Here I explain what nowism is, how it manifests in the Chinese workplace and what, if anything, can be done to spare you from this sickness.
This article aims to give first time expat teachers in China some practical advice about how to prepare, what to let slide, and what not to tolerate from your new school.
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Why is it that so many ESL teachers in China almost apologize as they tell others their profession? “I’m just an English teacher.” How is it that the most popular job for expats in China is a taboo subject for some?
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