Creating Global Opportunities When You Branch Out

Here’s a clip from the BBC about Martha Makuena, an African woman from the Congo who emigrated to Beijing more than a decade ago. She operates the city’s first official African hair salon – and  look who her clientele includes! What does it say about the appeal of black women when so many […]

Favorite Blogs #5: Paris

In case you’re thinking about going to Paris, have lived in Paris or are considering living abroad I thought I’d share a few of the blogs I’ve been reading lately. Enjoy!

Hip Paris Blog

God I Love Paris

Paris Most Wanted

Ann Mah


David Leibovitz

52 Martinis

Citizen Couture



What Life Is Like On The Other Side Of The Wall

I’ve been spending a little less time on social networking sites and more scouring the internet. One was becoming too insular as I’ve noticed a cycle of repeated conversations and observations. I used to simply add to my network but the increase in volume didn’t necessarily produce the shift or quality I was […]