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12 quirky temporary structures made from mostly repurposed materials

Eindhoven has a reputation for being one of the world's most exciting design hubs, and we recently had the chance to experience why - firsthand. In …

Architecture

Why we’re working all wrong

The way we work is not one size fits all. The eight-hour workday, the 9-to-5 time frame, the one-hour lunch, the 15-minute break — these are merely …

The Workplace

This Is the 1 Quality Entrepreneurs Need to Be Successful

If there’s one thing that has enabled Man Crates CEO and founder Jonathan Beekman to be successful as an entrepreneur, it’s <i>hustle</i>.<p>In a recent …

20 successful entrepreneurs share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including a few "Shark Tank" investors and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.<p>Here's what they …

Why beef is the new SUV

<b>Lexington, Texas (CNN) —</b> This is the story of a giant pile of beef.<p>Well, 1.27 pounds (0.58 kilos) of brisket, to be exact.<p>But before I get into the business of explaining where this meat came from, and why eating this stuff has a massive, unexpected effect on climate change, I feel the need to …

Agriculture

Articles about historic mexican home restored and given modern addition on Dwell.com - Dwell

Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto and Charlie Keaton | Images: James...<p>An airy addition on the back of a historic house in Boise is a model of sensitive renovation, seamlessly melding new and old.<p>In Tijuana, Mexico, an architect designs an elegant new residence for his family of four.<p>A family with three …

Architecture

The best entrepreneurs are like brilliant artists in these four ways

According to Gallup, 50% of new business ventures fail within five years, and most successful entrepreneurs have had to get it wrong multiple times before getting it right.<p>What makes it possible for some entrepreneurs to succeed in spite of these odds? There are many factors, but as far as I’m …

Tour an Energy-Efficient Prefab House Built in Just Two Days

We have seen our fair share of gorgeous, smartly designed prefab houses, but this two-story contemporary, designed by Washington, D.C. architect Robert Gurney, is quite something. It pulls of the impressive feat of retaining all the charms of prefab construction—modularity, simplicity—with all of …

Prefab Homes

Introducing the YourStory Changemaker Story Canvas, a free visualisation tool for startup founders and social entrepreneurs

This is the Era of the Entrepreneur, and the startup movement is spreading around the world as never before, with changemakers embracing for-profit, …

Entrepreneurship

We Asked 40 Successful Business Owners for Their Best Piece of Advice

Entrepreneurs are bound to hit a few snags on the road to success, but it's often those very snags that teach them the most about running a business. …

15 images that prove Sun Valley is the most underrated town in America

SUN VALLEY’S A MAGNET: Even when you leave, you always feel the pull to come back — back to the unparalleled outdoor activities, back to the safety …

Articles about 6 ingenious built ins on Dwell.com - Dwell

Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the often "disappointing and...<p>In the face of often pessimistic news screens about leaking oil pipelines, …

Logging

Greenfab’s New Prefab Model Home in Seattle Aims for LEED Platinum

1/14<p>An urban lot in Seattle’s Jackson Place neighborhood was recently infilled with a super green prefab designed by HyBrid Architecture and built by …

Articles about coastal getaway maine inspired camping and frank lloyd wright on Dwell.com - Dwell

When a traditional architectural style meets handmade details, the result is a quietly modern retreat.<p>At this day and age, the name Frank Lloyd Wright is virtually inseparable from the topic of American architecture.<p>One of the most impressive homes in America has surfaced on the market after a …

Architecture

6 Maxims Successful Entrepreneurs Want You To Know

You’ve got about three years in your current gig, and you love it. But you are reminded every now and then that there is greener grass somewhere. You …

Employment

The Best Caribbean Island for Those Who Love Adventure: St. Lucia

Most people head out to the Caribbean in search of endless beaches and turquoise blue waters that offer warm water snorkeling, fishing and sailing opportunities. But if you want all that and a little bit more in the way of adventure, St Lucia is the island for you. The volcanic island is best known …

Is the world running out of space?

In an increasingly crowded world, will we still be able to find respite from one another?<p>Sometimes it’s difficult to fathom that the world could actually become even more crowded than it is today – especially when elbowing through a teeming Delhi market, hustling across a frenetic Tokyo street …

Caribbean Island Deals: St. Kitts, Antigua, and More

Autumn is the smart season for a Caribbean getaway: the weather is mild, the crowds are sparse, and the offers at these stylish hotels are too good …

8 Tech Skills Entrepreneurs Must Have to Succeed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you believe some people are born to be entrepreneurs or not, one thing is for certain. You can never have enough knowledge. Acquiring new skills will make you a stronger and more efficient entrepreneur. This is especially true in …

Small Business

Uncle Sam Wants You to Live and Farm on a National Park

For readers who are staring out the window of a chilly office on a sunny day, dreaming about a life digging into the land, with miles of hiking trails and quiet, pastoral valleys right outside of your front door…the National Park Service may have a job for you.<p>Monday, Cuyahoga National Park in Ohio …