Posts Tagged ‘Youtube’

Due Diligence in China With Jay Boyle

Saturday, August 30, 2008 2:13 No Comments

Good friend, and old China Hand, Jay Boyle of Expat CFO sat down with me last Friday to discuss due diligence in China. Having personally worked with Jay, what I always enjoyed from afar was the way he and his team can model  out financial information.  Whether it is a hotel in Ningbo,  a start […]

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What Does Sustainability in China Mean to You?

Sunday, August 17, 2008 10:43 4 Comments

Last week, Charlie McElwee from Squire, Sanders, & Dempsey sat down with me to discuss environmental law in China.  Charlie is someone I met through the What if, What Else, and What are the Odds roundtables I put together last year, and ever since I have been following his blog China Environmental Law. One of […]

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Are We About to Lose Youtube Again?

Friday, January 4, 2008 15:25 3 Comments

By now, everyone reading this post knows my love for Youtube. In the last 12 months, tons of new high quality China specific content has been posted, and I find it to be really useful when I want to see what is going on at large conferences and events. Well… if the analysts are right, […]

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SIP’s Past, Present, and Future

Sunday, October 28, 2007 23:40 No Comments

One thing I love about Youtube, is you really can find anything. (Note: if you are in China, the Youtube videos below will not be visible without the use of a proxy service.) Recently, my work has taken me to Suzhou quite a bit. the area really has improved dramatically over the last 5 years, […]

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CEA Challenges Lou Dobbs to a Duel

Saturday, October 20, 2007 4:16 7 Comments

Why Lou Dobbs Scares Me More Than Chinese Toothpaste was a post I wrote early on in the days of “Made In China”. My position was that while there were certainly problems in the supply chain, Lou Dobbs (and other like him) were actually far worse because of their predatory reporting. Far from being balanced, […]

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Brits Get Rich in China: Part 4

Wednesday, October 17, 2007 8:02 No Comments

“he believes holds the key to his fortune in China…” That is the end of the sentence started in Part 3 that is finished in Part 4. so.. the entire statement “Peter has found a man he believes holds the key to his fortune in China..”… and boy oh boy does the next scene say […]

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Brits Get Rich in China: Part 3

Saturday, October 13, 2007 7:01 2 Comments

Part 3 starts off with Peter pitching, and it comes out that he has failed to make a single sale after one month – Time to fish or cut bait for Peter. Cut to Tony who has set up a mansion of a store at the SNIEC Cushion Show in Shanghai. .. who is trying […]

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Brits Get Rich in China: Part 2

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 10:49 No Comments

Part 2 jumps straight into the action with Vance making an inspection of product. while Vance is a real A$#hole and I am not a fan of his attitude, I must say that it is clear that Vance’s experience in doing business in China has taught him that onsite inspections are the only way to […]

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