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Holding Redlich- Cultural Cringe

Holding Redlich- Cultural Cringe

Why Cultural Due Diligence is Critical in

Doing Business with China 

WHAT:

Topics:

  • What is Culture?
  • The importance of sub-cultures (e.g. local cultures, organizational cultures, etc)
  • The important of cultural due diligence to commercial transactions in Greater China.
  • China deals - why do things go wrong?
  • The dangers of cultural handbooks. 
  • The Chinese tripod - 'face', 'guanxi', and 'human feeling'
  • Understanding cultural differences 
  • Embracing cultural similarities
  • Case studies on the dramatic impact of cultural misunderstandings on business in China
  • What does all this mean for your business?
SPEAKER:
 
Dr Carl Hinze
 
Dr Carl Hinze is a Partner in the Brisbane office of national law firm, Holding Redlich. Before joining the firm, he lived and worked in China for a substantial part of the past 20 years. Before becoming a lawyer, Dr Hinze lectured at eh University of Queensland in the School of Languages and Comparative Cultural Studies. He is a recognized expert in the field of Chinese sociolinguistics and politeness research. 

VENUE:
 
 

Holding Redlich
Level 8, 555 Bourke Street
Melbourne, Victoria

CONTACT DETAILS:

Cindy Zhang

Admin Manager

Australia China Business Council

03 9347 3939 or event.acbc@australiachina.org.au  

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