Kate VanHorn

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Urban dream: nature and concrete meet in this Canadian home

Urban dream: nature and concrete meet in this Canadian home<p>Architecture / /<p>Information<p>For more information visit the architect's website<p>Don't let the verdant surroundings of Angela Tsementzis’ Concrete House fool you; this home, perched on a slope within the quiet and leafy location of Toronto’s …

Five things Science says will make you Happier

Did you know that happiness has its own holiday? Four years ago, the General Assembly of the United Nations proclaimed March 20 to be the …

5 Languages That Will Earn You The Most Money

Deciding to learn a new language is one thing.<p>Deciding which of the most useful languages to learn is another. This is the question we’re going to …

This Clever Bunk Bed Is Also a Sofa

How's that for handy?<p>If you're constantly hosting houseguests, you probably have a few pieces that pull double duty — like a pull-out couch or a room divider. But Resource Furniture's Palazzo wall bed system takes that concept to the next level.<p>Its bunk beds convert into a sofa — or the sofa …

7 Surprisingly Simple Keys to Happiness and Success

You're reading 7 Surprisingly Simple Keys to Happiness and Success, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

Motivation

Do Christians And Muslims Worship The Same God?

Larycia Hawkins, a professor at Wheaton College in Illinois, decided to wear a headscarf during the Advent season as a gesture of solidarity with Muslims. In doing so, Hawkins quoted Pope Francis, saying that Christians and Muslims "worship the same God."<p>But some evangelical Christians disagree — …

Faith

The success habit I wish I knew 18 years ago

<i>How the top 2% think. Literally.</i><p>Most people live in a reactive state. They work on stuff until someone distracts them. Then they react to what the …

The 11 biggest questions we have after seeing 'Star Wars'

The day has finally come! "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is finally out in theaters.<p>Fans who headed out on premiere night to see the film are undoubtedly left with more questions than answers about Rey, Kylo Ren, and Luke Skywalker.<p>These are the biggest questions we have after seeing "The Force …

What It's Like To Date When You Can't Have Sex

After how many dates do you bring up the medical condition that prevents you from having vaginal intercourse?<p>I was supposed to be at the restaurant in 30 minutes. I opened our text conversation and, for the fifth time in a half hour, typed then deleted my excuse for canceling on him. I scolded …

Relationships

22 Insightful Statistics About What to Expect from Generation Z in the Workplace

According to the recent Get Ready For Generation Z Study by staffing company Robert Half and Enactus, a student-focused nonprofit that encourages entrepreneurship, Generation Z will make up 20% of the total workforce by 2020. The statistics below are from the study which surveyed 770 individuals …

The future of average: why millennials and Gen Z are striving for the unique

A generation is emerging that is uncomfortable with the conspicuous consumption of the past; a generation for whom 'more' doesn't necessarily mean …

Celine Cooper: The rise of Generation Z

Canada found itself in reflection mode last week as we marked 20 years since the 1995 referendum on Quebec independence. I’d like to reframe the …

Canada

Generation Z

Generation Z, the people currently ages 13 to 20, will soon run our world. And while, of course, there's great variation among Gen Z'ers, you may …

Demographics

The Millennials Are So 2015 – It’s Time for Generation Z!

A recent study published on Universum found that an impressive 55% of future Generation Z (born between 1996 and 2000) say they are interested in …

Generation Z

The Generation Z effect

There's a sea change happening at universities across Canada.<p>For more than a decade, institutions of higher learning have been populated by the millennials (otherwise known as Generation Y) – those plentiful sons and daughters of the baby boomers. But as the millennials graduate and head off into …

What We Learned From the Third GOP Debate

BOULDER, Colo. — CNBC hosted the third Republican debate here on Wednesday amid new polling that shows the GOP race more volatile than ever before. Here is what he learned:<p><b>1. Ben Carson and Marco Rubio were ready for their close-ups</b><p>Retired surgeon Ben Carson and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, the …

Republicans

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Archaeology

Scientists may have discovered an alien megastructure in space

There is something strange going on in the space between the Cygnus and Lyra constellations. The Kepler Space Telescope has been recording light data …