French Insider Podcast Episode 8: Tips for French Individuals Relocating to the US: Dos & Don’ts, Hiring, and Adjusting to Cultural Differences with Romain Poirot


Romain Poirot is the Managing Partner of French Morning. French Morning is the first e-magazine in the United States directed to the French- speaking community living in the U.S. , as well as French people traveling to the U.S. . Created in 2007, it is a local service for a global community, with more than +180,000 visitors per month and +90,000 followers on Facebook and Instagram.

Romain joins us today from New York to discuss the challenges, advice, do's and don'ts and everything that every French relocating to the U.S. should know before making the move. Romain shares his experience of over 10 years living in the U.S. and talks about the cultural, professional and financial similarities and differences between living in France and living in the U.S.

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What We Discussed in This Episode

  • International relocation: Do's and don'ts
  • How to get hired in the US
  • Private retirement plans
  • Health insurance in the U.S. 
  • Navigating cultural differences between the French and the Americans

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Romain Poirot

Karl Buhler

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Instagram : @french.morning

Sheppard Mullin French Desk 

Co-Chair - Valérie Demont 

Co-Chair: Christine Hoefliger Hourcade

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