How to Network in Chinese?

Your Pocket Guide to Networking in China Written by Juliette Pitt Networking is very important for any student or professional who wants to make the most of their time in China. As the saying goes, good "guan xi" (connections or networking) is essential to doing long-term, profitable business or having a good career in China. [...]

Guest Blog: China’s Global Expansion – Is Speaking Chinese The Future Asset?

The idea that China is becoming a global powerhouse has made many countries rather uneasy and nervous about working alongside them when in reality their rising stature has made them more attractive than most would realize. However, for businesses trying to enter the Chinese market, learning the Chinese language is a necessity. Being able to [...]

By |December 29th, 2018|Business in China, Learning Chinese|2 Comments

Hutong School Hangzhou’s Adventure into the World of Tech

Last Friday, Hutong School team members, Luca, Gosse and Jack visited Alibaba and Zijin Town as part of the first Hangzhou International Student Training Camp. Together with the group of students, we started our day at Alibaba where they first showed us around Alibaba’s cool Binjiang Campus. Here, Alibaba employees have access to a gym, [...]

By |September 19th, 2018|Business in China, Hutong School|0 Comments

Business Development Manager For Hangzhou

Hutong School is the leading mandarin lesson and internship provider in China for overseas student. Hutong School was founded in March 2005 in response to the growing demand of Western students, graduates and young professionals for internships and Chinese language courses in China. We are committed to creating new opportunities for young talented students by linking them with both [...]

By |August 22nd, 2018|Business in China, Hutong School|0 Comments

Guestblog: Chinese EV Startups Move into the Fast Lane

What's Behind the Boom in New Chinese EV Makers? Maybe you’re thinking about buying a new car or are still wondering which car is right for you. If that is the case, then you should definitely consider an electric vehicle or EV. They didn't start when Elon Musk announced the Tesla Model S, [...]

By |August 22nd, 2018|Business in China|0 Comments

Expat Young Professionals Panel Recap

Young Professionals, Assemble! As China's economic clout grows, it's no surprise more young people are flocking here to develop their careers through internships and language study. But what happens when your program ends, your visa expires, and it's time to go home? For many expats, a stint in China used to be seen as [...]

By |May 30th, 2018|Business in China, Hutong School|2 Comments

Millennial to Millennial: Meet our Panel!

Ahead of next week's young expat professionals event, we sat down with our panel members to get to know a bit more about what makes them tick, how they ended up in China, and what advice they have for other young expats looking to establish themselves in China.   Armando Flores Chiu: Business Development Manager @ [...]

By |May 16th, 2018|Business in China, Tips and Guides|1 Comment

Guestblog: Building Lasting Business Relationships with the Chinese

Patience is a Virtue It is said that in the West everything is easy, but nothing is possible. Whereas in China nothing is easy, but everything is possible. Those who have been doing business in or with China understand this maxim well. They also understand that in Chinese society, the personal, professional and political [...]

By |April 11th, 2018|Business in China, Chinese Culture, Tips and Guides|1 Comment

We’re Hiring: Branch Coordinator

Are You Our New Shanghai Branch Coordinator? The role of the Branch Coordinator is to oversee the daily operations of our Shanghai branch, collaborating with multiple team members, and be the face of Hutong School towards our students. You will work together with and report to the General Manager on the following daily tasks, [...]

By |March 23rd, 2018|Business in China, Hutong School|0 Comments

German Speaking Marketing Intern

Are You Our New German Speaking Marketing Intern? We are looking for a German Speaking Digital Marketing Intern to join our team in Shanghai. Our team is young, international, and passionate about youth traveling to China. From day one, you will be involved in our online marketing projects and have the chance to [...]

By |February 16th, 2018|Business in China, Hutong School, Internship China|0 Comments