Juggling 10 cups of coffee while trying to navigate a revolving door… collecting birthday cards for the client’s kid… coming into the office first and leaving last… not being paid.
It is easy not to feel like an expat in Singapore. According to the ever-reliable Wikipedia, the tiny country is home to over 2 million non-Singaporeans – over one third of the population. While this might suggest a smooth process of acculturation, it turns out there are plenty of subtle and less-subtle reminders that I am in fact 9,500 miles from home.
Tags: Expat life