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This Ridiculously Easy Technique Is Scientifically Proven to Help You Remember More | Inc.com

Want to remember more of what you learn? There's a very simple practice that science has shown can be a big help. It's so easy that absolutely anyone can do it. In fact, you've done it yourself, when you were a child, although maybe not since then. It's drawing.<p>"But I can't draw!" you might say. I …

Doodling

Solo Art Exhibiton for Artist Vian Borchert

Acclaimed artist Vian Borchert presents her artwork titled "ABSTRACT & THE FIGURE" Art Exhibition at Framer's Choice Gallery in Kentlands.<p>"Splish …

Art

20 Best Bourbon Whiskeys

Exploring the wide world of bourbon whiskey–not to mention trying the best bourbons–is among the most rewarding hobbies an adult male can pursue. …

Bourbon Whiskey

Real Estate Staging with Style and Affordability: 8 Insider Tips from Hollister and Porter Hovey

No politics. No religion. No baggage: “When getting your home ready to sell, you want your place to have a strong point of view without any …

Real Estate

How I Overcame My Fear Of Writing

The first draft of my memoir is complete! I never thought I’d be able to type those words. It’s been three years since I began working on it, but now …

This Bright and Cheerful Family Home Will Have You Grinning From Ear to Ear

Designing a home that will reflect the whole family's style as well as the surrounding environment while also looking cohesive and well-curated is a …

Home Decorating

Here’s a tool that will absolutely boost your reading speed

There’s been debate for years about the true effectiveness of speed reading. Advocates say yes, you absolutely can boost your reading pace exponentially. Meanwhile, critics argue that surge always comes at the expense of comprehension.<p>No matter which side is correct, the study of increasing reading …

Annie Kevans

Annie Kevans approaches portraiture not as the practice of creating likenesses but as a means of conveying alternate versions of history and ensuring …

This Dream Job Will Pay You to Live on a Remote Tropical Island & Sell Books

Travel<p>By Joe McGauley Published On 08/20/2018<p>@jwmcgauley<p>By Joe McGauley @jwmcgauley Published On 08/20/2018<p>If you've been searching for a chance to …

Employment

How to get ahead: Rise early and apply the two-time-three times mindset

It’s almost five years since I started using some life hacks shared by bestselling writer and gifted teacher Robin Sharma. They’ve changed my life …

Self-improvement

I Spent $200 on a Weighted Blanket, and It's Changed My Entire F*cking Life

<i>Editor's note: The author wrote this while curled up under a weighted blanket.</i><p>My Friday nights are typically saved for drinking wine, catching up on my DVR, and surfing the internet. (Do people still say "surfing the internet?") Late last year, during one of these weekly rabbit-hole sessions, I …

10 web design tools for August 2018

If you’ve ever worked at a large company, you'll have probably encountered a situation where crucial information about how something works has gone …

Neuroscience backs up the Buddhist belief that “the self” isn’t constant, but ever-changing

While you may not remember life as a toddler, you most likely believe that your selfhood then—your essential being—was intrinsically the same as it …

Consciousness

“Painting with Bob Ross” Book Teaches Readers How to Paint Like the Legendary Artist

Late American artist and television host <b>Bob Ross</b> has inspired artists with his can-do approach to painting for nearly 40 years. During the 11-year run of <i>The Joy of Painting</i>, an instructional painting program, the pop culture icon taught viewers of all skill levels how to pick up a paintbrush with …

Video Tutorials

11 people share the books that helped them unlock their potential

Buying Custom Furniture Can Be Easier Than You Think

9 companies making made-to-order more accessible<p>For most people, the idea of custom furniture seems unattainable. For a long time, the only way to get custom furniture was to commission a designer or craftsman to build something just for you (let's not even talk about what that would cost or how …

Furniture

Become Who You Really Are

—She dug deep into her shadow to overcome low self-esteem, learn to love herself and transform her entire life. In this inspiring talk at TEDxIUM, …

Blind Author Shares 10 Tips for Self-Publishing Your Book in the Safest and Most Profitable Way

Many writers fail to realize that it is absolutely FREE to self-publish books on major websites like Amazon. They have never even heard about options …

Facebook Investors Get Trumped, Apple's Get Richer

As Donald Trump rose to power in American politics, Facebook rose along with him. The day he announced his run for president, Facebook’s stock closed …

Painting Photographs - The Plus Paper

<b>Meet the Abstract Artist Adding Colour to Your Memories</b><p>The photograph and the painting are often used in tandem by artists, but rarely is paint …

Inside a Modern Home That Mixes US and Norwegian Design Styles

How an international couple makes a minimalist space their own.<p>It’s easy to understand the recent appeal of minimalism and small-space living. For …

A head recruiter at Amazon says the best résumés are data-based — and there's an easy formula you can follow

Hiring managers look to your résumé to find out all about your previous jobs and experiences.<p>But Celeste Joy Diaz, a recruiting manager at Amazon, said there's a right way to talk about yourself — and quite a few ways to mess it up.<p>For starters, you can't just name drop the company or your job …

12 Dopamine Supplements to Boost Your Mood

Dopamine is a chemical in your brain that plays a role in the regulation of cognition, memory, motivation, mood, attention and learning.<p>It also aids …

Donald Trump’s attacks on the media may have backfired

BASHING America’s legacy media organisations may be Donald Trump’s most consistent hobby. America’s president has repurposed the term “fake news”, …

Donald Trump

The Almost Unbelievable Power of Your Belief Systems

Follow this visualization guide to achieve absolute clarity in your goals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I was horsing around with my dog the other day -- <i>I promise this is an article on entrepreneurship --</i> when something extraordinary happened.<p>We’d been playing …

Ray Bradbury Gives 12 Pieces of Writing Advice to Young Authors (2001)

Like fellow genre icon Stephen King, Ray Bradbury has reached far beyond his established audience by offering writing advice to anyone who puts pen …

The Best Budget Fixes for Your Really Bad Countertop

Nothing screams 'Sad Kitchen' like shoddy old countertops. Okay, a bad floor or rickety old cabinets are probably right up there, but a decades-old, …

Inside a 600-Square-Foot Coastal Maine Home

The homeowners built the entire thing themselves.<p>This 600-square-foot calm, cool, and collected home situated in coastal Maine is impressive enough …

These Are the 7 Best Taupe Paint Colors (According to Trend Reports)

While taupe is not necessarily the paint color you'd naturally gravitate toward, it can look fantastic in a wide range of settings, which is probably …

Sherwin-Williams

8 Trending Statement Lights Everyone Is Obsessed With Right Now

Plus, how to pull them off in your own home.<p>Selecting statement lighting for a space is like naming your child: it’s personal. Often the focal point …