If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you’ve found the perfect course. In this course, you will learn the must-know essentials for new expats to Hong Kong. I will share with you the true meaning behind the 10 most common Chinese English phrases you’ll encounter in business meeting and the 5 most common Chinese expressions that is always affixed to the term Face or 'Mianzi'. Furthermore, I will share with you whether the business, linguistics and cultural skills widely known about China actually do or do not apply in Hong Kong. You will learn best practices that would help you impress your Hong Kong & Chinese clients, secure those business deals, double your networking potential and expand your business opportunities in the SAR & Mainland China through unrivaled insights & new actionable skills that will set you apart from 90% of other new expats.You will also begin to capture the conceptual framework that govern Hong Kong & Chinese thinking. All of this will be brought to you via video lectures with tailored closed captioning and chapter quizzes to support your learning & help you acquire & fortify these new knowledge.
Ultimately, this course will satisfy your curiosity and help you discover & activate new skills that you never knew were possible. It will spark fresh ideas & ways for you to enhance your business relationships in Hong Kong & the Greater China market. Finally you will apply your new framework through the Hong Kong contextual lense to enhance your business practices helping you maximize your chances of succeeding in your new life or career in Hong Kong or Greater China. Best of luck!
Score: 5/5 = You've done your research and you're ready for your new home
Score: 4/5 = Not bad, keep up the good work!
Score: 3/5 = You've got some work to do but your on the right track
Score: 2/5 = Well, you've made the right decision to be here
Score: 1/5 = Things can only get better from here!
Score: 0/5 = Unlucky with the guessing!
Instructor of Marketing/Business Law/Intercultural Management/English(Academic & Business) with over 6 years of combined experience across Sydney, Hong Kong, Shanghai & Melbourne
As an expat English Instructor and Intercultural marketing coach in Hong Kong, I have helped hundreds of students and corporate expats including C-suite expats of Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Nomura, Mitsubishi etc. achieve greater language, intercultural communication, management & business success. I was also a curriculum & training manager in Hong Kong while private tutoring & coaching CEOs of listed companies on the HKEX stock exchange, one of the most valuable & long-standing stock exchanges in the world. All of this, I achieved in under 2 years from a tourist Visa and not knowing a word of Cantonese.
The key to my success as an expat in Hong Kong came down to 3 things
1) Learning, acquiring, using then embracing new skills from the unique culture of Hong Kong
2) Following my own instincts but applying other's advice to my unique situation
3) Making a commitment to a new life that demanded resilience to defy numerous failures
In my 'Become a Successful Expat in Hong Kong' course, I will share with you the knowledge, skills & secrets required to become a successful Expat in Hong Kong & the Greater China region.