Aussie culture is far more laid back. I didn’t even realise how formal the UK was with its cultural norms until I moved away. And it took me by surprise when I first started working.
“Good morning Bruce.” “G’day Lindsay, how are ya?”
Did he just call me Lindsay?? Without an invitation? But my name is Dr Moran. And why is he asking me, the doctor, how I am? I’m here to find out what’s wrong with him!