A View to China
We have now entered a time that is already redefined by the uprising of China, not only in China but also in the western world. With industrialisation and the rise of the Middle Class in China never before have the people of China been seeking investment opportunities internationally. The problem is that many people in the west are missing this opportunity due a lack of cultural IQ. If business leaders can embrace a view to China, then they will also be embracing an opportunity for business expansion today and in the future.
In this presentation, David Thomas presents trends and data pointing towards a new economy that will be molded by Chinese investment. Cross-cultural barriers, traditional viewpoints with regards to globalisation and fear of the unknown is preventing business leaders from surfing a new and disruptive wave in international business. David Thomas dispels these common myths and presents the case that taking a view to China will determine the wealth of your business today and in years to come.
The audience will walk away from this presentation with a fresh perspective on China from a cultural and business point of view. He gives audiences the tools to dispel myths about China that may be inhibiting them from taking action. He also provides clear steps and take aways for any organisation looking to raise their cultural IQ and seize and undeniable opportunity to gain access to a new world market.
- Future Trends
- Business Innovation
- Next Economy
Leading with a View to China
In the next economy taking a view to China will be non negotiable for any leader looking to disrupt, innovate and grow market share. The reality is that China’s economic growth has just begun, and will only gain momentum in the future. The questions for leaders in the west will be whether they choose to react to the influence of China, or instead choose to create a leadership strategy that harnesses this influence as a growth opportunity.
In this presentation, David Thomas presents on some of the common challenges faced by leaders looking to embrace and activate a view to China. Creating a culture responsive to the Chinese market starts at the top. Having the ability to audit belief systems, In addition to developing China centric organisational cultures will be imperative to your success. will you choose to be a leader who supports and elevates Chinese staff and clients, or are you blind in your view to China?
Leaders will walk away from this presentation with a tool kit empowering them to audit their own leadership ability with regards to navigating a new economy redefined by the influence of China. A leader’s responsibility is to culture,communication, and strategy that amplifies business growth, and taking a view to China should be at the heart of any forward thinking leadership strategy.
- Cultural Awareness
A View to China – Cultural Intelligence
In the same way, IQ and EQ and key indicators of performance and productivity CQ or cultural intelligence is a measure of an organisations ability to play and succeed in a globalised market. In the modern world, IQ is high, and EQ is on the rise, however, CQ has been left behind with many people in the west afraid to embrace a view to China. When was the last time you asked for feedback from a Chinese colleague about how your business is reaching the Chinese market?
In this presentation, David Thomas presents on the significance of building organisational cultural intelligence with a view to China. China is everywhere and the businesses that can elevate and amplify Chinese staff in order to understand Chinese clients will be an on a runway to success in a next economy. Fundamentally ‘CQ’ is the art of understanding key differences in culture in order to build a bridge and develop cohesive working relationships that break down barriers of belief systems, culture, or language.
Audiences will walk away from this presentation with insights and tools that will enable them to build organisational cultures that elevate and amplify the Chinese presence in organisations, in order to adapt and meet the needs of the emerging Chinese market.
- Cultural Intelligence
- Cross-Cultural Communication tools
- Managing Relationships
A View to ‘BRIC’ Nations
China is at the heart of the next global economy yet there are a group of nations who, along with China, are positioning themselves for global domination. The ‘BRIC’ nations include Brazil, Russia, India and China. These vast and growing nations collectively have ownership of an abundance of land, people and capital. All key economic inputs to drive prosperity today and into the future. How will you as a business leader, entrepreneur or investor respond to this unique opportunity to engage with a global market that has already taken flight?
In this powerful and thought-provoking presentation David Thomas presents unique insights, data and perspectives showcasing the emergence of the BRIC Nations as the main drivers of urbanisation, consumption, innovation, aspiration and globalisation. He will also identify key opportunities for organisations looking to break through local markets to establish new global business networks and markets.
Audiences will walk away from this presentation with a view to the unique business opportunities found within the BRIC nations. David will empower them with the tools and strategies to lead, influence and drive global business opportunities that are timely, relevant and ripe for entry into new markets.
- Future Trends
- Business Innovation
- Next Economies