EMP X BLOG

Business. Travel. Emerging Markets.
21/02/2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In popular media such as Narcos and Pablo Escobar, Colombia has been depicted as the land of drugs and a...
19/02/2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1519057098991{padding-bottom: 15px !important;}"] What is Diversity Conciousness? [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]You may have never heard of the term diversity consciousness - and...
26/01/2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Two years ago, I landed in South Africa expecting to be blown-away by the beautiful landscapes and culturally-rich country. South...
13/06/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It can be really difficult to plan your dream trip in the tight 2-week time frame given to you at...
30/05/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I've been back to Canada for a few months now from my trip to Colombia, and I think I'm still...
What is an emerging market exactly
11/05/2017
We are seeing a new trend of travel to destinations called ‘emerging markets’. These destinations are considered unique, untouched, and...
11/05/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Business trips come in many forms. Depending on what you do, that business trip might be to meet a client,...
11/05/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Let's face it: when we hit our 20's, we're ready to pack our bags and discover the world. When I...
28/04/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In case you weren't aware of the latest craze, the term bleisure has taken the travel world by storm. Bleisure...
23/04/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Taking vacation time can be difficult during your first couple years of work. This is even more difficult if you've been...
14/04/2017
You might wonder: In the digital era, who still keeps a journal? With smartphones taking over our lives and countless...
03/04/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ever since I started working with the Emerging Markets Project, I always wondered why some people cowered away when I...
28/03/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In the 1970's China opened its doors to the world, moving from a closed economy to a trading nation. Since...
26/03/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Thousands of students graduate from University every year, this we know. And this means that it is becoming increasingly difficult...
13/03/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]India has become an increasingly intriguing country for travelers to visit, especially as its economy further develops, and photos of...
06/03/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Should you try group travel, or try a more solo or intimate adventure with a friend? This has been an...
20/02/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I can't remember where or when I first saw the following quote, but these words always hit home to me. "Not...
14/02/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]When traveling to a new destination, I'm the first to spend hours researching the country's customs, culture, and norms. I wouldn't...
05/02/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Why travel? It's done more than open my eyes to new cultures around the world. It has opened my heart to...
02/02/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]There's no doubt- South Africa is one of the most highly desired destinations to visit in the world. Here at...
26/01/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Whether you are someone who has already traveled half the globe or someone who will be going on their first...
23/01/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Are you familiar with how to use the hotel star rating system to your advantage? Let's take a look and...
16/01/2017
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]China, India, South Africa, Colombia, Philippines, Malaysia, Brazil, Mexico. These countries have been called an 'emerging market' and they are...