Emily Hudson

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What I’m Reading: William Holman of Guerilla Furniture Design

<i>Will Holman is a one-man design studio. Trained as an architect, the multi-disciplinarian took it upon himself to approach buildings from all angles.</i> …

Building a Great Pocket Survival Kit - Planning

Build a great one o' these.<p>We've had a ton of fun looking at the various survival & EDC kits that have come in over the past month, and wanted to …

42 Practical Ways To Improve Yourself

<b>Read a book every day.</b> Books are concentrated sources of wisdom. The more books you read, the more wisdom you expose yourself to. What are some books …

Self-improvement

10 awesome Google features you should be using

Google is so ubiquitous it's easy to overlook some of the search giant's coolest tools.<p>It has many tricks and products that you don't need to spend money on. Some of these will make your life easier and others will just blow your mind.<p>Let's take a look at 10 of them.<p><b>Google Flight Search.</b><p>Need to …

10 Strategies Quick Learners Use To Pick Up Anything

We need to get good at it, since the tools we use to do our jobs are changing every year.<p>In a recent Quora thread, users answered the question: What learning strategies do people who are "quick learners" follow? We've outlined some of the best ideas for for optimizing the learning process, along …

Eric Ries

When You're Bored, Do These 15 Productive Things

There are a lot of productive things to do when bored. On Quora, user Visakan Veerasamy proposes the use of elimination. I took that theory one step …

Productivity

12 Habits of Calm and Happy People

Do you ever notice how some people always seem to have it together? They're calm and happy with both feet firmly planted on the ground, even amidst turmoil. Like a mountain that stands tall and strong, they weather the many storms that come their way. They seek out blessings and uncover them like …

How to Save $1,000 by the End of the Year

There's nothing like the feeling of starting off a new year with a clean slate and hopeful outlook. Unfortunately, for many, October kicks off a string of major holidays that will ultimately lead them toward a wall of debt in 2015.<p>The best way to ensure you kick off January debt-free is to be …

Infographic: How To Influence Anyone Over The Phone

<b>Management consulting firm</b> The Gap Partnership has put together an elaborate infographic dishing out tips on how to influence people over the</b> …

5 Ways to Do Nothing and Become More Productive

I got an email at 5 in the morning that made me angry. It pressed every button. It accused. It threatened. It cc-ed people. It attempted to make me …