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GenXpat : the young professional's guide to making successful life abroad

Author: Margaret Malewski
Publisher: Yarmouth, ME : Intercultural Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Caught up in fast-paced careers that increasingly involve travel and international relocation, many young people find themselves living and working abroad, often at the cost of meaningful relationships and a sense of connection. Margaret Malewski, a cross-cultural trainer and GenXpat, balances the successes and failures of a new generation of young, internationally and culturally mobile professionals. Based on her  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Malewski
ISBN: 1931930236 9781931930239
OCLC Number: 58789984
Description: xiv, 219 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Making the decision to move --
Negotiating your contract --
Juggling work and logistics on arrival --
Culture and culture shock --
Identifying and working with cultural differences --
Keeping in touch --
Building social networks abroad --
Dating across cultures --
Long distance relationships --
Moving with your partner --
Reverse culture shock.
Responsibility: Margaret Malewski.
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