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Bangkok Street Food Food stalls on the streets of Bangkok can look a little intimidating to foreigners, but they provide convenient, delicious and cheap meals to the locals. Wherever you go in the city, these food stalls are plentiful and very often you will find a high concentration of them in particularly busy areas. The […]

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Thai food’s profusion of exotic flavors and fragrances make it among the most coveted of international cuisines. Food is very much a part of your Bangkok experience, and luckily you don’t have to walk very far to find something to eat. Shop-house restaurants and food carts can be found on almost every street corner, at […]

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Stetson University is excited to announce that Cohort 12 Executive MBA students will be visiting Bangkok, the capital of Thailand in June 2015. This intriguing destination was strategically selected based on the guidance and expertise of Dr. Jon Carrick, Stetson’s international business faculty expert in the region and after extensive conversations with local businesses in […]

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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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