Brenda Wyland

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How to Arrange a Living Room

The secrets for a perfect setup.<p>You know it when you see it. You feel it when you walk in. It’s an inviting space that puts the <i>living</i> in living room. To create one that’s comfortable, cohesive, functional, and anything but cookie-cutter follow this expert advice.<p>Think scale<p>When shopping for …

This Famous Albert Einstein Quote Nails It. The Smartest People Today Display This 1 Trait

Enhance relationships, have great conversations, think creatively, and problem-solve better.<p>In one famous quote, Albert Einstein explained his genius when he famously said, "I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious."<p>The second part of that quote is certainly good news for the …

Creativity

4 Ways to Build an Innovative Team

One of the most common questions I get asked by senior managers is “How can we find more innovative people?” I know the type they have in mind — someone energetic and dynamic, full of ideas and able to present them powerfully. It seems like everybody these days is looking for an early version of …

The 13 Best Spots to Buy Affordable Home Decor Online

When we’re shopping for furniture, we consult our 18 Favorite Spots to Buy Furniture Online, but when we’re looking for all of the decorative touches …

Outdoor Spaces

Calorie-Blasting Treadmill Workouts

Treadmill running has lots of benefits, one of them being that you can efficiently burn lots of calories. Try one of these fun workouts to increase …

30 Minute HIIT and Abs Workout with Warm Up and Cool Down (no equipment)

Need a little core work but also want to be sure you fire up your metabolism as well? This routine takes a typical lower intensity abs workout and …

How to clean your stainless steel appliances

Stainless steel is not the kind of surface you just wipe down and forget. You need to protect it from rust, scratches and smudges. Here's how to do all of that -- and incorporate it into your cleaning routine.<p>Once a day<p>Every day, wipe down any food splatters, dust or grease that makes its way onto …

Cleaning

22 Makeup Tricks Every Beginner Should Know

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Edge Computing: What It is and How It's a Game-Changer

If cloud computing has been at the top of CIO's minds for the last dozen years, Edge Computing is now taking its place. Continue reading...

12 Genius Walt Disney World Vacation Hacks, From a Former Cast Member

One of the best experiences of my life was the year I spent working at Walt Disney World. There is truly no other place like it on earth, and after …

7 Great Key West Airbnbs for Your Money

Looking to escape to a tropical island without dealing with passports and customs? Key West — the former home of Ernest Hemingway and a favorite of …

Former agriculture secretary: The 2018 farm bill is so much more than farming — here's how it impacts all Americans

Since the turn of the year, Congress and the Trump administration have been haggling over legislative priorities for 2018. Many issues are on the agenda, from health care to infrastructure, but there has been little mention of a key priority: The 2018 farm bill.<p>This comprehensive food and …

Here are the cheapest days to travel in 2018

Looking for affordable flights this year? There are tons of theories on how to get the best possible deal. From using an incognito browser to …

Travel

Here’s What Kim Kardashian Ate to Lose 60 Pounds - The Atkins 40 Diet

Atkins 40 diet plan is a new method to lose weight fast and in a healthy way. Who wouldn’t like that?<p>Kim Kardashian famously lost around 60 pounds in …

Here Are the First 6 Books You Should Read In 2018

And if you've already read one of these, I recommend the perfect complement.<p>If you love lists, December is a fun month to browse the internet. These lists usually take one of two forms: You're looking back on the previous year or eyeing the horizon for the year to come.<p>Some of the lists in the …

personalgrowth

Feeling Painfully Stuffed? All of These Yoga Poses Relieve Bloating

Big meal? Lots of crazy bloating? You've passed the point of no return with gluten and dairy? Your digestion isn't doomed, you might just need some yoga. Seriously! The trick to calming a distended belly and getting things moving may be a spinal twist or Bow Pose. Check out over 20 of the best …

The best gifts for 3-year-olds, according to child development experts

Need to find the best gifts for 3-year-old boys and girls?<p>Age 3 can be a time of transition as little ones say goodbye to toddlerhood and hello to more imaginative play.<p>Many are entering school for the first time and interacting with friends. And they’re becoming increasingly verbal and able to …

