Lady Luck Helps Make Changes, Part 1

I interviewed my friend Scott in 1994 about his experience as an American executive connected with a Korean company, where he immediately ran into some major cultural differences between Western and Korean society. In 1997 when the Korean won fell flat on its face, I wished the interview had also included his skepticism of the economy. Some of this interview appears at the end of the post on the Korean women’s movement.

Scott’s story

My company in the States sold several licenses—one package—to a Korean company which was supposed to be established over a period of five years. Its primary … Read More