Not only is the culture vastly different, but China’s experience in manufacturing is still developing. Her own personal experiences in China are interwoven into this book. These executives offer their personal experiences and recommendations about sourcing and manufacturing in China. 42 rules for sourcing and manufacturing in China 2nd Edition' is a pragmatic approach that every businessperson headed to China must read.
42 Rules for Sourcing and Manufacturing in China 2nd Edition: A Practical Handbook for Doing Business in China, Special Economic Zones, Factory Tours and Manufacturing Quality #ad - For business people who are experienced in doing business in China, or for first-time visitors, this book will provide valuable insights from real executives and experts. Doing business in China is tougher than you think. The best way to quickly come up to speed on these differences and how to handle them is to learn from the experience of others.
Through over 20 extraordinary executive interviews, Rosemary Coates captured the essence of sourcing and manufacturing in China.
Poorly Made in China: An Insider's Account of the China Production GameWiley #ad - U. S. Now updated and expanded, poorly made in china reveals industry secrets, including the dangerous practice of quality fade―the deliberate and secret habit of Chinese manufacturers to widen profit margins through the reduction of quality inputs. Poorly made in china touches on a number of issues that affect us all.
Poorly Made in China: An Insider's Account of the China Production Game #ad - This is a lively and impassioned personal account, a collection of true stories, told by an American who has worked in the country for close to two decades. John Wiley Sons. Importers don’t stand a chance, midler explains, against savvy Chinese suppliers who feel they have little to lose by placing consumer safety at risk for the sake of greater profit.
An insider reveals what can―and does―go wrong when companies shift production to China In this entertaining behind-the-scenes account, Paul Midler tells us all that is wrong with our effort to shift manufacturing to China.
The One Hour China Book: Two Peking University Professors Explain All of China Business in Six Short Stories Volume 1Jeffrey Towson #ad - John Wiley Sons. This small "speed-read" book is the distilled knowledge of two Peking University business professors with over 30 years of experience on the ground in China and the emerging markets. He was previously head of direct investments for middle east North Africa and Asia Pacific for Prince Alwaleed, nicknamed by Time magazine the “Arabian Warren Buffett” and arguably the world’s first private global investor.
According to authors jeffrey towson and jonathan Woetzel, Brighton or Lima for just one hour, "if we had the undivided attention of someone from Ohio, this little book is what we would say. Author jonathan woetzel is a senior partner of McKinsey & Company. He opened mckinsey's Shanghai location in 1995 and has been resident since then.
The One Hour China Book: Two Peking University Professors Explain All of China Business in Six Short Stories Volume 1 #ad - He currently the global leader of its Cities Special Initiative and the Asia-based Director of the McKinsey Global Institute. One hour with this book will make you an expert on business in China. Dick gephardt, Majority-Minority Leader, U. S. He co-chairs the urban china initiative along with Tsinghua University and Columbia University to catalyze the next stage of China’s urbanization.
House of representatives, 1989-2002 “Without question, the best 60 minutes you will spend on China. Jonathan anderson, emerging Markets Advisors This is the China book for everyone - whether an expert or novice.
Chinese Business Etiquette: A Guide to Protocol, Manners, and Culture in thePeople's Republic of ChinaGrand Central Publishing #ad - Chinese Business Etiquette: A Guide to Protocol, Manners, and Culture in thePeople's Republic of China #ad - The author, with 25 years of experience dealing with the Chinese, avoid gaffes, provides up-to-date advice on how to succeed, interpret behaviour and make positive impressions. East-west business is booming as thousands of people flock to China. John Wiley Sons.
The Alibaba Way: Unleashing Grass-Roots Entrepreneurship to Build the World's Most Innovative Internet Company The Global Business Thought Leader SeriesMcGraw-Hill Education #ad - This is the alibaba Way―growing by unleashing grassroots entrepreneurship. It’s the ultimate e-commerce success story―a powerful new growth model for small business start-ups and grassroots entrepreneurs. Part ebay, part paypal, part google, the chinese company known as Alibaba was launched by its founder Jack Ma in 1999 in a small apartment with a staff of only eighteen people.
Ying lowrey is an economics professor at the School of Social Sciences, Tsinghua University, and Deputy Director of Tsinghua Research Center for Chinese Entrepreneurs. This is the most cost-effective way to make the most of your resources―and take the e-commerce world by storm. Previously she was senior economist at the US Small Business Administration and professor of economics at several US universities.
