China Myth Podcast

WHAT THEY CONSIDER 利益 Lìyì (老外讲中文 Meetup Workshop Replay)

March 30, 2022 Gene Hsu Season 8 Episode 2
China Myth Podcast
WHAT THEY CONSIDER 利益 Lìyì (老外讲中文 Meetup Workshop Replay)
Show Notes

Are Chinese people Selfish or Pragmatic? And what does it mean in the Chinese cultural context?

NOTE: Audience participation was removed from this replay for the sake of privacy

WHAT: Workshop to learn Chinese cultural concepts in Chinese based on The Chinese Honeymoon Period

LOCATION: Zoom (online event)


  1. HOW THEY OPERATE (关系 Guānxì) - March 16, 2022, 10:00am PST
  2. WHAT THEY CONSIDER (利益 Lìyì) - March 30, 2022, 10:00am PST
  3. GRAY AREAS (陰陽 Yīnyáng) - April 13, 2022, 10:00am PST
  4. TRUTH-DEFAULT (信任 xìnrèn) - April 27, 2022, 10:00am PST
  5. GIVING FACE (给面子 Gěimiànzi) - May 11, 2022, 10:00am PST
  6. IRON RICE BOWL (铁饭碗 Tiěfànwǎn) - May 25, 2022, 10:00am PST
  7. HOW THEY FEEL (委屈 Wěiqu) - June 8, 2022, 10:00am PST
  8. THEIR ATTITUDE (心态 Xīntài) - June 22, 2022, 10:00am PST
  9. THEIR THINKING (想法 Xiǎngfǎ) - July 6, 2022, 10:00am PST
  10. PRESERVING FACE (台阶下 Táijiēxià) - July 20, 2022, 10:00am PST

RSVP: One-time $10 non-refundable entry fee grants access to all 10 workshops


  • eBook, The Chinese Honeymoon Period ($10)
  • Invitation to all 老外讲中文 Meetups, video replays, and downloadable Empathy Exercises Workbooks ($97)
  • Downloadable Infographic for The Chinese Honeymoon Period
  • China Myth Dilemma & Breakthrough Challenge Workbook
  • Access to our SCUUs community to post questions, share experiences, and join live group coaching sessions

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