Malla Haridat, Author at Black Enterprise

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A Black Businesswoman in China: Dealing With the Government (Part 5)

Malla Haridat
This post will focus on navigating business with the Chinese government. Bottom line: You need to have a stomach for dealing with HUGE bureaucracies. My...

A Black Businesswoman in China: Getting Around (Part 4)

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I highly recommend taking public transportation in the three metropolitan cities of Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong. While cabs are plentiful and easy to hail,...

A Black Businesswoman in China: Learning The Language (Part 3)

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In our third installment of Doing Business in China, I am sharing my experiences on the importance of learning the language. How well does one...

A Black Businesswoman in China: Don’t Skimp on Business Cards (Part 2)

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One of the first things that any good cultural guide will share about doing business in China is the importance of business cards. Business cards...

A Black Businesswoman in China: Traveling as a Foreigner

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If you’ve read about the recent successful trip that the National Urban League hosted in Beijing or have a general interest to expand your business...

2010 Entrepreneurs Conference: Legendary Inspirations

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It’s not every day that you have the opportunity to network with 1,200+ of the most progressive black entrepreneurs from around the country. However, what...

2010 Entrepreneurs Conference: What I Learned From the Elevator Pitch

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If you had only 60 seconds to deliver your best business pitch, what would you say to convince someone to fund your business? Now consider...