Author: Michael Kwan

My YouTube Re-Monetization Experience

I uploaded my first ever video to YouTube in 2006. This was around the same time that I started my professional blogging career and it was also around the time that I met John Chow for the first time. From what I can recall, I also had an account with the now defunct Google Video, as well as other video […]

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Parkinson’s Law: Working to Your (Time) Limit

Far and away one of the greatest benefits to living the dot com lifestyle is that you get to set your own schedule. You have the time freedom to work on what you want, when you want, where you want. But as dear old Uncle Ben told us so many years ago, with great power comes great responsibility. You see, […]

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Applying Three Key Lessons From Elon Musk and Tesla

Some people have said that he is a real life Tony Stark. Maybe, to a certain extent, that’s true. He is a genius, billionaire, playboy philanthropist. And while we may not all aspire to be Elon Musk, we can learn a lot from his business savvy and his penchant for success. Hugely successful YouTuber Marques Brownlee (you might know him […]

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Do You Have the Successful Mindset?

It’s pretty safe to say that a desire for “happiness” and “success” is fairly universal. We all want to be happy and successful, however you choose to define those terms. The challenge, of course, is figuring out how to get there. If you’ve been reading John Chow dot Com for a while, then you’ll already know all about the Dot […]

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