What kind of a Multicultural are you?

Some people grow up in a monocultural household then become multicultural later in life. That is, they acquire multiple cultures sequentially – for instance, many migrants. The term for these people is achieved multiculturals. Yet many people nowadays grow up in a culturally mixed household. That is, they acquire multiple cultures simultaneously – for instance,…

Are You A Fruit Salad Or Juice?

Are you a fruit salad or juice? Do you compartmentalize or hybridize multiple cultures within yourself? What is your multicultural personality?

What Does the Titanic Have in Common with Culture?

Culture is shared, adaptive, and learned but what could it possibly have in common with the Titanic? In my previous article, I introduced the idea of multicultural individuals as people who have more than one culture. But to grasp the concept of what it means to have more than one culture, we first need to…

Multicultural Individuals in the Workplace

More people are becoming multicultural these days, meaning that they embody more than one culture. This is because globalisation and migration bring constant opportunities for different cultures to not only meet, but to interact. For example, in Australia, 28% of the population was born outside of Australia. In Canada and the US, this statistic is…