Blogger's Island



FROM GLOBAL CITIZEN TO IMPACT ENTREPRENEUR

I meet more and more people who consider themselves as Global Citizen.   Because we have traveled more than our parents and grand-parents ever did, Because we have called “home” countries that are not ours (officially), Because we fell in love with someone from a different culture, and are building multilingual/culutural families surrounded with friends from different nations, Because when someone asks “where...

The One Word You Should Never Use to Start an Email

Writing emails has become little different from opening your mouth and letting unedited words flow. The more we do it, the less we think. The more emails we pump out, the less we stop to think about the recipients. After all, no one thinks twice about copying us on a thousand dull missives whose second line we never get past.   Still, emails annoy people. And there are ways to make them less annoying.   Jonathan Tisch, co-chairman of the board of Loews Corporation and...

I Wish I Knew Then: 6 Power Women Share Most Valuable Career Advice

What if you had the opportunity to ask today’s most successful leaders to identify the single most important lesson they’ve learned on a given topic? And what if those same leaders were willing to drill down on their personal experiences and share key insights in an honest and relevant way? My guess is that it would be a game-changer for many of us.   “The One Thing” is a new series dedicated to tapping into the wisdom of today’s most dynamic thinkers and...

Top 5 Tips For Becoming A Digital Nomad

Why have a global Internet system if you only use it in one region? All great points. Being a digital nomad knows no boundaries. Have a video conference with a client at 2pm PST but you are in Kuala Lumpur. Shouldn’t be an issue. Today’s 5 tips should help you really take advantage of being a digital nomad and give you some ideas to make it a sweet adventure! 5. ADD THE WORLD CLOCK GOOGLE CALENDAR WIDGET On any given day a digital nomad can find himself holding meetings an...

15 Incredible Locations You Have To Visit Once In Your Lifetime

Paraphrasing what American novelist Kurt Vonnegut famously stated in an interview, Becoming is one of the important life experiences everyone must have. By Becoming, he meant the experience of stretching your mind and body to work for something that you believe is important and in that process, to make your soul grow. Dilate your horizons, make the world your playground instead of confining yourself within the rigid walls of your comfort zone. Do not deny yourself the gift of travelling because...