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Seaweed Soup for Birthdays: Celebrating Korean Style

Posted on June 16, 2015 by QEQ Intern

 

1st Birthdays are Huge Celebrations in Korea

1st Birthdays are Huge Celebrations in Korea

 

Have you heard of unusual birthday dishes from other countries? They’re not all cakes and pastries, or the things Canadians typically associate with birthdays. Different cultures have different traditional foods. Chinese people celebrate their birthdays by eating noodles, and in Korea, people eat seaweed soup.

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Door Prizes in Korea: Even small things can vary from Culture to Culture

Posted on June 10, 2015 by QEQ Intern

 

Be Aware: Door Prizes Can Vary from Culture to Culture

Be Aware: Door Prizes Can Vary from Culture to Culture

 

By our Korean Intern, Hana.

I’d like to talk about something different this time. Door prize gifts. It seems like such a tiny thing, but, even this little gift can vary from culture to culture.

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Cultural Differences Between Korea and Canada – Parting Words from Younghun, our Korean Intern

Posted on May 6, 2015 by QEQ Intern

 

Younghun's Farewell Lunch with QEQ's Tina Sun and Vanessa Vachet

Younghun’s Farewell Lunch with QEQ’s Tina Sun and Vanessa Vachet

Younghun is our Korean Intern.

Here’s his take on the cultural differences he’s observed during his time at QEQ

 

When I came to Vancouver for the first time, it was actually kind of a challenge.

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Richmond Multicultural Community Services: The 2015 Diversity Conference

Posted on April 23, 2015 by QEQ Intern

 

Images from the 2015 Richmond Diversity Conference

Images from the 2015 Richmond Diversity Conference

 

My name is Younghun and I am an intern at QEQ. 

I went to the Diversity Dialogue Conference, which was held in Richmond on April 9th, 2015.

Naturally, I have an interest in cultural diversity, since I am currently living in Vancouver.

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Parting Words from Our QEQ Interns: Masa and Hunter

Posted on January 30, 2015 by Vanessa Vachet

We  are always pleasantly amazed when our international student interns, newcomers to Canada, are effectively and efficiently integrated into our workplace, but retain their unique viewpoint and unique cultural insights.

One way new team members can contribute so quickly is through the use of Google Translate.…

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We are new interns!

Posted on January 30, 2015 by QEQ Intern
Daruma

This is a Daruma from Japan.

Hello! We are Haruka MORI and Yusuke NATSUME, new interns at Quote EndQuote!

 

– My name is Haruka MORI. I am from Osaka, Japan.

I am working on marketing projects involving Social Media.…

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My intern life!!

Posted on January 23, 2015 by QEQ Intern
Yuki is leaving.

See you, Yuki. Best of luck!

I’ve just finished my 12 week internship. I feel it was short time but I have experienced a lot of things. Alisa gave me so many great opportunities. I went to many places where I would never go if I were just a Japanese university student.…

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