Three Things Successful Expats Do
When we’re moving to a new destination to embrace a new adventure or just because it’s the best opportunity for our families we often fantasied about our new homes. Our initial assumption is that if it’s abroad, it must be exciting. But the truth is most new things are appealing because they are a novelty. If you have lived in many different places by now you know that this initial phase will pass and order to adapt well and thrive anywhere it takes more than the expat excitement.
The Three Things Successful Expats Do During the First Week
- They establish a routine.
- They exercise.
- They laugh at themselves.
Successful adaptation doesn’t just happen. It takes planning, getting out of your comfort zone, and discipline.