The 7 Lies of Living Cross Culturally

We at Entrust place great value on understanding one’s cultural context and not making assumptions or imposing Western ideals. For anyone who has lived or may consider living cross-culturally, this article from Healthy Leaders addresses some great points along with a dose of humor. It is well worth the time to click and read on…

Healthy LeadersThe 7 Lies of Living Cross Culturally

People who live cross-culturally for any significant portion of their lives are often duped.

When we first choose to live as foreigners we are prime for the suckering.  We are wide-eyed and overflowing with enthusiasm.  We soak up everything that Lonely Planet, Rosetta Stone and Wikipedia have to offer about our soon-to-be new home.  In our zeal, we are prone to misgauging our own proficiency.

We are pumped . . . and ready . . . and oh so naive.

Set for swindling. Read more.

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The 7 Lies of Living Cross Culturally

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