The Wrong Mood Kills Curiosity. Learn to Control Yourself Now!

When we as foreigners come to a new country, there are many things that can go wrong. Even worse, there are many ways in which we can end up in a circle of self-defeating thoughts. We end up directing negative emotions towards the locals, or sometimes ourselves. It is totally fine if this happens now and then, but there is a…

7 Steps You can Take to Become More Self-Aware!

We’ve probably all heard it before: the first step towards understanding a different culture is to understand your own culture and, most importantly, yourself. So, let’s look at these 9 tips on how to become more self-aware! 1. Look at the “Johari Window” and answer these questions for yourself: What are aspects about me that I know about myself, but that I don’t…

Self-Awareness is the Key to Figuring Out your Personal Values and those of Others

Today it somehow made click for me. When I was talking with one of my acquaintances, she explained to my why she had only one hour time to get lunch with me in every detail you could imagine. She went round and round and round, but my question only was how much time she had so that I could plan…