I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.


Social media can be useful & fun

September 13, 2011

Facebook and Twitter are notorious time wasters. But they can also be outrageously effective power tools. If you know how to use them, these websites can connect you with people […]

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Five ways to network

August 25, 2011

This has been my summer for schmoozing! I need to be out there because we have a rotten economy that’s forcing us all to become more entrepreneurial. With that in […]

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Chinese Americans in the U.S.: 2011 convention overview

August 11, 2011

I absolutely must share the experience of my day at a Chinese American-sponsored event that offered great ideas and inspiration for everyone. Since I can be grouchy about issues related […]

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8 job search tips from your Media Mommy

June 8, 2011

You can do it! You can find a good gig — if you work smart at job hunting. I especially feel a need to post some tips now because my former […]

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Amy Chua can’t be trusted

May 12, 2011

On Tuesday night, I heard Amy Chua speak at the Time-Life Building in midtown Manhattan. Even though her whole Tiger Mom phenom disturbs me, I was curious. In the end, […]

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How to search & do more with Google

May 5, 2011

Searching on Google goes way beyond typing in a few key words. And getting skill-savvy is actually easy. Here are some dazzling, easy ways to step up your game. These […]

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Fales Library & its director Marvin Taylor are special

April 28, 2011

For inspiration, I like visiting Marvin Taylor. Without fail,  just hearing about his life gives me new ideas for reinventing myself… Marvin is a self-described “queer” boy from the Quaker […]

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