This article shows you how to move to Thailand from the UK, survive the first year, and thrive in the Land of Smiles.
Once upon a time, conventional wisdom held that you had two choices if you wanted to stay in Thailand long-term. You could don flippers and become a dive instructor. Or you could don a necktie and become an English teacher. The Thai Ministry of Labour’s draconian list restricts an enormous number of opportunities. Looking at […]
While working on the recently released book, Working in Thailand: How to Ditch the Desk, Board the Flight, and Land the Job, one theme that seemed to pop up again and again in the 30-odd interviews I conducted with successful expats in Thailand was that when it comes to finding work in Thailand, it’s not […]
Picture the scene. You’re an office drone. And it’s a rainy Tuesday afternoon in February. You’ve just spent the last four hours reciting a scripted telephone conversation to some indifferent leads. You’re counting down the minutes until you can take a toilet break for the sheer variety it brings to your day, but your supervisor […]
This article is the second part of our Thailand international school series. If you’d like to learn more about international schools’ tier systems, accreditation, curricula, and more, check out International Schools in Thailand: A Primer for Expat Parents. What follows is more information on seven of the most well-known international schools in Bangkok. These do […]