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Guanxi, Contracts and Business from a Chinese Perspective with Jeffrey Bingham Mead in Collaboration with Ret. Brig. Gen. Frances I. Mossman

The Plaza Club, Pioneer Plaza  900 Fort Street Mall,  Honolulu HI 96813 Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 4:00 P.M. Inquiries: (808) 721-0306 or (808) 225-3548
Open to Plaza Club Members and One Guest
For those of us in Hawaii and the Asia Pacific, guanxi is more than just a word. On the mainland this business cultural practice is widely misunderstood.  
Our facilitated discussion will focus on the dynamics guanxi plays in contracts, connections and the perspectives professionals bring to the table, and how disparities and commonalities can be managed to achieve win-win solutions for all.
Facilitating this forum is Hawaii resident Jeffrey Bingham Mead. He is the host of the Marvels of China: Pathways to the Pacific Rim Show on 1490 in Greenwich, Connecticut. He is the founder and president of Honolulu-based The Pacific Learning Consortium, Inc. Mead is also the co-founder and president of History Education Hawaii, Inc., the non-profit Hawaii council allied with the National Council for Hi…