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Want to Keep Your Career on Track? Avoid These 7 Common Leadership Blind Spots

It's time to shed light on the leader's most common blind spots. We have enough to worry about with what we can see, let alone what we can't.<p>There are plenty of traps for leaders in today's workplace, whether it's unspoken rules that lead to a toxic culture, or behaviors that make Millennials want …

Leadership

14 strategies to accelerate your personal growth by 1,000%

First, personal evolution is a choice.<p>It’s not genetic.<p>It’s an overall approach to life.<p>It’s a mindful understanding of how the internal and external …

Self-improvement

Sushi 101: Learn how to eat raw fish like a pro

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sushi is a quintessential culinary experience for visitors to Japan , right up there with ramen and udon.<p>The most traditional way to enjoy sushi is with an <i>omakase</i> set menu, in which the chef chooses the bites of the day.<p>But for some travelers, attempting a set menu can be intimidating …

Japan

Ichijoji House

Kyoto Prefecture, Japan<p>A deliberate balance between modernity and tradition creates this unique and textured retreat in the suburbs of Kyoto.<p>Osaka based design studio, atelier Luke, collaborated closely with craftspeople in Kyoto, Osaka and Nagano to apply traditional finishes and techniques to the …

Architecture

Want to Be a Great Leader? A Navy SEAL Commander Says You Must Adopt This 1 Key Habit

Every great leader fails sometimes. Here's the best practice to follow when you fall short, according to one of the country's most-respected military leaders.<p>If there's one thing Admiral William McRaven knows a lot about, it's failure.<p>Not that he is a failure himself, of course. McRaven is the …

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do

It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams.<p>It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way.<p>There is so much competition -- thousands or millions of people competing to do exactly what you want to do.<p>How do …

How to Finally Start Living on Your Own Terms

Start by cutting out the caffeine.<p>1. Stop consuming caffeine.<p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is they don't. Actually, we've become so dependent on caffeine that we use it to simply get back to our status-quo. When we're off it, we underperform and become …

Lucid Air all-electric prototype has been spotted around San Francisco as the company showcases its stunning interior

After unveiling its first vehicle last year, Lucid Motors is now taking a prototype of its all-electric ‘Air’ luxury sedan on the road for promotion.<p>The vehicle has been spotted around San Francisco and in other locations in California recently.<p>The Lucid Air is a luxury sedan that the startup …

Scum’s Wish Offers a Mature Take on Sex and Sexuality

“You can have everything but my feelings.”<p>About five minutes into Scum’s Wish I knew I needed to watch all available episodes. It’s gorgeous, and its …

10 Graphic Design Software Alternatives to Photoshop

There are more reasons than ever for you to gain some graphic design skills in 2017.<p>Many postings for jobs in fields like marketing, publishing, …

Graphic Design

Reminder: Learn to Code 2017 Bundle, Pay What You Want

Just a quick reminder for our readers that we still have a great deal on the Pay What You Want Learn to Code 2017 Bundle in our deals store.<p>The best …

Programming

Escaping Japan’s super-cities for the ‘so-called wilderness’

Every country should have its Shangri-la. Perhaps this is Japan’s. The highland Eden of Kamikochi – 3,000 feet above sea level and tucked into the …

10 Ways to Become a Better Landscape Photographer in the Next Year

As each new year approaches, people usually start thinking about what they can do better or improve in the new year. As a professional landscape …

Japanese Cat Water Cake Is Taking Over Twitter In Japan

Ever heard of a water cake? It’s a clear and jiggly Japanese dessert that looks exactly like a huge drop of water. This water mochi was first served …

Alphaville: Paris at Night - Photographs and text by Rémy Soubanère | LensCulture

In this series, nothing is staged—but the sun never comes up.<p>The series came to me from a strange undercurrent in the air in Paris: there is a pervasive feeling that everything here is controlled, watched and somehow less alive. Sometimes it feels like reality progressed far beyond the future …

Today's takeover is by 20-year-old photographer Yik Keat Lee (@leeyikkeat), who lives in #Singapore and is currently serving in the military. He travels every two to three months, capturing the world around him. This photo was taken in Hong Kong. // #HongKong #symmetry #architecturephotography #architecture #artphotography #contemporaryphotography

Blue Bottle Coffee Opens Its Fifth Schemata Architects-Designed Café in Tokyo

Blue Bottle makes its way to Nakameguro.<p>Bay Area-based Blue Bottle Coffee <i>just</i> linked up with Schemata Architects to open a new café in Roppongi …

10 Things You Didn't Know About Ramen

There's much more to that bowl than meets the eye.<p>Twenty years ago, many Americans only knew ramen as those hard blocks of instant noodles they used …

Prefab home in Japan makes surprising use of windows

A lot of geometries here<p>This cool, minimalist prefab home in Kyoto, Japan makes surprising use of windows. Designed by EXH and Anoffice, it features an exterior made from same materials as the other houses in the neighborhood, but to stand out from the crowd, it is finished in a darker hue and …

Top 20+ Japan Street Photography Shots That Capture The Rarely Seen Side Of The Land Of The Rising Sun

Few places in the world are as alluring as Japan when it comes to street photography. The neon alleyways of Tokyo, Osaka, and other major cities …

Japan

4 reasons why gamers should own a console instead of a PC

There’s seemingly a clear divide between PC and console gamers.<p>Whether it’s because of the superior horsepower or simply a loyalty to the PC master …

This Guy Lost His Phone And Then Became Best Friends With The Guy Who Found It In Indonesia

This is the best.<p>The train had completed its last journey in Japan on Dec. 5, and was then shipped to Indonesia to be used there. While Rochmat was preparing the train, he discovered a phone on the floor.<p>The men got in contact online to arrange the phone's return, but miscommunication and high …

10 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn Online Without Going Broke

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

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Quick Guide for Using Filters for Landscape Photography

Sure, post-processing tools are more powerful today than ever before. And though there are plenty of filter presets in programs like Lightroom and …

Landscape Photography

These are the best Android mobile games

These are the best Android mobile games<p>If there’s one war that’s been going on forever in the smartphone world, it’s the one between the options for …

Mobile Gaming

The 20 College Majors With The Highest Starting Salaries

Choosing a major is a complex decision, often a tug-of-war between personal interests and financial prospects. Recently there has been a heightened focus on colleges’ financial return on investment. Parents sometimes put pressure on their kids to choose majors that lead to lucrative careers, and …

College & University

From gate crashers to fashion statements, an Obama state-dinner retrospective

As the White House staff polishes the silver for the last state dinner of the Obama administration, it’s worth taking a look back at how the first couple — the youngest to occupy the White House since JFK and Jackie — has shaped the institution of the state dinner.<p>In most ways, they left the …

The White House