Doing your best to host Chinese well has a number of benefits. Conversely not putting enough time & effort can have negative consequences.
As you probably know, relationships are important to Chinese so the time & effort you put in, or not, will be recognized and affect both your personal & business dealings.
If hosted well, Chinese often use these less formal times to share thoughts and ideas about work and business, which they will not do in more formal settings such as meetings.
This video quickly & clearly explains Chinese expectations for hosting, options for and how to choose activities that may appeal to Chinese, what & when they like to eat & drink and some things to think about if you are considering work site visits.
Duration : 4 minutes 49 seconds
Key Points Covered : 18