Who are you:
I’m Mojo, an illustrator based in Shanghai.
Your current job:
Photo editor of ELLE MEN China magazine by day, illustrator by night.
In which city are you located?
A word to define what kind of worker you are:
What tools are essential to your life (app, software, etc..)
In daily life? Google Map, I have no sense of direction. Photoshop for my works.
What does your office space look like?
Actually nothing special about my office space, just a cubicle.
What kind of music do you listen when you are working?
Philip Glass, Max Richter, Abel Korzeniowski, Florence + Machine, Foster the people, The Drums, etc.
Do you have a way to organize your day to maximize your work?
Coffee, drink as much as I can. Make rules of no social network apps while I’m working.
What tips would you give to improve productivity?
Enjoy your leisure time. I love reading books, news about new science and technology improvements or discovery and GIFs of cute animals. Somehow, those things make my mind turning faster, hence boosting productivity.
You’re better than your colleagues to:
Well…..I don’t think I’m better than my colleagues at all. Perhaps, I have silent and better sense of humor…
What is the best advice anyone has given you?
In quote “Find where you can land on your feet, then dig and dig, and dig, eventually you will reach clear spring”, from my high school English teacher, Qian Dan.
What is your best tip for saving time?
For me, minimize how much time spending on social networks.
What is your routine start and end of the day?
15 minutes on watching GIFs or videos of cute animals….(After I wake up and before I go to sleep).
Aside from your computer and your phone, what gadget can you not you go without?
I still use an iPod Classic(160GB), keep it with me all the time.