A 180 Degrees All The Way From Karachi To Kuala Lumpur

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…

From An Intern To A Permanent. Support Goal 4.

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…

Dreams Come True. How Kazakhstani Became An Expat In Malaysia

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…

She Started From Egypt “Where It All Begins”

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…

Behind The Scenes. From Ukraine To Malaysia

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…

The Decedent Of The Aztecs In 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…

How Syrian Became An Expat 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…