First Trip to China: Master Mandarin Chinese
Oct21

First Trip to China: Master Mandarin Chinese

If you are traveling to China it will behoove you to learn a few key phrases, some numbers and the like. After all, how can you find your way or bargain with a merchant if you can’t speak the language? So, following is a little history of how the language came to be along with a list of phrases/words.

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First Trip to China?  What to know, what to do.
Sep16

First Trip to China? What to know, what to do.

It’s important to know a few key things for your first trip to China. This article outlines things that will help ensure a smooth, positive experience.

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Employers Seeking “Global”
Sep08

Employers Seeking “Global”

Want to know what skills and experience you should have to impress future employers? In addition to the ones you’d expect, being ‘global’ makes the list — but what does that mean, exactly?

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Benefits of U.S. High School Exchange Programs
Aug26

Benefits of U.S. High School Exchange Programs

The benefits of sending a teen abroad for a high school exchange program can be many, especially if it is to a country where they may choose to attend university.

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College First Aid
Aug12

College First Aid

College is likely the first time your child will be responsible for their own health. Packing a first aid kit is a great start.

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Travel Safely: The Ultimate Medical Kit
Aug05

Travel Safely: The Ultimate Medical Kit

Recently, I received an email from my husband with the subject line, “luck ran out.” It sure did… Based on many of our travel adventures, here’s my advice for being prepared and traveling safely…

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