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Going Abroad Alone Increases Your Performance

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Having time alone is important for personal development. Solo traveling forces you into uncomfortable situations where you must find common ground with people who speak different languages, have different beliefs, and come from different backgrounds.

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Going on a trip alone can change and improve your performance.

Here's why:
1. You Learn to Build Relationships from Nothing
2. You Gain Self-Awareness
3. You Learn How to Take Ownership of Poor Results
4. You Learn How to Problem Solve Independently
5. You Learn to Trust Your Own Impressions
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Is going abroad alone something you would do? Do you think traveling alone is something that could be helpful to you? What are some ways traveling alone can benefit you?
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If money is not an issue, i would definitely take the opportunity to travel alone. I definitely agree that there are a lot of things that can be learned when you are by yourself in a foreign place. Resourcefulness is one of the things that I can add to the list of this article.
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A variation of going abroad alone is to go get assigned to a different branch or department in your company. You'll learn.
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Finding your way around a new and unfamiliar environment can be tough, but just like living alone, it will force you to become more self-reliant. There is nobody around to help you out and you need to adapt to different circumstances, which often means acquiring new skills along the way.
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Deciphering an entirely new cultural and social context helps a person develop valuable problem solving skills. The goal of any foreigner is to figure out the new environment as quickly as possible and view it as a social and cultural puzzle that needs to be figured out, and this hones your creativity.
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Deciphering an entirely new cultural and social context helps a person develop valuable problem solving skills. The goal of any foreigner is to figure out the new environment as quickly as possible and view it as a social and cultural puzzle that needs to be figured out, and this hones your creativity.
It also makes you more adaptable to new things.
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You start finding new ways of communicating with people, you are inspired by the local cultural sites, and you learn to improvise when faced with an unfamiliar situation.
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You will adapt more easily and realize that the way people interact can be very different. This experience will prepare you for future encounters of similar nature.
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If you are uncertain on how to approach people that are of different origin or how to understand them, you are going to benefit greatly from this. There is no better way to learn how to understand a culture than to spend some time living in that particular environment.
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If you are uncertain on how to approach people that are of different origin or how to understand them, you are going to benefit greatly from this. There is no better way to learn how to understand a culture than to spend some time living in that particular environment.
I couldn't agree more with you on this.
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People start panicking and have a hard time navigating their way around traveling alone. It will let you overcome these kinds of lacking really quickly. After all, your alertness level will be much higher, and you will be forced to learn your environment quickly.
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You get a new perspective on life and start treating it very differently. It’s not that you become addicted to travel, but you do start to feel an urge for further exploration.
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No matter what your occupation is, whether you are employed, self-employed or run your own business; tolerance is essential if you want to get ahead in life. When you are away from home, you are kind of forced to interact with unknown people, language and cultures and this really helps strengthen your ability to tolerate.
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Many of us find ourselves with more free time. There aren’t many family commitments or deadlines to keep in mind, which gives one enough time to plan your days. This is particularly helpful for those who struggle with time-management. You learn to plan ahead such as planning your day, planning what to eat, planning your budget. In the long run, this practice will help you stay productive by enabling you to anticipate obstacles and make better plans.
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