Whether it’s a first time move or one of many, every spouse faces personal challenges during the transition which are specific to expat life; loss of identity, lack of direction, loneliness… During this talk you’ll gain insights to help ease the adjustment into your new life, learn tools to deal with the unique challenges you’re faced with realize that you’re not […]
We wholeheartedly thank Becky Kilsby of Freestyle Careers, for sharing her experience and telling what you can do when you have lost yourself overseas… When I moved to Dubai in 1993 on a 3-year contract with my husband and two small children, I was excited for the new experiences we’d signed up for. I was […]
What is professional identity? How do we find it and maintain it? How do we bring it around in our multiple moves? A few days ago I led a group coaching session for the participants of my online course to build a portable career. I shared my insights on professional identity. I always like to start my […]
At ExpatWomen at Work we like to offer concrete help to our members whenever possible. This time the occasion was my birthday, which I chose to celebrate in London. I invited Laura, an Italian biodanza teacher in London and member of ExpatWomen at Work, to give a biodanza session for my birthday. It was an opportunity for […]
Delphine Boileau-Terrien is the founder of the Femmes & Hommes de challenges method. She has helped hundreds of women all over the world to transition in a new career by launching their enterprise. She currently lives in Belgium after more than ten years abroad, in China and the United States.
Anna Sparks is a career coach who helps expats find or get back to the job of their dreams. She’s lived in six countries in the last fifteen years, worked in every single one of them, and is raising two kids. She currently lives in Quito, Ecuador. Check her profile on ExpatWomen at Work.
Put a group of women together to chat, and you will have to put aside anything else because you’ll be barely able to leave the table. This is what happened yesterday morning during the “Four career fields” round table organized by ExpatWomen at Work. Four inspiring women shared their professional and life stories, their tricks […]