29 minutes | Sep 30th 2019

#18 - Global From Asia Review w/ Mike Michelini | Cross-Border Ecommerce Platform

Welcome back to Sermondo Talks! 

Guest of today's episode is Mike Michelini, founder of Global from Asia & host of the annual Cross-Border Summit in China. He talks about his experience of living in China, the biggest hurdles to setting up a business in China and what advice every Amazon seller should follow.

Global From Asia is an online media platform & podcast format for cross-border e-commerce between Asia and the rest of the world. 


PART 1: About Global From Asia

0:35 In one sentence, what is Global From Asia?

0:50 For long have you been around for?

1:05 Do you have your own experience with selling online?

2:25 What are the advantages of setting up a business in Asia?

3:20 What is the biggest hurdle of setting up a business in Hong Kong?

4:07 You can help with setting up businesses in Hong Kong?

4:56 What is the Cross Border Summit?

7:03 Where are the attendees coming from?

8:06 You started working at Alpha Rock Capital, can you tell me more about that?

PART 2: Personal Questions

9:23 How many hours do you work per week?

11:23 Are there things that you don’t like about your job?

14:01 If you could have a superpower, which one would it be?

15:38 If you could give $10,000 to charity, which one would it be?

16:34 If you could travel back in time, what advice would you give to your younger self?

17:55 Where is your favorite place in the whole world?

20:35 What do you like to spend your money on? Experiences or material things?

22:14 In your time of being self-employed, was there a time where you wanted to quit and go back to a normal job?

24:07 Can you name three tips you would give to any Amazon seller out there?


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