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This illustrated guide tells you what to do when you see Islamophobia and it's great

The burkini ban in some French coastal towns continues to stoke controversy well beyond the country's borders.<p>Many people regard the bans, now …

Logo Design Psychology

Learn more about Logo Design Psychology and Colour Theory to improve the effectiveness of your Graphic Design projects in Communicating with …

Logo Design

A Stanford professor says eliminating 2 phrases from your vocabulary can make you more successful

The way you speak not only affects how others perceive you; it also has the potential to shape your behavior.<p>Swapping one word for another could make all the difference in how you approach your goals.<p>That's according to Bernard Roth, a professor of engineering at Stanford and the academic director …

Problem-solving

Generation meds: the US children who grow up on prescription drugs

Millions of US children are on medication for behavioural problems and depression – but what are the long-term effects? Photographer Baptiste Lignel followed six boys and girls to find out. Introduction by Sarah Boseley<p>In America, medication is becoming almost as much a staple of childhood as …

Medicine

Love Triggers Your Brain’s Weed Receptor

Bonding with other humans really does give a natural high.<p>What happens when “love hormones” and “bliss molecules” collide? A whole lot of happy akin …

These 5 Moves Will Make You Look Flat-Bellied from Every Angle

Exercise 1 Straight Arm Plank<p>Begin on your hands and knees with your hands directly under your shoulders and knees directly under your hips. Brace your torso by contracting as if someone were going to punch you in the tummy. Step back so that your legs are straight and your feet are together so …

Recipe: Oatmeal Nutella Mug Cake

In a 12-ounce (or larger) mug, whisk together the milk, olive oil, and sugar. Whisk in the flour until smooth, then whisk in the oats, pecans, baking …

Dessert

The Big List of Small Space Organizing Ideas & Inspirations

Living in a small space comes with its ups and downs. One thing is for sure: learning to do it right and keep it organized is an art. But once you …

Small Spaces

Rethink the Table: 22 Bedside Alternatives

The often neglected bedside space has a ton of personality potential. And we’re not talking about your grandma’s doily-covered nightstand. (Although we do love a good doily when we see one.) We want some bedroom innovation that goes beyond stands and tables, so we’re shaking up the bedside game …

Furniture

Typhoon Neoguri causes widespread destruction across Japan: In pictures - Telegraph

Weather

25 Ways to Wake up and Feel Positive for the Day

Do you ever wake up and you remember all the stuff you have to do, and you just want to hide under the covers and not come out? That feeling is all …

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Dealing With Excuses

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book is “Choose Yourself!”</i><p>I didn’t have any money so couldn’t start a business. And even if I started one, I didn’t have an office, or clients, and I was too shy to cold-call clients. I …

10 Ways to Become the Most Productive Person Around

Speaker and Maximum Performance Strategist. CEO of Matt Mayberry Enterprises<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever come across someone who just seemed to get so much done and was by far the most productive person you knew? Why can't you be that person?<p>Here are 10 …

Time Management

20 Habits That Will Make You Highly Successful

<i>The most successful people in the world</i> are the most motivated – correct?<p>Not entirely.<p><i>It isn’t motivation that creates success, but habit and action</i>. …

HomeMade Modern EP8 $5 Bucket Stool

The $5 bucket stool epitomizes exactly what we are trying to do at HMM. The stool is durable, simple to make and aesthetically pleasing. It looks …

11 Powerful Quotes to Inspire Your Team to Embrace Change | Inc.com

<i>"When you're finished changing, you're finished."</i><p>Ben Franklin may not have been an entrepreneur by trade, but his words echo today more than ever before. This is the fastest-changing communications and technology landscape we've ever been in. Twenty years ago, you probably didn't have an email …

Motivation

8 tips for creating the perfect pitch deck (from someone who's raised $75M)

Creating a pitch deck is hard, especially when you’ve never done it before. If you’re a first-time entrepreneur like I was when we raised our series $15 million first round for Bigcommerce back in 2011, then you’re probably excited, nervous, and anxious about raising your first round of …

16 Differences Between Successful and Unsuccessful People

A few weeks ago, Dave Kerpen of Likeable Local received a postcard about successful vs unsuccessful people from a fellow entrepreneur Andy Bailey, …

Are You a Boss or a Leader? | Inc.com

Being the boss does not necessarily mean you are leading. Here is a list of 10 characteristics that will help you determine if you are having a positive impact on your employees.<p>1. A boss knows it all; a leader is always learning.<p>2. A boss gives answers; a leader seeks solutions.<p>3. A boss talks …

Leadership

How to Build a Culture That Embraces Feedback | Inc.com

Many years ago, when I was a new manager, I received a shocking review. It wasn't positive. My team told me (via my boss) that I was a micromanager.<p>I walked away disappointed. If I had known about this problem, I could have fixed it. Instead, I (and my team) lost months of time that we could have …

Leadership

Beauty and Melancholy in Eamonn O’Neill’s Short Film ‘Left’ - The Fox Is Black

Last week RCA graduate and Studio AKA director Eamonn O’Neill released his graduate film <i>Left</i> online. For those of you who have seen his previous …

Expressive Photos Reveal a Rare, Alternative View of Iran

An image of Iran that many people around the world are familiar with is the view of Iran as a troubled nation plagued by an oppressive government, ultra-conservative ideologies, brutal executions, public demonstrations, rumors of nuclear weaponry, and women who are forced to wear head coverings …

Pets

Women's Health

The 30-Day Bikini Body Meal Plan<p>Eat healthy, slim down, and prep for a tropical beach getaway with 30 days of delicious and healthy weight loss meal plans<p>Shutterstock.com<p>Even if you have little time to cook, a buzzing social life, or a weakness for ice cream, this weight loss meal plan can help you …

AVOCADO SANDWICH WITH GREEN HARISSA

AVOCADO SANDWICH WITH GREEN HARISSA // Makes 2<p>Green Harissa recipe adapted from Ashley Rodriguez for Food + Wine<p>Hugh isn't huge into mint, so while …

Black Simon and Garfunkel's 'Royals' May Be the Best Cover Version Yet

Paul and Art would be proud.<p><b>Black Simon & Garfunkel,</b> the spoof-folk duo comprised of the Roots' Questlove and Kirk Douglas, made another appearance on <i>The Tonight Show</i> last night. In the past, they've covered such pop gems as Katy Perry's "Roar" and Ke$ha and Pitbull's "Timber." This time around, …

The Tonight Show

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Bob Marley: The Stories Behind 17 Rare and Unseen Images

Photographer Dennis Morris shares his memories of a close working relationship with the global superstar<p>British photographer Dennis Morris was a high …

Smoky Vegetarian Beet Reubens

With this sandwich, chef Todd Ginsberg proves that vegetarian versions of classic meat dishes can sometimes be just as delicious. Here, in place of …

Food

Hanging Planter (made with plastic fishbowls!)

I don't know exactly what it is, but there's something about hanging planters that can be so special (and a bit magical). Maybe it's because you …

How to Create a Table Top Succulent Garden

eHow Home Blog<p>Are you a gardener and itching like crazy to get outside and plant something, but you can’t because old man winter is still knocking at …