Today, I had lunch with the shadiest of shady characters. To give you a bit of a backstory, South East Asia is a well-known cesspool for Korean scam artists and gangsters, both from the North and South. Anyone involved with small business here will have their fair share of run-ins with these characters, and I […]
In The Midst Of New Year Festivities, KBank Unveils Their Latest Strategy; Certain To Garner Market Share
KBank has finally decided to ingratiate themselves to the requests of their customers, revealing their latest product line; Pokemon debit cards.
I like to believe that people are generally good, and find more pleasure in helping others than doing harm. For the most part, I think that mindset holds true. I have seen more people go out of their way to comfort strangers than slap them in the face without reason. Experience in business, however, will […]
I had just finished my gig at the financial services company, where my then-boss and mentor had relocated to Vietnam to pursue her dreams of world domination. My stock market investments were doing well, life was good, and I was looking for opportunities to invest in Thailand. Then the protesting began. The initial rallies were […]
It was a hot summer, I was in my early 20’s and had just arrived to Bangkok from Tokyo. I was going to be in Thailand for at least a few years, and had received word from a friend that a friend running a financial services company was looking to staff up. Interested, I got in touch […]