. You’ll learn how to:* unleash your entrepreneurial spirit and grow a grassroots empire* make innovation a routine of your daily business operation* Use emerging technologies to expand your company across multiple markets* Tailor your online presence to meet changing customer’s needs and habits* Increase your productivity by making your venders more productive* Go global, and turn your e-business start-up into a worldwide success Featuring brilliant insights and advice from global business experts, get mobile, The Alibaba Way offers American entrepreneurs a rare opportunity to see the latest innovations―and borrow the greatest ideas―from a new generation of young Chinese entrepreneurs inspired by the Alibaba model.
The Alibaba Way: Unleashing Grass-Roots Entrepreneurship to Build the World's Most Innovative Internet Company The Global Business Thought Leader Series #ad - Most importantly, you’ll find practical, proven strategies of online selling that have turned small businesses into major players―and Alibaba into the e-commerce giant it is today. There are so many ways to take your business online. But the best way to make it grow and succeed beyond your wildest dreams is The Alibaba Way.
The Official Alibaba.com Success Guide: Insider Tips and Strategies for Sourcing Products from the World's Largest B2B MarketplaceWiley #ad - Plus, locating and vetting suppliers, the book includes best practices for importing, and protecting yourself against online fraud. The official Alibaba. Com success guide shows you how to ramp up your business or build an entirely new business, using the Alibaba. Com brand and web site as your supplier. Hardcover book with dust-jacket.
But newcomers are often overwhelmed by the sheer number of products and the quantity of information available. John Wiley Sons. The official guide to making a bundle buying and selling through Alibaba. Com, the world's largest online B2B marketplace Alibaba. Com is the world's leading global business-to-business online marketplace.
The Official Alibaba.com Success Guide: Insider Tips and Strategies for Sourcing Products from the World's Largest B2B Marketplace #ad - Here, you'll find a wealth of inside information that will help you use Alibaba. Com safely and profitably. People around the world use it every day to import and export products for big profits. An answer-packed guide for all your questions about doing business through Alibaba. Com • officially licensed and supported by Alibaba.
Com, this is the only guide you need • Includes inspirational profiles of people who have used Alibaba. Com successfully to launch new businesses or revive old ones • The first and only step-by-step guide to using Alibaba.
The Chinese Way in Business: Secrets of Successful Business Dealings in ChinaTuttle Publishing #ad - This book is a comprehensive, expert guide to doing business in ChinaWestern technology, management expertise and capital have fueled an incredible expansion of China's economy. His is a true insider's view—whether the topic is the legal framework for business development, or the importance of social relationships to successful business dealings in China.
The book is broken into ten key parts:introduction: the land and the people—includes an overview of chinese ethnicity and the languages of chinapart one:return of the central kingdom—an extensive overview of recent events and new technologies in ChinaPart Two: The Historical Perspective—Chinese philosophy and the Chinese mindset from antiquity to modern timesPart Three: Doing Business in China—A detailed analysis of the nuts and bolts of Chinese BusinessPart Four: Key Concepts in Chinese Business—Concepts native to China such as Guanxi relationships that drive Chinese business practicePart Five: Additional Business VocabularyPart Six: Glossary of Useful Terms—designed for quick referencingPart Seven: Internet Gateways to China—An overview of the dynamic online world in ChinaPart Eight: Miscellaneous Information—contains information about English Language Publications and Weather PatternsPart Nine: Learning Some New Skills—Classical Chinese techniques which might benefit Western business people John Wiley Sons.
The Chinese Way in Business: Secrets of Successful Business Dealings in China #ad - Hardcover book with dust-jacket. Business from china has also picked up as Chinese firms look to expand abroad. The chinese way in business is an invaluable tool that teaches Westerners the basic Chinese philosophy of doing business and how to cultivate strong personal relationships with Chinese business people and Chinese nationals.
The author, boye lafayette de mente worked in Asia for over thirty years as a journalist and business consultant and has long been considered an authority on East Asian business. Understanding the ins and outs of the confusing and often contradictory Chinese business culture can lend an enormous advantage.
Grasp China: Be a China Expert in One DayCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Most people found it very challenging to learn how to do business or develop a professional relationship. The book is a must-read for people without much exposure to China, but even for veterans, I think you will learn a lot of new perspectives and gain new insights from reading the book. Professor hau lee, stanford graduate School of Business"Christine has provided simple but useful information for anyone involved in China.
