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How Buck Mason’s Erik Allen Turned a Basic Rental into a Midcentury Modern Hideaway

Here’s how you make the most of a rental home.<p>Building the perfect home, or gut-renovating one with good bones into a haven of personal taste, might be the dream, but reality is often having to work with the space you have. And when you're renting, making the most of a space that isn't yours is a …

Home Decorating

These 9 states are seeing the biggest boost from American migration

States in the West are seeing outsized increases in population from American migration.<p>The US Census Bureau's "American Community Survey" asks a set of questions about economics, demographics, social characteristics, and housing to about 1% of the US population each year. Among the many topics on …

6 Questions with Gbenga Akinnagbe

05 Min Read Time - Gbenga Akinnagbe didn’t tap into his creativity until he was an adult. Now it’s his entire vocabulary.

Creativity

The 13 Best Resume Tips of 2017

Some brand new, some tried and true -- check out the best resume advice to jump start your 2018 job search.<p>As the entire job application process is …

The Royal Air-Tight Food Storage Container Set drops to just $19.50 w/ this promo code

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Equinox Int (99% positive in the last 12 months from 13,588 ratings) via Amazon is offering the 5-Piece Royal Air-Tight Food …

Blockstack raises $52 million to build a parallel internet where you own all your data

Blockchain startup Blockstack says it raised $52.8 million in its ICO, finalized Friday. The company is building a sort of parallel to the internet that users access via the Blockstack browser and that features a wide variety of apps. The Blockstack ecosystem promises to benefit both users and app …

Apps

5 Books Entrepreneurs and Investors Are Giving Away This Holiday Season | Inc.com

Everyone has that one picky person on their holiday gift list who is nearly impossible to buy for. But no matter what sort of niche hobby, arcane interest, or expensive obsession makes deciding on a present for this person nearly impossible, the solution is often the same. Just get them a …

Asgardia, the world's first 'space nation', takes flight

<b>(CNN) —</b> The world's first "space nation" has taken flight.<p>On November 12, Asgardia cemented its presence in outer space by launching the Asgardia-1 satellite.<p>The "nanosat" -- it is roughly the size of a loaf of bread -- undertook a two-day journey from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, …

Space Exploration

Yes, There's a Formula for a Successful Pitch (and It's Not as Hard as You Think) | Inc.com

If you're a founder that's living the pitch life, you know how hard it can be to persuade a stranger to hand over a large sum of money and a little bit of their time. It's a daunting process that is nerve-wracking to experience but absolutely fascinating to hear about.<p>Just take <i>The Pitch</i> as an …

Startups

Anon suggested a master-post of vegan products/brands for beginners, so here it is. *marks my faves. Milk• *Almond Breeze (Almond milk. With some blend options (cashew & coconut) My personal favorite...

Anon suggested a master-post of vegan products/brands for beginners, so here it is. <b>*</b>marks <b></b>my faves.<p>Milk<p>*Almond Breeze (Almond milk. With some blend …

Vegan

6 Social Media Trends to Prepare for in 2018 | Inc.com

When it comes to reaching audiences, effectively distributing your content, and building a following around your brand, social media offers a wealth of possibilities. It's where your audiences already live and engage with content, which makes it a convenient platform for brands. Its built-in …

Social Media

5 essential tips to sell anything to anyone, according to a 'Shark Tank' Shark

Most people don't realize how important selling is — unless your paycheck depends on it!<p>Every time I mention selling, I always hear, "It's not for me", "You have to have knack for sales", or ;"I just can't do sales" — but this can't be farther from the truth.<p>Salespeople aren't the only ones selling …

A Hardcore Cardio and Strength Workout For Killer Abs

Combine cardio with core work to reap the flat-belly benefits of both types of sweat sessions in this quick, 20-minute workout. It alternates between jumping rope and standing ab exercise, so you can tone your belly while burning serious calories in just 20 minutes. We use one eight-pound dumbbell …

Workouts

These Rugged, American-Made Bags Were Only Available in Japan. Until Now

The overseas market is full of hidden-gem outdoor companies. Sweden and Japan, for example, cater to their denizens’ adventure needs with bags and …

An All-American Wardrobe, Ready for Summer

Proudly Made Here<p>This is the land that invented the riveted denim jean. This is a land with a rich history in textile manufacturing, with the cotton …

A Steel Bike Designed to Fix New York’s L Train Commuting Nightmare

It’s time to take back your commute.<p>If you’re one of the 250,000 Brooklyn residents directly affected by the 15-month shutdown of New York’s L-train …

Yowza! The 1-Bedroom Shotgun House From Fixer Upper Is For Sale For Nearly $1 Million

The Old Shotgun house from Season 3 of <b>Fixer Upper</b>may be tiny, but it's stylish — and local real estate agents believe it can fetch a lot of money. And we mean <i>a lot</i>. This one-bedroom, one-bath, 1,050-square-foot property just hit the market for a whopping $950,000 — exorbitant by Waco standards. …

Real Estate

Every Healthy Tip You've Ever Needed For a Great Breakfast

Breakfast can be confusing — especially if you grew up eating Cookie Crisp and SunnyD (whoa, nostalgia). What constitutes a healthy, complete breakfast? How can you make your breakfast faster but still nutritious? Should you eat carbs? What about fat? How do you eat healthy on the go? Fortunately, …

Breakfast

Crush Your Gym Sesh in 35 Minutes With This Bodyweight and Elliptical Workout

New to the gym? Just need a new game plan? This combo sweat sesh will guide you through two parts: strength training and an elliptical session. One machine, 35 minutes, and a whole lot of sweat. Here's how it works:<p><b>Part One: Bodyweight Circuit.</b> Four moves, one minute each, repeated three times for …

Workouts

31 Curb Appeal Tips We Learned From Fixer Upper

Perfect Planters<p>Chip and Joanna show off the Ward home after it was fixed up. Simple additions, like attractive planters filled with seasonal …

How To Effectively Grow An Early Stage Business

Every entrepreneur knows starting a business is very hard. However, what many entrepreneurs find is that growing a business is even harder.<p>What I’ve learned from my 20 years working inside startups and in venture capital is that founders typically face a common set of challenges as their early …

Employment

House Envy: This once run-down Craftsman, a block from Piedmont Park, was lovingly restored

Built in 1925, this cottage gained a second floor—and 2,000 square feet of additional living space<p>When Jonathan Rich spotted the run-down …

Dining Rooms

The New Lunatic Hipster Way of Serving Coffee (How Long Before Starbucks Starts Doing It?) | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>How do you define progress?<p>Does the internet represent it? Does the iPhone? Does Starbucks?<p>I have the chain on my mind because of a new coffee trend that is sweeping exalted minds. The minds with …

Adidas Skateboarding Busenitz X Horween Sneakers Look Luxe With Premium Leather

Adidas Skateboarding Busenitz X Horween Sneakers<p>Adidas Skateboarding’s limited edition Busenitz Pro Horween sneakers; $120; available at specialty …