Monthly Archive: December 2006

8% blog + 39% read them

8% blog + 39% read them

Only 8% of internet users keep a blog — but an additional 39% read them. Not surprisingly, a survey by the Pew Internet & American Life Project also finds that the most distinguishing characteristic of bloggers is their youth. More...

desperately seeking happy church plants

desperately seeking happy church plants

I’m looking for a few good ethnic Asian churches that have a great story to tell. (Okay, I’m asking for a pastor friend.) He’s looking for a 1st generation Asian church that has had the openness + vision + foresight...

new Office Depot web design

new Office Depot web design

Office Depot just redesigned and improved their website. See their explanation of what changes they made: Easier navigation + Helpful shopping tools + Faster product finder.

extreme punctuality

extreme punctuality

I have a (bad?) habit for cutting it close with how I manage my schedule. I love the feeling of going from one thing to another, with no margin, no extra minutes wasted waiting. I prefer not to arrive early...

book blog for Leadership Network

book blog for Leadership Network

Today marks the launch of a new book blog for discussions about books published by Leadership Network. It’s my first public-facing accomplishment in my role as Director of Digital Initiatives with Leadership Network, and there’ll be more to come in...

the demise of printed maps

the demise of printed maps

While in Dallas during the past week, I got to hang out with Todd Rhoades of MondayMorningInsight.com (no ‘s’ on the end) and also Leadership Network colleague. Even though it was only 2 miles from the hotel to headquarters, Todd...

Chinese check fighting

Chinese check fighting

One of the time-honored traditions passed down from generation to generation among my Chinese ancestors and peers is showing generosity by paying for the meal. I’m not all that good at it, even thought I saw it modeled and demonstrated...

how about angry Asian Christian?

how about angry Asian Christian?

Just thinking out loud– what if someone were to blog as the “angry Asian Christian”? An excerpt from a Gmail Chat between me and David Park today (posted with permission):: me: or, you could be our Asian Mark Driscoll David:...