CKGARY's Photo

Partially Verified

  • Payment verified
  • Phone not verified
  • Government ID not verified
  • Address not verified

Wants to Meet Up

  • Last login over 2 years ago

Join Couchsurfing to see CKGARY’s full profile. It’s free!

Overview

  • 1 Reference 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Chinese (Simplified), English
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Make everyday meaningful! Enjoy and cherish life; Crack h...
  • Bachlor in Economics and MBA
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

There are three types of people in the world: people who make things happen, people who see things happen and people who always ask “what happened ?” I want to be the first type!

ABOUT ME

The most priceless value I see in Marvin Bower, the master who has led McKinsey to the pedestal, is " Be one!" Be truthful to yourself and to your client from the beginning to the end. Pursue a simple concept, persist on it and continue to polish it.

The second inspiration comes from the mountain climbing experience which taught me to "Be humble" in face of the great nature and the life challenges: you find a path to go up the mountain and when you reach the peak you could enjoy a splendid view which is unimaginable at the foot of it but on the other hand, even if you have reached the top, you are not able to shake the foundation of the mountain and can never boast a â

PHILOSOPHY

“Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.”
“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.”

“Where there is a will, there is a way!”
“A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds.”
"Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men."
"The only sin is mediocrity."
"Idleness is only the refuge of weak minds."
“Strong beliefs win strong men, and then make them stronger.”
"Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others."

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Share my exprience and bring different perspective;
Exchange ideas and provide constructive recommendations;
Help to form itinerary and volunteer as a trustworthy tour guide in Hangzhou(my home town) and cities like Shanghai and Beijing where I have study or working experiences.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I am a Newbie here but I am demonstrating my true personality and I'd like to talk to people who come to me because "I am who I am"!
Also I chose to spend time here because I believe in the community and I love its philosophy!

Interests

Jogging, hiking, and swimming.
Reading, story/documentary movies and free talking.
Architecture(classic and new school) and Interior house decoration.
Tourism-eye feasting and purification of sight, lung and heart!

  • writing
  • architecture
  • documentaries
  • gardening
  • movies
  • reading
  • hiking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tourism
  • volunteering

Music, Movies, and Books

Favorite Songs:
"In this Life", Ronan Keating
"Annie's Song", John Denver
Favorite Movies: The Shawshank Redemption
Favorite Books: Gone with the Wind

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Win the case competition and granted an award tour to Hongkong;
Change of my career path by going to CKGSB.

Teach, Learn, Share

Consulting topics;
Writing about personal reflection and expriences.

Old School Badges

  • Pioneer 9e5c6d07410be6ad972e78858727f5a200c4ebab1f9bb897eb4d7cbee90959a8
    Pioneer Badge

Join Couchsurfing to see CKGARY’s full profile. It’s free!

My Groups