Expatriates in Asia

The Asia-Pacific region is recognized as the fastest growing economic region in the world as well as one of the most difficult places for expatriates to work. Classical literature, modern popular entertainment, as well as academic studies often create an impression of Asia in the West which can encourage the formation of a set of expectations about working in Asia that hinder the expatriate adjustment process. This book provides conceptual frameworks as well as practical advice on working in the exciting and challenging environments found in the dynamic and diverse continent of Asia. Identifies and describes the Colonial Paradigm and how it affects the perceptions of Western expatriates Identifies and describes the phenomenon of the independent expatriate Provides case studies to illustrate both the challenges and rewards of the expatriate experience in Asia

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  • Author : Scott Hipsher
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 222 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632460
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Expatriates in Asia

Expatriates in Asia
  • Author : Scott Hipsher
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 June 2008
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The Asia-Pacific region is recognized as the fastest growing economic region in the world as well as one of the most difficult places for expatriates to work. Classical literature, modern popular entertainment, as well as academic studies often create an impression of Asia in the West which can encourage the formation of a set of expectations about working in Asia that hinder the expatriate adjustment process. This book provides conceptual frameworks as well as practical advice on working in the

Friendship Formations of Expatriates in Asia

Friendship Formations of Expatriates in Asia
  • Author : Alexandra Schmider
  • Publisher : diplom.de
  • Release : 05 July 2005
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Inhaltsangabe:Abstract: The hyper competitive global arena of the twenty-first century requires companies to look for business opportunities beyond their national boarders. With the increased overseas operations there is also a rise in the number of personnel sent for overseas assignments. The increasing number of highly qualified European expatriates in Asian cities is also a manifestation of such activities. However, companies operating abroad report that their global strategy is undermined by expatriates failure. These high failure rates, measured by early

Big in Asia

Big in Asia
  • Author : Michael Backman,Charlotte Butler
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release : 01 January 2003
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So you want to be Big in Asia? You want to be a business success, to move effectively between cultures and win where others have lost. But doing business in Asia can be tough. Even for locals. The large populations mean that the potential is high. But then so too are the obstacles. The law might offer little protection, good information is hard to come by, local employees might be difficult to manage, and consultants and brokers appear from everywhere

Routledge Handbook of Asian Migrations

Routledge Handbook of Asian Migrations
  • Author : Gracia Liu-Farrer,Brenda S.A. Yeoh
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 January 2018
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Housing more than half of the global population, Asia is a region characterised by increasingly diverse forms of migration and mobility. Offering a wide-ranging overview of the field of Asian migrations, this new handbook therefore seeks to examine and evaluate the flows of movement within Asia, as well as into and out of the continent. Through in-depth analysis of both empirical and theoretical developments in the field, it includes key examples and trends such as British colonialism, Chinese diaspora, labour

Big in Asia

Big in Asia
  • Author : M. Backman,C. Butler
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 10 October 2002
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Companies operating in post-crisis Asia find themselves confronted by obstacles that hinder development and progress. Written by two leading analysts, this book identifies the transformation of the competitive landscape in Asia. By focusing on the main difficulties faced by companies it provides a series of strategies for business success and show how to avoid failure in Asia. This is an essential guide for companies who wish to make it big in Asia.

Hardship Posting

Hardship Posting
  • Author : Stu Lloyd
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 17 May 2022
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Over 400 hilarious and jaw-dropping anecdotes from those who lived to tell their tale. Great reading for the expat and curious to remember or learn what Asia was like for randy males.

Economic Integration in Asia

Economic Integration in Asia
  • Author : B. Andreosso-O'Callaghan,J. Jaussaud,B. Zolin
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 13 June 2014
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This study assesses the current state of economic integration in Asia - in particular in East and South East Asia- and analyzes the prerequisites for a sustainable path of economic integration, using the background of the EU experience as a benchmark.

Se Asia Vietnam

Se Asia Vietnam
  • Author : T. K. Marks
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 26 December 2016
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For anyone who has ever thought of travelling to Southeast Asia, or just leaving the bubble that's North America or Western Europe, this book is for you. This book is also for those who think that western countries are the only place in the world with amenities befitting a prince or princess lifestyle. Prepare to open your eyes... You've never been more wrong. Of course there is Vietnam! Consider the fact that Vietnam has one of the most DYNAMIC environments

ASIA: An Expat Adventure

ASIA: An Expat Adventure
  • Author : Timothy Marc Pelletier
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release : 14 May 2013
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If you’re looking to read about adventures, look no further. ASIA: An Expat Adventure will take you on a four-year journey through several countries and cultures. It’s a true testament to what it’s really like to live in another country, what culturalism really is, and how different the world really can be. “Tim shoots from the hip in this anthology of all that is wrong (and a few things that are right) about teaching English in the

The Expatriates

The Expatriates
  • Author : Janice Y. K. Lee
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 12 January 2016
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"Raise a glass: The first great book-club novel of 2016 has arrived.” —USA Today, 4/4 stars “A female, funny Henry James in Asia, Janice Y. K. Lee is vividly good on the subject of Americans abroad.” —The New York Times Book Review “Sex and the City meets Lost in Translation.” —The Skimm Janice Y. K. Lee’s New York Times bestselling debut, The Piano Teacher, was called “immensely satisfying” by People, “intensely readable” by O, The Oprah Magazine, and “a rare and

How to Make a Living in Paradise

How to Make a Living in Paradise
  • Author : Philip Wylie
  • Publisher : Andrews UK Limited
  • Release : 18 October 2012
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Are you seeking a richer quality of life? The tips and guidance herein – backed by authoritative case studies and contact directory - are bound to save thousands of dollars and countless hours of research. This guide has been written by seasoned expats in Asia for savvy individuals who are planning a smooth lifestyle adventure (or business sidelines) in Asia. Packed with accurate, practical and honest advice, this book has been designed to cut through the world of red tape, regional