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So You’ve Decided To Teach ESL…What To Do Next!

The choice for aspiring ESL teachers is larger than ever and for some this is great news, but for many it presents a challenge…which school is right for me? Let’s face it, whether you’ve travelled abroad or not, a year commitment in a foreign country without knowing anyone or what its like [...]

2017-05-19T09:44:53+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Articles, Job Search|2 Comments

Compare salary and expenses in China and the US

For a long time now Americans have been heading to China for job opportunities. Most of them are attracted by China’s fast-growing economy and lower unemployment rate compared to the US. A lot of these expats work as English teachers because of the ever increasing demand for learning English by students of [...]

2017-05-19T09:44:53+00:00 December 2nd, 2015|Articles, Job Search, Life in China|0 Comments

Lost in Translation – Part 2

As previously mentioned in another article about China, there are several differences between living here and where we are used to. There are a few things that you notice straight away and other things that you might only realize once you have lived here a while. I’ve lived [...]

2017-11-28T08:44:47+00:00 October 7th, 2014|Articles, Life in China|0 Comments