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[...]..
Business in China From the Wood Horse’s Mouth

Business in China From the Wood Horse’s Mouth

We’re already well into the Lunar Year of the Wood Horse and the predicted rapid decisions typical of the Horse Year are probably being made by you (or for you) to grow your business in Asia, which of course includes[...]..
Unlocking Chinese Business Culture

Unlocking Chinese Business Culture

A client recently asked me: 'Is it really necessary to know all that much about traditional values and etiquette and all that in Chinese business culture?' 'After all, China is rapidly modernizing and becoming more and more Westernized. We all[...]..
Five Mandates for Successful Business in China

Five Mandates for Successful Business in China

THE ONLY WAY to truly understand the Chinese business world is through regular visits, or even better extended stays and/or continuous presence. China is not a market (or more correctly, many markets) that will reward a lazy approach to business.[...]..