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Hasta Luego China

I believe I was able to accomplish the goals that I had set for my internship. I gained a much better understanding of the Chinese business culture and that was my main priority. While I did not gain as much … Continue reading

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SWOT Analysis: TuneLine Consulting

The main operation of TuneLine Consulting is bringing foreign companies and products into China. They have many strengths and weaknesses, as well as many opportunities and threats. Their strengths are some of the most important factors in a Chinese business … Continue reading

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宫保鸡丁

My internship has a working environment very similar to western culture. The founder of the company is from China and the company is fully a Chinese company, but he also worked for foreign companies for the majority of his career. … Continue reading

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Settling in to my job in Beijing

The first days of my internship have been pretty good. The first day was a bit slow add boring, but picked up quickly thereafter. While I work for a Chinese company, the environment of my workplace is very western. Most … Continue reading

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Beijing in context

My initial impression of Beijing was exactly what I had expected. The food is great, but very similar to Hong Kong. Most things are much cheaper than both Hong Kong and the United States. There is a lot of history … Continue reading

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Mojito Man is Back

My role at my internship varies day to day. Some days I am just an observer learning new tasks and ideas. Other days I am just a native English speaker, proof reading documents and contracts. Most days, I am an … Continue reading

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My internship at Tune Line Consulting

My internship is at Tune Line Consulting, a cross boarder consulting company that brings foreign companies and products into China. They focus mostly on technology in multiple industries. These include healthcare, food, railroad, energy and environment. The focus has been … Continue reading

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