Quarantine Game Plan

I’ve lost track of time, the value of my life and others’ lives, and my goal in life. So far, I’ve spent my quarantine hours, days, weeks, and probably month doing the following 3 items and it’s got to stop. Eating and getting fatter Wasting time reading Coronavirus news and memes on Instagram Online shopping […]

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Ethics Class Studying

Here are my notes for my MBA Ethics class at UW. Be an ethical leader and when in doubt, reach out to unbiased friends for support. Lecture 1 What is Ethics? Ethics are standards of right and wrong that prescribe how we ought to act. Ethical leader = Moral Person + Moral Manager Moral Person: […]

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Corporate Strategy Studying

This quarter, I’m taking Corporate Strategy. Having taken undergraduate Corporate Strategy, I find it always interesting to re-take an intro course and see how a subjective, ambiguous topic like Corporate Strategy is taught differently. Featured photo is a picture of Point Lobos State Park in California. It represents Blue Ocean strategy. What is corporate strategy? […]

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Summer 2019 To-Do List

Mt. McCausland

SUMMER 2019 It’s summer, people! Suns out, buns out. I have so many ambitious plans this summer – I need to organize, prioritize, and backlog. Overall, I want a summer of reading, art, and hiking. Pictured above is Mt. McCausland (WTA link). Reading Lean Analytics PM1 PM2 Machine Learning The Power of Myth Philosophy / […]

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JoYo Workout List

Here’s a comprehensive list of exercises to do daily, weekly, or occasionally. Choose some exercises and try 3 sets of 10 or 3 sets of 15 with 20sec-1min rests in between. Exercises by Region Arms ←Checkbox Bicep curls Tricep curls Tricep dips/Chair dips Overhead press Bench press Incline press Lawnmower Hold outs Bent over dumbbell […]

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Ultimate Travel Packing List

Here’s a comprehensive list of things to pack when you’re leaving for any trip. Not all items will apply in all cases but it’s good to check them all off. Pack Clothes ←Checkbox Underwear Socks Tops T-shirts Shirts Blouses Bottoms Pants Jeans Yoga Hiking Shorts Skirts Outerwear Cardigans Coats Jackets Rain jacket Sleeping wear/PJs Workout […]

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Where to Buy JoYo’s Bedroom

I kept the theme black and white and more minimalist/modern. Queen Size Wooden Bed Frame Border Storage Platform Bed ($1,169) from Urban Outfitters. It came and it was so heavy. It’s almost 200 pounds on four pin legs! Building it was not difficult but strenuous because each piece is solid wood and it’s heavy – I […]

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Where to Buy JoYo’s Living Room

I wanted my place to look like Pinterest or from a magazine/catalog. Here’s where I got everything. I put the full price but usually I used coupons with Ebates so it was cheaper. Remember, before you buy anything online, use Ebates! It’s free money (I’ve already racked $80 cash back), my sister and coworker love it, […]

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Where to Buy Furniture Online and In-Store

There are so many places on the internet and in-person to buy furniture. Here’s a list of tips and places. Shopping Tips Tip 1: Always look up online for coupon codes. If you sign up for mailing lists, you should be able to get some discounts and coupons. If you just move into a new […]

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JoYo Guide to Buying Your First Home

I just bought my first condo and this is how I did it and my lessons learned. My Background I moved to Seattle a month after graduating undergrad in May 2012; at this point, my dad encouraged me to buy a place but I declined and replied I would only be in Seattle for one to two […]

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