Why Corporate Boards Should Be Looking for a Few Good Women

What does it take to convince leaders that having female representation on corporate boards will enhance their bottoms lines? My friend Anna Catalano and I share our thoughts on why it’s important.

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Global Mindset Survey Launched – Take it Now!

In an effort to collect data on raising global children, my writing partner, Rebecca Weiner, and I have created a short, anonymous survey. Appreciate it if you’d take it!

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Global Careers are Hotter than Ever!

Go Global! was launched last September yet continues to generate significant media attention. Latest buzz in the Wall Street Journal, Upstart BusinessJournal and Fabulous Magazine! Check it out and launch your Go Global! career today!

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Why Summer Learning Needs to Include International Studies—Even for K-5 Students

Guest blogger Angela Jackson writes about the easy yet important ways to keep up the global learning over the summer.

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Globally Competitive Does Not Mean Globally Competent

As parents, teachers, administrators, politicians and businesses, we must work together to revamp our school districts and curricula so that we graduate globally competitive and competent students who are prepared to work in the global marketplace. We cannot say that we’re preparing our students for the 21st century if we don’t include foreign language study.

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Guest Blogger: Moving to Beijing After Graduation – A Year in Review

Nathan Nault has spent the last year in Beijing; he moved after he graduated. Read about his adventures so far!

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Top Tips for Grads: Financial Advice with a Global Twist

Graduation season is upon us and with it lots of practical advice and tips for these newly minted grads. GO Global! is my number one piece of advice and I’ve incorporated it in my my Top Tips with a global twist for new grads.

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Guest Blogger: One Soon-to-be Grad’s Advice on Going Global

Maria Villaquiran, a soon-to-be-graduate from The George Washington University who hails from Colombia, shares what she’s learned about developed and developing markets during her travels.

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Learning 2 or 20 Languages: Is There a Secret?

I recently finished Michael Erard’s latest book, Babel No More, in which he does a fabulous job of taking the reader on an international, historical adventure of polyglots and hyperpolyglots. The book reads much more like a novel at times than an academic treatise. And that’s a good thing.

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Investing in Women Pays Off for Business

Investing in women has a multiplier effect for economic growth. Since we know investing in women pays off, now it is time to put our money where our knowledge shows it will be most effective — in women.

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