6 weeks are gone. I feel like it was only yesterday when I arrived at RSM. Honeymoon is over, I no longer care about under-eye concealer and coffee is my best friend now. The stronger, the better. Seems like I inhale every morning with the everlasting alarm melody, which wakes me up exactly at 8am, and exhale only when I hold the pillow late at night. A few seconds trying to remember what was going on during the day, then everything starts to fade: the brain just switches off. I never expected this much of a teamwork. Diversity, which we…
4 weeks have passed since the program started – my confidence was totally shattered! I arrived at RSM full of confidence. I had extended networks and could do many things that I want in my community very smoothly. I have achieved a lot and I have been trusted a lot by colleagues, clients and friends. Japanese people – people where I came from – are usually very gentle and quiet. So I could speak up first, take a lead in things that I would like to do and realize these goals. But my confidence crashed down at the very beginning….