Welcome to the fourth post in the “10 Ways to Support Immigrants and Refugees” series. … More 10 Ways to Support Immigrants and Refugees #7: Support Direct Service Organizations
Welcome to the third post in th e”10 Ways to Support Immigrants and Refugees” series. … More 10 Ways to Support Immigrants and Refugees #8: Write
¡Vamos Pa’ Cuba! Puente Cultural Integration is planning its first trip to Cuba. Government policies keep changing and we have been paying close attention to the latest updates. In the last couple of months, the US has opened bids for domestic airline carriers to provide service to Cuba and has eliminated many restrictions for travel. We, like … More Travel to Cuba
You’ll find dozens of articles and tips about traveling abroad. Some are applicable to our business travel as well as for pleasure. While most tips will focus on Europe, the cultures of Latin America have a deep European influence and can be a source of valuable tips when traveling for work. Here are a few … More Traveling in Latin America
When conducting business or hosting social events with people from various cultures it is important to learn the “do’s & don’ts”. Each culture is unique; what is required in one setting may be offensive in another. This is a quick at-a-glance infographic reference to nine different countries created by a company named Zendesk that we found at Entrepreneur.com. Looking … More Global Commerce: It’s tricky business!
Last October, I sat in my principal’s office feeling that there was something bigger waiting for me. “I love teaching Spanish, but I feel like I have met every goal, every milestone. What can I do to keep this up for another 15 years?” I asked. Her powerful response, “What are you passionate about? Find your … More What’s your passion?
I feel a calling. Again. Last month, I spent five days helping to run a camp in the Dominican Republic. I need to do more. Now I know. I need to go back. These kids, this community, they touched me. When I was in high school, I knew I needed to go to Mexico – to live, … More I need to help . . .