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Courtesy – Jennifer Farb The one thing that I keep telling people over and over about my trip is how amazed I was by the courtesy and respect of all 4 Asian cultures I visited.  In America, we have a very individualized culture, where we are very focused on ourselves, our families, and possibly our […]

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Rachid Labzioui – Street Vending: Bangkok I can’t imagine myself going to Bangkok, Thailand and not trying some of the country’s delicacies. Thai cuisine in known worldwide to be rich in flavors and sometimes full of surprises. Streets are packed with make shift food stands which are equipped with the minimum necessary equipment to make […]

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Rachid Labzioui – 7-11 in Taiwan I was a lucky one to be part of an interesting trip to Taiwan with my EMBA cohort that was meant to visit a few companies that stand out in the Taiwanese economy. But what caught my attention the most is what we see here as a normal operation. […]

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Alexandre Rovai – Agreements in Thailand We live in a world that everything is based on agreements. We study about how the agreements are made in Thailand, that is by judgment, but when you are listening from a CEO, the one of the biggest companies of the world (McDonald’s) saying that he does all their […]

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Alexandre Rovai – American Brands in Taiwan and Thailand I was impressed about the American brands in Taiwan and Thailand. The people over there love American brands. One company specifically was Seven Eleven. I never imagined that this company could be so big over there. It is an American brand but with a Japanese concept. […]

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Carl Pfeiffer – “Edu-tainment” at Kidzania When arriving on this trip I didn’t think that I would be looking at any of the business visits as anything but from an educational and business perspective. However, when we arrived at Kidzania, it took me by surprise and instantly became a starry-eyed 10 year old boy the […]

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Carl Pfeiffer – Medical Tourism This Bumrumgrad hospital in Bangkok, Thailand is revolutionizing the world of medical tourism. This hospital is a for profit, “5 star hospital” that specializes in nearly every single medical and healthcare specialty. With the effects of globalization it allows patients around the world to “outsource their own healthcare”. Basically this […]

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Nelya Khayut – On top of the world Riding the fastest elevator… eating the best dumplings… witnessing the largest damper sphere in the world… You have to be there to believe it. One thousand and ten meters per minute! I arrived on the 89th floor in 34 seconds. Upon getting to the top, the observatory […]

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Nelya Khayut – Slum Child Care Foundation One of our visits in Thailand was the Slum Child Care Foundation. Upon arriving in the neighborhood where this Foundation is located, I was overcome with extreme emotion. I was able to hear the child laughter, cries, and screams from the building and it did not sound like […]

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 Tamara Clay – My most memorable moments If you ask me, the food was one of the most memorable aspects of the trip. We went to some very special places and tried some amazing new dishes. At various points throughout the trip I believe each of us where pushed to the edge of our culinary […]

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