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This week’s post was produced in collaboration with Hogan Injury – based on their outstanding article about global millennials. Let’s compare Chinese millenials with their global counterparts.   Chinese vs. Western Millennials Both Chinese and Western millennials (千禧年一代 qiānxǐnián yīdài) represent the majority of labor force today. And we are not talking about entry-level positions only. Aged...
China’s growing economy provides numerous job opportunities to locals and foreigners alike. Many people see China as the right place to pursue a career, counting on its huge economic potential. China has recently gone through a series of reforms in different areas, including education, so the so-called “state job allocation for college graduates” now no longer exists....
China’s economy has been growing rapidly in recent years and more and more foreigners set their eyes on China. China has become a popular destination thanks to its magnificent natural scenery and huge success in economic development. The Chinese job market certainly benefits from China’s economic growth and consequently creates more job opportunities for both...
[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text] Dating and courtship have been around for centuries. Both vary by each country’s culture and traditions which makes every practice unique from each other. When we talk about dating cultures and traditions, one of the most interesting and most talked about is China. Made up with thousands of years of practice way back...
Here is something about you might not want to hear if you’ve been paying full prices for things you bought in China: you’ve been ripped off! In China, paying full price is almost unheard of. Goods that have no price tags bear an invisible invitation to haggle. And haggling is a habit, a custom, and...
Each kid should be awarded the opportunity to come and learn about a different culture.” In the past few years, there were groups of parents who wanted something different for their children. They wanted to deviate from the usual summer camps in their hometowns or countries. They were looking for new ways for their children...
[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text] It’s quite a big and daunting task to go to a new place to live, especially if it’s far away from your hometown. And when the decision could potentially cost a lot of money, the pressure increases. So how do you make your decision? 1. Choose the city In a vast country like...
We have exciting news to share! That’s Mandarin has a brand new location right in the heart of Jing’an district, Shanghai. Let’s take a look at some of the noteworthy features of the Yuyuan Road school.   1. CONVENIENCE We give our new school 10/10 in terms of convenience, with a location literally less than...
Shanghai has long been renowned as one of the must-visit places in the world. With a population of over 24 million residents made up of Chinese nationals and expats, this metropolis has evolved into a sophisticated blend of modern and traditional Chinese cultures. In this big metropolitan city, there is something for everyone. You can...
Here are some of the most interesting/fun videos we found on the internet. We hope you enjoy them! #leisuremoment Have you ever bought any interesting Chinese products? Here are 10…#Chineseproducts #leisuremoment ABC’s React to #TFBOYS – A very popular Chinese boy band who has over 53 million followers on #Weibo, also known as ”#AuntieKiller’ #leisuremoment...
So, let’s go ahead and assume you need a snack. Not a meal, just a small snack. We’re also going to assume that you’re in Beijing, which we have previously (and rightly) called the best city ever. You have a lot of choices; and not just because the city is home to 18 million other...