Kids

Trends in Internet Of Things (IoT) Device Management Market 2017-22

Global Internet Of Things (IoT) Device Management Market reports provide in-depth analysis and deep segmentation to possible micro levels. With wider …

It's Called Vertical Farming, And It Could Be The Future Of Agriculture

The concept sounds like science fiction: instead of spreading out across acres and acres, the farms of the future will grow lettuce and strawberries inside climate-controlled, light-controlled cylinders. Less land, less water, but year-round light and perfectly controlled moisture.<p>The California …

Aquaponics

The Surprising Link Between Customer Experience And Employee Engagement

How would your customers describe their experience with your firm?<p>Please take a moment and rate the Customer Experience (CX) that you believe you deliver:<p>• Better than all companies in any industry<p>• The best in our industry<p>• Considerably above average in our industry<p>• Slightly above average in our …

Employee Engagement

The smartphone is eventually going to die — this is Mark Zuckerberg's crazy vision for what comes next

At last week's Facebook F8 conference in San Jose, California, CEO Mark Zuckerberg doubled down on his ambitious 10-year plan for the company, first revealed in April 2016.<p>Here's the current version of that roadmap, revealed by Zuckerberg last week:<p>Basically, Zuckerberg uses this road map to …

A startup founder worth $15 million explains why entrepreneurs should think like farmers, not suits

My path to becoming a tech startup founder with more than $15 million in funding hasn’t been conventional. My formative years were spent living and working on my family’s farm in Gladbrook, Iowa, a town with a population of around 1,000. I didn’t attend college on either coast, develop a knack for …

Entrepreneurship

29 books to read your kids if you want them to be kind and brave

There is little in this universe I love more than the end of my kids’ days. No matter how frazzled I am, or what superhuman efforts they put up to resist bedtime, snuggling up with them tucked in and a pile of books beside us is the tonic we need to end our days.<p>Kids’ books are beautifully simple. …

Books

Boeing 777X set to become world’s first flying iPad

Pilots on Boeing’s 777X jetliner will soon be able to use a swipe of the finger to plot a course around a threatening storm or check an engine’s …

Why the debate over the Bayer-Monsanto deal is so important for the future of farming

One of the biggest stories in agriculture right now is the jaw-dropping consolidation among companies that sell the world’s seeds, pesticides, and fertilizers.<p>Currently, there are six companies that dominate the biotech seed and agrochemical industries: Bayer, Monsanto, Dow, DuPont, Syngenta, and …

Agriculture

Here Are More Details on Salesforce's Plan to Smarten Up Sales and Marketing Software

Salesforce, which has been dribbling out details of its grand plan to add artificial intelligence to its sales-and-marketing software for weeks, did …

$1,899: 12-Day Venice, Florence, Rome, Amalfi Coast Italy Tour – Tuesday Departure - Italy Tours All-inclusive Italy Vacations

All inclusive Italy vacation package travels Italy from north to south with 2 nights each in Venice and Florence and 3 nights each in Rome and …

Transform Your Body With a 30-Minute Interval Treadmill Workout

Ready for a new treadmill challenge? Los Angeles-based celebrity trainer Lalo Fuentes, CSCS, created this intermediate-to-advanced interval workout, allowing you to take your body to new heights in a totally feasible way (read: frequent walking breaks). You can do it!<p>"This 30-minute treadmill …

Treadmills

Mac tips, tricks and shortcuts: Here's your master list

Whether you have just purchased your first Mac or are a seasoned Mac user, this collection of shortcuts is sure to make your life easier -- or at least more efficient when seated in front of your Mac.<p>We have rounded up all of our recent Mac tips and tricks, from using Finder and Spotlight to …

Operating Systems

Agricultural Innovation In A Water-Scarce World

Katie Jackson is the Vice President of Sustainability and External Affairs for Jackson Family Wines. In her role, Jackson co-manages the Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs Department and leads the company’s innovative sustainability program. Jackson directs the development and management …