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3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Time Management

The 10 Coolest Tiny Studios We’ve Ever Seen

Small apartment living is getting better and better, and we’ve got a roundup of 10 tiny studios to back up our claim. They’re all under 350 square …

Here's How I Reduced Robocalls by About 95 Percent

D<p>Have you been getting a lot of robocalls lately? Yeah, join the club.<p>You know what I mean. These are unsolicited calls made to your cell phone. They come in waves - sometimes ten or eleven in a row, particularly if you don't pick them up. Sometimes they identify themselves as "robocaller" but not …

Top 101 Motivational Quotes

Timeless inspirational quotes to supercharge enthusiasm and motivation.<p>Here are 101 quotes to help motivate you to take on new challenges, overcome roadblocks, and live the life you want to live:<p>"Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, …

Which Myers-Briggs Type Is The Best Leader? Only 1.8 Percent Of People Test As This Type

In this life, we're all just trying to get to know ourselves a little better. Self exploration is sought after through trips abroad and career …

8 major cities running out of water

Despite rejoicing at recent rainfall, Cape Town is the first major city in the modern era to face the threat of running completely out of drinking water.<p>The drought-hit South African city is expecting ‘Day Zero’ – when taps will be switched off in homes and residents will have to go to collection …

House FMB / Fuchs Wacker Architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> How a highly productive collaboration among a trio of creative stuttgart-based architects and the client …

Architecture

You Can Buy Houses With Bitcoin Now — Here's How Much it Would Take

Despite warnings of a bubble and massively fluctuating values, bitcoin continues to fascinate investors and new industries. And now the housing …

The 10 Commandments of Furniture Placement

Here at Apartment Therapy, we've been banging on about furniture placement for years, and it seems we've got a lot to say on the topic. Between all …

Living Rooms

Renovated 1960s A-frame cabin proves that clever design triumphs over square footage

This 1960s A-frame cabin went through a massive rehabilitation that took it from a rundown shack into a beautiful home tailored to the needs of its …

Bedrooms

The 10 Commandments of Business

Imagine "Thou shalt not steal" and "Thou shalt honor thy father and thy mother" and the rest of it -- on your wall at work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In religion, the Ten Commandments are a set of biblical laws relating to ethics and worship which play a key role …

Tiny desert cube house has everything you need for $275K

Take in the stunning landscape from the expansive roof deck<p>Not quite a tiny house but still impressively small, this 529-square-foot cube in Arizona contains everything so efficiently within its walls. Clad in weathered corrugated steel to reflect the rugged desert landscape surrounding it, the …

Spatial Oddities: 7 Residential Experimentations in Clustered Living

Throughout much of the 20th century, residential architecture witnessed the excessive subdivision of rooms flourish. Now somewhat passé, modern homes are more frequently marked by cascading and borderless rooms with seamless transitions between the kitchen and other living areas. Previous functions …

10 Ideas For the Minimalist Bathroom of Your Dreams

Possibly one of the most important rooms in your home—a sleek and simple bathroom can easily be aesthetically pleasing without sacrificing functionality.<p>Whether you choose to install a statement bathtub, re-tile the space, or a perfect mirror, the following tips can help keep you on track for …

Interior Design

Why Innovators Should Study the Rise and Fall of the Venetian Empire

Most organizations would be happy to last for centuries, as the Venetian Republic did. From 697 to 1797 AD, Venice’s technological acumen, geographic position, and unconventionality were interlocking advantages that allowed the Most Serene Republic to flourish. But when change comes suddenly, it …

5 Success lessons from Do Won Chang - "Self-made Billionaire" for entrepreneurs

Share11<p>Tweet<p>Share13<p>+11<p>Shares 25<p>Do Won Chang is the famous face behind Forever 21, who much earlier immigrated to the United States from South Korea, …

Entrepreneurship

Cohousing Communities Are Built for Connection

Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock.com<p>New take on sustainable housing offers a way for people to live and thrive.<p>On a warm summer evening, some two dozen …

19 Ingenious Design Books to Inspire You in 2017

• Author: Margaret Rhodes. Margaret Rhodes Design<br>• Date of Publication: 01.01.17. 01.01.17<br>• Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>The best design books have …

New wood technology may offer hope for struggling timber

RIDDLE, Ore. (AP) — John Redfield watches with pride as his son moves a laser-guided precision saw the size of a semi-truck wheel into place over a …

Engineering

ImmunoGen: Why This Neglected $1 Biotech Stock Is A Strong Buy Now

As most investors know, timing is everything and right now it is time to buy beaten down stocks that have become bargains due to tax loss …

Biotechnology

You Only Need 3 Months To Become A Brand New You (With This Self-Improvement Approach)

You’re sitting in your living room watching a new Tony Robbins motivational documentary about changing yourself. By the end, you’re so excited about …

19 of the most beautiful public spaces in the world, according to urban designers

The change transformed the town, according to Esther Kurland, the director of Urban Design London, a nonprofit that connects urban designers and planners in the city.<p>"This was one of the first 'traffic calming' shared space schemes in the country," Kurland tells Business Insider. "And I was …

How One Couple Used Amazon Exclusive To Build A High-End Kitchenware Business

When Ben and Camille Arneberg decided to start their ecommerce business, the married couple set a big goal: Breaking $1 million in revenue.<p>The high-energy pair pulled it off at Willow and Everett, an upscale housewares store they run on their own website and Amazon. They hit the mark in April, one …

eCommerce

10 Home Trends You Should Definitely Get Rid of in 2017

In the new year, these once-stylish decor themes will be oh-so-outdated.<p>Update your interior design by cleansing your home of these stale decor items and themes.

Home Decorating

7 prefab homes that impressed us in 2016

Another prefabulous year behind us!<p>The idea that prefab homes can provide an efficient alternative to traditional construction is no longer news. Besides digging deep into all kinds of prefab dreams percolating throughout the last century, Curbed also been sharing plenty of prefab options currently …

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

<i>”Somebody once told me the definition of hell: On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

Motivation

This Home Separates Your Work And Life For You

The Zen Houses delineate home and office by putting them in separate, but nearly identical, buildings.<p>There’s a reason why it’s nice to go to an office–it creates an important physical separation of your work life and home life. But for freelancers who work from home, that kind of distance isn’t …

10 Success lessons from Brian Chesky – “Airbnb Founder and Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share43<p>+11<p>Shares 81<p>Growing up, Brian Chesky never envisioned himself as an entrepreneur. Instead, the Airbnb co-founder came up with the …

Startups

Kansas University students build net-zero home with LEED Platinum and Passive House certification

Most school projects don’t move past campus grounds, but that’s not the case for the works of Kansas University’s (KU) Studio 804. Every year, …