Tag Archives: China

30 Guidelines for Doing Business in China

For my first post of the year, I thought I would offer a useful list of things to consider when doing business in China or with a Chinese company. This is obviously not comprehensive, but I hope it is robust … Continue reading

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Is that all of China or just their Government?

Emotional reactions to China’s government can lead us to throw the baby out with the bathwater. However, we should separate the issues and realize who is who. An unelected government can not fully represent its people and therefore we should not resent Chinese culture or Chinese people in response to government actions we don’t agree with. Continue reading

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Mass Exercising – Try a new Culture on for Size

As Beijing pushes for a renewed effort at incorporating mass exercising into the work life of its citizens, we can be reminded of the benefits of cultural participation. Continue reading

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Falling off the cultural bike

If we want to develop effective international relationships, we have to look ahead as we learn how to ride the cultural bike in this global world. Continue reading

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Chinese Perspectives Reveal Doubtful Hopes of an American Recovery

While studying at Sun Yat-Sen University, many of my Chinese counterparts doubted America’s continued economic greatness in the world. China’s success was a sign to them of America’s decline. However, I disagree with the notion that we are somehow proportionally inverse. Continue reading

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6 Easy Ways to Stay Current with China on the Internet

Knowing the latest information about China is key to staying relevant in today’s fast-paced competitive market. Here are 6 easy things you can do on the Internet to stay connected. Now go and do it! Continue reading

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China: A Firewall Away from Facebook’s Global Conversations

The great firewall of China keeps the West from engaging with actual Chinese citizens on the world’s most popular social webistes, such as facebook. Without these interactions, Chinese people are not taking part in the global conversation and thus the social disconnection continues between China and the West. Continue reading

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China’s Real Opportunity for Growth

China’s growing domestic consumption is the window of opportunity. China’s low cost advantage is a dying advantage and will soon be taken over by other third world countries, so why not focus in on a lasting trend of exporting products to China? It’s probably your best chance for sustainable growth! Continue reading

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Culture is not like riding a bicycle

Becoming a global citizen is an eye opening experience that everyone should experience! Continue reading

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