Category: journal

Can I be an innovator and not an entrepreneur?

Can I be an innovator and not an entrepreneur?

I realize that I have lots of ideas. Some of that comes from an overactive imagination. Some of it might be related to having ideation as my top-ranking StrengthsFinder themes. I even bring some of these ideas come into reality,...

Where to get 酸梅汤 Sour Plum Drink #suanmeitang

Where to get 酸梅汤 Sour Plum Drink #suanmeitang

A wonderfully delicious Chinese beverage known as Suanmeitang 酸梅湯, aka Sour Plum Drink, is traditionally popular in parts of China and Taiwan, and you’d think it’d be available somewhere in popular Chinese areas here in the OC (Orange County, California). Since I...

Overcoming the Fear of Getting Started

Overcoming the Fear of Getting Started

Having been at 4 conferences during the past 3 weeks, I’ve got a lot of things stirring in my mind from my conversations with several dozens of people. And I got to listen to a bunch of podcasts too, so...

Buy discounted gift cards: easiest way to save money

Buy discounted gift cards: easiest way to save money

This isn’t so much a money back and it won’t prepare you for being crowned the next coupon king or coupon queen. but it does beat skimming around for 1% or 2% rebate on credit card spendings. Here’s the crazy...

I love real-time updates and open information

I love real-time updates and open information

This is why I use the Internet and social media the way that I do. Undoubtedly we have already seen how powerful the Internet and the social media is, with real world-changing things like Arab Spring (social media overturning governments),...