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Poorly Made in China

by Paul Midler

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Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24252787M
ISBN 109780470485378, 9780470485385, 9780470485149

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Paul Midler, the author of Poorly Made in China, talks candidly about his experiences on the Chinese shop floor--where quality and product safety were not always paramount concerns.   In his new book ‘Poorly Made in China’, intermediary and author Paul Midler exposes the pitfalls of manufacturing in China, debunking several myths in the process. The first -- that China exists for the United States alone to make things for Wal-Mart -- .


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Poorly Made in China by Paul Midler Download PDF EPUB FB2

Poorly Made in China is a dramatic romp through China's export manufacturing sector, one that reveals what really goes on behind the scenes. The story follows the author from one project to the next, taking the listener through a diverse set of industries and revealing a number of challenges.

An engaging business narrative told with doses of /5(). I just finished Poorly Made in China and wanted to highlight some of my key takeaways in the book. The book recently made The Economist's Book of the year list (Book review - The Economist).

Paul Midler has lived in China for over 15 years and worked as an outsourcing consultant for small-to-mid-sized companies on a range of products/5. Poorly Made in China Poorly Made in China book the tale of a modern-day gold rush and its consequences, the chronicling of a rising economic power and its path along a steep growth curve.

Entertaining and eye-opening, the book highlights the extent to which culture affects business dealings, and the ultimate suggestion is that we may have more to be concerned about.

This is the key question Paul Midler tries to answer in his book “Poorly Made in China: An Insider’s Account of the Tactics Behind China’s Production Game”. Midler, an MBA from the Wharton Business School, has studied Chinese history, the Mandarin language, and resides in the southern city of Guangzhou, the manufacturing capital of China.

Poorly Made in China is a book on Chinese culture with the underlying theme of (eventually) selling Mr. Bubble to WalMart. There were a few times when the product came back, and the mint shampoo. Poorly Made in China is the tale of a modern-day gold rush and its consequences, the chronicling of a rising economic power and its path along a steep growth curve.

Entertaining and eye-opening, the book highlights the extent to which culture affects business dealings, and the ultimately suggestion is that we may have more to be concerned about 8/10(79). Poorly Made in China is the tale of a modern–day gold rush and its consequences, the chronicling of a rising economic power and its path along a steep growth curve.

Entertaining and eye–opening, the book highlights the extent to which culture affects business dealings, and the ultimate suggestion is that we may have more to be concerned /5(). Buy Poorly Made in China: An Insider's Account of the China Production Game Revised and Updated by Midler, Paul (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). One of the recommendations from a presenter was the book Poorly Made In China.

The book was written by Paul Midler, from the perspective of an agent who deals with importers who are trying to have their products manufactured in China. Usually he is brought in when there is a communication problem and things are failing. Poorly Made in China.

likes 1 talking about this. :   Poorly Made in China is an invaluable book for anyone considering doing business in China or teaching a course in international trade. This is also a book for all consumers in countries that import products from China.

Poorly Made in China, An Insider’s Account of the Tactics Behind China’s Production Game. Paul Midler Poorly Made in China is something like an introduction to the business environment. If the first book was "China ," this next one is more like an more Poorly Made in China is something like an introduction to the business environment.

If the first book was "China ," this next one is more like an advanced seminar/5. Poorly Made in China: a reality check Despite being hailed as ‘the world’s workshop’, China’s reputation of being a reliable and responsible manufacturer is far from world-class.

In his new book ‘Poorly Made in China’, intermediary and author Paul Midler exposes the pitfalls of manufacturing in China, debunking several myths in the.

"Poorly Made in China is not merely about faltering product quality out of China. One of its broader themes is of people who promise one thing and then deliver another.

This is a book about Chinese obfuscation and subterfuge/5(). The Paperback of the Poorly Made in China: An Insider's Account of the China Production Game by Paul Midler at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or Due to COVID, orders may be : Wiley. A new book out by Paul Midler, Poorly Made In China, promises the inside scoop on why products made in China are as shoddy (and often as dangerous) as seemingly possible.

The designers took the basic idea but made it their own. The final result was a book jacket that catches the eye and which won a design award at a book fair. On the picture posted here, I caught this in a small bookshop – Freefall by Joseph Stiglitz placed on a shelf next to Poorly Made in China. I’d seen Stiglitz’s recently-published.

A response to both these observations can be found in “Poorly Made in China” by Paul Midler, a fluent Chinese speaker who in moved to China. “Poorly Made in China” Business books needn’t be dry: Paul Midler’s “Poorly Made in China” is perfectly evoked in this humorous cover.

Credit: Wiley. An insider reveals what can—and does—go wrong when companies shift production to China In this entertaining behind-the-scenes account, Paul Midler tells us all that is wrong with our effort to shift manufacturing to China.

Now updated and expanded, Poorly Made in China reveals industry secrets, including the dangerous practice of quality fade—the deliberate and. In his new book, Poorly Made in China: An Insider's Account of the Tactics Behind China's Production Game, Paul Midler attempts to explain why some Chinese-made products suffer from poor quality.In Poorly Made in China he shares those insights.

After reading his book, you will find yourself thinking carefully before putting Made in China items into your shopping cart. Midler identifies the features of China's production environment that make a joke of all the free trade slogans.

There is, for example, "quality fade.".Poorly Made in China is the tale of a modern-day gold rush and its consequences, the chronicling of a rising economic power and its path along a steep growth curve. Entertaining and eye-opening, the audiobook highlights the extent to which culture affects business dealings, and the ultimate suggestion is that we may have more to be concerned.