Dr Caroline Hong
27
FEB
2017

City of Sydney’s Future Asia Business Summit – Alibaba and others

I was a guest at the City of Sydney’s Future Asia Business Summit recently on 23 February 2017. Alibaba’s managing director of Australia and New Zealand Maggie Zhou said Australian brands are in a position to meet demand for quality products and services, but only if they embrace...
17
OCT
2016

Doing Business with Asia – Why your business card matters

For the past 5 years, my work has been mostly dedicated to Australia, Asia and China. The exchange of business cards at a face to face meeting is still a common practice. This is in addition to the exchange of contacts via Apps, technology and social media. It is important to...
16
SEP
2016

The Rise of Chinese Women Entrepreneurs in Business

Women entrepreneurship attract interest and attention globally. (This article is reprinted from Business Circle Sept 2016 issue by the same author) This year’s richest Chinese woman on the 2016 Forbes Billionaires list is a self-made billionaire, turning her fate of poverty into...
23
FEB
2016

Woman on boards in the Asian Century

It is now 2016! I have lived in this beautiful country for 40 years. Turning back the clock when I first landed on Australian soil in 1976 with an unknown future and navigating life’s challenges through many ups and downs, I have seen many changes over the past decades. I...