Author Archives: Angie Weinberger

Strengthen Expatriate Mental Health

Why transform the global mobility

As I mentioned in this post during the early days of the pandemic my mother could not find yeast. Her village in Southern Germany had a yeast shortage. We don’t have a shortage of anything here in Zurich, neither toilet paper, nor yeast, even though demand for both was higher than in “normal” times. My mother likes to bake in normal times but I felt she needed to bake even more in these times.

Twelve Exercises for Psychological Safety in Global, Virtual Teams

Anne-Kristelle Carrier

We summarize exercises team leaders can use in global virtual teams to build and increase psychological safety.

Female Founders, Food and Finance

Angie Weinberger

“Why did I not learn more about Finance?” I repeatedly asked myself, since I started my own business, will I ever get my head around the financial side? Will I ever get better at managing cash flow? It didn’t make sense to me. I was good with computing cost projections and balance sheets in Global Mobility. I was an excellent math student in high school. I like numbers. My issue was that I lacked the practical understanding of a “good housewife.” I was curious to know how much a liter of milk would cost in the supermarket. I learned those little secrets of saving money in Switzerland, such as Migros and Denner are essentially under the same corporate umbrella, but […]

The Social Media Newbie Series – Part 2

Angie's grandfather already played with this teddybear. She thinks he has a lot of wisdom to share and occasionally he models for her on Insta.

GUEST POST BY NABEHA LATIF Instagram has seen dramatic development in recent years, from roughly a million clients in 2010 to more than one billion. One could contend that Instagram is an online media network like no other. Rather than words, the stage is constructed on the whole around sharing pictures and recordings. This visual contort is the reason Instagram is the social stalwart it is today — “Instagramming” is authoritatively an action word now. Assuming you are keen on getting an Instagram account or just made one but are not sure how to utilize it, you are in the right place – Here, we will cover every one of the fundamentals, so you can see why Instagram is the […]

The Social Media Newbie – Part 5 – Hosting and V-logging on YouTube

Angie Weinberger

Guest Post by Nabeha Latif, Social Media Guru If you’ve got all your social media covered, why leave out YouTube? If you haven’t gotten around to capitalizing on the video platform’s huge audience, now is better than ever! When it comes to numbers, YouTube is hitting it out of the park! With around 500 hours worth of video content uploaded every minute, no wonder, it ranks No. 2 for global and domestic web traffic globally. In the current era of media consumption and content consumption, whether it’s education, entertainment, or news updates, YouTube has a vast variety for it all. With the whole social trend gradually moving towards video-based content on almost all platforms, YouTube is in the spotlight. Surely […]