July 2015

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Bringing two wonderful leaders in the Sietar family together for a chat about their respective backgrounds and experiences in their roles within the organisation. Linda Vignac is President of Sietar France, and discusses her time living and working in France, including learning the language and protocols of her adopted country. Similarly, Patricia Coleman brings her perspective as a foreign born leader of Sietar USA, along with what has shaped her personal outlook in working and living in the USA.

For those who speak French, you have an additional treat by fast forwarding to 47:30, where Linda and Patricia switch over for extended content for you to enjoy.


This episode features an interview with Cross-Cultural Coach and Trainer Christian Höferle who shares his experience growing up in Germany, along with what brought him to the intercultural christianfield. Christian is a an active user of social media and web content as a tool to bring awareness to his business and general outlook, along with recently launching his own podcast devoted to sharing that message. He also offers a unique insight on how he has reframed his personal attitude to the German perspective of the Holocaust, and how it might be viewed as a gift we can all learn from.

Here’s how to connect with Christian;


Christian on Facebook

Christian on Twitter

Christian on Linkedin


Also, here are details on how to get more information or register for the 2015 Sietar Conference in Orlando, Florida coming up in October.