Nitisha Popat

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10 Best podcasts every entrepreneur must listen today

Share9<p>Tweet<p>Share3<p>+11<p>Shares 13<p>As a busy entrepreneur, your time is limited and valuable, so you need to be selective in how you spend it. Podcasts are …

House in Goa / Ankit Prabhudessai

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Elegantly placed on a bush hammered granite is a slightly tilted yellow white Frangipani tree which …

4 Things Successful People Don't Do | Inc.com

More than 40 percent of Americans look at people who are self-disciplined enough to entirely avoid indulging in bad habits as exemplary citizens. This makes sense: Good habits lead to successful results--which is why you hear so much talk about habits in the entrepreneurial world.<p>As an …

IKEA’s billionaire creator turns 90 today — here’s how he built the world’s largest furniture store

Kamprad started IKEA more than 70 years ago, and today the beloved brand is the world's largest furniture maker. Though he no longer actively manages the company — one of his sons serves as chairman — he remains a senior adviser.<p>With an estimated net worth of $39.3 billion, Kamprad ranks as the …

The Late Movies: 10 Great Documentaries You Can Watch Right Now (on Netflix)

If you haven't discovered Netflix and its instant streaming feature yet, it's pretty magical. I watch so many more movies now because of it -- and …

Threefold Architects transforms workshop and shop to create combined gallery and home

Threefold Architects has combined a Victorian workshop and an old shop unit in east London to create a home and gallery for an art curator (+ …

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The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

Everything old is new again.<p>There's no shortage of online tutorials about painting furniture. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and more. But I have found issues with a lot of these tutorials — the paint chips, the finishes aren't smooth, the paint …

Home Improvement

If You're So Smart, Why Aren't You Happy?

What you can do to bring happiness into your life<p>That is a neat title for a piece, isn't it?<p>I wish I could claim credit for it, but it is actually the title of a new book that will hit the shelves next month.<p>Raj Raghunathan, a professor of business at the University of Texas at Austin, has a …

Floyd's New Furniture for Urban Living

Last year, Detroit design company Floyd introduced its clever, clamp-on Floyd Leg, which made it possible to create a table out of any flat surface: which took some of the hassle out of relocating. Now, the Floyd Leg’s creators—Kyle Hoff and Alex O’Dell—are branching into more apartment essentials. …

25 Versatile Home Offices That Double as Gorgeous Guest Rooms

With space becoming an absolute premium in modern homes, the decision to combine the guestroom with the home office is indeed a smart one. Whether …

Articles about mid century manhattan loft on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you're running a company out of your home, you'd better hope you've got the space to keep everything in its place.<p>Among the vintage interior design trends, the mid-century modern designs of the 1950s are holding fast.<p>Bernhardt Design revives Charles Pollock’s long-dormant career with the …

Jaaga builds and supports collaborative communities of creatives, entrepreneurs and enterprises working towards a better future aligned to the sustainable development goals.

Collaborative<p>Our coworking community shares skills because that's a better way to build ventures.<p>​<p>What skills will you bring in?<p>Our space is open, …

Sustainable Development Goals

Casa Cavia, Buenos Aires

by Caroline Kinneberg<p>Lupe García—the creative director of recently opened Casa Cavia in Buenos Aires—is following in her parents' footsteps. Her father opened La Panaderia de Pablo restaurant, while her mother founded Ampersand—a publishing house rooted in language, history and academic …

Furlenco raises $6M to be the Uber for furniture in India

Taxi apps like Uber and Ola have got us used to the convenience and affordability of shared cars. It no longer feels imperative to own one. Why …

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