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4 Habits of People Who Are Always Learning New Skills

Working in online learning, I’ve found that every year around this time there’s a burst of sign-ups from workers seeking new skills. Perhaps it’s a matter of New Year’s resolutions, or a reaction to seeing their friends and colleagues make big career changes each January.<p>Unfortunately, the initial …

8 Steps for the Perfect Product Launch

Heighten your visibility, avoid costly mistakes and build buzz with these strategies.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You've created the killer product that will change the world. Now you need people to buy it. Top entrepreneurs and members of The Oracles share their …

Here's the Trick to Writing Blog Posts People Genuinely Want to Read

Visuals are very important.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With a title like that, I suppose this article better be a homerun.<p>The average marketer spends between 60 and 90 minutes crafting a 500-word blog post. That's a lot of time spent on just one shorter-than-average …

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exist in the world today? From simple blogs to complex businesses, the Internet spans the gamut, dispensing and gathering information. Keep your answer in your head because, at the very end of this article, I’ll tell the closest estimate …

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22 Cleaning Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's an essential for grandma's amazing chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda also has the power to freshen and clean seemingly countless spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

How the Best Restaurants in the World Balance Innovation and Consistency

The restaurant industry is notorious for being competitive, risky, and low-margin. This is no less true for the world’s most acclaimed high-end restaurants. Despite being able to charge hundreds of dollars for a meal and being fully booked months in advance, top restaurants often still have a hard …

Hospitality

8 Ways to Read (a Lot) More Books This Year

How much do you read?<p>For most of my adult life I read maybe five books a year — if I was lucky. I’d read a couple on vacation and I’d always have a few slow burners hanging around the bedside table for months.<p>And then last year I surprised myself by reading 50 books. This year I’m on pace for 100. …

18 Classic Stir-Fries Everyone Should Learn How to Make

Learning how to make classic stir-fries means you don't have to resort to takeout every time a craving strikes. You might be surprised by how easy beef and broccoli, chicken lo mein, shrimp pad Thai, and more restaurant favorites are to cook at home. Ditch the delivery fee and stay in with these 18 …

How This Couple Went From Making $76,000 To $1 Million A Year

In the spring of 2012, Shane and Jocelyn Sams, now 38 and 36 respectively, were Kentucky schoolteachers each making $38,000 a year. Shane was a high school social studies teacher and football coach, and Jocelyn was an elementary school librarian. They were also young parents.<p>“As my little boy got …

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Articles about how buy shipping container on Dwell.com - Dwell

You've decided to join the shipping container revolution.<p>I wish I could see this cool new pop-up shop in person, but alas, it's in Manhattan and only until October 31. It's the first...<p>Would you like to benefit from the best construction or construction firm equipment sales through online? Then you …

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The Emperor’s Pancake

4 to 6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons raisins<p>1 tablespoon dark rum<p>2 large eggs, separated<p>1 cup whole milk, divided<p>1/2 cup all-purpose flour<p>1/4 cup sour cream or crème fraîche<p>Pinch of kosher salt<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>1 teaspoon freshly grated lemon zest<p>1/2 teaspoon freshly grated orange …

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Articles about modern home joins storied site pacific ocean on Dwell.com - Dwell

A new home at Sea Ranch, a half-century-old enclave of rugged modernist houses on the Northern California coast, captures the...<p>The Dwell home tours in Los Angeles are an annual highlight and due to popular request, we've brought them to New York for the...<p>Coasting up to Dwell on Design in LA, we …

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11 Things You Never Thought to Do With Christmas Cookie Cutters

Step into a world of crafting and treat-making beyond the sugar cookie.<p>Step into a world of crafting and treat-making beyond the sugar cookie.

The Art of Putting Together Great, Stress-Free Tablescapes

One of my favorite things about entertaining is dressing the table. I have so much fun accessorizing my dining area, and I encourage you to as well. Here are a few tricks I use.<p>Getting Started<p>Before I even start to think about tablescapes, I conceptualize the menu. After all, what will be served …

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8 Secrets to Steal from Pro Party Planners

No, we're not about to tell you invest in a chocolate fountain (or even another candle, for that matter).<p>Every job has its occupational hazards — some are just a little more glamorous than others. For party planners, constant exposure to inspiring and stylish gatherings must raise the stakes a …

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The killer feature of Tesla's Powerwall is the price

If you're not closely following the world of renewable energy, Tesla's big announcement Thursday might have been a bit of a letdown.<p>In the simplest …

Tesla Unveils the Powerwall, a Wall-Sized Battery for Your Home

A company created to build battery-operated cars is now expanding into battery-operated homes and, if Tesla chief Elon Musk wins his battle to electrify the carbon-based world, battery-operated everything. Starting later this year, a new Tesla company called Tesla Energy will market a 10-kWh, $3500 …

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I Heart My City: Anne’s Aix-en-Provence

<b>Anne Elder</b> “fell in love with France somewhere between <i>Madeline</i> and <i>Moulin Rouge</i>.” After studying abroad in Paris, the life-long Francophile migrated south and found a home in <b>Aix–en–Provence, France</b>. When she’s not helping students learn English as a teaching assistant, Anne spends her time keeping …

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