I’ve changed houses. Instead of Suzhou, Jiangsu, China, I’m on the Southern Outer Banks of North Carolina. Instead of skyscrapers, cranes and car horns honking, it’s little buildings, quaint shops and a Jimmy Buffet-like atmosphere…
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
After close to 10 years of working (and living) in China, here are common, office chatter topics which I've either heard in passing or had the pleasure to partake in the conversation.
Monday, November 21, 2011
The goal of this post isn’t to get into the Incoterms or technicality of buying FOB from China. I’m highlighting some of the moving pieces during the heat of battle…I mean…during the heat of the order.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Saturday, October 15, 2011
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Monday, October 3, 2011
I’ve lived abroad for close to 10 years. Expat life is not always glamorous. There are many occasions you can feel like nobody who has ever walked the face of the Earth has ever had similar experiences and that you are just an island unto yourself.