Thought of the day

Out of office

An “Out of Office” message is the automated response to an incoming e-mail telling people that the recipient is presently absent from work. Normally...

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Fear of Flying

Fear of flying is certainly not helpful if you must fly frequently. Airlines are aware of this and offer their elite guests psychological support....

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Well then, cheers …

A good government cares for the health of its citizens. Such is also the case in Thailand. Everyone knows how unhealthy alcohol is and so the...

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Expat homesickness

"Expats" are those provided with a pretty financial package from their attentive parent company, at receptions, drinking "sundowners" and at luxury...

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Feudalism or masochism?

"Never say something like that to someone at home in Germany. Otherwise, they'll believe that feudalism has been resurrected here." When he asked...

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