Traditional Korean Music And Dance Performances

“Movement Korea” Performance Recap Besides mathematics, I believe one of the other languages that connect people is music.  Gwanggaeto Samulnori Art Company has performed in 20 countries promoting traditional Korean musicals and entertainment.  I attended their latest project: 2018 LA Ari Project “Movement Korea” at the Korean Cultural Center in Los Angeles. The night began with rhythmic music filling the Ari Hall theatre.  There were … Continue reading Traditional Korean Music And Dance Performances

Small Business Interview: Brandon Walcutt, Kohsi Design Centre

Brandon Walcutt, Kohsi Design Centre I first met Mr. Walcutt (right), as a presenter at Seoul Global Center.  He presented “Business Plan Writing and Presenting” as part of the business class I attended in South Korea. He lived in South Korea for more than 16 years and now resides in New York, NY.  Previously, he was a co-owner of a publishing company, and more recently … Continue reading Small Business Interview: Brandon Walcutt, Kohsi Design Centre

A Thirty-Something Korean American's Journey To Korea

A Thirty-Something Korean American’s Journey To Korea

This guest post is written by Linda.  I first met Linda, during the one day tour of the Garden of Morning Calm and Petite France in South Korea.  It has been over a year since our first meeting.  During that time we have bonded over our love of travel, food, and family stories.  Below is her inspiring journey of moving and finding employment in Korea.  It … Continue reading A Thirty-Something Korean American’s Journey To Korea

Visiting The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art, LACMA Lights, Los Angeles

Visiting the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Art of Korea Exhibit Tour Recently, I went to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and visited their exhibition on the Art of Korea.  First, I must say that although I have lived in Los Angeles for more than fifteen years I have never been to the museum.  I don’t know why, but I always feel as though I have to go to another … Continue reading Visiting the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Small Business Grant Writing Basics

15 Tips for Writing A Grant Proposal    There are many categories for grant allocations (Federal, State, Local, Corporate) geared towards small businesses.  Although, the writing process may seem daunting these awards can be great resources for entrepreneurs. Here are some basics tips for writing your next grant proposal or crowdsourcing campaigns. Understanding the grant proposal eligibility requirements:  i.e. locations, demographics, company industry, detailed explanation of how … Continue reading Small Business Grant Writing Basics

10 Website and Apps for Visitors To South Korea

10 Websites And Apps For Visitors To South Korea

Necessary Information For A Trip To South Korea I want to share a list of mobile apps, websites and helpful numbers that are necessary for tourist or expats who visit South Korea.  This list will assist you with traveling, ordering food, and knowing the proper procedures if you experience an emergency situation. Useful Phone Numbers Dial 1330 (In Korea) – Korea Travel Hotline I couldn’t … Continue reading 10 Websites And Apps For Visitors To South Korea

Breaking Down Cultural Barriers In Seoul South Korea

How To Stay Warm During Winter In South Korea

No Heat & No Flannel Pajamas!  Lesson Learned. Since, the weather keeps reverting, rain and snow in some parts of the United States when it should be getting warmer outside, I want to go back to something that happened during my first Winter at Hankuk University dormitory I forgot to post. My heart went out inside my dorm room.  At first, I thought I just … Continue reading How To Stay Warm During Winter In South Korea

How To Find The Right International Franchise

Are You Interested In Owning A Business Overseas? I read an article that stated opening an iPhone repair shop is a great startup business.  It’s also a skill set that you can use international or in the U.S.  The statistics stated that iPhone repair shops owners can charge $60 to repair your iPhone (price varies by region). This means if you repair 10 phones a … Continue reading How To Find The Right International Franchise

A List Of Websites Great For Conducting Research

A List Of Websites Great For Conducting Research

Are You Looking For Information? Whether you’re writing a small business grant, business plan or angel investor pitch at some point you will need to check facts.  While attending classes at California State University Northridge I often found myself within the library halls searching rows of books.  Below is a list of great organizations to research statistical data as your go-to for professional citation documentation. … Continue reading A List Of Websites Great For Conducting Research

The Last Hurrah: At Least For This Trip

Seoul, South Korea Expat Finality My last month in South Korea I would go on a trip every weekend to eat lunch and have dessert.  I liked combining the two, like when I went to my first vegan festival.  I shared this recurring theme with another friend who lived in Korea. What were my plans for returning to the United States was a recurring question … Continue reading The Last Hurrah: At Least For This Trip