It is admirable that Christine was able to crystallize the crucial insights and lessons in simple and yet penetrating forms. The personal experiences and stories added so much color. Section three goes deeper into the nuances of the Chinese business world: unspoken business rules, dining and drinking etiquette, gifting, etc.
Some of the topics are real estate prices, common regional stereotypes, China mobile internet, etc. Grasp china is your all-in-one guidebook that covers critical details business travellers and expats must know: from up-to-date social topics, daily lives of the Chinese people, unspoken business rules, to working with different types of Chinese organisations.
Grasp China: Be a China Expert in One Day #ad - Hardcover book with dust-jacket. There are 4 sections in grasp china:first section focuses on the key notion of “China is not one China” through the lens of geography, city tier classification, and income disparity. Section four is a practical survival guide providing tips on traveling and living in China.
What's Wrong with ChinaWiley #ad - This book will be hated by the commissars, because it is a triumph of analysis and good sense. Paul theroux i sure wish i’d read this book before heading to China―or Chinatown, for that matter. Once again, breaking down old myths, Midler delivers the goods by rejecting commonly held notions, and providing fresh explanations of lesser-understood cultural phenomena.
Hardcover book with dust-jacket. John Wiley Sons. What’s wrong with china is the most cogent, insightful and penetrating examination I have read on the paradoxes and self-deceptions of Modern China, written by someone who has lived in the country and dealt with it day to day for decades. China runs on an entirely different operating system―both commercial and personal.
What's Wrong with China #ad - Wiley. Applying a wider lens in this account, he reveals many of the deep problems affecting Chinese society as a whole. Midler’s clear, clever analysis and illuminating, often hilarious tales foster not only understanding but respect. Mary roach from the back cover what’s wrong with china is the widely anticipated follow-up to Paul Midler’s Poorly Made in China, an exposé of China manufacturing practices.
When China Rules the World: The End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order: Second EditionPenguin Books #ad - Wiley. John Wiley Sons. But in doing so, it will not become more Western. Since the first publication of When China Rules the World, the landscape of world power has shifted dramatically. In the three years since the first edition was published, When China Rules the World has proved to be a remarkably prescient book, transforming the nature of the debate on China.
Now, boasting nearly 300 pages of new material, showing how its impact will be as much political and cultural as economic, and backed up by the latest statistical data, in this greatly expanded and fully updated edition, Martin Jacques renews his assault on conventional thinking about China’s ascendancy, changing the world as we know it.
When China Rules the World: The End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order: Second Edition #ad - First published in 2009 to widespread critical acclaim - and controversy - when china Rules the World: The End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order has sold a quarter of a million copies, been translated into eleven languages, nominated for two major literary awards, and is the subject of an immensely popular TED talk.
Greatly revised and expanded, this update to martin Jacques’s global bestseller is an essential guide to understanding a world increasingly shaped by Chinese power Soon, with a new afterword, China will rule the world. Hardcover book with dust-jacket.
Etiquette Guide to China: Know the Rules that Make the Difference!Tuttle Publishing #ad - Tuttle Publishing. This essential guide to chinese etiquette will make embarrassing social blunders a thing of the past! Whether you're traveling to China for business or pleasure, whether your stay will be long or short, your visit will be more pleasurable and productive if you understand your host culture and how to work within it.
This updated and expanded edition of the best-selling chinese etiquette guide on the market addresses not just the puzzling protocols relating to name cards, and much more! It also provides the latest etiquette in mobile phone manners, attending a Chinese tea ceremony, bathrooms and public baths—but also what to do when entertaining Chinese dinner guests, texting, bowing or shaking hands, taking the subway, social media and other forms of digital communication.
Etiquette Guide to China: Know the Rules that Make the Difference! #ad - The glossary at the back of the book has been revised to include the latest technology-related words and expressions used in China today. Two new chapters address the changing role of foreigners in the workplace and the contemporary business style and etiquette used by the younger generation of Chinese who are now increasingly cosmopolitan—but still very Chinese! Etiquette Guide to China includes everything you need to know to be a successful, courteous traveler: Hand gestures and body language How to address the Chinese Dining and restaurant manners Gift giving and celebration in China Entering into and understanding business relationships How to behave in professional situations Dealing with China's political culture The Chinese way of negotiating John Wiley Sons.
Hardcover book with dust-jacket. Wiley.