How a Non-Native Speaker Does Business in China
In Chapter 18 of 18 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview, Internet entrepreneur Anatole Faykin answers "As Non-Native Speaker, How Do You Overcome Language Barriers Working in China?" He shares how difficult it is navigating language barriers. For Faykin, translators are often unable to translate words to meaning. With a 25 person team speaking Mandarin Chinese, Faykin turns to trusted partners and a persevering attitude to get the job done. Faykin is the founder of Tuanpin.