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TEACHING INTERN: MY CHINA ADVENTURE!

My year long internship with ImmerQi is drawing to a close; and although my time in china is over, the memories from here will be everlasting. A constant source of happiness and amusement. The highlight for me by far is the job. I never knew it was possible to love as...
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TEACHING INTERN: OMAR IN CHINA, OR ADVENTURE IS ALWAYS AROUND

The entire flight over to China it didn’t really feel like I was going to a different country and experience a different culture. As I was in the airport it hit me when I tried to fill my water bottle and was only given the option for hot water, I guess this is where...
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BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT INTERN: CONSULTING FIRMS IN BEIJING AND WHAT TO EXPECT

When I booked my flight to officially go to Beijing, China for a corporate consulting internship, I was a mixed bag of emotions. On one hand, I had heard many different stories, good and bad, from friends and family about their experiences in China and its people, I...
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TEACHING INTERN: TEACHING IN THIS PLACE CALLED CHINA!

TEACHING INTERN: TEACHING IN THIS PLACE CALLED CHINA!

Sitting on the bus, daydreaming, then I look up. It hits me for the 100th time. I’m in China! The feeling is surreal. I was told it feels like you are in a dream like state when you are in China and it really does feel like that. It was late summer 2016 when I applied...

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ROW, ROW, ROW YOUR BOAT – DUAN WU FESTIVAL

Dragon Boat Festival, often known as Duan Wu Jie (端午节 Duān Wǔ Jié), is a traditional holiday originating in China. The holiday occurs on the fifth day of the fifth month on lunar calendar. You can also call it the Double Fifth Festival. For the year of 2017, we are...

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AU PAIR: FULL IMMERSION WORKING AS AN AU PAIR IN BEIJING

AU PAIR: FULL IMMERSION WORKING AS AN AU PAIR IN BEIJING

There's nothing quite like travelling to the other side of the world and having the glorious opportunity to experience a completely different culture. In my opinion, travelling to a foreign country just to stay in swanky hotels and visit the odd tourist attraction is...

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PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT INTERN: CAN’T WAIT TO EXPLORE MORE!

Hello! My name is Kelly Brethauer, my Chinese name is 乐琴灵! I am currently interning in Beijing, China as a Planning and Development Department Ministers Assistant. Some of my responsibilities include assisting with market analysis research and translating documents. I...

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