2014, A Big Pivot, and Other Incredible Things

2014, A Big Pivot, and Other Incredible Things

2014, what a big year! I’m so thankful for everything I’ve experienced in 2014. Myanmar. I started the year on Inle Lake in Myanmar. My partner and I stayed at a villa at the ultra quiet and tranquil Inle Lake Resort. We drank cocktails while watching a stunning sunset (many more Myanmar photos here). The Big Pivot. I realized that I wanted to be back in tech and in a startup. I reflected on what worked for me and what didn’t in the past, what I wanted and what I didn’t, and took my time to find the best startup to join. I

Connecting With My Chinese Roots

Connecting With My Chinese Roots

A few weeks ago, I unexpectedly connected with my Chinese roots in Taiwan. This might not be well-publicized, but Taiwan now seems to me a pretty good (and uncrowded) place to discover your Chinese roots and heritage, in case you were looking to do that. Although there is that big and now-mighty country China, which probably comes first to mind when people think about Chinese history and heritage, on my countless trips there I have found it to be too crowded, too big, and in full economic growth overdrive. Taiwan is a lot more chilled out. If you are looking to connect with