Asia Mindset for Startups & Entrepreneurs

Asia Mindset for Startups & Entrepreneurs

  I recently visited Level39 at Canary Wharf's One Canada Square to scope out the venue for the second in our series of Bamboo Strong Workshops for Entrepreneurs, Startups and SMEs. Wow, HOW mightily impressed we were! That's me below[...]..
How To Give Business Gifts in Asia

How To Give Business Gifts in Asia

Gift-giving is very popular in Asia. Many countries in the region have elaborate customs and traditions that stem from their culture and beliefs and gift-giving reflects these beliefs. Gifts are a way of expressing thanks but also the desire for[...]..
6 Must-Knows For Business in Malaysia

6 Must-Knows For Business in Malaysia

Malaysia has a population of almost 29 million people divided into Malays (68 per cent), Chinese (25 per cent), and Indian (7 per cent). Almost 60 per cent of the population is Muslim, with the rest being Buddhist, Taoist, Christian[...]..
The 12 Commandments of Asian Business Etiquette

The 12 Commandments of Asian Business Etiquette

I often find client’s eyes glazing over when I talk about business etiquette, and their eyes close completely when I go on to business etiquette in Asia. It sounds so boring, doesn’t it? ‘Etiquette’ suggests the position of knives and[...]..