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The Expert Expat: Your Guide to Successful Relocation Abroad (Paperback)

The Expert Expat: Your Guide to Successful Relocation Abroad By Melissa Brayer Hess, Patricia Linderman Cover Image
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Expanded and updated edition!

Trusted by thousands of families and individuals, The Expert Expat is essential reading for anyone moving overseas. Personal stories - from the authors' dozens of years abroad as well as the experience of countless expats worldwide - help prepare people for the exhilarating and daunting task of establishing a life far from home.

This new edition includes an important chapter on safety, expert advice on preventing identity theft and responding to terrorist threats and, for the increasing number of people traveling solo, guidance on networking and establishing a home. Now more than ever, The Expert Expat's practical advice and encouragement eases the challenges and helps create a rewarding experience living abroad.

About the Author

Melissa Brayer-Hess is Deputy Director of Crisis Management Training at the Foreign Service Institute Leadership and Management School.

Patricia Linderman is the associate editor of Tales From a Small Planet, a website about expat life.

Praise For…

[The Expert Expat] can help simplify, untangle, and enrich what will be one of the greatest experiences of your life!—From the Foreword by Alma Powell, wife of former US Secretary of State Colin Powell

The revised edition is even more comprehensive than the first! Readers will benefit from the newly expanded chapters, especially the one exploring the challenge of relocating third culture kids. The authors offer terrific advice on raising global nomads in the 21st century.—Robin Pascoe, author of Raising Global Nomads: Parenting Abroad in an On-Demand World

Moving abroad to live and work with family in tow is not easy, even when you have done it several times before. Linderman and Hess have covered all corners in this newly updated and revised edition of Expert Expat, which now includes valuable information on safety and security and advice on moving with children that is bang up to the minute.—Jo Parfitt, author, writer and speaker, specializing in expatriate living

Product Details
ISBN: 9781857883848
ISBN-10: 1857883845
Publisher: Nicholas Brealey
Publication Date: October 1st, 2007
Pages: 228
Language: English