A Brand New “China Groove” in 2017

To China Culture Corner readers: Happy Year of the Rooster! It’s now March of 2017, and that means we’re well into the Year of the Rooster. And although it’s a little late, I’d still like to wish you all a Happy… Read More ›


Follow My China Journey on Instagram

I’ve recently opened an account on Instagram, and will be using it to share photos of my life and work in China, as well as past photos from my travels in China. Feel free to check out my account to learn more about myself and the real China.

2016 is the Year of the Monkey!

It’s 2016, and the Year of the Monkey has arrived! Thanks to all my readers for your support, and I’d like to wish you all “big luck” in the Year of the Monkey! Thanks again!


Follow the China Culture Corner on Facebook!

Do you like reading articles about the Chinese culture and language? On the China Culture Corner’s Facebook Page you can share articles, leave comments, and learn more! Check it out today!


Share Your China Story with the World!

Have you lived or worked in China for a length of time? Do you want to help other Westerners learn about China, its culture, and its people? Contact the China Culture Corner today to share you story with the world, and remove the veil of mystery from China!


Happy Chinese New Year – 2015 is the Year of the Goat!

I’d like to take this opportunity to wish all my readers and fellow China enthusiasts a Happy Chinese New Year and a fortuitous 2015! Thank you for reading and your continued support! The Chinese New Year is a very important… Read More ›


Journal Article : The Many Faces of Suzhi in China

Dear Readers and China Enthuiasts, I am pleased to announce that I have recenly published a new article on Chinese culture and management practices: The many faces of suzhi in the Chinese organization and society: Implications for multinational HRM practice. This article… Read More ›


The “China Culture Corner” is Now in Shenzhen!

As of May 2014, I, Sean Upton-McLaughlin, have officially relocated to Shenzhen to continue my work with Chinese companies and executives, this time with a multinational Chinese firm in the ICT sector. From this new location I will continue to… Read More ›