Tag: Work

  • Between Korea, China, and Japan, which country has a more “intense” work culture (on average)?

    I’ve only worked in Korea, not in Japan or China but I’m inclined to say Korea because: they have 눈치 culture which means you gotta respect your seniors and boss and cannot say anything back. For example you cannot leave your work until your boss does 회식 which is a type of dinner you have…

  • Alternate income streams

    Ok, so beginning of 2019, my New Years resolution is to make back the money I lost last year. Which is around $150k give or take. I know, that’s ALOT of money to make back, and I’m still trying to figure how to make that much money back *while* giving me a path to go…

  • Where should I settle next?

    As some people know, I am currently taking a break from work and this is the first time I’ve been unemployed since 2011. This was by my own choice – I needed break and some time off from work to think and reflect on what I want to do with my life and where I…

  • I need a break…

    Ever since I came back from Korea last year, I find myself more and more lacking the passion that got me into programming and computer science. Since I was 12 years old, all throughout high school and university I’d been designing and working on webpages and websites. After I graduated in 2011, I immediately found…

  • New Job and uncertain future…

    Well, as a lot of my friends know now, I was laid off a month ago at my previous company Walmart Labs, and I’ve spent the last 2 weeks doing a lot of hectic interviewing. I enjoyed doing interviewing and coding exercises when I was young but now I am kind of annoyed of having…

  • 5 things I don’t like about Korea and USA

    As much as I like living in both Korea and America, I have some complaints about both countries. Yes, I know no country is perfect, so here’s my biggest gripes about each. 5 things I don’t like about living in South Korea 1. Racism I wish Koreans would stop worshipping white people and treating white…