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Why Japanese fashion label Uniqlo is such a success

"What's our super special promo today? Heattech leggings for women and long johns for men!"<p>She questions staff on new sales targets - "What's our …

17 incredibly useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Google Scholar

Modern-Industrial House With Sophisticated Decor Accents

This is a house located in Pozuelo de Alarcon, in Madrid, Spain which, in spite of its industrial design, has a really warm and cozy interior. In …

Kitchen of the Week: A Striking Before/After in Venice, California

When a single professional in Venice, California, set out to remodel his house, he showed designers Alexi Rennalls and Sam Gnatovich images of lofts …

These caves are so amazing and you probably won’t ever get to see them

Situated in the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, in the central Vietnamese province of Quảng Bình, the Son Doong cave is about nine kilometres long …

5 Places In Aussie & NZ To See The Aurora Australis From Under $350

<b>Meet Aurora Australis - The Lesser Known Sister</b><p>You don’t have to head north of the wall to see the aurora?! That’s right. You’ve probably caught wind …

A Little Design maximises space in tiny 22-metre-square Taiwan apartment

Taiwanese studio A Little Design has renovated a 22-metre-square micro apartment to serve every need of its occupant (+ slideshow).<p>A bath, …

Living Rooms

Explara Blog

What is GDPR: 25th May is going to be a big day for many organizations as they need to comply with the GDPR. Being approved by the European …

Introducing Ori

Wikkelhouse - Modular Microhome Made of Cardboard - Quiet Corner

At first glance, cardboard doesn’t seem like a suitable material for building. Yet, we have seen it done, either by award-winning architects using …

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

Creativity

Why The 8-Hour Workday Doesn't Work

The eight-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and find a new approach.<p>The eight-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution as an effort to cut down on the number of hours of manual …

Time Management

Find Your Flow in GIFs of Models Turned into Bodies of Water

Gorgeous new GIFs from Century 25 question where humans end and nature begins.<p>A new collection of serene video portraits called <i>Deep Discovery</i> involves images of beautiful women overlayed with footage of crashing waves, rising smoke, and running rivers. Artists Lucas Ighile and Ayla El-Moussa, …

This 29-Year-Old Entrepreneur Was Rejected by 35 Potential Employers. Now, He's the Co-Founder of a $1 Billion Startup. Here's How.

When Dan Kan was a senior in college, he applied for about 35 jobs, most of them in finance. By the time he graduated in 2009 from Claremont McKenna college, Kan had been rejected from all but two of those jobs.<p>“I remember distinctly when I was graduating that I was going to go into finance. Like, …

6 Relationship Habits All Really Happy Couples Have

We all tend to fall into a routine in long-term relationships.<p>We make habits and rituals as a couple that help shape and define our lives together. Perhaps it's going to breakfast on a Saturday morning, one partner making the bed while the other makes coffee, or a particular way of celebrating a …

Experimental floating office takes over a converted WWII barge

An adventurous company’s office space has set sail on a former World War II barge. Property management firm RobotMother teamed up with Marraum …

Ikea's New Indoor Gardening Kit Will Bring Hydroponics To The Masses

Your salad game just got fresher than ever.

Gardening

How Indiegogo Is Expanding Beyond Crowdfunding To Empower Entrepreneurs

Indiegogo is introducing new partnerships to help entrepreneurs beyond crowdfunding.<p>Indiegogo pioneered crowdfunding in 2008 when the company's cofounders, Danae Ringelmann, Slava Rubin and Eric Schell grew tired of the options available for securing access to capital. They believed the Internet to …

5 Top Indicators for Startup Success, According to This TED Talk

The biggest reason why startups succeed today<p>Bill Gross is a smart guy. Twenty years ago he started Idealab. They have started over 100 companies. They have had some successes and many failures.<p>Bill Gross loves startups. He believes the best ones can unlock human potential. Bill wanted to pin point …

24 great books on startups and entrepreneurs that I must read in 2016

One of my favorite activities at the start of the year is to list out books I intend to read – and I do read some of them too eventually! For those …

10 Surprising Ways to Transform Your Creative Thinking

Some of these will surprise you, from being tired for optimal creativity to keeping a steady noise-level for your creative best.<p>We’ve written about creativity a few times on the Buffer blog, but it’s hard to keep track of everything we learn about it. One day I’m adjusting the temperature in my …

Millennials Don't Want Ads. They Want Stories.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The old logic of marketing was that the more advertisements you throw at the younger generations, the earlier you can get them hooked on your brand. This approach might have made sense during the prime days of Madison Avenue, but it’s …

Brothers who cofounded a $100 million company say this question their mom asked every night at dinner is what inspired their business

When the brothers were in elementary school, their parents were in a near-death car accident from which their mother managed to escape with just a few broken bones — but their father lost the use of his right hand.<p>The stress and frustration from his physical therapy caused him to develop a harsh …

Articles about compact renovated apartment tel aviv tower on Dwell.com - Dwell

Kedem Shinar Design & Architecture borrows from the world of graphic design to update this 1960s unit.<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes an inviting space for a young family.<p>Tel Aviv, also know as the White City, is home to the world’s largest number of buildings (about …

Tel Aviv

Articles about space savvy garage renovation adds 650 square feet compact san francisco home on Dwell.com - Dwell

The stately Tudor Revival-style manor in Pacific Heights was the home of the British consul general and site of a formal...<p>In an unusual collaboration among birds, wind, and one of San Francisco’s leading landscape architects, a California designer has...<p>Now architects, interior designers, …

Here’s a great way to boost your income in an hour

There was no point ducking it – I was earning 20% less than the year before, but I felt like I working as much as I always had.It was a sobering …

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Memory and Memorize Anything Faster

Imagine the power of being able to memorize anything faster.<p>Think about how much time you’d have, how much you could shorten the learning curve, and …

The Jack Dorsey Productivity Secret That Enables Him To Run Two Companies At Once

Jack Dorsey was named CEO (again) of Twitter last week, and he’ll continue to hold the same title at pre-IPO Square.<p>How can Dorsey run <i>two</i> companies when most of us struggle to keep up with one job? What’s his secret to getting it all done?<p>I recently interviewed over 200 billionaires, millionaires …

Jack Dorsey

How to achieve your goals faster

We’ve all dreamed of these lofty goals in life at one point or another.<p>Setting goals is an essential technique to  accomplishing what we truly want in our lives, and more importantly —living a more fulfilling life. And the importance of goal setting is only increasing as our ability to focus …