Limitless Laowai — Expat Life, Business Strategy, Personal Development & Cultural Adjustment in China | Learn Chinese

by Ally Mona

Limitless Laowai — Expat Life, Business Strategy, Personal Development & Cultural Adjustment in China | Learn Chinese
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 431
  • Last: 6 Sep 2017
laowai < Mandarin: literally, outsider/foreigner > Whether you're just settling into life in China or consider yourself an old 'China Hand', this podcast has something for you! Meet Ally Mona, founder and host of the show. After a decade in China, Ally is no stranger to the cultural and lifestyle adjustments required of a successful ‘laowai’. Her mission: Equip the masses to take the China experience by the horns and enjoy the wild ride! Ally is joined by her co-host Pete Rogers; Pete's journey in China began in the summer of 2014 and he hasn’t look back since. What his mission? To bring joy and passion to the daily lives of those living and working in China…and beyond. Ally and Pete interview fantastic expats and China experts all over the world to bring you content designed to motivate, empower and connect you to the vibrant life and opportunities available to you in China. From relocation, to repatriation, and everything in between, LimitlessLaowai has you covered.

Episodes (431)

  • #428 EnneaType 9: The Disappearing Act
    #428 EnneaType 9: The Disappearing Act
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    Published: 6 Sep 2017 Duration: 13:27
    What does it look like to have a lower self-mastery EnneaType Nine friend at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai.com or Pete at pete@limitles... Read more →
    What does it look like to have a lower self-mastery EnneaType Nine friend at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai.com or Pete at pete@limitles... Read more →

  • #427 EnneaType 8: The Jerk
    #427 EnneaType 8: The Jerk
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    Published: 5 Sep 2017 Duration: 14:07
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Eight friend is emotionally or physically triggered at your dinner party and erupts at your other guests? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally a... Read more →
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Eight friend is emotionally or physically triggered at your dinner party and erupts at your other guests? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally a... Read more →

  • #426 EnneaType 7: The Over Indulger
    #426 EnneaType 7: The Over Indulger
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    Published: 4 Sep 2017 Duration: 12:48
    What does it look like if a lower master EnneaType Seven friend is emotionally or physically triggered at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai... Read more →
    What does it look like if a lower master EnneaType Seven friend is emotionally or physically triggered at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai... Read more →

  • #425 Enneatype 6: The Scaredy Cat
    #425 Enneatype 6: The Scaredy Cat
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    Published: 3 Sep 2017 Duration: 14:12
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Six friend is emotionally or physically triggered on the way to your dinner party and arrives in a heightened state of fear? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your fee... Read more →
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Six friend is emotionally or physically triggered on the way to your dinner party and arrives in a heightened state of fear? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your fee... Read more →

  • #424 EnneaType 5: The Aloof
    #424 EnneaType 5: The Aloof
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    Published: 2 Sep 2017 Duration: 11:01
    What does it look like to have a low mastery EnneaType Five at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai.com or Pete at pete@limitlesslaowai.com A ... Read more →
    What does it look like to have a low mastery EnneaType Five at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai.com or Pete at pete@limitlesslaowai.com A ... Read more →

  • #423 EnneaType 4: The Depressed
    #423 EnneaType 4: The Depressed
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    Published: 1 Sep 2017 Duration: 12:20
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Four friend is emotionally or physically low at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai.com or Pete at p... Read more →
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Four friend is emotionally or physically low at your dinner party? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@limitlesslaowai.com or Pete at p... Read more →

  • #422 EnneaType 3: The Fake
    #422 EnneaType 3: The Fake
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    Published: 31 Aug 2017 Duration: 12:45
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Three friend is emotionally or physically triggered on the way to your dinner party and arrives in a sour mood? How can you guarantee to set off a low mastery Three host? Tune in to find out and lear... Read more →
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Three friend is emotionally or physically triggered on the way to your dinner party and arrives in a sour mood? How can you guarantee to set off a low mastery Three host? Tune in to find out and lear... Read more →

  • #421 EnneaType 2: The People Pleaser
    #421 EnneaType 2: The People Pleaser
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    Published: 30 Aug 2017 Duration: 12:32
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Two friend is emotionally or physically triggered at your dinner party? What would set them off? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@li... Read more →
    What does it look like if your EnneaType Two friend is emotionally or physically triggered at your dinner party? What would set them off? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Ally at ally@li... Read more →

  • #420 EnneaType 1: The Scritinizer
    #420 EnneaType 1: The Scritinizer
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    Published: 29 Aug 2017 Duration: 11:07
    What does it look like if your EnneaType One friend is emotionally or physically triggered on the way to your dinner party and arrives in a sour mood? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Al... Read more →
    What does it look like if your EnneaType One friend is emotionally or physically triggered on the way to your dinner party and arrives in a sour mood? Tune in to find out and learn what you can do to help! We welcome your feedback! Email Al... Read more →

  • #419 EnneaType 9: The Peace Keeper
    #419 EnneaType 9: The Peace Keeper
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    Published: 28 Aug 2017 Duration: 14:59
    The EnneaType Nine is a peace seeker. Not wanting to rock the boat, they make incredible 'middle men' at a dinner party, and have a special way to make everyone feel comfortable. Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Nine and how the... Read more →
    The EnneaType Nine is a peace seeker. Not wanting to rock the boat, they make incredible 'middle men' at a dinner party, and have a special way to make everyone feel comfortable. Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Nine and how the... Read more →

  • #418 EnneaType 8: The Life Force
    #418 EnneaType 8: The Life Force
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    Published: 27 Aug 2017 Duration: 20:26
    The EnneaType Eight is magnanimous and big-hearted at their best. In a dinner party setting this can bring great life to the party—different than Seven life, that's for sure! But an energy and a vibrance. As a host, the Eight also has uniqu... Read more →
    The EnneaType Eight is magnanimous and big-hearted at their best. In a dinner party setting this can bring great life to the party—different than Seven life, that's for sure! But an energy and a vibrance. As a host, the Eight also has uniqu... Read more →

  • #417 EnneaType 7: The Epicure
    #417 EnneaType 7: The Epicure
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    Published: 26 Aug 2017 Duration: 13:54
    No one would argue that the EnneaType Seven is usually the life of the party! Invite your Seven friends over when you need talkers who make everyone feel awesome. Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Seven and what the Seven brings ... Read more →
    No one would argue that the EnneaType Seven is usually the life of the party! Invite your Seven friends over when you need talkers who make everyone feel awesome. Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Seven and what the Seven brings ... Read more →

  • #416 Enneatype 6: The Friend
    #416 Enneatype 6: The Friend
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    Published: 25 Aug 2017 Duration: 13:33
    The EnneaType Six makes a great dinner guest: talkative, congenial and polite. Have you ever wondered why? Is there anything behind it? Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Six and learn more about the motivations of the Loyalist. N... Read more →
    The EnneaType Six makes a great dinner guest: talkative, congenial and polite. Have you ever wondered why? Is there anything behind it? Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Six and learn more about the motivations of the Loyalist. N... Read more →

  • #415 EnneaType 5: The Observer
    #415 EnneaType 5: The Observer
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    Published: 24 Aug 2017 Duration: 14:35
    The EnneaType Five may need to be cajoled into partying—even a benign dinner party, unless it's filled with intellectually stimulating people. A guest who is polite and kind, while somewhat aloof and mysterious may key you into the Five ene... Read more →
    The EnneaType Five may need to be cajoled into partying—even a benign dinner party, unless it's filled with intellectually stimulating people. A guest who is polite and kind, while somewhat aloof and mysterious may key you into the Five ene... Read more →

  • #414 EnneaType 4: The Original
    #414 EnneaType 4: The Original
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    Published: 23 Aug 2017 Duration: 14:31
    The EnneaType Four may throw the most elaborate of parties focusing on others, or, well, on themselves. Attention to detail, aesthetic touches and an emotional depth are sure to accompany the Four to the party. Tune in to find out more abou... Read more →
    The EnneaType Four may throw the most elaborate of parties focusing on others, or, well, on themselves. Attention to detail, aesthetic touches and an emotional depth are sure to accompany the Four to the party. Tune in to find out more abou... Read more →

  • #413 EnneaType 3: The Winner
    #413 EnneaType 3: The Winner
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    Published: 22 Aug 2017 Duration: 17:02
    The EnneaType Three loves a party—a successful one that is. Impeccably dressed to theme and wildly entertaining, the Three at your party is sure to please. Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Three at a dinner party and how you can... Read more →
    The EnneaType Three loves a party—a successful one that is. Impeccably dressed to theme and wildly entertaining, the Three at your party is sure to please. Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType Three at a dinner party and how you can... Read more →

  • #412 EnneaType 2: The Helper
    #412 EnneaType 2: The Helper
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    Published: 21 Aug 2017 Duration: 14:17
    The EnneaType Two is an awesome helper at a party. They're happy to be called in early to help prep and are hard pressed to sit and just enjoy. The Two host may look burned out or stressed. Why? Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType ... Read more →
    The EnneaType Two is an awesome helper at a party. They're happy to be called in early to help prep and are hard pressed to sit and just enjoy. The Two host may look burned out or stressed. Why? Tune in to find out more about the EnneaType ... Read more →

  • #411 EnneaType 1: The Perfectionist
    #411 EnneaType 1: The Perfectionist
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    Published: 20 Aug 2017 Duration: 14:50
    So the EnneaType One shows up at your party. They're on time (obviously), most likely dressed well and prepared with the perfect dish. The One host may have big plans for the guests and the evening itself. Tune in to find out more about the... Read more →
    So the EnneaType One shows up at your party. They're on time (obviously), most likely dressed well and prepared with the perfect dish. The One host may have big plans for the guests and the evening itself. Tune in to find out more about the... Read more →

  • #410 The Ultimate Dinner Party: Enneagram First Impressions Introduction
    #410 The Ultimate Dinner Party: Enneagram First Impressions Introduction
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    Published: 19 Aug 2017 Duration: 08:42
    Ally and Pete are back at the Enneagram again... this time for a poignant and hilarious series on EnneaType personalities at a dinner party. Think about the personalities in your closest group of friends and what each type (figuratively) br... Read more →
    Ally and Pete are back at the Enneagram again... this time for a poignant and hilarious series on EnneaType personalities at a dinner party. Think about the personalities in your closest group of friends and what each type (figuratively) br... Read more →

  • #405 A Focus on Organic Food in China, with Shivika Tarika of Fields
    #405 A Focus on Organic Food in China, with Shivika Tarika of Fields
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    Published: 14 Aug 2017 Duration: 20:49
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    NEW: Download the Limitless Laowai Consulting App for free by searching in your app store or clicking http://subsplash.com/limitlesslaowai/app!! All Limitless audio, video, wellness and event content designed to unlock greater freedom and p... Read more →