2020 has been quite the year – and we hope everyone has used this unprecedented time to review deep down inside, who they really are and what they are destined to become. Same has happened here at Global From Asia. Skipping the fifth annual Cross Border Summit and evolving to be a more online based community – we have found … Read More
While this is more of a geek announcement, it is one we feel is a bit of a landmark here at Global From Asia. We are rebuilding the site and moving the server from a USA hosting company to a Singapore based hosting provider. Really it is, because the yearly hosting has come due and we re-evaluated our options and … Read More
GFA245. And we are back!! There is so much to talk about, essentially the podcast is coming back. The last four months I was in intensive Amazon business and there are some exciting announcements coming out of that incubator soon. I worked out a deal where I go back to my natural state of being a content creator and media dude and will help with the promotion of those amazing business products soon.
As the international (more specifically cross-border) e-commerce industry has grown over the years – so has the demand for cross border services from China and Asia to the world. The team at Global From Asia has recently launched a new platform – GFA deals – to help the community discover new software and services for the industry and get first … Read More
GFA’s expert expansion. Global From Asia will be 5 years old in October – and we are excited to announce our expansion of reach and industry. We have been focused on cross border ecommerce for years now – the action of selling goods across borders – mainly B2C – and a lot of Amazon FBA (as it is the elephant in the room).
We want YOU! Applications Open For General Manager of our Amazon FBA Business Para Living Inc is a year old (birthday Aug 11, 2018) and we have an amazing opportunity for those tuning in. We’re looking for a General Manager and Partner of our Amazon FBA business. Do you want to take action in your life and make a lifestyle … Read More
Summer2018 is approaching and as Global From Asia approaches its fifth birthday, a ton of new initiatives have been coming out of the R&D department. While we have been inundating you with blogs and emails as they come out – thought today I would reflect and share those initiatives in a blog post. Let’s list them out here – and then it is your turn to tell us if we are crazy or not.
Over 300 e-commerce business owners from both inside and outside of China assembled to take part in the first ever Cross Border Matchmaker. Hosted by 3 organizations, Global From Asia, Popeye Incubator, and Guangdong E-Business Association, it was the first event of its kind to bring together top Amazon FBA sellers to the stage. Read more for the CBM 2017 recap.
The world is flat. Location and business are no longer one in the same. Global From Asia is fulfilling the need for Western entrepreneurs who need access to the same tools and opportunities in business structures as the big conglomerates. We have grown quite a bit here at Global From Asia. Listeners and readers are confused on all the things we do – so today we want to kind of use this blog to recap everyone on where we are and what GFA offers.
You may be wondering what is happening here at Global From Asia. We are growing super fast and pushing the limits. Something I recommend all business owners and entrepreneurs to do. It is a good test of your willpower. Also, we are focusing on Global From Asia. It feels good that this is the main focus and it is making forward progress. I thought it was a good time to keep you informed, so here’s an update on Global From Asia.
The community here at Global From Asia loves events and connecting with each other. After our second Cross Border Summit this past April in Shenzhen- we had an overwhelming response to continue to do events and a demand to do the Cross Border Summit twice a year. The team felt that a summit twice a year would be too much and we have responded with a whole new type of event – called the Cross Border Matchmaker.
As we have been building up the meetup and chapter communities of Global From Asia we have been testing different style events. Recently we had a group of Investors and Executives from Brazil coming to Shenzhen, China and we thought it would be a perfect time to have a demo session. We also have select clips of this e-commerce demo … Read More
Everyone knows (or should know!) TechCrunch. It is probably the biggest, if not one of the biggest, English tech blogs in the world. This year’s Techcrunch China conference is happening down in the south of China – in Shenzhen city! As more and more globally known brands and events happen here, it is truly amazing what can be done in this 30+ year old city.
I’m happy to report that our new Global From Asia Experts (GFA Experts) initiative is off to a roaring start! Off the momentum of the amazing second annual Cross Border Summit, we have responded with a new platform for high quality experts and attendees to come together in the cross-border e-commerce and business community to learn, network, and share together. … Read More
Greetings from Bangkok – DCBKK conference is starting tomorrow. *** had tech issues with this one! ***** so no recording, Thanks Tommy Griffith and Chris Gormley for joining me on the show. ===== some links we mentioned https://twitter.com/george_chen/status/784686570372632576?s=08 https://twitter.com/e27co/status/785299081312800768?s=08 http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/2026320/gone-60-minutes-formula-e-tickets-sell-out-first-day-hong-kongs-first From apple store! http://edition.cnn.com/2016/10/09/africa/egypt-new-capital/index.html Paypal Can’t Ignore the Chinese E-commerce Market – Integrations grow Braintree, Paypal’s payment gateway, recently enabled UnionPay … Read More