Digital Nomads: Myth vs Reality

When hearing the word “nomad”, you may be thinking of white-clad Bedouins traversing a majestic desert. But when we talk about “digital nomads”, which images come to mind now? Originally coined as an academic term in the 1990s, the phrase didn’t take off as a popular buzzword before the early 2000s when rapid technological advances […]

5 Tips for Thriving in a Culturally Diverse Environment

The InterNations Team Shares Some Insights from Their Daily (Work) Life Over 2 million members — 101 employees — 32 nationalities — 29 languages — and 5 essential tips for benefiting from a culturally diverse environment: these numbers sum up perfectly what 21 May is all about and what the InterNations Team is living every […]

The Three Biggest Mistakes Expats Make in Career Change

You’re going to do it. You’re going to completely change your career. Whether you’re doing it because of your desire to break free and move abroad no matter what or because all you’ve learned through the experience has made you seek out new horizons, changing your career is a big but brave step. And while […]

10 Reasons Why Expats Make the Best Social Entrepreneurs

The global age is the era of the social entrepreneur. Their innovative projects are the change agents for addressing burning issues, such as poverty, education, environment, or inequality. In fact, people all over the world are moving towards building sustainable businesses with innovative solutions to society’s most pressing problems. It is also the era of […]

Book Review: Foreigner in Charge

A new job offer for an executive position overseas is often the career opportunity of a life-time for international professionals in upper management. But if they shouldn’t succeed, the price to pay for failure will be high — both for the company and for the person. In his business guide Foreigner in Charge: Success Strategies […]