If you live with your family, it’s a simple life. When you become an expat, you actually hustle, you try many things, you take challenges, and then you take THE lead. Then when you experience independence, everything becomes different. When I entered university, I had problems with presentations & public speaking. I started taking part in many things to improve myself. I joined many societies; … Continue reading A 180 Degrees All The Way From Karachi To Kuala Lumpur
What I am grateful is to have friends that I can call my family. One of my dreams was to study abroad. I decided to pursue my MBA in Malaysia because of not only fascinating culture, friendly people, convenient facilities but also an opportunity to be able working in this country. My MBA program required me to have an internship in the last semester. I … Continue reading From An Intern To A Permanent. Support Goal 4.
My dream since the very childhood was to work abroad, gain some experience, and then come back home in Kazakhstan and to implement all the knowledge I got developing my country. After my graduation from university in Almaty, I spent one and a half year working as an Android developer. Then, I decided to upgrade my qualification, and in order to do so, I moved … Continue reading Dreams Come True. How Kazakhstani Became An Expat In Malaysia
I believe the way I live right now is a life that is worth living. You are not actually living one life: each country, each person you talk to, each moment you experience are like a new life chapter that you are adding in your “life book”, which is amazing. It’s like traveling through time and space: difference in cultures, the difference in understanding, the … Continue reading She started from Egypt “where it all begins”
My parents taught me: “Asking might be a shame of 5 minutes, but not knowing is a shame of the whole life”. I’ve been living abroad quite a while now. The first time when I went to live and work abroad by myself was to Belgium. I worked for a telecom company in supply chain department, which was my professional field at that time. I … Continue reading Behind the scenes. From Ukraine to Malaysia
There’s a term “opportunity cost” – whatever you are doing now has to be, has to have a higher value than whatever you could have in your home country. To be honest, in my life, I never thought that I could be living the way I’m living now. When I was a teenager, I had a dream to have my own car, my house but … Continue reading The decedent of the Aztecs in Malaysia
When I go back to Syria, I think that I am in a different world, entirely different. Actually, I never thought of traveling overseas when I was a schoolboy. However, every Syrian man knows that at one point he has two choices once he finishes his studies: he either travels for five years or serves two years in military services. When the war started back … Continue reading How Syrian became an Expat in Malaysia