Month: May 2016

Rudeness lies in the eyes of the beholder

According to the BBC, during a garden party at Buckingham Palace, ‘the Queen has been filmed saying Chinese officials were "very rude" during last year's state visit by President Xi Jinping.’ This information has come to light a day after Mr Cameron’s comments on corruption in Algeria and Afghanistan. It’s been a week full of…

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ASBIRO Event Birmingham

I had the great pleasure to speak about the importance of intercultural competence as a soft skill at the ASBIRO Networking Group event in Birmingham. The event took place on 23rd April 2016 in Polish Millennium House, Birmingham. I got the chance to listen to Terry Lowrie Herz about how networking improves your prospects and…

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9th Congress of Polish Student Societies

The 9th Congress of Polish Student Societies, an annual conference organised since 2008 to unite Polish students, was a great success. It was initiated at Oxford University and the main aim is to forge the leaders of tomorrow, promote Polish culture and provide students with opportunities in the best international and Polish companies. I felt…

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