East vs Vast

A Cultural Confusion Quiz

 The Culture Teller: This month culture teller gives us a quiz on some potentially culturally confusing moments…

Saving Face

This month Culture Teller lets us in on a technique that might make your business relationships run more smoothly…

A DISTURBANCE IN THE FORCE

THIS MONTH CULTURE TELLER TAKES A LOOK AT SOME OF THE MORE BIZARRE SPECIES WITHIN THE EXPAT COMMUNITY

All For One, And One For All

The extent to which the Middle Kingdom is a collectivist or…

Random Hellos

When accustomed to living and giving one way, it’s tough to change to another. This month, accept a new…

China: The Early Years

When accustomed to living and giving one way, it’s tough to change to another. This month, accept a new…

The Bit About Give and Take

When accustomed to living and giving one way, it’s tough to change to another. This month, accept a new…

Negotiation, China Vs. The West

Negotiation, China Vs. The West Negotiating in China can be an…

My First Step to Blending In

Question: John, I really enjoy your column, and have learned…

Call for Back Up

In 1998, I got my first big cross-cultural consulting job…