When will my turn come? Didn’t we agree that both our careers were equally important? Sound familiar? All too often, one career takes precedence over the other, and the dreams of a dual career marriage disintegrate into dust. And it’s even more complicated if you are globally mobile. Juggling two careers with multiple moves –… Read More Whose Career – Yours, Mine or Ours? Out Now
Expat Life Stripped Bare Nine women share the emotional and practical realities of life away from ‘home’. Edited by Carrie Frais of MumAbroad. “Divorce, death, alcoholism… these are women’s real stories about what lies beneath the Facebook veneer of life abroad. They may be a harsh wake-up call in many cases, but their stories are also refreshing,… Read More #LivingTheDream – 2nd Ed, Revised and Expanded
“This handbook offers a good structure for the deep reflections and discussions you need to have as an International Career Couple.” Sandra Jensen Landi (Danish Ambassador) & Martin Landi (Senior Global Adviser) “Well-researched, practical and inspiring. A must-read for couples and employers alike.” Jacqui Brassey (McKinsey) & Nicholas Brassey (Ahold Delhaize) “An invaluable resource for… Read More Here We Are – What the Experts Say
In this episode of Teenage Kids, podcaster Helen Wills of Actually Mummy talks to Toni Summers Hargis, author of How to Stand Up to Sexism. Toni is mother to a teenage girl who experiences the same sexism as Toni did as a teenager.
“Thank goodness for this book. It’s a must-read for anyone who wants attitudes to change.” Victoria Derbyshire, British journalist, newsreader and broadcaster “With this brilliant handy guide, all women will have the perfect response to any sexist remark at their fingertips. Brava!” Eleanor Mills, founder of Noon.org.uk and former Editorial Director of The Sunday Times “How often have… Read More How To Stand Up To Sexism, What the Experts Say…
A Creative Process for Navigating Change by Sara J. Simons The Art of Transition guides you through strategic processing, utilizing both logic (left-brain engagement) exercises, and creative brain integration (right-brain engagement) through simple but effective art and movement exercises. How do we approach transition—especially difficult and often unwanted transitions—with our whole selves, not just our… Read More Out Now – The Art of Transition
The International Career Couple Handbook Here We Are – The International Career Couple Handbook provides a new way to approach internationally mobile talent. From a foundation of deeply caring for a global workforce, it offers real-life insights into the challenges and opportunities for International Career Couples (ICC) and the organisations that deploy them. With in-depth… Read More Out Now – Here We Are
Inspirational illustrated titles from Springtime Books.
Expat, author, Lindsay de Feliz, was cruelly murdered in December 2019 near her home in the Dominican Republic. Lindsay wrote about her extraordinary life in her witty and candid best-selling memoirs What About Your Saucepans and Life After My Saucepans. To honour Lindsay, Summertime Publishing and Springtime Books have introduced the 2020 Lindsay de Feliz… Read More Introducing the Lindsay de Feliz New Writer of Expat Memoir Award
Author, Joanne Pasquale, talks to Sassy Mama about her family, her life in Singapore, homeschooling her son Jamie who has special needs, and about her first book. Read more…. Joanne’s book, A Positive Result, is out on Summertime Publishing very soon.
The Expat Bookshop is brought to you by Summertime Publishing and Springtime Books. The bookshop is the place to find interesting, amusing and informative books written by expats for expats. From moving abroad, country guides and expatriate memoir to books about emotional well being, third culture kids, family life and making a living anywhere in the world,… Read More The Expat Bookshop Renewed