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Stepping out of your comfort zone? – expats do it daily!

“What’s the fuss?” I heard a speech the other day about “stepping outside of our comfort zone”. It is said that we need to do that in order to learn and grow. I do agree with that. It just struck … Continue reading

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Piece of cake or tough luck? The expat spouse work dilemma

How hard can it really be? Or is it actually the hard part of it all? I’m talking about finding expat spouse employment, often the tricky part of going anywhere. Cause is it just something you do? Or does the … Continue reading

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Any benefits of moving abroad for expat kids?

Uprooting the family, creating expat kids We already talked about the reasons for moving abroad; money or adventure, a better life or a career choice. Whatever the reason, when you’re moving abroad with kids, the decision no longer has an … Continue reading

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Moving abroad as a spouse – thoughts before the big move

What is a spouse moving abroad thinking? I had never seen myself as only or mainly “a spouse”, but I quickly learnt the term. Not being the main character of the move, but rather the accompanying spouse on the sideline, … Continue reading

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Why make the big move? Adventure or career?

Big move, but why? Good question. Why? Why make the big move abroad? Why uproot yourself and your family? Why take the risk? These are good questions to ask yourself (and your family in case you’re not alone). Needless to … Continue reading

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