#30 Recruiting and career advice from nearly 30 years in China with Jim Nelson


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Jim Nelson has been active in China since 1991. In his past activities he led an electronics factory, an investment management company and has started a microfinance loan operation. Today, his company, SHI Group China recruits trustworthy talent for western companies active in China. His goal is to find the best candidates with character, skills and leadership ability.

In this episode he shares his vast experience gained through nearly 30 years in China.

This is what you'll learn:

  • The 1,000 year old Chinese advice about hiring that is still valid today
  • What is character recruiting?
  • The importance of background checks
  • The one profession that will make you last in China
  • How to nail a job interview

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