Five Things They Don’t Tell You About Working in China – Avni Patel Thompson and Joseph Thompson – Harvard Business Review

You’re told your goal of 53% year on year growth is too conservative.

You’re met with apathy from Chinese consumers for your fancy Western brand.

You receive a resignation every week or two from someone on your team.

Your innovative proprietary product with 40 patents and unique benefits is replicated in three months by a local company.

You announce a confidential personnel move to two people and before you can walk back to your desk, the whole building knows the news.

 

via Five Things They Don’t Tell You About Working in China – Avni Patel Thompson and Joseph Thompson – Harvard Business Review.

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