In June 2022, in the midst of the busiest time of the year both professionally and academically, I joined the Champion League on Chess.com on a whim. Here is the journey of how I got there.
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Intriguing SAVAS Protein Drink Shaker
What makes a product that priced only at ¥425 to have more than 10,000 positive rating on Amazon.jp? That’s the question that I’m very dumbfounded by at the moment, especially because I’m not the ideal type of customers who would buy a piece of plastic bottle with slightly tighter lid just to have milk andContinue reading “Intriguing SAVAS Protein Drink Shaker”
The blog – A halfway review of my writing journey
Soon I have started adding podcast into my blog posts. Still everything is so unorganized. I bet there should be a better way to operate on a personal level. I would need to master self-organization before moving into big corp. Or leading any organization. This has to change. I talked briefly about relationship and emotionalContinue reading “The blog – A halfway review of my writing journey”
Things I learned today
It’s been late and I still have lots of stuff to do, but I just want to share the following article. It’s a boring self-growth piece, and it’s quite reinforcing perspective, but I mean, I agreed, so here you go: Something that I learned from reading the article is that, innovation is challenging, but itContinue reading “Things I learned today”
An Itaewon class OST list
It’s strange to talk about Itaewon Class. Part of me doesn’t want to share my impression of this precious movie, but part of me want to introduce to you all about it. I have learned so much from the drama, that words won’t be enough to describe it. What I know, is that this seriesContinue reading “An Itaewon class OST list”
Should I write about AI?
In the last article of Writing in time of Crisis (P1 / P2) I wanted to briefly discussed about AI. Why is it such a buzzword? What are some common myths about AI? Here’s the link to the PDF, so you don’t have to make up an account again: 5 Big Myths of AI andContinue reading “Should I write about AI?”
How else is wealth created besides labors?
A boy confronts a wealthy businessman and asks him how he is able to make money without being a wage laborer like most other grownups. The businessman is amused and decides entertain the boy’s question. – An original answer posted in November 3, 2017 on Quora by John Soroushian, who worked at Brookings, the Fed,Continue reading “How else is wealth created besides labors?”
Amid economic recession risks
Update: Hong Kong is officially down for a recession. Read here at Reuters. This is troublesome. So Billionaire Ray Dalio talked about “capital war” between the US and China, the question now is, how can it be affecting individuals like us? According to Business Insider, November 15th, 2019, Ray Dalio, the respectable investment guru thatContinue reading “Amid economic recession risks”
I started to monetize my art a few weeks ago with no sales
A quick summary: I want to open and promote my own Society6 shop on Instagram for awhile, and so have made a small step toward establishing something more concrete. The Society6 platform was a safe portal for trying out new look and publishing new designs. A little reflection on the process: I’ve put on aContinue reading “I started to monetize my art a few weeks ago with no sales”
At the moment of writing this I still have a slight concern for my academic performance and my financial situation, rather than health, social life, relationship, family or whatsoever. By writing this, I realize I have not been allocating the right amount of money and effort. I just realize that it could have been worse.Continue reading “Action!”