Korean Cultural Center in Los Angeles, California Experience

I decided I would share a place that I’ve been visiting since I was first introduced to Korean dramas and Korean music.  The place I’m discussing is the Korean Cultural Center in Los Angeles, California. I first started going to the Cultural Center almost three years ago when I decided to take my first Korean Language class.  The Center is dedicated to expanding the knowledge … Continue reading Korean Cultural Center in Los Angeles, California Experience

7 Things To Do After Applying To A Korean Language Program

So, you’ve researched online and applied to a Korean Language program in Seoul, South Korea that you want to attend.  Whether you’re applying for a short-term or regular semester program here are the next steps you will need to complete your preparations to attend a foreign language program. #1. Pay Fees (Tuition & Dormitory) An invoice will be emailed with an attachment itemizing the tuition … Continue reading 7 Things To Do After Applying To A Korean Language Program

Tips For Bloggers & Entrepreneurs

The learning curve of starting a small business has been a steep and steady incline. The age-old adage one step forward, two steps back swirls around in my head. Whether it has been learning new social sharing applications like Pinterest or trying to articulate business goals while writing a business plan.  You don’t know, what you don’t know until you know it. Research.  I love … Continue reading Tips For Bloggers & Entrepreneurs

Maangchi: Korean Grocery Store Blog

Emily Kim aka Maangchi Demystifies The Korean Grocery Store Yesterday, I was debating on whether I should posts a blog on necessary mobile applications while traveling Korea.  The alternative was posting a business startup checklist I created.  While I was being indecisive I did what I always do, I researched on the internet what has already been covered.  After finding different articles and blog posts … Continue reading Maangchi: Korean Grocery Store Blog

Startup Assistance in Seoul

Startup Competitions and Meetup Groups in South Korea Obtaining positive reviews from consumers is crucial to any business future success.  The term “Word-Of-Mouth” is one of the words that perfectly describe South Korea’s business culture.  If you’re interested in the startup scene in South Korea check out these resources to assist foreigners with business development. K-Startup Grand Challenge The “K-Startup Grand Challenge” is administered by the … Continue reading Startup Assistance in Seoul

Free Korean Language Classes Online

Methods To Study Hangul Online Have you ever imagined what it’s like to go into a store and not be able to read any of the food packaging?   It has been suggested that before you travel to South Korea you learn basic Hangul.  While you can travel to Korea without knowing the language odds are you will experience the language barrier at some point … Continue reading Free Korean Language Classes Online

Facebook Groups To Join For South Korea Expats

Facebook Groups Do you want to read about foreigners experience while living in South Korea?  Whether you’re an English teacher, a bargain hunter, or an entrepreneur look no further than these specialized groups. Entrepreneurs In Seoul (EIS) The group focuses on connecting entrepreneurs to influential people in media, government, and investors.  The group has over 2,000 members and counting and most posts focus on upcoming … Continue reading Facebook Groups To Join For South Korea Expats

American YouTubers In South Korea You Need To Follow

I want to share with you some of my favorite American YouTubers who live in South Korea! When I seriously began to consider living abroad in South Korea I wanted to know what “A Day in Seoul” resembled.  There are thousands of YouTubers out there vlogging about their life.  Here are some of my favorites who urged me forward with their videos of snowcapped mountains while relaxing … Continue reading American YouTubers In South Korea You Need To Follow