Tag Archives: Asia Speaker

Dr. Dambisa Moyo: Foreign Aid into the African Continent is Bad for the Countries

Why China can pull billions of people out of poverty but African countries stay poor despite all the foreign aids? Dr Dambisa Moyo shared her research and insights in an interview done by Allan Gregg. In the past fifty years, more than $1 trillion in development-related aid has been transferred from rich countries to Africa. […]

Li Cunxin’s Touching Story at BBC

Success never comes easily. Here is the touching story of Li Cunxin, Mao’s Last Dancer, presented by the BBC… They put us through this really vigorous, sometimes cruel audition process where they tested your flexibility, measured your proportions and tested your intelligence to see if you were a fast learner. They checked back through three […]

Peggy Liu on China’s Pollution @TED 2014

“Pollution crosses borders. China’s problem is everyone’s problem,” says Peggy Liu at TED 2014. Liu says that China actually has six advantages that could help it become a green economy faster than any other in the world. China has centralized control. This means that the nation can make large-scale infrastructure changes quickly. For example, China created […]

Morry Morgan: China, Re-think

Chinese companies are expanding globally. Large firms like ZTE and Huawei have already made their mark, but not in a positive way. Instead they are proving that there is no ‘Chinese way’ and ‘Western way’, but a global ‘Best Practice’. Check out Morry Morgan‘s insights on Why China needs to rethink its modern ‘Journey to […]

Morry Morgan: Know your Audience, or Kill Them

Don’t kill your audience! Your audience is more important than your topic. Morry Morgan, author of ‘Selling Big to China’, tells a story of a government official who completely forgot about his audience. Morry Morgan Australian born Morry Morgan moved to Shanghai in 2001, and has been running his training business in China ever since. […]

Dambisa Moyo on China’s Race for Resources

Dambisa Moyo, author of “Winner Take All”, discussed on MSNBC’s Morning Joe the impact that China’s commodity demands will have on the world. Dambisa Moyo Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a renowned economist who analyzes the global macro-economy. She was born and raised in Lusaka, Zambia. Dr. Moyo has an established international reputation as a thought […]

Morry Morgan: The 5 Difficult People in Your Presentation

Morry Morgan‘s recent post “The 5 difficult people in your presentation ” at Linkedin has close to 80,000 views and 7,000 share and still counting. What should you do if you bump into the Self Promoter, the Critic, the Bombardier? Here are Morry’s insights… YOUR LAST PRESENTATION WOULD HAVE BEEN A RAGING SUCCESS. The introduction […]

Li Cunxin – A Truly Inspiring Person!

Li Cunxin has been named as Queensland’s Australian of the Year 2014 and here is a short video of him. Li Cunxin Li Cunxin’s journey is simply remarkable. He was born into utter poverty in Mao’s communist China. At a very young age he was selected to train in Madame Mao’s Beijing Dance Academy. The […]

Mike Walsh in Asia in March

Great news! Leading futurist Mike Walsh will be in Asia in March and he will be available for speaking engagements. Mike Walsh Mike Walsh, futurist speaker, author of Futuretainment and CEO of innovation research agency Tomorrow, helps to prepare business leaders for what’s next. Everything is changing. All the traditional industries we grew up with […]

Andy Xie’s Prediction of 2014 Global Economy

Andy Xie‘s prediction of 2014 global economy in CaixinOnline: Breaking Out Is Hard The world’s major economies understand the structural changes they need to make to ensure growth, but it’s easier to wait for someone else to act first The global economy is unlikely to accelerate in 2014. The hope that the U.S. economy is […]

Li Cunxin Named as Queensland’s Australian of the Year 2014!!

We are thrilled that Li Cunxin has been named as Queensland’s Australian of the Year 2014! “The encouragement given to me in the past year has been fabulous, and I am thrilled that my dreams for this wonderful Company have resonated so deeply with the community,” said Li. Read more here… Li Cunxin Li Cunxin’s […]

David Lim Being Awarded CSP Global Credential!

Congratulation to David Lim for being being awarded the CSPGlobal credential in December 2013! “The designation, CSPGlobal is conferred on those who have proven mastery of the core global speaking competencies over a minimum of three years, received favorable reviews by the clients who have hired them, demonstrated sustainability as a global presenter, presented professionally […]

Dr. Anil K. Gupta on Managing Globally Dispersed Value Chain

For companies with multi-tier suppliers that are globally dispersed, managing quality control is a major challenge. Dr. Anil K. Gupta offers a monitoring mechanism to deal with this challenge. Dr. Anil K. Gupta Anil K. Gupta is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading experts on strategy and globalization. He is a regular columnist […]

Lijia Zhang on China Migrants’s Mental Health

Lijia Zhang‘s insights on China migrant’s mental health, published by CNN… Factory life far from home leaves China’s migrant workers vulnerable By Lijia Zhang, for CNN January 2, 2014 In a brightly-lit Shenzhen restaurant, 21-year-old Zheng Liqiang, a migrant worker from the inland province of Sichuan, describes his life in this southern Chinese city as […]

Innovation in Reverse (moderated by Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran)

Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran, China business and finance editor for The Economist, moderated The Economist’s Ideas Economy: Innovation 2012 event in Berkeley, California, where Vijay Govindarajan, of Dartmouth College, and Beth Comstock, of GE, shared their insights on innovation in reverse, when the locus of innovation shifts to the developing world. Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran Vijay V. […]

Frank Richter – Why the US should grant Edward Snowden amnesty

Frank-Jurgen Richter wrote an article in Business Times about the whistleblower Edward Snowden. Full article below (also in pdf). Why the US should grant Edward Snowden amnesty By Frank-Jürgen Richter Business Times, December 31, 2013 As we say goodbye to 2013 and look forward to all that is to come in the New Year, I […]