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People are seeing something very rude in this innocent Theo Fennell pendant… can YOU spot it?

<b>The pendant was supposedly inspired by the way a</b> <b>goldsmith holds a precious stone between their index and middle finger.</b><p>Looking at it, you can sort of …

Royal Weddings

20+ Times People Found Some Truly Perfect Handwriting Examples That Were Too Good Not To Share (New Pics)

One of the biggest casualties of the digital age has been the fine skill of handwriting, and the opportunities to show off one's artsy and …

Typography

14 Personal Branding Tips for Aspiring Freelancers

Here are some ways you can set yourself apart in the highly saturated freelance market.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>The gig economy is bigger than ever, and it shows no signs of slowing down. With more professionals in virtually every industry going the freelance route, …

Small Business

Foster + Partners presents vision for hyperloop cargo network

British architecture studio Foster + Partners has released a video showing its vision for a high-speed freight-carrying hyperloop named DP World …

Hyperloop

What to do when you can’t focus

Do you struggle to finish your tasks? Are you always distracted by notifications, gossiping, or anything that’s random?<p>In that case, you and I are …

Neuroscience

90 Percent of Interviewers Would Disqualify a Job Candidate for This 1 Reason

Not sending a thank you note, however, surprisingly won't lose you any points.<p>With so many job interview how-to guides out there, you'd think we'd all be nailing them by now. A new survey from recruiting solutions company JazzHR, however, shows that candidates still are making employers all over …

Employment

4 Ways To Grow Your Content Marketing Reach Via Flipboard

Publishing and promoting content on Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram is commonplace. But the social media world is far broader than the networks …

Public Relations

How to Look and Sound More Confident (Infographic)

These quick tips will help boost your confidence in five minutes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Confidence is an integral part of success. Of course, there’s a difference between confidence and ego, and it’s important you don’t develop the latter.<p>So how can you look …

Body Language

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Bill Gates

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

The Future Of Storytelling

In direct response to the technology evolution over the past decade, audiences are consuming information in new ways, from smaller, more portable screens on mobile devices to third-party apps and discovery platforms. The result has been a shift in content consumption preferences, and 91% of …

Marketing

Resurrecting the art of China's dragon scale bookbinding

<b>(CNN) —</b> At his studio in Beijing, artist Zhang Xiaodong layers hundreds of sheets of thin paper on top of one another until they form a complete and impeccable image. When the chapters of his elaborate books are unfolded, the pages move like the bellows of an accordion.<p>This ancient Chinese art, …

Art

Who’s the boss? Why strong leaders are ‘servants’

The best way to get your team to have your back is to win their hearts and minds. The road to that for leaders is to ‘Serve.’<p>The primary role of a …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

How to interpret and follow brand guidelines

The idea of following brand guidelines is something that doesn’t get a lot of attention on most design courses. “I’ve never come across an intern or …

Graphic Design

Want to Become a Consultant? There's an App for That. Actually, There Are 3.

If you have skills that others need, consider the apps Clarity, Moonlighting and Upwork.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a seasoned entrepreneur, you're likely expert at something other entrepreneurs need help with -- be it complex accounting issues, or how to …

Six Rules for Innovative Storytelling

Consumers are bombarded with content all day long. But what sets successful content marketing apart is the thoughtful and meaningful content that …

Marketing

This hand-built island is the start of Copenhagen’s “parkipelago” of floating public spaces

A tiny wooden island floating in Copenhagen harbor is bringing life and interest back to the city’s waters. Australian architect Marshall Blecher and …

Three Quick Steps to Making a Photo Pop Using Photoshop

A lot of people are fans of the portrait look in which the subject really seems to "pop" off the image, as it's a striking and attention-grabbing …

Stephen Hawking: A Life in Pictures

Queen

Reporter's viral eye roll causes trouble with Chinese censors

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was the eye roll that resonated with millions -- and broke the internet in China.<p>On the sidelines of the country's annual parliament session, a Chinese journalist on Tuesday morning showed her contempt for a fellow reporter's softball question with such force that videos of her facial …

China

China says no to US trade war, but vows to defend interests

BEIJING (AP) — China said Sunday that it would not initiate a trade war with the United States, but vowed to defend its national interests in the …

China

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain — and it isn't good

All day long, we're inundated by interruptions and alerts from our devices. Smartphones buzz to wake us up, emails stream into our inboxes, notifications from coworkers and far away friends bubble up on our screens, and "assistants" chime in with their own soulless voices.<p>Such interruptions seem …

Social Media

How to use images effectively in digital ad campaigns

When it comes to grabbing people's attention with digital advertising, both space and attention spans tend to be in short supply. Simplicity and …

Graphic Design

You may be a genius if you can answer these 12 science trivia questions people always get wrong

Mount Everest

Why Branding Is The Most Important Move For Your Business.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) <i>Starting your own business</i> is one of the biggest challenges you are likely to face in your working life. You will enter a time …

Why most people won’t ever achieve greatness

Anyone can achieve greatness. Anyone.<p>Greatness is relative, yes. The results might look different; for some, simply quitting an addiction means …

Motivation

Amitabh Bachchan wants Twitter to stop torturing him

Recently, Amitabh Bachchan posted on Twitter where he addressed the micro-blogging site as a person and pleaded with it to stop torturing him.<p>By: | …

India

3 Ways to Make Memorable Small Talk That Gets People Interested In Working With You

The easiest way to be intriguing is listen closely after you've asked someone to tell you about themself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"Small talk is the biggest talk we do." ~ Susan RoAne, author/keynote speaker</i><p>Most people try to avoid small talk---the often …