29 min

Learn Chinese Insights Podcast Episode 035: Scott Faul Learn Chinese Insights Podcast

    • Language Learning

In this episode I interview Scott Faul, an American now living in Taiwan.

Listen to find out:

- What got him interested in learning Chinese, while in the US
- His experience studying Chinese in Taiwan, while working on the side
- How he used the Chinese he had learned, while working in the US
- The benefits he found for being able to speak Chinese, while looking for work
- His experience living in Beijing for 10 years
- The difference he found in culture between China and Taiwan
- The difference in accents and slang he experienced between Taipei and Beijing
- What he would have done differently regarding learning Chinese
- Why he switched from business to doing a masters in translation
- What his career plans in translation are currently
- The difference in business culture in China / Taiwan versus in America
- How negotiations are handled differently in China / Taiwan versus out west

In this episode I interview Scott Faul, an American now living in Taiwan.

Listen to find out:

- What got him interested in learning Chinese, while in the US
- His experience studying Chinese in Taiwan, while working on the side
- How he used the Chinese he had learned, while working in the US
- The benefits he found for being able to speak Chinese, while looking for work
- His experience living in Beijing for 10 years
- The difference he found in culture between China and Taiwan
- The difference in accents and slang he experienced between Taipei and Beijing
- What he would have done differently regarding learning Chinese
- Why he switched from business to doing a masters in translation
- What his career plans in translation are currently
- The difference in business culture in China / Taiwan versus in America
- How negotiations are handled differently in China / Taiwan versus out west

29 min