Sydney has been ranked the 10th best city in the world for the second year in a row, and number one in Australia.
The Mercer 2015 Quality of Living Survey analysed dozens of living standard factors including crime, health, water sanitation, climate, infrastructure, transport, political stability and ease of communication for 230 cities around the world. Continue reading No wonder so many people want to live in Australia
The inagural China Australia Economic Leaders forum was held in Sydney on the fifth day of the Lunar New Year, which is the day to meet and celebrate with the God of Wealth and herald a year of good fortunes.
Tim Wang, Belimark Australia (Baidu’s official agent), Gang Peng, Economic and Commercial Consul of Consulate General of PRC, and Stacey Martin, NAB Asia Ambassador welcomed the Chinese investor delegation to the forum. The audience included local businesses with investor ready projects and expert panelists who provided first-hand experience and information on the Australian investment landscape. The event also received coverage in the Chinese media. Continue reading Bridging business between China & Australia
Personal Brand is what people say about you when you’re not there. Who you are and what you stand for.
Every interaction, from email, to voice-mail, having a coffee, or running into a lift, the impression you create can strengthen and reinforce your brand, or potentially weaken or dilute your brand. Continue reading There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about – Oscar Wild
I recently spoke to an expat who had the opportunity to work in head office for a few years. While the overseas posting was fantastic for career development and advancement, it was challenging uprooting the family, particularly for his spouse, although the children found it quite an adventure.
Continue reading Moving countries can throw up all sorts of challenges
It is said that it takes 10,000 hours to become an expert in your technical area of competence. Networking is another skill that takes practice, so whilst it can be a bit daunting, networking can actually be fun.
Continue reading Networking – building friendships through conversations of mutual interest