Category Archives: Challenge
The past month has been insane. I’ve been on a 4 week marathon working on Clarity, going from hackathon to Lean Startup Machine Weekend to Startup Weekend EDU to SXSW to NY Tech Meetup where we demoed to over 1,000 people. …where do I start?
Notes from class: You have to be serious. They do not like you if you are not serious. You have to be able to take feedback and absorb it without over thinking. Do not over think. Do not act; respond. There is alway someone better. You are not as good as you think you are. Growing up, I always wanted to be an actress. It seemed glamorous and an enviable profession, and I’m one of those people where if I … Continue reading
A cloudy day at Lido Beach in Long Island, New York. Perfectly relaxing for toe dipping in the crisp water and enjoying the ocean breeze. One more thing (#58) crossed off my 101 in 1001 list!
Last updated 5/18/2013 I made one of these lists about 2 years ago, and I’ll admit, it’s not looking too good. Some of the items I forgot to pursue, some of them I no longer have an interest in, and some I just plain failed. Sigh. So in spirit of challenging myself to become a better Liang, I am rebooting this list (I love lists btw) and am going at it full force this time around. No excuses. If you … Continue reading
On July 4th, I celebrated not only my country’s independence, but also mine. It was the one month anniversary of New York City and I, and it was celebrated by me taking myself out to watch fireworks along the Hudson. In my past life, I absolutely abhorred doing things alone. I’d have so much anxiety from not having someone to eat dinner with that I’d often skip meals (my secret diet, my friends). Moving to NYC has changed all of … Continue reading
Personal items: $20 Birchbox subscription MyGlam.com subscription Food: $141.39 Restaurants: $132.51 Ice Cream: $5.04 Entertainment: $13.50 Master Pancake at the Alamo Drafthouse WEEK 1 GRAND TOTAL = $174.89 Week one has been a mild success! Only about $25 over budget, namely because I had a fancy $75 dinner on Thursday (Thursdays are TREAT YO’ SELF days afterall) which could’ve been avoided, but alas, I am a sucker for good food. Below are photos of said dinner: