Federer, The Best Ever?

Federer, The Best Ever?

Is Roger Federer the most accomplished/impressive athlete in the history of sports? While certainly a bold claim, I would argue that Federer's remarkable run over the past 13 years is perhaps the single most momentous performance of all time. …continue reading →
Initial Thoughts Shanghai

Initial Thoughts Shanghai

I just returned from a 4-day trip to Shanghai, China. It was my first time in China and overall a great experience. Definitely a trip I will remember forever, and one that has convinced me to prioritize travel around China over the next few months. …continue reading →
Wrong

Wrong

As I have published hundreds and hundreds of essays/blog posts over the past few years, I have made a number of claims/assertions that now, in retrospect, I likely disagree with. …continue reading →
Incentive Alignment in Education

Incentive Alignment in Education

I think one of the biggest problems in the education sector is the massive misalignment between independent stakeholders. This, of course, is an extremely complicated issue, divided amongst numerous parties including governments, teachers, private institutions, parents, employers and, of course, students. …continue reading →
Until It’s Gone Syndrome

Until It’s Gone Syndrome

"Until it's Gone Syndrome" is the pseudo-psychological term describing the phenomenon that occurs with many aspects of life that we so often fail to appreciate until they are gone. I kind of made up this term, but surely you can relate to this idea. …continue reading →
No agenda

No agenda

How often do you find yourself having no plans? Nothing to think about? Nothing to worry about? Nothing to schedule for? Nothing you rather be doing with your time? No fear of missing out?
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Planned a solo-trip

Planned a solo-trip

One thing I often do with this blog is explore my intuition and psyche behind decisions that I have made. The other day, I, on a whim, booked a solo-trip to visit Central Vietnam. …continue reading →
Snapchat and E-commerce

Snapchat and E-commerce

Over the past few months, there has been plenty of market speculation about the future of Snapchat. While the photo-messaging app is still extremely popular among my friends (19-22 year olds), many question the company's ability to stay relevant and continue to innovate against fierce competition. …continue reading →