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“Where are you from?” … The Question that is so often asked yet has such limited meaning …

“Where are you from?” … The Question that is so often asked yet has such limited meaning … I recently gave an interactive keynote session entitled “Re-framing and Re-sensing: Towards a Borderless World” at the International Cultural Education Symposium in St. Pölten, Austria. Using cultureQs, delegates were provoked to reflect on the background to their Read More

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We don’t need borders

We don’t need borders This is a border between two countries. Why? “Those who have no fence around their land have no enemies.” (Burundi Proverb) There are approximately 200 countries in the world today (2013), which means hundreds of artificial dividing lines between places and people in our world. And the fact that this number Read More

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The cultureQs Story

The cultureQs Story I’m frequently asked how I got the idea for cultureQs. And like so many apparently simple Questions in life, the answer is fairly complex. The brief answer that only tells part of the story … The idea for the cultureQs format arose from a client challenge, expressing a clear need. In 2002, Read More