Berno: Interesting scenairo 🙂 Fortunately such isn’t a problem for me cos most conf calls I was involved always offered two timings, one of which is APAC friendly.
Europeans and Americans, I urge you to prepare for the regular midnight conference call with your new head office in Mumbai or Beijing. Or would you prefer 5am?
Asians and Australians, relax. It is your turn to enjoy evening meals and pre-dawn slumbers uninterrupted by the boss in London or New York. Let me explain. Everyone knows that the weight of global power is moving inexorably towards the Asia-Pacific region. China and India are on the rise. Japan is recovering.
… This shift in the global balance of power is well documented. What has yet to be grasped is the effect on business and the way it is conducted.
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