About

‘Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the world earth revolves – slowly, evenly, without rushing toward the future. Live the actual moment.’ ~Thich Nhat Hanh

Hello, my name is Mike. I’m an avid learner of life and a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach, living in Shanghai. This site is evolving from just a blog to something much more useful for me personally and professionally. I believe that

The journey is the REWARD.

Steve Jobs 1955-2011. Thank you for changing the way we cut video, tweak photos, listen to music, communicate each other, and so much more. Thank you for changing the world, for inspiring me.

A tribute to Steve Jobs 1955-2011. Thank you for changing the way we cut video, tweak photos, listen to music, communicate each other, and so much more. Thank you for changing the world and inspiring me.

A tribute to Don Clifton (1924-2003). Thank you for establishing the Strengths-Based Psychology and empowering us to leverage it for coaching and self-development. Thank you for changing the world and inspiring me.