My Job Makes Me Feel Sexier Each Day

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Still the Sexiest Profession Alive

Most people might have only heard of the sexiest man or woman alive, and very few heard of the sexiest profession alive.

It is data scientist!  Fortunately I am one of them.   Continue reading “My Job Makes Me Feel Sexier Each Day”

Here Comes the Year of Horse

The project “ZERO TO HERO: 30 DAYS TO A BETTER BLOG” is going strong, meanwhile the “Year of Horse” is arriving.

Here is the Chinese Lunar New Year Calendar:

http://www.chinesenewyears.info/chinese-new-year-calendar.php

(You may find your sign based on your birthdate.  I am a “Dragon”, and you are…….?)

Here are a few traditions coming with Chinese New Year.

    Firecrackers

The celebration of the Luna New Year can be dated thousands of years back in ancient China.  According to Chinese mythology, a monster would come to eat villagers at the end of the year, and needed to be scared away by fireworks, bright lights and loud noises.   Continue reading “Here Comes the Year of Horse”

My Reputation as a Knitter

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Having been working as a data analyst in a bank for a few years, I feel difficult to let others around me know what I am doing everyday.   Data crunchers are like “outliers” among those traditional bankers.  As a result, I didn’t build any reputation through my analytical skills.

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What Yon Want to Do vs. How You are Going to Do It

One of my readings during past weekend is in the following link:

http://leadershipfreak.wordpress.com/2014/01/12/seven-ways-to-keep-dreams-alive/

The intriguing point of this blog is: “Focus on what you want to do, not how you’re going to do it. ”

Continue reading “What Yon Want to Do vs. How You are Going to Do It”

Start Conversation by Sharing

Here are three of the blogs I  read over this weekend:

1. http://leadershipfreak.wordpress.com/2014/01/12/seven-ways-to-keep-dreams-alive/

The intriguing point of this blog is: “Focus on what you want to do, not how you’re going to do it.  ”   Continue reading “Start Conversation by Sharing”

Love from a Little Girl to a Piggy

There have been pets at our home since our daughter, Amber, was born.

We used to have two hamsters, two guinea pigs and two cats, each of them was named by Amber soon after they arrived: