How We Help


Click a category below to find out how TN-China Network can help you!


 

 

Tennessee’s workforce and local communities

  • Boost job creation and economic development by working with TNCN to attract Chinese investment to Tennessee and increasing TN exports to China
  • Avoid “brain drain” and retain talented young professionals with international and China business experience by expanding and promoting local China-related job opportunities
  • Become a community that “gets” China through TNCN Events, Online Resources, and Services
  • Increase cultural awareness and celebrate diversity by connecting Chinese-invested companies, local Chinese communities, and the general population through the TNCN Blog, educational and networking events, LinkedIn group, Facebook page, and Twitter

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Educational institutions and students

  • Expand internship opportunities for your students by establishing an internship program partnership with TNCN
  • Expand your students’ access to job opportunities by holding a China or international job fair and China career seminars in partnership with TNCN
  • Expand your school’s China-related educational offerings by becoming a TNCN Sponsor and collaborating with TNCN to develop educational seminars related to doing business with China, American-Chinese intercultural communication in the workplace, and other China-related topics
  • Promote your school’s China studies and international business programs and events on the TNCN Blog, Resource pages, LinkedIn group, Facebook page, and Twitter

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Tennessee companies that do business with China

  • Learn insights on doing business with China at one of TNCN’s informative events or through our China Primer consultation service
  • Navigate intercultural communication differences with your Chinese customers, suppliers, and partners by participating in a TNCN China business intercultural communication training
  • Keep updated with the changing business and regulatory environment in China by reading the TNCN Blog and other media publications listed on the TNCN Resource pages
  • Meet legal, tax, and consulting service providers at TNCN networking events who are expert on helping your company navigate the China market
  • Share best practices with other Tennessee companies doing business with China at TNCN events
  • Increase visibility of your company and attract Chinese business partners or investors by:
    • becoming a TNCN Sponsor and co-hosting an event
    • getting listed on the TNCN Resource pages
    • being profiled on the TNCN Blog
    • taking advantage of TNCN Member referrals
  • Get priority access to periodic limited-attendance events and meetings, including with visiting delegations and investors from China, by becoming a TNCN Sponsor

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Chinese companies that do business with Tennessee

  • Get connected to local resources and contacts to smooth your company’s investment in Tennessee through TNCN’s Chinese Investor Welcome Services
  • Learn about potential business partners in Tennessee by taking advantage of TNCN Member referrals, attending TNCN events, and reading in the TNCN Blog about Tennessee companies that are seeking to do business with China
  • Learn about potential investment destinations in Tennessee by reading the TNCN Blog and referring to the community and business resources links on the TNCN Resource pages
  • Navigate intercultural communication differences with your Tennessee customers, suppliers, and partners by participating in a TNCN China business intercultural communication training
  • Find legal, tax, and consulting service providers in Tennessee that specialize in advising Chinese companies doing business in the state by reading the TNCN Blog, referring to the TNCN Resource pages, and attending TNCN events
  • Increase visibility of your company and attract Tennessee business partners or investors by:
    • becoming a TNCN Sponsor and co-hosting an event
    • getting listed on the TNCN Resource pages
    • being profiled on the TNCN Blog
    • taking advantage of TNCN Member referrals

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Federal, state, and local government entities

  • Promote your Tennessee state or local investment and export promotion initiatives and events on the TNCN Blog, Resource pages, LinkedIn group, Facebook page, and Twitter
  • Educate your local business community on doing business with China by partnering with TNCN to hold China business or intercultural communication training events
  • Draw on expertise of TNCN leadership, members, and sponsors when:
    • developing China-specific strategies for investment and export promotion
    • hosting Chinese business or government delegations
    • taking Tennessee delegations to China
  • Recruit more Chinese investors to your community through TNCN’s China Primer consultation service and Chinese Investor Welcome Services
  • Increase visibility of your local community as an investment destination and your local companies as a source of innovative exports by:
    • becoming a TNCN Sponsor
    • by listing your community or local company on the TNCN Resource pages
    • suggesting your community or local company as a topic for a TNCN Blog post
  • Get priority access to periodic limited-attendance events and meetings, including with visiting delegations and investors from China, by becoming a TNCN Sponsor

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Chambers of commerce and economic development organizations

  • Promote your local investment and export promotion initiatives and China-related events on the TNCN Blog, Resource pages, LinkedIn group, Facebook page, and Twitter
  • Educate your local business community on doing business with China by partnering with TNCN to hold training events
  • Draw on expertise of TNCN leadership and sponsors when:
    • developing China-specific strategies for investment and export promotion
    • hosting Chinese business or government delegations
    • taking Tennessee delegations to China
  • Recruit more Chinese investors to your community through TNCN’s China Primer consultation service and Chinese Investor Welcome Services
  • Increase visibility of your local community as an investment destination and your local companies as a source of innovative exports by:
    • becoming a TNCN Sponsor
    • by listing your community or local company on the TNCN Resource pages
    • suggesting your community or local company as a topic for a TNCN Blog post
  • Prep for hosting Chinese government and business delegations by learning about existing TN-China business ties on the TNCN Blog and Resource pages
  • Get priority access to periodic limited-attendance events and meetings, including with visiting delegations and investors from China, by becoming a TNCN Sponsor

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