Monthly Archives: March 2014

Xian interiew day


We had a full day of interviews and presentations.  I think we had a successful day in securing a number of potential Summer interns and possibly future employees.  Sometimes we have some humorous stories from the interviews.  In one case, … Continue reading

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Xian recruiting trip


  I had a smooth flight to Xi’an today.  After settling in the Shangri La hotel, I met up with Joe for dinner at the famous dumpling house.  The dumpling house is next to the famous bell tower.  We are … Continue reading

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Dinner at Xi’an dumpling house – De Fa Chang


Joe and I went to the De Fa Chang by the Bell Tower for dinner.   The restaurant seems to be quite famous.  Chinese seni0r party members visit and get their pictures taken with staff and their serving plates get preserved … Continue reading

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Moved to a new apartment


We just moved to a new apartment in Shanghai.  The apartment is a bit more expensive than my last apartment.  Since the complex is less than a year old, is in a good location, has a nice pool, has great … Continue reading

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Yummie House was not so yummy


Eliza and I had lunch Yummie House over at the CarreFour.   The place is usually ok for a quick bite and the japanese curry is decent.  Today, we had an unappetizing experience.  As we sat down to order, Eliza pointed … Continue reading

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Out for birthday dinner


  We went out to The Meat steakhouse over at Kerry Parkside Hotel.  This place is just downstairs from my office.  I thought it would be good to go here for my wife’s birthday.  My admin can get me a … Continue reading

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