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Chinese Cultural Awareness Training

28 January 2015

This workshop is ideal for anyone who has dealings with Chinese businesses and Chinese staff.

 Prepare your business and staff for welcoming Chinese Visitors and learn how to give them an unforgettable experience.  

Prepare your business and staff for welcoming Chinese Visitors and learn how to give them an unforgettable experience.Prepare your business and staff for welcoming Chinese Visitors and learn how to give them an unforgettable experience. 

This workshop is ideal for anyone who has dealings with Chinese businesses and Chinese staff.
 
In this half-day intensive workshop you will learn: 
  • How to pronounce Chinese names correctly 
  • Chinese cultural etiquette 
  • Chinese communication styles 
  • ‘Guanxi’ —the essence of Chinese business culture 
  • ‘Face’ —losing, giving and gaining ‘face’ 
  • Chinese hierarchy 
  • How to deliver presentations to a Chinese audience 
  • How to tailor your marketing material for China 
  • How to deal with the ‘yes’ that means ‘no’ 
  • How to socialise with your Chinese contacts 
When: 28 January | 9.30am to 12.30pm
Where: CLCA, 24 Stirling St, Thebarton, SA 5031
 

 

 

Mandarin for Beginners - Weekend Workshop

31 January 2015 - 01 February 2015

Over one billion people in the world speak Chinese. Mandarin Chinese is the official Chinese language used in China, Taiwan, and Singapore, also is commonly used in many other Asian countries

Over one billion people in the world speak Chinese. Mandarin Chinese is the official Chinese language used in China, Taiwan, and Singapore, also is commonly used in many other Asian countries. 
 
In this two-day intensive workshop you will learn: 
  • Pronunciation of names and places 
  • Greetings and basic conversation 
  • Foods and drinks 
  • Numbers, days of the week, months of the year 
  • Where? When? What? Why? 
  • Other useful words and phrases 
When: Saturday 31 January and Sunday 1 February | 9.30am to 3.30pm
Where: Adelaide Uni Research, Park, Stirling St, Thebarton, SA 5031
 

Mastering the art of Instagram for your business

03 February 2015

Tourism Australia is the most followed country on Instagram, with over 1 million people following the @Australia profile. This free webinar will explore what makes the profile so popular worldwide by using recent case studies and colourful examples. 

 

Tourism Australia Instagram

Tourism Australia is the most followed country on Instagram, with over 1 million people following the @Australia profile. 

Join Jesse and Chloe from Tourism Australia’s social media team for a free webinar about mastering the art of Instagram for your business. This webinar will explore what makes Tourism Australia’s profile so popular worldwide by using recent case studies and colourful examples.  

When: Tuesday 3 February 2015 | from 1pm to 2pm AEDT

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Industry Briefing and Webinar

11 February 2015

A free-of-charge half day briefing providing an overview of Tourism Australia’s activity, latest market insights, business events activity and partnership opportunities. 

A free-of-charge half day briefing providing an overview of Tourism Australia’s activity, latest market insights, business events activity and partnership opportunities. The briefing will include presentations from Tourism Australia’s senior executives and include an industry panel.

Tourism Australia’s webinars will cover a range of topics and offer the opportunity for industry to join live for discussion or watch the presentation later on demand.

When: Wednesday, 11 February 2015 | 2-5pm

Where: Crowne Plaza Adelaide, 6 Hindmarsh Square, Adelaide

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Negotiating with Chinese People

18 February 2015

In business, knowledge is a negotiator's greatest weapon. To be successful in the Greater China region, you need to arm yourself with enough knowledge about Chinese values and Chinese negotiation strategies. 

In business, knowledge is a negotiator's greatest weapon. To be successful in the Greater China region, you need to arm yourself with enough knowledge about Chinese values and Chinese negotiation strategies. 
This workshop will help you understand: 
  • The importance of maintaining a harmonious relationship
  • How to prepare for negotiating with Chinese people
  • Different views on important issues such as “time” and “business plan”
  • The importance of understanding Chinese values
  • Ways to get your point across clearly
  • How a banquet or a social activity can influence the negotiation outcome
  • Common negotiation strategies used by Chinese people  
When: Wednesday 18 February | 9.00am to 12.30pm
Where: CLCA, 24 Stirling St, Thebarton, SA 5031
 

Talking Tourism - March

06 March 2015

**SAVE THE DATE**

Talking Tourism is a great opportunity to connect with industry colleagues, share experiences and be involved.

**SAVE THE DATE**

Talking Tourism is a great opportunity to connect with industry colleagues, share experiences and be involved.

Further details available soon 

When: Friday, 6 March 2015

Chinese Communication Styles

25 March 2015

This half-day workshop by Chinese Language & Cultural Advice teaches strategies to interpret non-verbal messages, how to communicate in a hierarchical environment, and understand how Chinese people maintain harmony and solve conflicts.

This workshop by Chinese Language & Cultural Advice teaches strategies to interpret non-verbal messages, how to communicate in a hierarchical environment, and understand how Chinese people maintain harmony and solve conflicts.

This workshop will help you understand:
  • The indirectness of Chinese communication
  • The Chinese way of dealing with conflicts
  • When ‘yes’ actually means ‘no’
  • The importance of harmony during Chinese communication
  • Non-verbal communication
  • How to communicate in a group environment
  • How to get your point across in an appropriate way
 
When: Wednesday 25 March | 9.00am—12:30pm
 
Where: CLCA | 24 Stirling St, Thebarton
 

2014 Australian Tourism Awards Gala Dinner - Adelaide

10 April 2015

**SAVE THE DATE ** for the 2014 Australian Tourism Awards Gala Dinner

**SAVE THE DATE ** for the 2014 Australian Tourism Awards Gala Dinner 

Where: ADELAIDE - Adelaide Convention Centre

When: Friday, 10 April 2015

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Working with Chinese People

29 April 2015

This half-day workshop by Chinese Language & Cultual Advice analyses the differences between the Australian and Chinese workplace cultures. Participants will learn how traditional values can influence corporate governance and business leader’s conduct.

This half-day workshop by Chinese Language & Cultual Advice analyses the differences between the Australian and Chinese workplace cultures. Participants will learn how traditional values can influence corporate governance and business leader’s conduct.

In this workshop you will learn:
  • Characteristics of Chinese employees
  • Chinese values and how they manifest in the workplace
  • Chinese workplace behaviour
  • How to successfully induct Chinese staff into your workplace
  • Ways to build an effective team environment
  • The differences between Australian and Chinese company culture

When: Wednesday 29 April | 9.00am to 12.30pm

Where: CLCA | 24 Stirling Street, Thebarton, South Australia

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Talking Tourism - August

05 August 2015

**SAVE THE DATE**

Talking Tourism is a great opportunity to connect with industry colleagues, share experiences and be involved.

**SAVE THE DATE**

Talking Tourism is a great opportunity to connect with industry colleagues, share experiences and be involved.

More details available soon

When: Wednesday, 5 August 2015

Talking Tourism - December

09 December 2015

**SAVE THE DATE**

Talking Tourism is a great opportunity to connect with industry colleagues, share experiences and be involved.

**SAVE THE DATE**

Talking Tourism is a great opportunity to connect with industry colleagues, share experiences and be involved.

More details available closer to the event date

When: Wednesday, 9 December 2015

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