Discover Creativity & Perfectionism

I joined an online creativity workshop on Udemy by Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat Pray Love. Elizabeth says, being creative doesn’t mean that you have to be an artist; but if you want to stay creative, you need to find a way to make it a routine and form a mindset. Mostly importantly, you need to stay curious. Also, keep in mind that perfectionism is the enemy of creativity — don’t wait till you have everything to start executing.

H-1B Lottery Is Done

It is said that this year’s lottery selection for H-1B petitions has been done. H-1B is a status that authorizes someone to work legally in the United States. For most international students, if you want to work in the US after school to get some experience, or eventually stay, it’s a must step to go through.

Thoughts on Drawing

There’s great flexibility in drawing a picture: endless subjects to draw, different styles to try, many tools to choose from, and canvas — anything can be your canvas. Even so, many people out there think that they can’t draw. They think those who can draw, even further, who can draw things with elegance and meanings, must be born with special “talents”.

Not true.

Think Innovate

Everything is possible: a dream, a technology, a new way of living can develop from “inconceivable” to “merely impossible” and eventually become ordinary.

It’s a good time to think: What else might we innovate?

Talk with Clear Thoughts

I love that when I talk with clear thoughts, it makes so easy for others to understand what I mean. To be able to articulate in a foreign language really needs practice, practice and more practice.

Don’t Be An Ostrich

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Facing challenges and actively seeking solutions needs courage and hard work, and it feels so good once they’re tackled. Don’t be an ostrich that hides its head in the sand.