Father of two, communications consultant, board member of Male Allies, board member of Hong Kong Literary Festival, and avid gin drinker.
Let’s be clear, China doesn’t and cannot censor international companies. Rather those companies are choosing to censor themselves to protect their financial interests.
It’s probably a stretch to attribute Apple’s problems to its low diversity. But I absolutely agree that improving it could be part of their solution.
Kind of interesting that this leaked in China. Apple’s ‘leaks’ are usually well planned so I’d put money on this being an effort to repair relationships with Chinese consumers after being called out for supporting Hong Kong.
The NBA will be one of many that suffers like this. But if companies all stand their ground there is a limit to how much Beijing can ban before popular opinion turns against it.
Picture a world in which Facebook had been allowed to enter China and had HUGE sales there. Think Mark would be making this speech then or think he’d do the same as Apple?
I will believe it when I see it.
This explain why a bunch of my posts haven’t been working properly?
Only the NBA refusing to kiss the ring for now. More companies will be pulled into this vortex, going to be very interesting to see who puts principles over profits.
Yes. Next question.
Well this is another fine mess you got us into, Mr Trump.