Category: global mobility

Riding a Vespa and the power of intercultural training

02/26/2018 / coaching, Expat, global mobility, intercultural learning, intercultural sensitivity, TCK / By Elisabeth "Elle" Weingraber-Pircher

“The real voyage of discovery consists not of seeking new lands, but of seeing with new eyes”, said Marcel Proust. The significance of these words hit me one day riding my new red Vespa along an old canal in Milan avoiding the jammed main roads and feeling very “dolce vita”. It occurred to me that getting on a scooter after years behind a steering...