Guanxi - building relationships - is critical for getting things done in Asia. If you don't understand this, you may be in for a rough ride. Westerners tend to focus on tasks, and join groups or teams around a task. In Asia, the task is not what is most important. It is your relationship. During this talk and discussion, we will be unraveling the mystery of Guanxi and how it works.

Elyn MacInnis. M.Div. Harvard University, teacher and trainer, has had 21 years of experience in China. She has taught Cultural Differences for various Chinese English programs on CCTV since 1996.

Where: China Culture Center, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China.