Is our way the only way? Is our world the best world? What else is out there??

There are days during which you realise that what you are doing seems pointless in the grand scheme of life. There are days where I think my contribution to the world, to our society is…

What it feels like when you don’t speak ‘clean’ in your mother tongue… and how I discovered I spoke fluent Chiac

As I work on the French market, based out of the UK, one would think that I have it easy, with the best of each world . I knew already I was truly fluent in…

Reflexions on French politics: Employers vs Employees… Is this really 2014?

As the government is changing in France, I have been doing a lot of reading on the web articles about politicians’opinions from Montebourg to Valls, to Melenchon, Sarkozy or Mr President Hollande. One thing strikes…

Better late than never – get back in touch!

We all have friends on Facebook, in our phones, in our heads that we have not spoken to in a while. We still care about them, as we read their latest status and we put…

Why did you decide to emigrate?

As far as I can remember, I have always wanted to go and live abroad “when I grow up”. The exact destination was never really the UK, but that is where I ended up… 6…

Actively seeking change is like skydiving

Or maybe I should have titled this post: The 2% Mindset, as per the infography I saw today here.   The 2% Mindset explains that most of the population wants to be like everyone else,…

What it feels like to be a woman in business…

Here is another story, now work-related. This one did not happen to me, but to a very good friend, and former colleague. It would be funny if it were a joke…  She is a Sales…

Do you know what it feels like for a girl, in this world? #stopstreetharassment

First of all, please accept my apologies for missing out on the last 2 weeks, my usually non-existent routine was even more shattered by a lot of travelling (all for good reasons though), and I…