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  • Writer's picturePolina Ozhylevska

Jan Smejkal

Three types of Chinese startups that hire foreigners.

Jan Smejkal aka #yourchinaguy is originally from the Czech Republic and has shaped and fostered the startup community in China like no other person at a young age. In this episode he shares his many insights in this ecosystem and gives clear advice to foreigners looking for work opportunities at Chinese startups.

This is what you’ll learn:

  • The most prominent place for innovation right now

  • Three types of Chinese startups that hire foreigners

  • Can foreigners even compete with Chinese talent?

  • Opportunities arise as many foreigners left China recently

  • How NOT to apply for a job in China

  • Pros and cons of working at startups

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