LCB Features
Establishing a Literary Agency in Taiwan: An Interview with Gray Tan

Establishing a Literary Agency in Taiwan: An Interview with Gray Tan

In this article, LCB’s managing editor, Aaron Posehn, sits down with Gray Tan (譚光磊), president of The Grayhawk Agency (光磊國際版權經紀有限公司), to discuss his experience establishing a literary agency in Taiwan. This post is the fifth in a series of interviews on entrepreneurship in Greater China. A listing of all interviews can be found here.  ...
East Drinks West: An Interview with Shawn Kidd

East Drinks West: An Interview with Shawn Kidd

In this article, LCB’s managing editor, Aaron Posehn, sits down with Shawn Kidd, cofounder of Beer & Cheese and 886 Brewing Company, to discuss his experiences in the food and beverage industry in Taiwan. This post is the fourth in a series of interviews on entrepreneurship in Greater China. A listing of all interviews can be...
An Interview with Tudou Co-Founder, Marc van der Chijs

An Interview with Tudou Co-Founder, Marc van der Chijs

In this article, LCB’s managing editor, Aaron Posehn, sits down with Marc van der Chijs, the co-founder of leading online video site, Tudou.com (土豆), to discuss his fascinating “China career,” starting first with Daimler in Beijing, up to his current position with CrossPacific Capital in Vancouver, Canada. This post is the third in a series of interviews on...

LCB Entrepreneurship Interview Series List

Learn Chinese Business has recently started to conduct a series of interviews on entrepreneurship in Greater China with the intention of helping individuals to learn what doing business in the region is like, and especially if they have thoughts of starting their own businesses there. Below is the list of interviews as it currently stands,...
Digital Jungle: Establishing the Digital Presence of Western Brands in China

Digital Jungle: Establishing the Digital Presence of Western Brands in China

A Beijing-based entrepreneur talks about how his digital marketing agency links Western companies to Chinese consumers. By Aaron Posehn In this article, I sit down with Dr. Mathew McDougall, the founder and CEO of Digital Jungle, a Beijing-based digital marketing agency that helps to establish Western brands looking for a place in the Chinese market....
Tradesparq: Better Sourcing in China Through Social Networks

Tradesparq: Better Sourcing in China Through Social Networks

Recently LearnChineseBusiness.com sat down for an interview with Brian Hager, an American entrepreneur based in Shanghai. Hager, who has many years of experience in sourcing and international trade, talked with us about how his new enterprise, TradeSparq, his new service that allows its users to integrate their own social networks into the supplier search verification...
Entrepreneurship in Taiwan Part I: Pic Collage

Entrepreneurship in Taiwan Part I: Pic Collage

A Silicon Valley entrepreneur talks about how he gets down to business in Taiwan By David Schainker Part I of our series on entrepreneurship in Taiwan sits us down with John Fan of Pic Collage. Pic Collage is a Top 10 Photo App for iPad, iPhone and Android in the U.S., Japan and many other countries. Launched...
LCB Top 10 Articles of 2012

LCB Top 10 Articles of 2012

We review many great articles at Learn Chinese Business, both from our regular contributors and guest bloggers, and it’s hard to pick winners.  Recently, though, our editorial team got together in a Google hangout and discussed which posts we thought were the very best in 2012.  It was an important year for our website and...
Interview with Peter Hill on the Foreign Job Market in China

Interview with Peter Hill on the Foreign Job Market in China

As we ring in 2013 here at LCB, many of us are thinking about how we can advance our China-focused careers in the coming 12 months – after the effects of New Year’s Eve festivities have worn off, of course. We caught up with Peter Hill, “The Career Doctor,” to shed some light on the...