Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Chinese-Canadian engineer, turned management consultant, turned
I'm somewhere between a relentless optimist, a ruthless pragmatist,
and a hopeless romantic.
Maybe I'm just a hardwired overachiever, but I really like this
Shakespeare quote: "things won are done; joy's soul lies in the
But then again, I also realize life requires balance and I do my
best to be present and to enjoy the moment.
What I’m doing with my life
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Pursuing the entrepreneurial dream. Building things that are
valuable in the world.
I'm the co-owner of 2 bootstrapped and profitable e-commerce
businesses. I initially built the businesses after reading "The
Four Hour Work Week" and thought that's what I wanted. But now that
"The Four Hour Work Week" is within reach, I realize I actually
want to work on things I find interesting/meaningful.
So I'm learning to code (HackReactor in SF) and planning for the
I’m really good at
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Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: Murakami fan. Now I read mostly business books.
Movies: Anything Wong Kar-Wai. Before Sunset. Amelie. Lots
Shows: Game of Thrones, Parks & Recreation, Modern Family,
Music: From Sinatra to the Beatles to the Arcade Fire.
Food: everything! (except for mangoes)
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Fast internet connection
Kindle with a load of books
My list of podcasts
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
The what, the how, and most importantly the why of life and
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Out with friends, at a restaurant, at a bar, listening to some live
music, or exploring something new.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I own an online condom store. No joke!
You should message me if
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You also believe that life is short & grabbing coffee together
on a sunny patio is more fun than messaging back and forth online.
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