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Career Workshop: Job Search Techniques

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Event Alert: Career Workshop   Would you like to brush up on your job hunting skills and techniques? Join us at our next event in Shanghai with Sharpening Axes and CareerXFactor to hear from HR Experts on how to secure your dream job in China! JingJobs, Sharpening Axes and CareerXFactor presents: 21st Century Job Search Techniques Date: 28th May 2015 Thursday Time: 6:30pm …

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Social Networking Events China: April 16th-April 25th

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  Date/ Time Event Location 16/04/2015 14:45 – 17:00 Danish Chamber of Commerce in China: How to Build a Successful Cross-functional Team in China (And Asia) Chamber Business Afternoon: In today’s competitive environment, poor team work and cooperation are becoming increasingly important factors driving the costs of an organization. Come and listen to Anders Henningsson sharing his experiences on how …

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Social Networking Events China: March 12th-April 18th

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March 12th, Thursday. 11:45 – 13:30. A Special Gift for International Women’s Day – Tips on expanding your professional network by The American Chamber of Commerce in China. Do you have a strong professional network that you can leverage either at work or in your business? Having a strong network is critical to professional development and an imperative skill that …

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Social Networking Events China: February 27th-April 18th

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February 27th, Friday. 18:30 – 21:00. Get Together by the Swiss Chinese Chamber of Commerce. Have exciting stories over Chinese New Year? Have fabulous idea or plan for 2015? Come and share your joys and thoughts with us by coming to our first Traditional Get Together in 2015. SwissCham Beijing has the pleasure to gather its members, partners and friends …

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Social Networking Events Beijing: January 24th-April 18th

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Beijing January 24th, Saturday. 11:00. AustCham Australia Day BBQ. Celebrate Australia Day with AustCham Beijing at our true blue Australian BBQ! Join us on January 24 2015 from 11:00 am for a fun-filled family BBQ. Beijing’s craft-beer experts Great Leap Brewery will be providing free flow of their special ‘Australia Day Pilsner’ brew, and EAST’s Aussie chef Rob Cunningham has prepared a full Aussie BBQ buffet, with snags, sirloin, salads and …

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Kick-start 2015 with more Health & Happiness from Shanghai Habits

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After Christmas and holiday in Denmark I am back in China. Back to Shanghai life, back to work life and back to reality! Buuuut it’s a new year and whether you are a fan of those often discussed resolutions or not I find that this is the perfect time to decide on what to focus on in the new year. …

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Expat Profile: Brick O'Neal

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  Name: Brick O’Neal Job: Founder of TROUBLE BAR imports Hi Brick! Can you tell us a bit about your background and what made you decide to move to Beijing? Let’s rewind back to when I graduated from Sullivan University in Louisville Kentucky back in 2002 and went on to do an apprenticeship at 610 Magnolia (610 Magnolia St Louisville …

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A Guide to Chinese Visas

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For almost all of the world’s citizens, some sort of visa is required for entry into the Mainland. Unfortunately, there is no escaping an often-tedious task of finding the right visa, getting approved and then eventually making it to China. Don’t worry though; because the effort is definitely worth it once you arrive into whatever vibrant metropolis you’ve decided to …

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Rugby at the Local and Burnball, May 28th-June 7th

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May 28th, Wednesday. 7:30. AustCham breakfast with NAB Chief Economist Alan Oster and WSJ’s Dinny McMahon. As the second installment in the Post-Budget Breakfast Series, AustCham will be hosting a breakfast with NAB Chief Economist, Alan Oster, and the Wall Street Journal’s Dinny McMahon, who will provide a post budget economic outlook for Australia with a China focus. This will …

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Opera Bombana

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Opera Bombana is renowned chef Umberto Bombana’s first restaurant foray in Beijing. He is perhaps best known for his triple Michelin star restaurant 8½ Otto e Mezzo in Hong Kong. Opera Bombana is situated in Parkview Green, a beautiful high-end shopping mall filled with various bizarre sculptures, but thanks to its location and design, you do not feel like you …

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Expat Profile: Sophie D'Agostino

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Name: Sophie D’Agostino Age: 25 Job: Graphic Designer Hi Sophie! Can you tell us a bit about your background and what made you decide to move to Beijing? I was just about to graduate from art college in Scotland, when my boyfriend, who was working in Scotland at the time, was contacted out of the blue about a job opportunity in …

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Summer Courses in China

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If going to China seems incredibly daunting, don’t worry because Jing Jobs has gathered a selection of amazing summer courses on in Beijing and Shanghai this summer! A summer course is the perfect way to broaden your horizons and dip your feet into another culture. The length of the program means that you have the chance to see if you …

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Affordable Art and the 3rd Beijing Environment and Healthy Lifestyle Fair, June 5th-June 28th

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June 5th, Thursday. 19:00-23:00. Affordable Art Sale. Interested in art but find the prices too high? Don’t miss this opportunity to buy amazing work from local artists at Beijing’s newest creative hub, the Meridian Space. Location: the Meridian Space, Building 8, C&C Park, 77 Meishuguan Hou Jie,  Dongcheng district June 6th, Friday. 12:15. Old China Hands Monthly Luncheon. A monthly lunch get together …

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8 Questions Every Candidate Should Ask During Job Interviews

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Earlier this month, I was interviewing a prospective designer for my company. The candidate asked, “Who does wireframing for your app, the product team or the design team?” A simple question. But it kicked off a great discussion about our processes and how he could contribute to the team. I remember thinking, “Hey, we are already working together…” This candidate …

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10 Things People Do In China That Outsiders Find Crazy from Business Insider

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For most people who come to China, they experience something of a culture shock (to put it mildly). Chances are, you’ve probably heard your fair share of stories over dinner with friends, and now BusinessInsider has compiled a list of things that are acceptable in China but nowhere else that will definitely ring true to anyone who has lived here. …

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Expat Profile: Vanessa Menchaca of Wander Onwards

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Name: Vanessa Menchaca Job: Travel Blogger at Wander Onwards Hi Vanessa! Can you tell us a bit about your background and what made you decide to move to Beijing? I studied English Literature and Art at Boston College because I’m an unofficial space cadet and I needed a way to express my important opinions and feelings through a variety of …

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Capital Spirits : I had baijiu… and I liked it.

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Located near Dongzhimen, Capital Spirits is easy to miss. Located down a dark hutong street and in a simple building, it requires some navigational skills to locate. We went there on a Thursday evening, around eleven-thirty. Despite the space being quite small and crowded, Capital Spirits had a very warm and inviting atmosphere. The music and chatter inside means that …

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Social Networking Events Beijing: October 16th-November 15th

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September 20th – October 31st. 14:00-17:30. Save the Date: Internship/Job Networking and Fair. Are you looking for an foreign internship in Shanghai? Do you want to gain more experience in China?
 Expatree brings different companies across various industries and regions in China of whom provide a wide range of internship offers for foreign students and young professionals. We are looking …

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6 Signs You’re in a Close Friendship with a Chinese Person

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This is a repost with permission from yoyochinese. Original post here. Go to their site for more interesting articles about living in China! *** Not sure if your Chinese friend is more like an acquaintance or actually a close friend? It can be hard to tell sometimes. Some parts of friendship are universal, but there are some things that are …

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Social Networking Events Beijing, September 24-October 31

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September 20th – October 31st. 14:00-17:30. Save the Date: Internship/Job Networking and Fair. Are you looking for an foreign internship in Shanghai? Do you want to gain more experience in China?
 Expatree brings different companies across various industries and regions in China of whom provide a wide range of internship offers for foreign students and young professionals. We are looking …

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