Wayne Forrest on Indonesia beginning to turn toward the world of entrepreneurship

Wayne Forrest has been President of the American Indonesian Chamber of Commerce through many of the country’s business and political cycles.

Jim Castle with his view from Indonesia, sees the US surrendering the market to China

Jim Castle, who describes himself as ‘an accidental businessman’ established CastleAsia in 1980 which has given him a unique view of the shifting of economic power from west to east.

Yosuke Honjo wants everyone in North America to drink his green tea

Ito En sells over $4 Billion USD of tea annually in Japan.

USC IBEAR brings real business to MBA students

There is book learning and then there is taking your knocks on the street.

Alfred Fung connects game design and his MBA

Alfred Fung starts speaking about his gaming with the absolute that it must be fun.

Dan Ping Mu solves business problems in China

Dan Ping Mu faces challenges for her consulting clients in China head on – and then looks at them from all angles to find the right solution.

Marcus Lyu and the shifting of China’s industry

Marcus Lyu runs hard commodities trading in Asia for the 100 billion USD, Swiss energy trading firm Mercuria.

Jim McGregor in China, “From bicycles to Bentleys.”

Jim McGregor engages in a spirited interview on issues facing foreign companies doing business in China.

Nat Rothschild on why in business it’s important to fight on

Nat Rothschild has a storied family name that defined banking for centuries.

The USC IBEAR MBA at 40!

In this episode of the IBEAR Business Class Podcast, we look at the 40th anniversary of the USC Marshall IBEAR MBA program, in a conversation with three of the past and present program directors.