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I have some cool friends. And I am participating in this event that is the first of its kind, with an all-star lineup, geared towards inspiring you to love your life, create more freedom, do work you are passionate about, travel and live more.  You can attend this event from anywhere in the world and…

[Day 4 of 5] SIETAR Europa Congress Tallinn: Daily Wrap Up

On Saturday we had a lot of fun with Piotr from Diversity Icebreaker.  He gave a presentation on using humor to foster relationships and intercultural competence.  Check out his Facebook Page and Website, for more information on all the fun he is having. Then Luca Fornari from IDRInstitute reviewed the project he did with a…

[Day 3 of 5] SIETAR Europa Congress Tallinn: Daily Wrap Up

The morning kicked off with Professor Carolyn Cooper of University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica talked about how reggae music has influenced the world.  Her keynote Glocal Reggae: Jamaican Popular Music and the Politics of Cross-cultural Communication started with one of my favorite quotes from Bob!     Professor J. Cynthia McDermott presented the Constructive Controversy Cycle. …

[Day 2 of 5] SIETAR Europa Congress Tallinn: Daily Wrap Up

Today was jam packed with speakers, presenters and workshops.  I am exhausted… and so inspired! Here’s today’s wrap up! The morning started with an extremely moving opening plenary and snippet view into Estonian history and culture.  SIETAR Europa President, Deborah Swallow welcomed us and said – The World does not need interculturalists.  And then proceeded…

[Day 1 of 5] SIETAR Europa Congress Tallinn: Daily Wrap Up

Wednesday was “Pre-Congress How-To Workshop Day”.  We are wrapping up, and what were the biggest take-aways? Sabrina and I were first to present this morning. We framed Social Media Marketing through an intercultural lens.  Have you ever been a tourist?  Have you ever been a traveler?  What’s the difference?  Tourists might just casually visit a…

Free eBooks and Webinars for Interculturalists!

August is turning out to be a month of free giveaways for intercultural community… Please spread the promotional images — repost-retweet-pin-instagram-away! Click to TWEET me! FREE WEBINARS in AUGUST Who: Melibee Global featuring TaNesha Barnes What: Race in America: A followup to the events around the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman trial Race IS a social construct. In this free session,…