The Top 10 Blog Interview With….. @Lotay

I am delighted to welcome Lotay Yang as the subject of this week’s interview. Lotay will already be well known to many of you on Twitter with his quotes, music, connections and all round positivity.

If you would like to find out more about Lotay you can connect on his Blog where you will find a lot more from the man himself and on FacebookJust click on the image below to connect with @Lotay on Twitter. While you are here why not also also take few moments to visit The Black Card Circle Foundation, a charitable organisation founded by Lotay.

If you were stranded on a desert island and were allowed one luxury item what would it be and why?

A holodeck – it’s self explanatory. :P

Do you have any phobias?

Yes, of phobias.

(Editor’s note – there is actually such a thing – Phobophobia)

Who inspires you and why?

Jesus Christ because he helped the poor, neglected, and unwanted in society, and did so with grace, humility, and compassion, while being hated and misunderstood.

Which animal would you most like to be and why?

I would like to be a cheetah because a cheetah possesses grace and speed under pressure.

What is the one thing in life that irritates you the most and why?

Drivers who don’t use turn signals, because using turn signals prevents traffic accidents.

If you could have a superpower what would it be and why?

Time travel, since I enjoying traveling. What would be more fun than traveling in time?

What do you think you will be doing in 10 years time?

I will continue to be active in philanthropy and contributing my time and professional services to my three favorite non-profit organizations: AYC , BCCF , and New Horizons .

What is your favourite guilty pleasure?

I sometimes indulge in being pampered in fine, luxury hotels like the Ritz-Carlton Shanghai Pudong. (Ritz-Carlton & BCC Partner to benefit AYC and BCCF)

You are holding a dinner party and you can invite 3 people (living or historical), who would you invite and why?

I would invite Jesus Christ, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Mother Teresa to my private dinner party, because I want to learn how to be more graceful and patient, especially in the face of opposition, prejudice, and hate.

Can you tell us one thing about yourself which would surprise people who know you?

Most people don’t know that I’m actually goofy and shy in real life.

Many thanks go to Lotay for his entertaining and thoughtful answers. Please do let us know if you have any questions or comments for Lotay.

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*Image credits

Cheetah – Bernie Condon /

Time – Alan Cleaver Flickr