Working in your own country can be difficult enough. You may not like your work colleagues, the department or company culture or
simply the job itself. But when you move abroad you have all of these problems and cultural differences too.
So should you work abroad?
Well, theory suggests that some people may be able to deal with life in another culture more
easily than others.
Listen to Richard Cook. What four characteristics does he say you need to work abroad successfully?
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CAN I WORK ABROAD? PAGE 1 OF 2 NEXT
PART 1: INTRODUCTION
PART 2: CAN I WORK ABROAD?
PART 3: STEREOTYPES AND OTHER ISSUES
PART 4: SOURCES OF HELP
PART 5: RICHARD'S TIP & USEFUL LINKS
PART 6: USEFUL VOCABULARY AND PHRASES