The simple home of Michael Michelini

American social media & e-commerce specialist in China since late 2007, I'm passionate to help companies do business in China leveraging the power of social media and e-commerce. I host a weekly podcast GlobalFromAsia.com to help businesses understand how to grow their business in China and other parts of Asia.

My Business: Shadstone Limited.

An Asia based B2B consulting firm, Shadstone is a holding company incorporated in Hong Kong that is a full or part shareholder in an array of businesses in the Asia B2B space.

For Fun: Mike's Blog.

Since early 2007 Mike has been keeping an "online journal" of his experiences. It started when a few of his work colleagues on Wall Street said they would want to follow what happened to him after quitting his corporate job. Mike enjoys sharing the journey and hope it inspires you too.

To Connect: Linkedin.

Often on Linkedin, you can connect with Mike here and follow news and updates in his career and business projects. If you are curious about the more business developments of Mike as an individual, this is the place.

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Asia Based Job Directory.

Looking for an awesome and business related job in Asia? Try GFA Job board. Get off your butt and make a difference in your career TODAY.

Photos To Note.

Inspire yourself in life and business, here are a few fun inspirations to highlight today.

Motivational Quotes.

  • Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.

    Steve Jobs
  • Today is difficult, tomorrow is much more difficult, the day after tomorrow is very beautiful, but most die tomorrow evening.

    Jack Ma
  • He who finds diamonds must grapple in mud and mire because diamonds are not found in polished stones.

    Henry B. Wilson