Immigrating to Japan (Options and Insights)

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Japan is one of the most welcoming countries for immigrants in the world. It has an immigrant population that has grown to 1.3 million people, which makes up 2% of its total population. The country has a reputation for being friendly and generous with foreign talent, but there are still some challenges that you will face when immigrating to Japan. … Read More

Registering a Company In Japan For Foreigners

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Immigration0 Comments

Japan is one of the most unique countries in the world with their own culture and customs that seem so different from other countries around the world. Some people are drawn to these differences while others are intimidated by them, not knowing where to start when they get there. This is especially the case when registering a company in Japan … Read More

School Options in Japan For Your International Family

Michael MicheliniBlog, Culture, Lifestyle0 Comments

Japan is a beautiful country with so much to offer. The culture, the people, and the food are all top notch. It’s no wonder that Japan has become one of the most popular destinations for expats and foreigners alike. However, when it comes to schooling your children in Japan there are many considerations you should be aware of. Fortunately we … Read More

Building an Art and Music Business as a Filipina In China and Vietnam with Mirasol Aguila

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Lifestyle, Podcast, Travel0 Comments

GFA356. Today’s show is featuring an old friend – Mirasol whom I met in Shenzhen back in 2010 era. She is a talented artist and musician and has been pursuing her passion and dreams of music and art for as long as I’ve known her. She talks about her journey in building her career in Asia. Let’s tune in. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/artist-travels/.

Broken Border and How The Community Has Adjusted with Jan Mendoza

Michael MicheliniLifestyle, Living, Podcast0 Comments

GFA351. In today’s podcast, we are showcasing upcoming speakers for the Cross Border Matchmaker – which is on Friday May 21 – evening Asia time, afternoon in Europe, and morning in Americas. We will discuss some of the topics, some of the speakers, members, programs, and what to expect. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/brokenborder/.

Kids Are the Future – Initiative to Give Kids Ecomm and Business Experience with Anne Baes

Michael MicheliniEducation, Lifestyle, Podcast0 Comments

GFA349. Today’s episode is Global from Asia kids, GFA kids. We are talking about what really matters, the next generation of global business owners. We got a special treat and we are sharing a little bit of a story. Find out how you potentially can be involved. Let’s tune in! For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/gfakids/.

Experiences Venturing in Africa (Yes, Africa) with Marek Zmysłowski

Michael MicheliniCulture (Lifestyle), Lifestyle, Podcast0 Comments

GFA325. Global from Asia is all about Global business, the concept of cross border, international – and the wild and adventurous stories business people go through venturing through them. Our guest for today is Marek Zmysłowski is from Poland, who first dove into startups and has a venture in Africa. Let’s tune in. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/africa-ventures/.

First Indonesia COVID-19 Case Makes Amazing Moves to Coming Out Stronger – with Ratri Anindyajati

Michael MicheliniLifestyle, Living, Podcast0 Comments

GFA311. Covid survivor story. Today’s show is a little less business and more about Covid. It’s an interesting story of Ratri and her family as the first COVID cases in Indonesia. Experiencing the nightmare of getting Covid as well as how society treated them. Let’s tune in. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/covid-survivor-story.

Stuck in China, Legal Battle Results with John Graham Harper

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Immigration, Lifestyle, Living, Podcast, Travel0 Comments

GFA308. We had John on earlier in 2019 about his business deal gone bad and being Stuck in China on episode 247, so definitely listen in to that show if you haven’t already. He has an update on what happened, what he learned, and most important, what he suggests for others on this week’s show. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/stuck-in-china-update.

Leaving Legal to Follow Passion with Laurence Brahm

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Lifestyle, Podcast1 Comment

GFA304. Today’s show is about following your dreams and pursuing your passion. Ex-lawyer Laurence Brahm left his career to follow what he felt was right and searched for Shangri-La and had quite a journey. Watch and listen to his adventures. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/follow-passion.

Triple Header: # 300, Foreigners Sleeping on Streets of China

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Culture, Ecommerce, Lifestyle, Living, Podcast, Sales, Travel0 Comments

GFA300. Triple header for episode # 300. From talking about my birthday and being quarantined, to going back to sourcing in the midst of this global pandemic and lockdown, and a foreigner’s experience sleeping in the streets of China outside his own Guangzhou apartment complex. All this and more so tune in. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/300th.

Coronavirus Shut Out & Stuck Between China & Thailand with Zack Franklin

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Lifestyle, Living, Podcast, Travel0 Comments

GFA297. Stuck outside of China. This one today will keep you on the edge of your seat as we listen to Zack Franklin – a regular on the show and a really good friend of mine share his horrible experience with the whole coronavirus nightmare and how he ended up stuck outside of China. Let’s tune in. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/stuck.

Wild Wild East Story with Devin Ehrig

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Lifestyle, Living, Podcast, Travel1 Comment

GFA293. In this week’s show, we try to lighten up the whole situation a bit here so we have a fun one with Devin Ehrig who is a really good friend of mine. We talk about wild wild east story about good old times in this crazy ventures in China. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/wild-wild-east-story.

Global Health Emergency and its Effect on Global Economy

Billy BeardBlog, Lifestyle, Living, Travel0 Comments

What is the impact of global health emergency happening right now on the global economy? The start of the year 2020 did not seem to be all promising. January was filled with news of conflicts, disasters, calamities and death. These unfortunate events, some at catastrophic levels, sprawled globally. US, Middle East, Australia, Asia, Europe and other parts of the world found themselves facing these battles head-on.

Expat Life Compared to USA Life with Chapin Kreuter with Chapin Kreuter

Michael MicheliniLifestyle, Living, Podcast, Travel0 Comments

GFA286. Welcome to Global From Asia episode 286 – the last one for 2019. It’s getting towards the end of the year and I thought we’d have a fun little conversation talking about how we change when we become expats living overseas for awhile. It’s a fun conversation with businessman and podcaster Chapin Kreuter who hosts the podcast Misfits and Rejects. Let’s tune in! For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode286.