11 mins

Cruel Intentions: How I Hacked Tinder And Became The Most Hated Woman In Toronto

On a random afternoon, a sick and twisted little girl decided that she didn’t have enough men hating her yet, so she tried an experiment on Tinder—inspired by a Medium post by Blake Jamieson. Seventeen hours later, she got over 2,015 Tinder matches. That sick and twisted little girl was me, now the most-hated woman ...

4 mins

How To Find The Perfect Name To Take Over The World

Just had an interesting chat with my colleague about names. It reminds me of so many stories. A long time ago, I met a charming smart single father with a last name starts with an “I‘. Let’s call him the Miner because he owns a mining company, I loved it because if I marry The ...

2 mins

Investing In People: The Most Profitable Business

When a gentleman wants to establish himself, he also helps others to establish themselves. When he wants to be successful himself, he also helps others to succeed. He judges others by what he knows of himself. ~Confucius Have you ever wondered why my motto is “Investing in people”? It all started from a story my mother ...

2 mins

Why You Should Lie On Your Resume

Should you lie on your resume

Not long ago I told you to steal to become successful. Today I will tell you why you should lie on your résumé. Yes I am crazy especially right after the Scott Thompson’s scandal.

3 mins

A Day in the Life Of A Social Media Influencer

influencers

You don’t have to be a “person of influence” to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they’ve taught me. ~Scott Adams With the rise of Klout, a company that measures influences on social networks  which I usually refer as the Social Media ...

2 mins

If You Want To Be Successful, Learn How To Steal

Steal knowledge

Stealing is not bad as long as you steal the right things.  [Tweet this] … If you steal things, they will last until they are used up.  [Tweet this] If you steal money, it will last until you spend it all.  [Tweet this] If you steal power, one day you will lose it. [Tweet this]

2 mins

Modern Fairy Tale: A Story For Every Intern

Sang A Im Propp Portrait Intern Story

I had a quick chat with, Thien Le [@thien_le] , a fashion designer  about interns today. I told him a story about a famous singer who followed her dream. Her name is Sang A Im-Propp.

5 mins

5 Reasons Why You Should Stop Buying Gifts And Start Giving Cash

red envelope - giving cash instead of present

Yesterday, Alicia and I sat down and planned our birthday party next year. We decided to put NO GIFTS, CASH ONLY on our invitations . We are Asian [ I am not lying, even one of us looks mixed, and the other looks Hawaiian].  Asians give cash for all kind of things from weddings, birthdays, ...

4 mins

A Community Is A Brand, Without A Community There Is No Brand

A Community Is A Brand, Without A Community There Is No Brand

Yesterday, I had a great meetup with John Krissilas, CEO, Co-founder of TransitHub [@TransitHubTO], a new location-based startup in Toronto. TransitHub is a community for transit riders to connect, share and discover the hidden gems around transit stations and stops. It is an interesting idea. I lived in Vaughan and now in North York. I might ...

4 mins

Why Just Being Positive Is Bad

Why Just Being Positive Is Bad - yin yang

I guess through your life, many people have told you to be positive. Today I will tell you why you should not be too positive.

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