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Entries from May 2011

Do you work to live or live to work?

May 17th, 2011 · No Comments

I took my kids to a coffee shop on Sunday afternoon. We were sitting outside the cafe and enjoying the rare sunshine in Seattle. A gentleman in his forties started to play with my kids. Soon we started chatting. This guy has been working like crazy at a start up. In the past year he […]

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Tags: Work/Life Balance

Immigrants mentality

May 16th, 2011 · 1 Comment

"My dad is one of those typical Asian immigrants who worked really hard, and always had the survivor mentality. The poor guy barely made to middle class in this country and he was desperately holding onto it." In the few weeks I heard several similar comments from second generation Asian Americans. These comments upset me. […]

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Tags: Management