Building on a year of achievement and success in calling for action on the longs – tanding issues that have a direct impact on Hong Kong’s status as a center of international business and commerce, Peter Levesque – Chief Commercial Officer of Modern Terminals and re-elected as AmCham chairman for a second term – tells […]Read more "Jan/Feb 2015 Cover Story: A Statesman of Vision"
By Kenny Lau The mission of AmCham is to foster commerce among the United States, Hong Kong and Mainland China, and to enhance Hong Kong’s status as an international business center. Members of the chamber are asked at the end of each year in an annual survey to share their views on Hong Kong’s business environment […]Read more "Business Outlook: 2014/2015 AMCHAM ANNUAL SURVEY: ANOTHER YEAR OF CAUTIOUS OPTIMISM"
A Discussion on Building a Collaborative Culture and Driving Business Results through Teamwork; Are Teams Driving Superior Business Performance? By Kenny Lau The discussion of “teams” and “teamwork” is often associated with competitive sports teams in the sense that they are well organized and are very strategic in what they do. The typical scenario: everybody has a […]Read more "Human Capital: 23rd Annual AmCham Human Capital Conference"
By Kenny Lau Having played in and coached numerous sports teams over the years, Arthur Bacci strongly believes in teamwork. As Head of Principal International’s Hong Kong Group, he just can’t underestimate or understate the value of teamwork and a strong culture to the success of any organization. Teamwork-or strategic collaboration-has been pertinent to the business […]Read more "Team Works!"
On a highly engaging and informative platform, senior business executives -including CEOs, thought leaders and senior HR practitioners – share their ideas and best practices on team performance based on years of management experience in building a collaborative culture and driving business results for an in-depth discussion at Amcham’s 23rd Human Capital Conference. By Kenny Lau […]Read more "The Power of Many: How to Use Teams to Drive Superior Performance"
The 100,000 Strong Foundation – aiming to get more US students to study in China for a deeper understanding of Chinese culture and history – is nurturing the next generation of American and Chinese youth on the grassroots level as a way to strengthen the US-China relationship. Through a first-hand experience on the ground, American […]Read more "Education: US Student Ambassadors to China: 100,000 Strong"
Present in Hong Kong since 1995, MetLife – one of the foremost life insurance providers in the United States – is celebrating the company’s 20th anniversary this year. Newly appointed as CEO of its operations in Hong Kong, Lennard Yong speaks candidly about “doing something that fundamentally changes people’s lives” By Blessing Waung With the […]Read more "Insurance & Healthcare: A Savior in Times of Uncertainty"