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Getting a job in China: What to know

2018-07-16T21:07:51+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|

China Global Connections is a recruitment firm with specialty knowledge of the Chinese job market. In one of the world's fastest growing economies, never has there been a greater need for reliable, trustworthy, up to date and specified knowledge to allow expats to achieve their goals in the country. For a foreigner, getting a job in [...]

China Global Connections Features in China’s “Looking West to Chengdu” Podcast

2018-07-08T20:57:19+00:00 July 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|

On July 2nd China Global Connections featured in the Chinese media podcast "looking west to Chengdu" as part of a broader effort to promote business, work experiences and enterprise in the city. The podcast featured the story of the firm's CEO Norbert Antosik, born in the Netherlands, as a representation of how European people have unlocked [...]

China: Visa Applicants Can Now Verify Qualifications Online

2018-06-25T20:22:18+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The process to verify your qualifications for a job in China just got easier, according to an announcement from the Chinese Service Center for Scholarly Exchange. The process for qualifications issued by US and Canadian institutions will now take no more than 10 working days in contrast with the prior waiting time 20 days, the center announced. [...]

China’s Thriving TEFL Industry

2018-06-24T11:55:19+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Teach English|

Thinking of Teaching English in China? The country's thriving TEFL industry is continuing to grow at a dramatic pace. With new CELTA teacher training centres cropping up across huge cities in China such as Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, today we're looking at why the Teaching English as a Foreign Language industry is growing to so popular [...]

Choosing an EFL teaching job in China, what type works best?

2018-06-24T11:52:38+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Teach English|

Have you Achieved a TEFL/TESOL qualification and are looking to teach English in China? You might be wondering, how do I go about choosing an EFL teaching job? What type works best? It is important to remember English teaching comes in a variety of forms and styles. Teaching children in school is not the same as teaching [...]

Advice for Teaching in China: Avoiding TEFL and TESOL Scams

2018-06-24T11:28:35+00:00 June 4th, 2018|CGC News, Teach English|

China is one of one the world's biggest markets for teaching English as a second/foreign language. With the world's largest population and as the most populated country in the world which does not speak English as an official language (in contrast to India), the demand for English teachers will always be abundant. Many websites and services [...]

Learning Chinese: Useful Phrases for Beginners

2018-06-24T11:24:41+00:00 May 28th, 2018|China Guide, Interns|

Previously we created an article saying "Why Learn Chinese" where we shown you of all the potential benefits of Learning the language. Some people will always say Learning Chinese is difficult, but as China Global Connections we want to show you that it is easy, fun and possible. To help you to find your way, we [...]

Fitting a trip to Beijing into three days: The 72 hour transit Visa on Arrival!

2018-06-24T11:22:08+00:00 May 25th, 2018|CGC News, China Guide|

Beijing is one of the world's most incredible cities. For all people may generalize it with negative stereotypes, it captures the epicenter of thousands of years worth of Chinese history. It is a city that has stood the test of time in the face of war, occupation and devastation. As the symbol of a great civilization that [...]

Be Our Special Guest: CCG’s New Hospitality Internship Program

2018-05-22T08:25:40+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Interns|

Ever fancied an extended free stay at a luxury hotel? Well, believe it or not, if your University major is related to hospitality or related fields, here's your chance! China Global Connections are proud to announce the launch of our new hospitality internship scheme! Successful candidates will have the opportunity to intern at some of the [...]

China life hacks: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Chinese airports

2018-05-16T10:15:05+00:00 May 15th, 2018|China Guide|

Your internship in China both begins and ends with an experience in a Chinese airport. Given that, whilst your time in transit may seem ultimately irrelevant to the experience, it's always best to be prepared in every situation. Life in China is great, but there are new things every person must learn and look out for [...]

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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.