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Was the iPhone girl a fake?

the Foxconn girl I have mostly ignored the hype of the so-called iPhone girl, a girl from the Foxconn factories in Shenzhen that became famous, because some of her pictures…

Dealing with cross cultural dilemma’s

cross-cultural dilemma’sWikipedia Today I was asked by a potential client to give a few possibilities from our stable of speakers who are able to discuss with US-based senior executives cross-cultural…

Regulatory caution halt China’s global aspirations

A German-German deal got in placeGetty Images via Daylife Officially global expansion might be high on China’s agenda, but financially disastrous purchases in the past have made the central authorities…

Howard French to join the China Speakers Bureau

Howard French The former Shanghai correspondent of the New York Times Howard French has joined the China Speakers Bureau as a participant. Currently French is associate professor at the Columbia…

Mixed messages about Coca-Cola’s record acquisition

Arthur Kroeber Coca-Cola is coughing up USD 2.4 billion to acquire China’s leading juice maker, the Huiyuan Juice group, spending much more than the current value of the Chinese company,…

Sex or soccer: what should be the debate?

Rowan Simons National debates on many issues are no exception in China, but now the China soccer team has touched a very raw nerve, as ChinaSmack summarizes. At this stage,…

Celebrity speaker Tom Doctoroff to visit New York

Tom Doctoroff One of our most-sought celebrity speakers, Tom Doctoroff, CEO of Greater China, J. Walter Thompson, will be visiting New York from November 25 to 28, a great opportunity…

Working with Google Chrome

I have started to work with Google Chrome (now just for testing) and I can proudly announce that as far as I can see our website┬áis having no issues with…

Masterclasses by Rowan Gibson

Rowan Gibson Innovation is a key subject on China‘s political and economic agenda, so the China Speakers Bureau is happy to represent also leading business strategist Rowan Gibson as a…

Visa-restrictions continue to hamper China tourism – Shaun Rein

Shaun Rein Beijing authorities have plans to keep on using the Olympics to attract tourists for later this year, writes the WSJ, but CMR’s Shaun Rein only expects a rebound…

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