Around

Every now and then we come across stories that highlight and help us understand in a better way the students we serve. Around is a short film about how a nomadic upbringing echoes throughout a lifetime. Enjoy! Get a jump on “Giving Tuesday” & help us reach more students, Click Here.

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10 Reasons Teens Are More Anxious Than Ever…

We are seeing more and more anxiety, stress, and depression in the students that we work with. There is the added stress of living outside your passport culture on top of being a teenager in a world that is constantly changing, completely connected, and overwhelmed by information. The following article came through this week and I […]

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The Marathon

I’m taking some time to write this while it’s fresh in my mind, and it seems like a good excuse to sit still and let my muscles forget that we ran 42km yesterday. With the prescribed “night before inspirational movie” still playing in our minds, my family left the house for the train to downtown […]

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Finish lines. 

Many people fail in life, not for lack of ability or brains or even courage, but simply because they have never organised their energies around a goal.

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Does your business card tell a story?

I’ve just placed another order for these cards. The response has been nothing but positive! I love being able to share stories about the places and people we’re working with when I connect with someone.

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Best Apps for Expats (or Travelers)

Moving overseas or experiencing long-term travel in many ways is a completely different experience than it was even five years ago. New apps and resources appear every day that makes life abroad a bit easier. Here are some of our favorites…

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The leaders I’ve responded to most, have all possessed this under appreciated skill. I’m hoping to continue cultivating this in my own leadership and coaching.

Thinking back to the leaders I’ve responded to most, they have all possessed this under appreciated skill.

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“The secret to Germany’s happiness and success…”

I speak on the difference in cultural values between the US and Germany a few times a year and appreciate the insights following the election this week. The secret to Germany’s happiness and success: Its values are the opposite of Silicon Valley’s

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What you don’t see.

A beautiful Swiss day at Chalet Nyon. What don’t you see? What you don’t see… I awoke at 6am at my hotel in the Alps after an incredible weekend of speaking to youth. Hurried down the mountain to catch the train, and missed it…by one minute. I took the train 10 minutes later and watched […]

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The Power of Play (Update)

Our lives are part of an epic, eternal story and I think fun is a big part of that. It is not an escaping from reality—but entering it more fully.

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