My name is Chi-Wai Li, Digital Creative, Entrepreneur and Blogger

My friends calls me Chi. I’m currently based in HK and this blog is a collection of lessons I’ve learnt on website design, creativity, business, entrepreneurship. I also write about where I think tech is going as well as a place for all the useful code snippets from all the genius developers that came before me. I love to chat and learn, so please feel free to leave a comment or send me a message.

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Weekly top 5 #30 – Buckets, Hermits and Death

One Quote “You can’t reason someone out of a position they didn’t reason themselves into” – Bad Science by Ben Goldacre One Long Read The Strange Tale of the North Pond Hermit There’s something about this article that fascinates me, a man decided to isolate himself from society for 20+ years, living in the woods and stealing… Read more »

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Weekly top 5 #29 – Beats, Scams and Productive people

One Meeting The Lean Coffee Approach  If you zone out of boring meetings as much as me, you will appreciate this simple and innovative approach to meetings One Article Busy Vs. Productive Can you tell the difference between someone who is productive vs busy? Are you sure you are being productive? It’s some darn easy to… Read more »

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Weekly top 5 #28 – Procrastination, The Angry Guy and Rescuing Time

One Quote Time Credit “Procrastination is like a credit card: it’s a lot of fun until you get the bill.” ~ Christopher Parker (Actor) One Article The True Cause of Depression “You can’t solve inside problems with outside solutions.” On the mind vs the body, depression and suicide One Tool Rescue Time Been going a little… Read more »

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Weekly top 5 #27 – Time vs Money and Of Course Designs

One Quote Time vs Money “There’s a myth that time is money. In fact, time is more precious than money. It’s a nonrenewable resource. Once you’ve spent it, and if you’ve spent it badly, it’s gone forever.” ~ Neil A. Fiore One List: Do These 5 Things Before You Take Time Off How good are you at… Read more »

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Weekly top 5 #25 – Sleeping well and GOOD banner ads

One Clever Ad Actually useful banner ads from Post-it notes’!!  If you are anything like me, you hate the majority of banner ads, I know they are a necessary evil to continue to keep the web free, but I still don’t like them – EXCEPT for this very very clever one One Article Silicon Valley Is… Read more »

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5 cool things #24, Lying, Unicorns and Mistakes – 18/5/2015

One Quote On Passion and doing yourself a favour Francis Ford Coppola said something like, “the best favour you can do for yourself is only work on things that you believe in, because then you’re not lying. You’re telling the truth. And if you’re telling the truth, then it looks like you’re telling the truth.”… Read more »

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Weekly Top 5 #22 – 4th May 2015

One Podcast: Zen Foudner: Raising Entrepreneurial Kids Although I do not yet have any kids, I do think about our current education system a lot and I don’t mean just what kids are taught in school, it really should start from the home and it should be FUN, another fantastic podcast. http://zenfounder.com/episodes/09-raising-entrepreneurial-kids/ One Video: ASAP… Read more »

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Weekly Top 5 #21 – 19th Apr 2015

One (Highly recommended) Article: The Cult of Work You Never Meant To Join This is a fantastic reminder for myself that there is more to life than work, money is certainly important but there are also so much more. “We wouldn’t go to work drunk, so why the hell do we go to work on… Read more »

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Weekly Top 5 #20 – 12th Apr 2015

One Slide deck: 10 Startup business Puzzles Visualised through the Platform Stack What is a platform in terms of the startup world? Why does some platform do better than others? “How Airbnb beat Craigslist”, “How Youtube and Vimeo continue to coexist” and “Why Medium is so powerful for writers” One Font for Designers: BLOKK Tired… Read more »

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Weekly Top 5 #19 – 6th Apr 2015

One Video: Building Habit Forming Products We are creatures of habits, habits allow us to think less with our conscious mind and rely on our subconscious to function, good products allow us to form habits around them, this video shows you that works. One Witty Audio Essay: Lazy: A Manifesto A funny, intelligent and insightful essay on being… Read more »