Founder Claire Pisani is a strategic thinker with unique insights into both Asian and Western cultures and how they can interact well.
knows the importance of being culturally aware in an extremely diverse business environment.
has a solid corporate background and understanding of business issues today and has seen the preventable damage that can be caused when language (and culture) can be misinterpreted in business.
is both creative and analytical, with strengths in managing projects, budgets, resources and complex logistics as well as writing, language and fine arts.
work experience covers finance, writing, education and the arts in her
roles at ABC Television
, ABC Radio, Fairfax Digital and as an English Tutor both here and abroad.
has worked with individuals from Hong Kong, China, Indonesia, India and Thailand through her
studies and as a transition assistance educator at the Villawood Detention Centre
Claire holds a Bachelor of Music Education from the Conservatorium of Music with an English and Music major and MBA specialising in Finance and Accounting.
was the winner of the prestigious CEW scholarship during her
After graduating, Claire was invited to be on the Subject Selection Committee of the UTS MBA program.
These days Claire
works with non-native English speakers who live or work in English speaking environments.
She also believes that Australians, Americans and other English speakers who wish to do business with Asia, or manage staff in Asian countries, have a responsibility to understand more about the cultures they wish to connect with.
goal is always to help, to facilitate, to enable and empower.
Claire's work can help large corporations and small business to reduce the amount of time spent and money wasted on conflict or misunderstanding caused by cross-cultural miscommunication.
For individuals, her
work means the opportunity to gain confidence, strengthen relationships and achieve potential.
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