Yiwu Catastrophe! Quality Issues on Our Product Order, Rejected and Next Steps on Product Sourcing – GFAE013

Michael MicheliniEcommerce Series, Podcast0 Comments

The blood and sweat – and yes – tears – of a physical product business is already coming out – episode 13 and the first order we have – has been rejected. Well, some of it – our core product – just could not be accepted. We bring our sourcing and operations partners at Para Living Inc- Lorenzo and Roland – on the show to share about the rejection, the story, and the fuming Yiwu shop owner. A few lessons and talks about what is next. This episode is all about rejecting manufacturing order. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/ecommerce013.

Buying Online Businesses in Hong Kong and Asia

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast4 Comments

This week’s episode we have guest expert Murray Priestley. He lives in Hong Kong and his focus is buying, scaling and selling online businesses. A natural leader, he acts as a catalyst for rapid growth & execution. Listen in as Murray talks about buying online businesses in Hong Kong and Asia. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode196.

You Want To Sell To China? How Far Are You Willing To Go?

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

We all have the China dream, if we can just make a dollar from a billion people, life would be good, right? The numbers in China are massive, and so are the opportunities. I receive a ton of emails from friends and readers asking how they can tap into this massive consumer market, and today I am brain dumping all I have to get you want you need to get on the fast track on sell to china.

How To Get Declined For Your HK Bank Application

Michael MicheliniBanking, Blog, Corporate3 Comments

Want to get declined for your bank account application in Hong Kong? Then you’re in the right place! Of course you don’t want to get rejected when applying for your Hong Kong business bank account, but today I want to have some fun and give you some tips on how to get a declined HK bank application.

Traveling as a Transformation – How Living Abroad Changes Your Mindset with Gregory Diehl – GFA195

Michael MicheliniLifestyle, Podcast, Travel0 Comments

Are you one of those people who love to travel or how it is like living abroad? This episode will bring you insights about different viewpoints, different cultures and somewhat holistic picture – a transformation that will happen to you when you travel. Keep an open mind – this is critical to succeed in international business. Greg Diehl is on the show to give us some unique viewpoints and things to ponder. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode195.

What Is Cross Border Ecommerce with Mike Michelini – GFA194

Michael MicheliniBusiness, Ecommerce, Podcast0 Comments

This week’s show we are talking about my experience and a broad overview of Cross Border ecommerce more on the export side. I did this as a presentation at our Global From Asia Shanghai meetup. I share some of the insights and the history of how cross-border e-commerce came to be and some perspectives being involved in the industry and watching it over the years from a China angle. For full show notes, check out GlobalFromAsia.com/episode194.

Using Shopify to Grow Beyond Amazon

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce2 Comments

Changes and innovation are key aspects of growing a business. As time passes, people change what they like to buy and how they shop. Just as the Internet has grown into an effective medium of marketing and selling, e-commerce has been the greatest rival to traditional shopping. Hence, for sellers, jumping on the bandwagon (e-commerce) became essential to grow their businesses. Find out more about shopify ecommerce in this blog.