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50 Shelving Ideas For Every Space, Decor And Style

Shelves, whatever their type or design may be, are universally practical and user-friendly, as demonstrated by their versatility. There is absolutely …

Storage Ideas

This $550 Mechanical GMT Is One Hell of a Bargain

Though the brand is mostly just remembered by hardcore enthusiasts today, Glycine has long been a builder of tool watches since it was founded in …

Watches

How to get rid of stinky household odors

Nobody likes to talk about household odors, but it’s really important to deal with them. Animal, food and musty smells can settle into your rooms and, like an unwanted houseguest, refuse to leave. To make matters worse, many people choose to tackle unwanted scents with air fresheners that only mask …

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)

When it comes mops, I have a hate-hate relationship. Either I struggle to wield the heft of rope mops or find myself searching in vain for matching …

San Francisco

19 Hidden Amazon Shopping Tricks You Should Be Using—Even if You're Not a Prime Member

All the ways to be an Amazon power user.<p>Amazon is huge. So huge, in fact, that approximately 64% of American households had a Prime membership in …

eCommerce

Where's the 'edge' in edge computing? Why it matters, and how we use it

Just as cloud computing seemed to be settling down into a standardized set of platforms, the drive for service differentiation results in new use …

Trade secrets: Three driving hacks to give you an instant edge off the tee

Pssst…the secret is out. These tweaks give you an instant driving edge. Pass it on…<p>Change the Face Angle on Your Adjustable Driver:<p><b>INSTANTLY REEL IN</b> …

Golf

Think You Can’t Afford a Tailored Suit? Think Again!

<b>For those among us with a love of elegant lines and perfectly cut suits,</b> being on a tight budget often means scrolling through Pinterest and …

Troubleshooting Problems With Common Household Appliances

When a household appliance such as the refrigerator, microwave, or washing machine is broken, what is your first instinct? If you're like most …

The Incredible Ways John Deere Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Transform Farming

Pesticides are currently an essential ingredient of big agriculture in order to ensure we can continue to feed the ever-growing global population of our planet.<p>However, pesticides also carry inherent risks, such as the damage they can do to the environment and local ecosystems, and the hazards that …

Farming

Pitching an Investor? This Is Exactly How Many Slides You Should Have in Your Pitch Deck

A killer investor presentation only needs to convey these key things.<p>When I sit down with new startup founders, most ask me about one thing: raising money.<p>This is smart of them, because, as I've stated previously, fundraising needs to be one of the core competencies of any young company. Yet for …

How does GoFundMe actually work?

Whether big or small, deeply personal or communal, when tragedy strikes, people turn to GoFundMe. The crowdfunding platform allows individuals to …

Why You Should Consider A Diving Watch

These days, you’re much more likely to find a diving watch in the boardroom than you are near the Great Barrier Reef. Because dive watches are seldom …

9 Alexa tips for music lovers

If you love music and your Alexa speaker, here are nine things you should know.<p>Simple as it may be, streaming music is one of Alexa's key features, largely because it does it so well. Alexa removes a lot of the friction that used to exist when trying to play music throughout your home. You no …

Smart Homes

Pros and Cons of Getting a Le Creuset vs. Staub Dutch Oven

Shopping for an enameled Dutch oven isn't all that different from shopping for a car. No, really! Think about it — they're shiny, bright, and …

Kitchens

Live’s not dead: 21 great live albums from the 21st century

In May 1968, Johnny Cash released <i>Live At Folsom Prison</i>, a recording of a raucous, emotionally charged performance before a group of grateful inmates …

Want a more consistent short game? Simplify your setup

At some point when receiving short game advice, you’ve probably been told to play the ball back in your stance and lean the shaft forward. You can see that setup in the photo above. It's the most popular short game fix you'll hear, but teacher Claude Harmon III says this approach poses problems for …

The Best Bikinis To Snap Up Before Summer

It may technically be Spring, but the weather in the UK clearly hasn't gotten the memo. We're still fighting the cold and unseasonal snow, but what …

Self-heating jacket uses machine learning to keep its owner comfy

We've seen a number of smart home thermostats over the past few years that learn just how toasty you like your living room, but these won't do much …

Why Your LinkedIn Profile Could Be Killing Your Professional Chances of Success

Whether you like it or not, your LinkedIn profile has become a regular part of potential clients (or employers) looking you up on online. Here's how to make sure it shines.<p>You may have set your LinkedIn profile up years ago and then promptly forgotten about it.<p>If so, you're putting your personal …

Five trends for HR in 2018

Employment models are under strain like never before. There’s an increasing disconnect between employees and the traditional company hierarchy, …

Employee Engagement

How to Convert a Tub to a Shower

Converting your tub to a shower is a practical and stylish upgrade to any bathroom. This conversion will help to make your bathroom look and feel …

41 Insanely Innovative Products On Amazon Trending With Millennials

There’s nothing millennials love more than some instant gratification — think: full seasons of television shows always available, the answer to …

Dustin Johnson’s legendary drive, Rickie Fowler’s Hawaiian shirt, and the makings of an unofficial PGA Tour WAGs swimsuit calendar

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we had our own Dustin Johnson moment last week. Just not one of which to be proud. While venturing to the basement for some toilet paper, I slipped and fell down the stairs. But unlike DJ last year, I made it into work the next day. Of course, also …

Golf

The 10 best golf instruction stories of 2017

We publish a lot of golf instruction content with the hopes that you'll find something—a thought, a drill, a tip—that resonates with your game and helps you improve. Since it's the very end of the year, we decided to go through all of the instruction pieces we published in 2017 to find the 10 …

12 Simple Phrases That Are Guaranteed to Make People Like You More | Inc.com

The late, great American poet Maya Angelou once said, "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."<p>The truth is, your word choice creates a brief impression that can lead to a lasting impression, long after the particulars …

Charisma

5 Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Someone: Backed By Research

Here are the things you can tell just by looking at someone<p>As for personality, you can generally trust your gut when guessing extraversion, …

Timex’s First Hand-Winding Timepiece in Decades Is One of the Best Budget Watches of the Year

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> After quickly selling out in its initial run, the Timex Marlin has now been restocked at the brand’s website.<p>During the 1960s, Timex …

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Your Streaming Devices

With the emergence of streaming devices, getting your favorite content from the internet to your TV is getting easier every day. Although Roku, …

Smart TV

HBR's 10 Must Reads on Strategic Marketing (with featured article "Marketing Myopia," by Theodore Levitt)

Publication Date: <b>April 02, 2013</b><p>Stop pushing products--and start cultivating relationships with the right customers. If you read nothing else on marketing that delivers competitive advantage, read these 10 articles. We've combed through hundreds of articles in the Harvard Business Review archive and …