Tag: Leadership

Quality of Leadership Matters Most to Senior Talent in China

Heidrick & Struggles China recently conducted a survey of 151 senior executives at director level or above in mainland China to understand how extensively employer branding affects corporate success, and the factors that attract them to and retain them at...

Talent in China: Find it, grow it, keep it

What do multinational companies operating in China look for when hiring top executives, and how do they develop those executives’ leadership expertise? Eric Dieny of DHR International and Jennifer Lawrence of Cambridge Corporate Training recently provided hiring insight to US-China...

/ May 11, 2016

China’s Great Communicator

What can students of effective communications techniques learn from Chinese President Xi Jinping’s recent trip to Europe? By Bill Black  US President Ronald Reagan was famously known as “the Great Communicator.” Because he was an actor for many years before...

/ May 2, 2014

How Asian Firms Are Meeting Global Hiring Challenges

As Asian multinationals expand abroad, they are developing employee recruitment and retention strategies in overseas markets to bolster growth. What can Western companies learn from these efforts? By Christina Nelson  Chinese investment abroad is booming. In 2012, Chinese companies invested...

/ September 23, 2013

What a China Team Needs

By Janet Carmosky Consider the scale, the scope, and the stakes of the engagement of American businesses with China today: it’s a regional base, a place to tap engineering and manufacturing resources, an important market, and a breeding ground for...

/ August 13, 2013

Leading a Cross-Cultural Workplace

Blending Chinese and Western management styles can help business leaders operate effectively across borders. By Mary Rezek In a global business environment, never has the need been greater for business leaders to be effective and authentic in culturally diverse markets....

/ August 9, 2013

Developing Local Talent for Future Leadership

As more multinational corporations look to promote local hires to top posts in China, companies will have to step up their employee leadership development programs. by Joy Huang From the world’s manufacturer to the world’s market, China has transformed itself...

/ January 1, 2013

Developing the Next Generation of Chinese Business Leaders

To ensure the long-term success of their business in China, companies must learn how to identify and develop high-potential individuals among local staff.by William C. ByhamMost multinational corporations (MNCs) do not have enough local leaders to manage their growing businesses...

/ November 1, 2009