The best city in the world

Before I departed for this trip, I had many expectations for myself. Regarding my personal expectations, I wanted to step outside my comfort zone and explore every possible thing on this trip. I wanted to avoid my lazy tendencies and explore all day every day to see everything about Sydney. For myself, I wanted to…

Attitudes and Beliefs toward Travel

I still remember the very moment the 16-year-old me had just landed in New York City from China with nothing but two 50 lb suitcases: the bustling noise of the busy streets, the different, diverse looks of NYC pedestrians, the bright yet fierce glare of the summer sun…everything felt new, strange, a bit terrifying except…

Value Network Principles

Unbank Ventures sells tickets for a variety of events. We are currently offering tickets to four events that will be held in Silicon Valley, New York, Seattle, and Washington D.C.. We are FinTech company. We suggest the events to people from other companies who are decision makers such as directors of marketing, CEOs, CMOs, or…

Takeaways

Since arriving back in the States, I have had time to reflect upon the incredible five weeks experience that South Africa had offered me. Whether it’s minor details like learning to navigate international airports on my own or now being educated in the heartbreaking history of the country, I can confidently say that I grew…

Confidence and Observation

I am at the point in my program where the end is in sight, and I am rushing to do everything I want to do in Paris before I must go home! It saddens me that I will be leaving soon, I feel as though I could spend much more time here. I am learning…

The Passion Supply Chain

Value Network Principles The company I work for, Passion Communications, it a boutique creative marketing agency. Because of this, the supply chain network for their company is different than most businesses in the marketing and advertising field. The raw inputs required consist of brain power and devotion to the creation of promotional art. The Passion…

Czech Your Privilege: My Thoughts on Travel

One suggested topic for a blog post is “thoughts about travel”. In the description, we are supposed to talk about our experiences traveling, what traveling as an American is like, and differences we notice between cultures. Maybe this is the social work major in me but I want to spin this a little bit and…

Back Home

I have now been back in the United States and home from South Africa for 12 days, and I have been fully able to reflect on my experience abroad. People always say that study abroad is a great experience and that for some, it is there favorite thing they do during their college careers. It…

One Month

Heyo! I have officially been here one month. I am still in one piece, and I am pretty used to the 9-5 thing. The trip seems to be moving really fast now, so I need to make sure that I am staying active and exploring. This past weekend I went to London. It was amazing….