Instruments of Harmony (Our Innate Tools)

IMAGINATION (that's positive) and (purpose-driven) CURIOSITY are vital keys to developing the Essential Soft Skills That Matter (ESSTM) and Real GUANXI (关系) relationships in China.

  • Are you aware how vital these instruments are to your success in multicultural environments?

  • Are you aware that your prior experiences, knowledge, and modus operandi (MO) are secondary for your success in China?

My name is Gene J. Hsu -- I’ve spent the 20+ years leading people, projects, and cross-cultural teams in Greater China as a manager, consultant, instructor, trainer, mentor, and executive coach.

  • Cross-Cultural Management (16-hour course in Chinese) at Hong Kong University – Institute of China Business (HKU-ICB) to Chinese executives throughout China (2016 - 2017)
  • Mindset for China Business (1 - 3 hour lectures, keynotes, and workshops) at several universities throughout China and US since 2007

I am as American as football and apple pie, while I am also 100% fluent in Mandarin Chinese, so I fully immersed myself into every cross-cultural interaction where I discovered the importance of EMPATHY and SELF-AWARENESS as the primary gateways into social acceptance and long-term success.

Generational ABC (American Born Chinese) Podcast

I think the world would be a better place if China and America got along, and perhaps that begins with Chinese and Americans getting along better...

Begin your journey with a guide!

"Knowing how to speak Chinese doesn't mean you know what to say in Chinese"

Cross-Cultural Performance Mastery is a leadership development system that focuses on improving outcomes by proactively managing perceptions and misperceptions. The journey begin with you developing essential soft skills that will empower you to Crush It! in China or any cross-cultural environment.


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