From the co-located team in US that now has to deal with global expansion and offices opening in China and Japan; to swiftly formed transient project teams with members from all over the world who have to deliver a solution to a tricky challenge in a matter of months (or even days) without ever meeting […]
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Happy Year of the Yang Wood Horse – A Lesson in Marketing Once again, we are coming up to another Chinese New Year (January 31). This coming year will be the year of the horse in the Chinese lunar calendar. Given our global interconnectivity, it is difficult to imagine anyone who’s not familiar with at […]
First let me wish my Chinese friends, colleagues and associates, a Xin Nian Kuai Le (in Putonghua) – or Kung Hei Fatt Choy (in Cantonese) – to kick off the Year of the Snake. May the New Year bring you joy, happiness and prosperity. It is interesting to sit here in Hong Kong watching the […]
During a surface interval between two dives along the shores of a remote eastern Indonesian island is the last spot on earth I expected to be confronted with the question of whether global matrix virtual teams are here to stay. Yet, it happened. As we were both letting our nitrogen champagne quietly bubble in our […]
Blog post by Global Integration trainer and consultant, Vice President T.H.Ong, written 35,000 feet in the air while cruising at 800 mph from San Francisco towards Hong Kong. Call it a moment of inspiration or the result of oxygen deprivation due to recirculated cabin air! Of all places to look for professional inspiration, I would not […]
Post by TH Ong, Vice President, Global Integration Companies in ‘Western’ countries, including the US, UK and Europe, need to brush up on their intercultural skills – and fast! There are billions of pounds of trade at stake. US Trade with India was around $US 49 billion in 2010. US Trade with China in the […]
T.H. Ong on the role of an organization and leadership development practitioner in Global Integration
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