Discover Cultures


How many people have you met from abroad? How often do you see different lifestyles on TV or the internet? The answers may surprise you. How many countries have you visited or simply read about? Our exposure to different cultures is huge nowadays. And it is getting bigger with globalization.

Still, people are oblivious to different norms and traditions. Many expect others to accept and assimilate their own “superior” culture. This is a sure way to exclude people and dump their relationships.

This is why I decided to address the topic of Culture in the CONNECT pillar. Apart from helping people connect with each other, the discussions here offer insights to aid someone in their life journey.

The subjects I plan to cover are: (in no specific order)

You can read a new article every 4 weeks. I will upload a new post every first Sunday of the month (10 am UTC) on a different category each time.

Stay tuned and remember: Life is all around. Cultures are full of it.

For emotional and territorial reasons, every culture is valuable to the respective population. Yet, little do we know about the process our cultures have followed to become what they are today. This post talks about some of the ingredients that create the shape of our societies.

People seem to excel better when they live and work together. 10 people can achieve more if they work as a group than if they work independently. In one way, a culture is a certain arrangement of rules and patterns through which individuals can live and thrive together. However, people seem to believe that cultures cannot be chosen.