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World Poetry Day: Pakistani Poets

In honor of World Poetry Day on March 21st, I was excited to learn more about famous Pakistani poets and their work. Reading poetry is actually a hobby of mine, and I truly admire those who are able to carefully craft such beautiful words. In my research, I found many great Pakistani poets; below, I’ve included a few […]

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Friday the 13th – Superstitions in Pakistan

As Friday the 13th approaches, most Americans are avoiding black cats, mirrors, walking under ladders, opening umbrellas inside, stepping on cracks, and other superstitious events. While making our own preparations, our Norman office was curious about superstitions in Pakistan and set out on a spooky quest for answers. We found that while some of them […]

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Travels Through Pakistan: Karachi

Here at Allshore, we like to be as educated as possible when it comes to our Pakistani team members and their homes. One of the first surprising things I learned about Pakistan was how beautiful of a country is it. Given its geological location, not many people expect it to be home to such diverse […]

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Step by Step Guide to Cross-Cultural Training for Offshore Development Teams

Today it’s the norm for businesses to have employees work remotely, often times in multiple countries.  No matter where your employees are based, from the beginning of their employment, it’s vital to address your company’s culture, and to orient them with the standards your company has in place.  However, when you’re working from opposite sides […]

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Great Pakistanis: Allama Muhammad Iqbal

Although Pakistan is a relatively young country, it has produced many great figures. In this blog series we’ll take a look at famous Pakistanis who made a difference in their country and in the world. Looking back again to the founding of Pakistan, we’ll be learning about the life and work of Allama Muhammad Iqbal […]

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Pakistan Four Documentary

  The documentary Pakistan Four by Shehzad Hameed, a broadcast journalist and documentary filmmaker, tells the story of four Pakistani women living in the United States. Besides working in predominantly male professions, stories about a chef, a weight lifter, a standup comedian, and a fencer may not seem connected. However, after viewing the documentary, I […]

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Travels Through Pakistan: Islamabad

Here at Allshore, we like to be as educated as possible when it comes to our Pakistani team members and their homes. One of the first surprising things I learned about Pakistan was how beautiful of a country is it. Given its geological location, not many people expect it to be home to such diverse […]

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Great Pakistanis: Ahmad Hasan Dani

Although Pakistan is a relatively young country, it has produced many great figures. In this blog series we’ll take a look famous Pakistanis who made a difference in their country and in the world.   Pakistan is the home of the prolific professor and archaeologist Ahmad Hasan Dani. A real-life Indiana Jones, Dani is unfortunately […]

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Travels Through Pakistan: Peshawar

Here at Allshore, we like to be as educated as possible when it comes to our Pakistani team members and their homes. One of the first surprising things I learned about Pakistan was how beautiful of a country is it. Given its geological location, not many people expect it to be home to such diverse […]

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Great Pakistanis: Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Although Pakistan is a relatively young country, it has produced many great figures. In this blog series we’ll take a look famous Pakistanis who made a difference in their country and in the world.   Probably the most famous Pakistani in history is Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan. Born in 1876, Jinnah led […]