The Art of Having Friends in Far Away Places

Staying in touch with people after you've moved away can be challenging. After three moves in the last five years, it's a struggle I know all too well. It can be hard to work around crazy time differences and the general busyness of everyday life. Here's my advice on how to overcome those hurdles and… Continue reading The Art of Having Friends in Far Away Places

So You’ve Made It To New Zealand, Now What?

First off, congrats if you've made it to New Zealand! Now that you're here, you may be starting to realize that those months of planning and filling out paperwork may not be over just yet. If it's all feeling a little overwhelming, here are 5 things you can do within the first few days of… Continue reading So You’ve Made It To New Zealand, Now What?

6 Tips For Networking From Overseas

When people find out that I'm moving to New Zealand, they almost always ask me about what I’ll do for work. Thankfully, a partner resident visa doesn't have any employment restrictions. I’m hoping to find a job quickly because its almost November now and like the States, companies don’t usually hire during the holiday season.… Continue reading 6 Tips For Networking From Overseas