Ring my bell: finding resonance with hybrid creatives

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What comes first, the hybrid self or the hybrid life? Are our most resonant peers made or born?

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Psychic location independence: optimizing life in spite of where you are

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Most of us cannot go somewhere on the ground where all our people and our perfect lifestyle exist. We must find that psychically — call it our “global niche”.

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The expat divide: digital world citizens bridge an opportunity gap

Expatriatism is often a life apart. So how does a writer abroad get up to speed and compete in her home market?

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Decolonize your inner world: Amna Ahmad shows how to gain sovereignty of your hybrid life

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Throwing off the colonizing force we call culture…authentic living lessons from The Pragmatic Hybrid’s Amna Ahmad.

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Awkward greetings: the intercultural social dance

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Trying to assimilate to the greeting norms of another culture leaves us bumping heads and stepping on toes.

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Chameleons: global citizens in motion, both body and soul

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Our body is where the soul dwells. If life as a Third Culture Kid is culture in motion, and dance is a body in motion, dancing TCKs find a new sense of home.

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Reacting to taboo: how avoidance can make us complicit

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Taboo’s unintended cloaking effect: we banish from our thoughts the most unimaginable human acts, making us blind to them in our midst.

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Reading travelers: find your historical context

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Cultural wisdom historically pools at the intersection of women and travel

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Rude honesty: when politeness is cultural

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Who’s to say if Dutch directness is rude, or honest, and if British and American sugar coating is politeness or lying?

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