Editor’s note: A version of this first appeared on the  China Business Cast. China Business Cast is a podcast featuring experienced entrepreneurs and business people making things happen in China. If you want to learn from on the ground accounts of how business actually gets done in China, this is the program for you.

This episode is all about how Nick went from not knowing Mandarin upon arrival in China to working as a Mandarin medical interpreter and translator.

Nick first moved to China after college to teach English and ended up staying 6 years total. He is the author of the book Ultimate China Guide: How to Teach English, Travel, Learn Chinese, & Find Work in China.

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