Hiring: Associate Community Manager Intern

Associate Community Manager Intern We are looking for an Associate Community Manager Intern to join our marketing team in Shanghai. Our team is young, international and passionate about youth traveling to China. You will be involved in our online and offline marketing projects and events management. Daily Tasks Support Community Manager in online and offline [...]

By |August 21st, 2017|Hutong School, Internship China|0 Comments

Strange Things On Taobao

Oh, What A Wonderful Web Okay, so let’s start this off easy with things you shouldn’t find on Amazon, but can definitely find on Taobao. After that, it will get increasingly weird so don’t say you weren’t warned. (The items were kept PG13 and relatively SFW - trust us when we say it can get [...]

By |August 16th, 2017|Chinese Culture, Fun Facts, Tips and Guides|0 Comments

Hutong School Throws 12th Anniversary Birthday Bash

We're Ready To Kick Off Our 13th Year On July 29th, 2017 Hutong School hosted a Block Party in honor of our 12th Anniversary. It was a day filled with entertainment, cultural activities, food, and drinks, and raffle prizes. We were honored that the Shanghai community came out to join us and raised a [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Holidays and Festivals, Hutong School|0 Comments

Hiring: Marketing Manager in Shanghai

The mission of the Marketing Manager will be to define and execute a global marketing strategy with the aim to increase Hutong School’s exposure across multiple online and offline marketing channels.   You will work together with and report to the Marketing Director on the following daily tasks, including but not limited to:   MARKETING [...]

By |August 4th, 2017|Business in China|0 Comments

2 Cultures Meet For A Wedding

Avoiding the Divorce of Cultures During an Intercultural Marriage With the union of man from a western culture and a woman from a Chinese culture, the question is, how do both of the traditions fit? Does the couple lean more towards one culture or do they find a good balance of both traditions? Here is [...]

Guestblog: Understanding The Difference Between Pinyin and Zhuyin

Understanding The Difference Between Pinyin and Zhuyin This is a guest blog post from TutorMandarin “Your Online Mandarin Tutor” - a 1-on-1 Mandarin Chinese teaching service that uses professional tutors and student-focused lessons to get students speaking Chinese as quickly as possible.  Free download on mobile app and PC [...]

Hutong School Wins ‘Mandarin School of the Year’ Award

We were thrilled to learn that we had been nominated again in the category of Mandarin School of the Year from That’s Beijing Lifestyle Awards. There are a lot of Mandarin schools in Beijing so getting the recognition, as one of the best Mandarin schools was already pretty exciting. With categories in food, [...]

By |July 20th, 2017|Chinese Classes, Hutong School|0 Comments

Dating Apps in China

Swipe for love New in China, or on your way, and scared you won't find love? Or maybe your current love interest doesn't like your pet, or the other way around, and it's time to replace them (the love interest, not the pet). Don't you worry, with the availability of a multitude of dating apps in [...]

By |July 19th, 2017|Chinese Culture, Tips and Guides|0 Comments

Chinese Football

The Rise Of Football In China Chinese football has been on the rise recently, and President Xi Jinping has made clear that he wants to see his country as a world football superpower by 2050. By renovating and building 6,000 stadiums as well as creating 50,000 football schools within the next ten years, the [...]

By |July 12th, 2017|Business in China, Chinese Culture|0 Comments

Are You Our New SEO and Online Marketing Intern?

SEO and Online Marketing Intern   We are looking for an SEO and Digital Marketing Intern to join our marketing team in Shanghai. Our team is young, international and passionate about youth traveling to China. You will be involved in our online marketing projects from day one – with a lot of responsibility.     [...]

By |July 7th, 2017|Internship China|0 Comments