Between Korea, China, and Japan, which country has a more “intense” work culture (on average)?

I’ve only worked in Korea, not in Japan or China but I’m inclined to say Korea because: they have 눈치 culture which means you gotta respect your seniors and boss and cannot say anything back. For example you cannot leave your work until your boss does 회식 which is a type of dinner you have […]

Who is a historical figure that’s seen as a hero in one culture but as a villain in another?

There’s lots… Vladimir Lenin is seen as as hero in Russia but a villain in the West Kim Il Sung is the eternal leader of North Korea and worshipped there, but a villain everywhere else Mao Zedong is seen as mostly a good figure in Chinese culture, but a mass murderer in the West Che […]

Why are the Western, Korean and Japanese culture so popular but not the Chinese culture?

The CCP is more concerned with expanding their economic progress than nurturing their entertainment industry for soft power. Western culture – Hollywood Korean culture – Kpop Japanese culture – anime Chinese culture- Wuxia Ok, so Wuxia isn’t exactly something… that’s widely promoted to foreigners or anything. It also lacks the modern day cultural elements because […]