Bridging The Gap In East-West Business

Bridging The Gap In East-West Business

  I took a few days off recently in Cambridge, UK, taking a punt on the River Cam and revisiting my old rooms near St. John’s College ‘Bridge of Sighs’ and walking on the Backs…sweet nostalgia.     I also[...]..
5 Ways to Improve Your Virtual Team Performance

5 Ways to Improve Your Virtual Team Performance

  There was a time when face-to-face interaction was the norm for the workplace, and relationships with bosses, colleagues, partners and customers were based on personal rapport and frequent ‘live’ communication. But with globalisation and technological progress, communication in the[...]..
Empire of the Cuisines – Courage and Global Mindset

Empire of the Cuisines – Courage and Global Mindset

If the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, then the way to everyone’s cultural intelligence is down the same route. The process of globalisation, rapid travel, and 24/7 connectivity has brought the different cuisines of the world,[...]..
Book Review of Bamboo Strong by Grant Hall

Book Review of Bamboo Strong by Grant Hall

Through the telling of his immersive life experiences in a variety of different cultures and locales, David Clive Price delivers practical advice on how to develop your cultural intelligence. As businesses increasingly look overseas in their unending search for growth,[...]..
Global Leadership – Lessons from Brexit

Global Leadership – Lessons from Brexit

Did you know that the very dense fibres in each cane of bamboo give the plant extreme flexibility, allowing it to bend without snapping? In earthquakes, a bamboo forest is actually a very safe place to take shelter, and houses[...]..
Bamboo Strong Book – Cultural Intelligence Secrets

Bamboo Strong Book – Cultural Intelligence Secrets

Diversity is the new normal and we’d better get used to it! We are living and working in an age of rapid change: increasing globalisation and connectivity, faster time to market, more cross-border mergers and acquisitions, many new and more[...]..
3 Mindset Secrets for Asia Business Success

3 Mindset Secrets for Asia Business Success

Yes, I know we’re not supposed to in this age of political correctness but how many times do we hear other people doing it, catch a hint of it on TV, and (god forbid) find ourselves consciously or sub-consciously doing[...]..