Dennis Laskoo

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The 10 Coolest Tiny Studios We’ve Ever Seen

Small apartment living is getting better and better, and we’ve got a roundup of 10 tiny studios to back up our claim. They’re all under 350 square …

Interior Design

Robert Kirkman's 15-year journey with 'Invincible' is over. Here's his story.

<b>Proceed with caution,</b> <i>Invincible</i> <b>fans. Light spoilers ahead in the last section of this story for the comic's final issue. Read the issue first if you</b> …

Rick Steves: Europe’s convents offer tranquility — and treats

Once, while traveling in the 1970s, the youth hostel where I had planned to stay was full, and the staff directed me to a nearby convent instead. As I walked there, I wondered if I was signing myself up for draconian curfews, spartan accommodations and Mass at dawn.<p>Without funds for much else, I …

European Travel

Small Bites And Toothpicks Appetizers For Game Day

recipe<p>"These pizza wontons were very tasty. My family loved them and I had fun making them."<p>-SharonChen<p>recipe<p>"I made these for a tailgate and they …

Be the Excel master you've always wanted to be with this bundle

Not all computer wizards build code. There are some who crunch tons of data using spreadsheets. In virtually every industry, understanding data is …

Laibox Cam is a modular action camera that has a lot of potential

Action cameras have kind of grown stale, in my opinion. It’s the same thing every year, with a slightly better sensor. The HERO 5 Black was the last camera that actually came out with something new in the industry. With the launch of GoPro’s HERO 5 Black, the company introduced waterproofing …

This Is Not a Drill—You Can Fly Round-Trip to Italy for Less Than $450

Run, don't walk to your computer. American Airlines is offering seriously cheap round-trip flights from New York City to Milan, Italy, with its …

4 Toxic Habits That the Most Productive Leaders Never Do

The easiest way to be more productive is by cutting the dead weight holding you down.<p>Being productive sometimes isn't about what you're doing, but more so about what you're not doing. Whether it's becoming a better leader, growing your business or growing personally, being more productive is in …

Time Management

How to Get Excited About Topics That Bore You

I used to be <i>the</i> prototypical young mathphobe: I flunked or barely passed any math course I was forced to orbit. For me, graduating from high school was thrilling in that I would never have to touch a math or science book again. Math not only didn’t make sense but was also worthless and painfully …

Mathematics

One Pan Chili Lime Chicken & Rice

One Pan Chili Lime Chicken and Rice is made in one pan with minimal ingredients but is packed with amazing flavor! Your entire family will love this …

This Simple Truth About Life Is the Secret to Success (and Maximum Productivity)

The true secret to productivity is simple, yet profound.<p>Everyone wants to know the secret way to be productive. Ambitious individuals in particular spend time looking for every possible competitive advantage, often only to find out that the secrets to productivity are simpler than they …

Time Management

Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

Books

Personal-Productivity Efforts Are Doomed To Fail

In 1889, Bethlehem Steel brought engineer Frederick Taylor on board in an attempt to streamline its vast operation.<p>Taylor had recently invented a theory of "time management" in which the same principles used to optimize machines was applied to people. Taylor stalked the floors of the Bethlehem …

7 Science-Backed Habits to Keep You Motivated Every Single Day

How to be your own best cheerleader at all times.<p>Coffee might be your saving grace to get through the workday, but caffeine on its own won't cut it in the long-run.<p>To stay passionate and excited about work, you're going to need to harness your inner motivation. It's stronger than a shot of …

Motivation

The One Mind Shift that Will Get Rid of Procrastination Forever

You only need to commit to one thing to end procrastination forever.<p>There are so many tips and tricks out there to increase productivity and decrease procrastination.<p>Take short breaks, make lists...<p>Remove distractions, prioritize...<p>Drink less coffee, drink more coffee...<p>You've heard them all …

Procrastination

Woman uses 13,000 pennies to create a floor, and it's possibly the coolest DIY project we've ever seen

Well, here’s something that might make you think twice about bypassing that lone penny on the sidewalk. An exceptionally inventive individual by the …

Concrete and Wood Slab Table

First of all, this is my first instructable, so take it easy on this old hillbilly. This instructable will outline how I made two similar concrete …

Sence Mindfulness And Productivity Wearable Hits Kickstarter (video)

If you would like more insight into your body’s well-being and ongoing daily health, you might be interested in a new wearable device called the …

Stay organised and productive with the only planner you'll ever need

It can be hard to keep track of your days, especially without the right tools to keep you on track. Pagico 8 Task Manager can make sure you never …

10 Awesome Woodworking Projects for Every Skill Level

From novice to advanced, these woodworking projects will challenge and delight.<p>Woodworking is an amazing hobby—as well as vocation, that can last a lifetime. These 10 woodworking projects are straight from our editors, and are accessible to woodworkers of all skill levels. Most projects include …

How I Decreased My Weekly Office Hours From 40-plus to Less Than 8

Can a CEO work eight hours a week? Yes, and here's one who did it.<p>Guest Writer<p>Certified Financial Planner, Author and Blogger<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You sit down at your desk ready to destroy your workday. You brew a pot of coffee, break out your calendar and …

Productivity

7 Characteristics of A Highly Productive Mindset

You’re busy. You have so many things to get done for your work and your life. You spend all day “doing” things and running around. Then suddenly it’s …

This Guy Basically Turned His Mirror Into a Giant iPhone

A man has created a smart mirror that lets him use his full-length mirror like a gigantic Apple iPhone.<p>On Wednesday, a YouTube user shared his latest …

5 Instagrammers to Follow If You're Bullet Journal Curious

Have you heard of bullet journaling? The latest trend in list making, it really just requires a notebook, a pen, and maybe a ruler if you're a …

7 productivity hacks I stole from successful entrepreneurs

<i>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit” — Aristotle</i><p>Come to think of it my man Aristotle pretty much nailed it …

Soon you’ll be able to read F. Scott Fitzgerald’s unpublished short stories

Happy Saturday, and welcome back to the weekly Vox book link roundup. We took last week off for the holiday, so this week we’re giving you a longer list than usual. Herewith is the best the internet has to offer on books and related topics for the week of September 4, 2016.<p>In celebration of Banned …

Books

Carnival of design

This year the London Design Festival is huge, with scores of designers showcasing their works all over the capital. We preview three of the best<p>Now in its 14th year, the London Design Festival is going to be bigger than ever before. More than 400 events, exhibitions and large-scale installations …

How To Hack Your Brain To Destroy Procrastination, According To Harvard Research

<b>How to beat the "Tomorrow Syndrome" that almost everyone faces.</b><p>People procrastinate for many reasons, but the result is always the same: they rush to get the task done at the last minute or miss the deadline. Even though it feels frustrating to procrastinate, people still continue this bad habit. …

3 Simple “Forcing Functions” That Will 3–5X Your Productivity

<i>This column is by Dan Martell, Founder and CEO, Clarity</i><p>I’m often asked how — in a 2 year period — we were able to:<p>have 2 kids<br>• build two houses and …

Productivity

14 super-busy startup founders share their single best productivity tip

Imagine if you could get twice as much work done by 5 p.m. every day.<p>For most people, improving productivity means more business growth, better health, less stress … and better odds of reaching those big, scary goals.<p>In this post, busy CEOs and founders of 14 fast-growing companies shared how they …