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A New Swimming Pool Concept Made Out Of Shipping Containers

Adding a swimming pool to your back yard has never been easier, now that Mudpools came up with a very versatile and easy to implement concept. The …

Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Ask Them 5 Simple Questions | Inc.com

Want to do something that will launch you into the new era of HR? Get rid of your exit interviews and replace them with "stay interviews."<p>If you're new to this concept, unlike the exit interview, managers are using stay interviews to get fresh insight into improving the work environment or their …

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Whatever, We're Probably Living in a Hologram Anyway, Says Neil deGrasse Tyson

Look around you. Your shoes, that tree, the Starbucks cold brew you're clutching — it's all very much right here in the real world. But what if the …

DROP Box Is The Hotel Room That Goes Anywhere

Camping is nice, but for many, hotels are better. Could you imagine having luxury accommodations, wherever you need them—even on the lip of a …

25 Crockpot Meals That Will Make Back To School A Breeze

Why are slow-cookers so great? Because you can dump a range of vegetables in them in the morning, turn them on and come home to <a …

12 signals our body sends to tell us we are too stressed

Our body is an incredibly complex machine that reacts not only to external changes but to internal ones too. Dr. Susan Babel, a psychologist who …

20 habits of unsuccessful and ineffective leaders

However, it's also worthwhile taking the time to understand what bad leaders do so that we can learn what to avoid which can be just as helpful.<p>Over my 25 years in leadership, here are some of the habits of unsuccessful and ineffectual leaders that I have seen, and in some cases, their …

How I Repaired, Remodeled, and Restored an Old RV Camper

How I Repaired, Remodeled, and Restored an Old RV Camper<p>Updated on December 12, 2017<p>Older RVs: Classics and Bargains<p>Many of us cannot afford those …

17 Signs You're Intelligent — Even If It Doesn't Feel Like It

Stupid people tend to overestimate their competence, while smart people tend to sell themselves short. As Shakespeare put it in "As You Like It": …

Here are the methods police use to catch 'deep web' drug dealers

The study, which was published by RAND Europe, was created with the help of law-enforcement workers from around the world. It sheds light on some of the methods they use to catch people who buy or sell drugs online.<p><b>Here are some of them:</b><p>Physical observation<p>Sometimes nothing beats good, …

Olympic basketball scores 2016: Argentina's 111-107 win over Brazil is an instant classic

The two bitter rivals faced off and Argentina's Golden Generation once again eclipsed Brazil.<p>Brazil vs. Argentina is one of the biggest rivalries in international sports. Soccer is what started the animosity between the two regional powers but now, no matter the sport, every matchup has extra …

We Asked 20 Women: What do men say during sex that seriously turns you off?

Dave and Les Jacobs / Getty<p>A little dirty talk between partners is perfectly healthy—except when you don't quite hit the mark.<p>In the heat of the …

The One Thing Everyone Thinking Of Retiring To Latin America Should Do

So you're thinking of retiring to Latin America, are you? Then you'd best learn some Spanish. At least a little, <i>por favor</i>. Not only will it enrich your experiences living, traveling, and interacting with people in your new home country, but it will certainly save you money and could even save your …

8 Personality Traits of Highly Intelligent People (Backed by Science)

The scientific reasoning behind some of the personality traits that smart people share.<p>Over on Quora, more than 100 people have answered the question "What are the common traits of highly intelligent people?"<p>Some users claim to know from personal experience; others are just taking an educated guess.<p>…

This tiny house is big on luxury

New Frontier Tiny Homes is the firm behind the Scandinavian-style turnkey tiny house we recently covered, and the finish on its Alpha Tiny House is …

Uh-Oh, Now It Looks Like There Isn't A New Apple TV On Its Way

The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, and 9to5Mac all said Apple was developing a new version of its little hockey puck sized TV box.<p>But on Friday, Apple blogger Jim Dalrymple shot down much of that reporting. He did it in his own signature way.<p>If you don't follow the Apple blogosphere, this takes a …

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