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Just Starting Out? Avoid These 5 Startup Mistakes. You're Welcome

Take this advice from a seasoned entrepreneur. It can save you time, money, and stress down the road.<p><i>David S. Rose is an entrepreneur, investor, and mentor, and the author of</i> The Startup Checklist: 25 Steps to a Scalable, High-Growth Business. <i>He's been present at the birth of businesses for</i> …

Yes, you can live below your means, without suffering

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Spending less than you earn is one sure path to financial security. But that doesn’t have to …

Blue Planet II shows our throwaway culture is a global problem

I wrote last week about Black Friday, the culmination of an unholy week of consumerism, and the fact that relentless advertising campaigns tended to …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

Interview: Designer Dedicates Her Career to Discovering the Hidden Impact of Consumer Goods on the Environment

Did you know that most average Americans live as though they have 4.8 planets? This is what Dutch industrial designer Babette Porcelijn discovered when she largely left behind a thriving business working with commercial clients to focus on the hidden impacts of design.<p>After 11 years working with …

Big data can shape equitable, resilient cities

Technology can help urban planners cope with population booms, but only as part of a larger plan for managing growth.

Five Tips For Conscious Investing In 2018

At age 20, I launched my first company from my college dorm room. Since then, I’ve built and invested in companies as diverse as renewable water, sustainable agriculture and financial access. In all of these ventures, I’ve been motivated by the same strong purpose: to put my capital to work …

6 TV shows you don’t want to miss this Christmas

'Tis the season to be jolly, sip champagne, and settle down in front of the television for some exciting new dramas.<p>So as Christmas edges ever closer, here's what will keep you entertained during the festive period...<p>Little Women - BBC1<p>Louisa May Alcott's classic novel has ben adapted into a …

5 Strategies to Make Yourself Work When You're Just Not in the Mood

Fighting procrastination teaches us to fully engage in our work, get more creative with it, and, ultimately, get more done.<p>Procrastination affects …

The emotional benefits of small talk outweigh your fear of being awkward

At an early age, you’re taught not to talk to strangers. Originally meant to protect us from childhood harm, this rule follows most of us into adulthood.<p>We keep to ourselves in public places. We avert our eyes on public transport. We stand frozen in the corners of cocktail parties and extended …