Fourteen years ago, I received a phone call from Cartus asking me if I wanted to relocate to Hong Kong to start up the Intercultural & Language Solutions business in Asia Pacific. My immediate reaction was, “Hong Kong? Move? Me?” Despite my shock at being given the opportunity and my initial hesitation in moving halfway around the world by myself, a month later, I was packing my bags and moving to Hong Kong. Fourteen years, one husband, two kids, a dog and a house in the New Territories later, it is an interesting time to reflect on the city that [...] Read More
Author Archives: Dana Breitenstein
We’re honored that Jenny Castelino, Director of Cartus Consulting and Intercultural & Language Solutions for Asia Pacific, was recently awarded the 2012 Worldwide ERC® Editorial Achievement Award for her article, “Culture Clash China – A Corporate Conundrum” published in the March 2011 issue of MOBILITY Magazine.
Jenny’s article offered an overview of the “new normal” economic and business environment in China, looked at key challenges of developing an effective workforce strategy, and laid out some best practice recommendations for managing and developing talent in China. Each year, Worldwide ERC presents the Editorial Achievement Award to contributors with the greatest subject matter [...] Read More