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Another company goes China

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

Politicians of EU and China ensuring a healthy and growth oriented business atmosphere Finally the company I work at is starting its China business (sorry, no names at this point, but google might help you). That came somewhat unexpected, so I was surprised myself that my employer suddenly has the Chinese ...

Book: Chrystia Freeland “Plutocrats”

Saturday, October 19th, 2013

It's rather rare that I recommend a book, but I really have to say something about this book. Chrystia Freeland's "Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else" explains why some people become super rich and the other 99% don't. This is not a ...

Quick internship in China Q&A

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

I just received an Email from Abdul, an American computer science student. Thanks for your questions, and I think the answers might help anyone, so I'll answer them on my blog. Questions in bold. 1. I noticed that a great deal of Chinese internships are geared towards recent graduates. What year/grade ...

Chinese job sites

Sunday, November 25th, 2007

Being in the process of finding an internship in China I realized is quite hard. If You are studying something like marketing, economics or logistics then You will find more jobs than You can read in Your lifetime. As an IT guy however the options are way smaller. Especially since ...