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Hexagonal Tiles and Hardwood Make the Most Beautiful Flooring Combination

This trend is dominating Pinterest right now.<p>Traditionally, flooring treatments have been separated by "transition strips" — narrow boards that neatly cut off wood or carpeted sections of a room — but now, homeowners and designers are doing away with the defined separation in favor of something far …

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12 Stressful Things You Need to Stop Tolerating Right Now

Sometimes we need to escape our stress before our stress takes us down.<p>Some forms of stress are necessary--especially if we want to stimulate creativity and new learning.<p>Others bring no benefit at all and serve only to prevent us from being effective or successful.<p>Here's a list of a dozen of the …

7 Questions Every Team Leader Should Ask

<b>Dear Annie</b>: I was hired a couple of months ago to lead a team of branding specialists at a consumer-goods company. It’s my first management job. So …

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

Flying With a Baby? 10 Mistakes to Avoid

1. Scheduling a flight during “the witching hour”<p>When my children were about 1 and 4 years of age, I decided that flying at the end of the day would …

Parents Home

Playtime with your baby is more than fun and games—it also teaches your infant valuable life lessons. Use these baby games for girls and boys to educate and entertain your little one.<p>1 of 12<p>Pinterest<p>istock<p>Where Did It Go?<p>Take a koosh ball or other soft ball and squish it into a small container with …

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So Cute: Babies Love to Hear Each Other Babble

Sure, your baby loves to hear your high-pitched coos and murmurs—and engaging in such baby talk with your wee one is actually good for her.<p>But new research from McGill University found that your infant is more likely to be interested in the sound of another baby — even before she's able to babble …

17 Wonderfully Hipster Baby Products All Parents Need

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Why Our Choices Don't Matter as Much as We Think

I can't be sure, but I do know the grass always appears greener on the other side, even to children. So instead of judging each other, why don't we invite the person across the street for a cup of coffee onto our lawn?<p>To work or to stay at home?<p>That is the question.<p>The answer:<p>It doesn't really …

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The Benefits of Montessori Education

Dr. Maria Montessori was a visionary who studied and documented the developmental stages of children in the early 1900s. From this research, she …

15 Interview Questions To Ask Your Next Boss

I would hate to think that you would take a new job at a place where they didn’t at some point stop the interview process to ask you “Do you have any questions for us?”<p>All good employers do that. If you don’t get the chance to ask your questions, don’t even think about taking the job! Remember what …

Dr. Seuss And The HR Certification Crisis

HR people are in a tizzy, and I don’t blame them.<p>Their hard-earned certification may have lost all its value. Years ago, the national HR association began an HR certification program and over the years, enormous numbers of HR folks studied the manuals and took the tests to get certified.<p>Job ads for …

Follow these six rules to accomplish more each day

Have you ever noticed some people are able to stay organized while getting a massive quantity of work accomplished, while others appear to be busy but never actually produce results? Time management is the key to becoming a successful entrepreneur. We can have all of the best ideas in the world, …

Time Management