If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics are well underway, and the games have brought us not only the best from athletes around the world, but a chance to peek into South Korean culture, and to also see some of the cross-cultural connections that the athletes make between each other.
The Marine Corps Community Services center at MCAS Iwakuni offers Marines hands-on opportunities to learn about Japanese culture through their Cultural Adaptations program. Today we highlight some recent events hosted by Cultural Adaptations.
A military contractor discusses his experience visiting the Hiroshima Peace Memorial.
A service member discusses business card protocol.
A Japanese national discusses the influence of Confucianism on Japanese society.
In this video, a service member discusses the importance of building rapport and taking an empathetic approach.
A retired service member discusses work-life balance in Japan.
A service member discusses socializing and drinking in Japan.
A service member discusses engaging with the culture and language in Japan.