China – Hong Kong, China – What Have The Chinese Done To Hong Kong?…

Jul 01, 2012 2 Comments by

China – Hong Kong, China – What Have The Chinese Done To Hong Kong?… – The Guru I have been to Hong Kong a few times recently and I thought it was about time I give you my take on this extraordinary place!  I first went there as a teenager at 18 years old and [...]

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Thailand – Bangkok, Thailand – All About Thai Superstition!…

Jan 14, 2012 No Comments by

This is a tale of two interesting conversations with friends that set me thinking about cultural differences and I think you might find amusing! The first took place a few days ago with a friend who works with staff across Asia in the call centre business. We were discussing the difficulty of hiring good staff here. He then recounted the story of a training session they held recently in Bangkok with attendees from other Asian countries. As an ‘ice-breaker’, the groups (split by their nationality still at this stage) were asked to work through a simple problem though little did he know the debate it would cause…

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