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Foreign Young Professionals in China Mini Series #3: “Why China? Because I could."

September 29th, 2010 · No Comments

Today I have a treat for everyone. Leslie Forman is a fellow graduate of University of California at Berkeley. She is a regular reader and occasional commenter on this blog. Leslie was a Latin American Study major at Cal, but ended up working in Beijing, China. Not only her journey is fascinating, she also writes […]

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Foreign Young Professionals in China Mini Series #2: Tsinghua MBA at Big Pharma

April 20th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Today, I would like to share with you part II of Foreign Professional in China series. I recently interviewed Mr. Robert Yu, who is a fellow Cal Bear and received his MS in Biology from Northwestern. Like Marie Cheng, Robert also took the road less traveled, and got his MBA from Tsinghua University. Robert is […]

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Is it time to move out of the United States?

November 2nd, 2009 · 5 Comments

I know quite a few people who recently moved out of the United States or are considering moving. Many of my MBA classmates are now working in China. They feel that the United States is in decline, and the future is in somewhere else. Given how much debt the United States government owe, some folks […]

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How the economic downturn will affect outsourcing to China and India?

October 27th, 2008 · 5 Comments

I don’t have the crystal ball to predict the future. I’m not an economist by any stretch of imagination. But, I’d like to offer my observations on this from my own experience. After all, I worked with outsourced operations at almost every single job I had. Observations Outsourcing to China is mostly in the manufacturing […]

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Tags: Career Fast Track · China · Company Analysis

Bubble In China?

September 12th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Over the Labor Day Weekend, I said "good bye" to a good friend, who was leaving the Unites States to work in China. In the past couple of years, several of my friends have left their cushy job in the States to work in China.The most common jobs for these US educated folks are venture […]

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