a week ago, I’m still saying that to my Chinese friends. That’s because the lunar New Year is not a one day celebration. New Year’s Eve is as big an event…

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Leadership styles vary from culture to culture because of the beliefs people grow up with. However, with global mobility, many leaders have lived in more than one culture. Therefore, their practices have evolved and expanded. I have had…

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If your company recruits employees from around the world, likely you have a relocation program. Even so, these programs may not train managers or team members in how to communicate with the newcomers. This article offers tips for…

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Many people set goals at the beginning of a year. You may already have written down yours. If you happen to be learning English as well, here are some possible new year resolutions for ESL learners. Suggested Goals…

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New Year’s Eve is coming up. You might want to watch fireworks live instead of on TV. Perhaps you don’t want to go to crowded places. Or worry about the long wait getting out of the parking lot.…

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If you are relatively new to this country, you may not know too many people yet. Not to worry. The holidays can be a good time to meet more people and get to know them better. Here are…

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