4S1F63 Cultural Etiquette Tips

4S1F63 Cultural Etiquette Tips

When living overseas as an expat you are sure to make cultural mistakes. However you have to take every mistake that you make as a learning experience to help you comprehend the culture you’re living in. To help ease and improve an expat overseas experience it is of the greatest importance to learn about the customs and habits of the host nation and it's local community. 

Update: We'll Be Right Back

Update: We'll Be Right Back

Just a quick checkin to let everyone know that I am still here. Sometimes he can be quite difficult arranging interview times with expats located in different parts of the world. Over the next few episodes, because of time zone differences, I will focus on interviewing expats closer to my region. Once again thank you for listening to Four Seas One Family.

ERT1 Welcome To Our First Online Expats Roundtable

ERT1 Welcome To Our First Online Expats Roundtable

In this program, expats from all over the world in front of a live audience, using video conferencing software, get together to discuss topics related to expat living.

In our Expats Roundtable discussion group, and online get-togethers, expats and future expats can share tips, tricks and experiences to make life abroad more of a positive experience.

Join us and learn that through an expat experience, and an open mind, cultural gaps can be brought together. It is hoped that through an expat’s experience, people can focus on some of the things we all have in common.

4S1F62 Making Relationships

4S1F62 Making Relationships

In this episode we chat with American expat, Mrs. Tara White, who has been living abroad since 2008. She has lived in Cambodia, Korea, Malaysia, and Australia and is currently residing with her husband just outside the fast paced city of Tokyo, Japan. The interesting thing is she’s living her expat life as a minimalist and host of a popular YouTube channel promoting the minimalist lifestyle. 

4S1F59 Embrace - The Expat - Community

4S1F59 Embrace - The Expat - Community

Our guest this episode is American expat Hallie Bradley. Hallie has been living in Seoul, Korea for over ten years and she is loving it. Hallie shares with us her very first impressions of her overseas home. Listen to how this expat from a small American town overcame language barriers and learnt to build long-lasting relationships with the local residents. 

4S1F58 You Have to Make an Effort

4S1F58 You Have to Make an Effort

Mike Wester is a 17-year American expat resident of Beijing and a veteran of five years of expatriate living in Taipei as well. In 2001 he co-founded True Run Media, which provides information and services to the internationally-minded communities in China’s largest cities. TRM operates three brands – the Beijinger and beijingkids (English) and JingKids (Chinese), producing print and digital media as well as large-scale live events for each.