Monday Mix – DJ Lucas Takeover

Today’s Monday Mix is the work of Ugandan-born, Beijing-based DJ Lucas.  Head to Wechat to listen to the mix. Catching a Beat With DJ Lucas DJ Lucas, please introduce yourself. My name is Lucas. I’m 26 years old. I was born…

Belinda Tetteh of Amaks Organix Shares How She Became a Beauty Entrepreneur in Beijing

Belinda Tetteh meets me outside Moka Bros at The Place. The sun is shining. It highlights the smoothness of brown her skin. Her kinky chocolate-colored hair is pulled high into a puff. She’s wearing red lipstick and carrying a large…

Beat-maker Fishdoll Talks Music, Stage Fright & Producing

She sits legs folded up to her chin, a whimsical grin. I want to refer to her as a musician but instead of assuming, I begin the interview by asking her, “What do we call you?” She responds, “half-human, half…

“I’m out here in the land of opportunity…”

Working Abroad In China Pursuing a job abroad and diving right into entrepreneurship – in a country where you don’t even speak the language – might seem like a lot. For Nicole Rudlege however, a science educator and the owner…

D’Jack shares about thriving in Beijing as a DJ and Fitness Entrepreneur

For D’Jack, a professional DJ and fitness entrepreneur, moving to Beijing helped him find his life’s work. Between DJ gigs and teaching JINDAFIT, a high-intensity workout he created based on African dance, he talked with us about his unusual childhood…