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Cross Culture

A different perspective on shrimps…a little experiment



In my work as a psychologist I became especially interested in the reasons why it’s so easy for people with a different cultural background, to have misunderstandings or even conflicts... Read More…

Finding our soulmate

An acquaintance of me has a new girlfriend. Together they have five children. Two from his two previous relationships and three from his current one. He is the biological father of the first two. Most of my sons friends are...

Social - IM_48x48 Update January 9, 2012

This article got a lot of response. Here is one I really want to share. It’s a funny but really interesting too. “Arranged marriage: How to find a beautiful wife?” see http://comedy.rajiv.com/goodwife.htm The author is Rajiv Pant, find more of him on Twitter @rajivpant


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Do the freedom of speech test

Statue of Liberty, Freedom of speech

One particular question I get a lot is “Can I say [this or that] to someone from another culture?”. First, I don’t believe in do’s and don’ts when dealing with other cultures and second you can say whatever you want to someone from another culture… Read More…