Selected Works

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Fortune Magazine

Why wave energy upstarts are struggling to scale

Business Insider

An ex-Uber director wants to protect homeowners from wildfires with his startup, FireMaps. And he’s convinced investors like Andreessen Horowitz and Dara Khosrowshahi to back him.

Cult sportswear brand ASRV saw sales spike at the start of the pandemic. Here’s how its 30-year-old CEO kept momentum with a 45% sales increase this year.

A former barista reveals how she started a journal business on the side and scaled it to make $500,000 in sales this year

I finally quit my finance job to become a full-time musician – here’s how I’m making the jump

‘Giannis’ is triumphant biography for sports junkies and non-fans alike

I tried a secret LA sandwich shop that only takes orders via Instagram DM. It’s my new favorite lunch spot.

I just went clubbing in Vegas, where new mask mandates have put ‘performative masking’ on full display

How Insider’s star correspondent Aki Ito covers the biggest economy trends happening right now

How Insider correspondent Kate Taylor exposed allegations of discrimination and sexual exploitation at teen retailer Brandy Melville

Insider Weekly Rundown (Newsletter)

10 Things in Tech (Newsletter)

10 Things Before the Opening Bell (Newsletter)

Insider Finance (Newsletter)

GreenBiz Group

How tech (and some humans) is changing ESG

A circular economy requires community, and community is built through storytelling

A habitable future needs a resilient grid, but it’s going to cost us

AI and ESG: It’s about accountability

The Thousand Oaks Acorn

Cleaning House: Pandemic helped some maid services, hurt others

Multimedia Features

The Only Clothes You’ll Ever Need: How one company capitalized on the pandemic athleisure boom

Bouncing Back from a World Without Sport: The pandemic gave athletic trainers and physical therapists a chance to prove their resilience

Pandemic Porn: an isolated audience of millions met next-gen sex content creators

Annenberg Media

The meme-stock revolution isn’t going away just yet

Dogecoin has gone up 8000% and DogeDay promises big returns for retail investors

Everything you need to know about Gamestop

Apple’s new software update protects your privacy like never before – and Facebook isn’t happy

We should advocate for trade schools just as much as college, especially after a pandemic

Improving education requires rethinking it first

Universities should advocate for more students to study abroad

Annenberg Media Sports

The NBA is already a positionless league. Why aren’t the All-NBA teams?

Today’s athletes speak on politics and race. Some NBA players in the 1990s were blackballed for this.

US-China Today

Remains of the Past: Why Hong Kongers are Leaving Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Newspaper/Web Features)

Beyond Convention: Jocelyn Chew on nursing, research and passion

Of the Heart and Hand: Dr. Randolph Wong opens up about surgery and art

Get Smart: The Technology Behind Our Future Cities

Playing with Creativity: Catherine McBride seeks to integrate more fun for young language learners

Trust Your Gut: Our gut bacteria are powerful, it’s time to start listening

Health Columns, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Silver Lining of COVID-19

How to (Actually) Live Longer

Fitness Made Simple – But Not Easy

Sleep, Not Snooze

Kicking Our Addiction to Busy

Fast Thoughts on Diet

Meditations on – and for – Living Well

Don’t Seize the Day; Seize the Morning

Sitting is the New Smoking

Flique Editorial

An Antidote to Modern Loneliness

Social Media Doesn’t Make Us Happier. Why Do We (Ab)use it?

Rising from the Ashes: Lessons from a pandemic

Deep Work: Designing a Better Day

The Age of Upgrades: How and Why Our Devices Dictate Our Decisions

Back to School Like Never Before

Travel Writing

The Village of My Ancestors: a glimpse into aboriginal Hong Kong

Hong Kong beat SARS in ’03. Now their experience is paying off.

What I learned from a stranger in Thailand