After Hours

Places Travelled

Asia

  • Beijing, China
  • Chengdu, China
  • Pingdingshan, China
  • Shanghai, China
  • Hong Kong
  • Taipei, Taiwan
  • Tokyo, Japan

Southeast Asia

  • Bangkok, Thailand
  • Bali, Indonesia
  • Dalat, Vietnam
  • Hanoi, Vietnam (lived)
  • Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam (lived)
  • Jakarta, Indonesia (lived)
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Manila, Philippines
  • Melaka, Malaysia
  • Singapore

Australia

  • Adelaide
  • Canberra
  • Perth
  • Melbourne (lived)
  • Sydney

Europe

  • Munich, Germany
  • Vienna, Austria
  • Zurich, Switzerland

Canada

  • Montreal
  • Ottawa
  • Quebec
  • Toronto (lived)
  • Vancouver

United States of America

  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Detroit
  • Fort Worth
  • Honolulu
  • Los Angeles
  • Las Vegas
  • Maui
  • New York
  • Orlando
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Tampa

South Africa

  • Cape Town

Quotes to Live By

“If you will change, everything will change for you.”
“What you think, you become. What you feel, you attract. What you imagine, you create.”
“Always do more than you get paid for, as an investment in your future.”
“Be bigger than your problems.”
“Don’t tell people your dreams, show them.”
“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.”
“You’ve got to wake up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.”
“Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.”
“He who fears he shall suffer, already suffers what he fears.”
“What you seek is seeking you.”

Bookshelves

Newsstand

Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
Designing Products People Love by Scott Hurff
Designing Together by Dan M. Brown
Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence by Daniel Goleman
Hooked by Nir Eyal
How to Make Sense of Any Mess by Abby Covert
Influence – The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini
Moonwalking With Einstein by Joshua Foer
Pitch Anything by Oren Klaff
Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
Talking to Humans by Giff Constable
The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking by Edward B. Burger & Michael Starbird
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
The Yes Book – The Art of Better Negotiation by Clive Rich
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Tribe of Mentors by Timothy Ferriss
You, Inc. – The Art of Selling Yourself by Harry Beckwith and Christine Clifford

Bloomberg Business Week
Car and Driver
Fast Company
Harvard Business Review
Inc. Magazine
Maximum PC
Motortrend
Newsweek
PC Magazine
Wired

Small Screen

Stand Up

Podcast Rotation

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
Breaking Bad
Californication
Chef’s Table
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Dragon’s Den
Louie
Black Mirror
Family Guy
Grand Tour
Half in the Bag (YouTube)
Kenny vs Spenny
Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares (UK)
Top Gear (UK)

Bill Burr
Bill Maher
Chris Rock
David Cross
Denis Leary
Dennis Miller
George Carlin
Jim Carrey
Jim Jefferies
Jim Norton
Lewis Black
Louie CK
Patton Oswalt
Steve Martin

60 Minutes
Autoblog Podcast
Auto Chat Show
Autoline Daily
Car Talk
Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders
Freakonomics Radio
HBR IdeaCast
Here’s The Thing
Inc. Uncensored
Marketing Over Coffee
Marketplace
TED Radio Hour
The Sunday Edition
The Tim Ferriss Show
This Morning with Gordon Deal
This Week in Startups
This Week in Tech
Under the Influence
Vergecast

Mixtapes

From music that is the soundtrack of my life to randomly encountered tracks, my playlists represent the music that’s accompanied and shaped me.