LinkedIn – do you have a compelling profile?

Have you been ignoring Linked In? Did you put up a basic profile some years ago and are now embarrassed when people want to connect with you? Does your profile represent who you are today, your areas of expertise and how you can add value? 

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Is your Australian Agribusiness ready for the Chinese market?

Is your product ready for the Chinese market?  Stacey chats to David Thorn, Founder and Director, Darway Pty Ltd, about why premium products are on high demand in China, and how he helps Australian Agribusinesses get ready to jump into the Chinese market.

Having spent most of his career in global banking and finance, David Thorn now consults to the Food and Agribusiness Sector.

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What is “MONEY’ in the Aus-Asian Context?

Is recruiting in Asia different to recruiting in Australia?  Stacey chats to Rachael Mah of AusAsia Training Institute about why having a business partner “on the ground” is vital for success in Asia and on how you can manage risk in Asia and the cultural differences.

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Chinese Tourism To Australia Is On The Rise – Find Out Why?

Can cultural nuances make or break business opportunities?  Andrea Plawutsky, Director of Australia China Tourism Connections explains to Stacey why working with those that have deep knowledge of the market and understanding your sector, can be a big benefit.

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How do trade agreements create opportunities for business in other countries?

What is a trade agreement, and how do they make it easier for you to do business?  Alina Bain, CEO of Export Council of Australia explains to Stacey why Trade Agreements open up some great opportunities for SMEs.

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