Instructions for filling out the Moving Abroad Success Predictor
This test contains 12 multiple choice questions. For the best result, try to award the scores as honestly as possible for yourself. The total assessment will take approximately 5 minutes to complete.
In the test the terms “home country” and “host country” are used. Home country is the country you are from (and which culture you’re familiar with) and host country is the country you are moving to. Now please start your Moving Abroad Success Predictor!
Question 1. What are your reasons for moving abroad?
Question 2. Are you aware of the differences in communication style between your home and host country?
Question 3. Do you speak the local language?
Question 4. Are you aware of the difference in values and beliefs between your home and host country?
Question 5. Do the people back home support the fact that you are living abroad?
Question 6. How flexible are you?
Question 7. Are you aware what moving abroad for impact can have on a partner who is accompanying you?
Question 8. Are you aware what moving abroad for impact can have on children?
Question 9. Do you need a visa for your host country?
Question 10. Do you expect a financial or practical hurdle in case you would like to return to your home country again?
Question 11. Do you have knowledge about the main pitfalls people encounter when moving abroad (f.i. culture shock, homesickness, identity crisis and guilt)?
Question 12. Will you have a strong support network in your host country?