China Myth Podcast

Why China is longer a land of contradictions (S1E9)

September 15, 2021 Gene Hsu
China Myth Podcast
Why China is longer a land of contradictions (S1E9)
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China Myth Podcast
Why China is longer a land of contradictions (S1E9)
Sep 15, 2021
Gene Hsu

Why do so many seasoned China veterans say, "China is a land of contradictions?"

This episode walks you through the major emotional influences of Chinese 心态 (xīntài), which combined with knowing someone’s Liyi (利益) calculation is a recipe for success.

Ultimately, this is where our advantage lies in doing business in China—deploying more positive imagination and purpose-driven curiosity to 摸透对方的心态 (Mō tòu duìfāng de xīntài), which means to feel the nuances of their attitude, psyche, and mentality.


China Myth Podcast episodes are also published as The Chinese Honeymoon Period short stories on Kindle Vella.

https://www.amazon.com/The-Chinese-Honeymoon-Period/dp/B09756P11G/ 

Every Tuesday, there is a YouTube Live Recap Q&A Chinese Concept Review

https://www.youtube.com/c/GeneHsu 



Show Notes

Why do so many seasoned China veterans say, "China is a land of contradictions?"

This episode walks you through the major emotional influences of Chinese 心态 (xīntài), which combined with knowing someone’s Liyi (利益) calculation is a recipe for success.

Ultimately, this is where our advantage lies in doing business in China—deploying more positive imagination and purpose-driven curiosity to 摸透对方的心态 (Mō tòu duìfāng de xīntài), which means to feel the nuances of their attitude, psyche, and mentality.


China Myth Podcast episodes are also published as The Chinese Honeymoon Period short stories on Kindle Vella.

https://www.amazon.com/The-Chinese-Honeymoon-Period/dp/B09756P11G/ 

Every Tuesday, there is a YouTube Live Recap Q&A Chinese Concept Review

https://www.youtube.com/c/GeneHsu