Building Leaders Here at Shadstone Consulting

A lot of things happening – right smack dab in the middle of the summertime. While it is hot and sweaty and most are on vacation somewhere – Shadstone is building a true leadership culture. Earlier this year we re-invented the way we do things, allowing all our team to be flexible time and schedule – focused instead of hours …

Quick Updates on the Road

Mike is on the road – back in China/  Hong Kong for Rise Conference and also leveraging our Media pass at Global From Asia to build up more contributors for this blog and growing community. If you’re interested in being a writer / contributor for Global From Asia  – we would love to hear from you. Our managing editor, LJ, …

Shadstone Updates June 30, 2019

What a week! Mike was mentioned in a Bloomberg article on the effects the trade war is having on Amazon sellers and has been getting more and more interest from people who want to start to look to buy from factories in Thailand (as they re-consider China). It is a changing time in Asia and the rest of the world. …

Developing Leadership at The Shadstone Group of Companies

Summer may normally be a slow time for businesses -but things are moving fast and furious here at Shadstone Limited. And no, we’re not talking about race cars – we’re talking about people. People are the core of any business, and for 4 or 5 years the company has invested in making a complete and extensive handbook to empower the …

Shadstone Investments Updates June 10 2019

What are some of the updates happening at Shadstone’s network of companies? Today we will give a brief update of some highlights: Sisitano (Para Living Inc) – Mike is in China visiting factories and clarifying all the requirements for the moka pot and other product lines. More listings will be created for Amazon and also some new marketing initiatives started …

Making The Most from China Business Development Trip

Here at Shadstone, Asia business development is critical to the continued success of our team and clients. We often tell those we work with to take that trip to China and make face to face contacts. While it is important everywhere in the world, it is like night and day in China. Chatting in email, Skype, even Wechat – yes …

Merging of Content Creation – For Ecommerce + Online Media

Here at Shadstone – we were an ecommerce and sourcing operation from 2007 to 2012. Then in 2013 we made a move to be more of a holding company and online media company (with Global From Asia podcast). To be fully transparent – Mike and the advisors were tired of having huge investments in inventory by being an ecommerce seller. …