Living Work 

7 points that increase email responses in Thailand – How to send emails in Thailand

The email response rate in Thailand is quite low. Ah who are we kidding: It barely exists. It doesn’t matter where, who or what you email about. Sure, corporations are more likely to reply. However emphasis on more likely. Still not sure. When it comes to Universities or small businesses…good luck. Especially when it comes to more advanced or detailed requests. In order to increase the likelihood of a response there are a few things that have to be proven important for me. 1.) Short subjects. Don’t use fancy words….

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Living Teaching Traveling Work 

2 Years working, living & traveling in Thailand – A personal review

Welcome to an upclose and extremely personal recap of my past two years over here in Thailand. This is not a super informational post but more a ‘what happened so far’ kinda thing with a lot of extremely personal opinions and biased conclusions. Just so you know. And yes, that was the first of many bad musical references. Furthermore I’ll divide this post into the three familiar parts Living, Traveling and Teaching/Work. Disclaimer: //end Let’s start with the easy and for most people probably most interesting part: Traveling. Over the…

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Featured Work 

How to find jobs in Thailand – Thai Job Boards

Over the past few weeks the search queries aiming on ‘jobs in thailand’ and ‘how to find jobs in thailand’ have been increasing on this site so I thought I’ll give it a shot and explain quickly some of the best ways to find  jobs in The Land Of Smile. Like in the western world, the internet is the place to go especially if you are not able to read Thai newspapers. English language newspaper postings are usually also available online. So let’s check some of the best online boards…

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Featured Work 

How many golf balls are there in Thailand?

A few days ago I came across a quite nice job interview question. ‘How many golf balls are there in Thailand?’. While this is obviously thought to urge the interviewee to approach a totally out of concept task/question I, being located in Thailand, can relate much more to this question. So let’s see how we can take this on. At first a few different approaches come to my mind. Let’s what we can come up with: 1.) The smart ass answer: 21,398,472 Why? Prove me wrong! 2.) Guess from the hip: 12,000,000 Why? Well….

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