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Is there an international kind of humor ?


How do you use jokes in multicultural environments?  Using humor in an international networking event can be very difficult even if you are fluent in the language. Humor requires an in-depth understanding of culture.  Recently I have seen Seth Godin, … Continue reading

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TOP 10 Seth Godin’s Quotes Made in Antwerp, Belgium. April 1, 2010


Yesterday, when I entered the Queen Elisabeth Hall in Antwerp to see a presentation by Seth Godin, I was shocked by the number of people there, maybe 600? more? I am not good at numbers so if you know please … Continue reading

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Top 10 Ways to Use Social Media to Give Back to Your Network


I found this title in an article that inspired me. Giving first before asking for a favor or a job, is not only a nice way to create deeper relationships on the web but it is best networking practices. The … Continue reading

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The 7 habits of highly effective expat women


From Blog “Expat Women in Brussels, published Wednesday, September 9, 2009 There is no recipe to make an expatriation a great moment in your life but here are some of the tactics I have been using for 20 years to … Continue reading

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Procrastination May Be Good For You


“Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today” -Benjamin Franklin.  How many times have you heard stop procrastinating ? I think procrastination can be good for you. Too often we get caught in the “everything is urgent” vicious circle … Continue reading

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Me Inc, Brand Yourself and Find your Ideal Job


Me Inc, Brand Yourself and Find your Ideal Job: “ How do you brand yourself for success? # 1: you must understand your target audience#2: you must create value for your prospects There are 5 steps to build your brand: … Continue reading

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How to Stay Afloat After Being Laid Off


Being laid off can destroy your morale and you may even get burnout after one year of unsuccessful job hunting, especially if you are the main or only income in the family, you have kids, mortgage, or chronic sickness. But … Continue reading

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