Digging beneath statistics and reports, this book explores the human and humorous side of expat life in Singapore, through the delightfully different narrative styles of 20 expatriates living in this bustling Singapore.
The contributors are a truly ecletic group - kindergarden teachers, financial planners, editors, engineers and more - who come from a wide range of countries: India, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand, the UK, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Korea, Philippines, Germany, China and Hungary. Their range of experiences is bound to provide new insights for anyone reading this book.
Joys, discoveries, frustrations, tips, cultural slips, quirky personalities, provocative insights, raunchy digs -this book has it all!
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Dr. Madanmohan Rao is a consultant and prolific author, blogger and tweeter on subjects ranging from knowledge management and new media to world music and travel.
Madan grew up in India, went to graduate school in the US, and worked in Italy and Brazil. He was formerly communications director at the United Nations Inter Press Service bureau in New York, and vice president at IndiaWorld Communications in Bombay.
He is the editor of five book series: The Asia Pacific Internet Handbook, The Knowledge Management Chronicles, AfricaDotEdu, World of Proverbs and The Global Citizen .
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Book Description Booksmith, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 290 pages. 8.90x6.00x0.90 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 981087927X