Paul Connelly

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These 5 Habits Literally Add Years to Your Life, According to a New Harvard Study

Harvard researchers studied the lives of 123,219 men and women over 3 decades, to learn exactly how much extra time good habits can add to your life.<p>They say there's no fountain of youth. But a comprehensive new Harvard University study is the latest report to break down exactly how much extra time …

Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates

You're reading Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

How you talk to your child changes their brain

Most parents know that talking to their child helps them develop. But a new study has revealed that it’s <i>how</i> you talk to your child that really …

Weekly Inspiration for Designers #159 – Muzli -Design Inspiration

via Muzli design inspiration<p>The best design inspiration — expertly curated for you.<p>Now on you can follow <b>“</b><b>Muzli Design Inspiration</b><b>”</b> on Instagram. Head …

The Professional, Dynamic Font Library

The Professional, Dynamic Font Library <b>Just $29</b><p><b>Deal Expired</b> $29<p>Quality Fonts From Some of the World’s Greatest Type Foundries. 99% Off For a …

How Can You Really Tell Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Ask This 1 Simple Question

The answer is an eye-opener.<p>Have you ever thought about the essence of true leadership? How exactly do you define it?<p>Better yet, how do you simply become a good leader in your office or business -- enough so that your employees, peers, and customers will respect you?<p>The answer comes down to a …

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Cancer

Editorial Design and Illustration for Public-sector Publications

Marçal Prats shared a beautiful post showcasing the editorial design and illustration work done for very important publications. These public-sector …

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

Self-improvement

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

• Their focus shifts from <i>why</i> they’re writing music to <i>what</i> their music has brought them. Consequently, they are either satisfied with their results and no longer have the drive to write more. Or, they desire to make more music but the fire (their “why”) is gone, and thus, they can’t create the same …

Success

A doctor was asked to test an iPhone gadget and ended up diagnosing his own cancer

Earlier this year a vascular surgeon diagnosed his own cancer while testing out a new ultrasound gadget for his smartphone.<p>Dr. John Martin, who is not an oncologist, was tapped to test out the Butterfly iQ, a tiny ultrasound device designed to replace several bulkier, more expensive machines. When …

Medical Technology

Google’s Secret Formula for Management? Doing the Basics Well

Google has opened its trove of management processes to one and all, for free. It might not feel that surprising — after all, Google has created plenty of free tools for the world to use, from internet search to email. Management tools may not seem that different. And it also follows Google’s many …

Management

Digital Is Changing Everything: Except The Need For Strong Leadership

It’s impossible to exaggerate how profoundly the digital revolution already has impacted our lives, from banking, dating, dining, home-buying, shopping and traveling to the way we communicate, perform our work, get news, practice medicine, fight wars and design, manufacture and distribute things. …

Innovation

The secret origin story of the iPhone

An exclusive excerpt from The One Device<p><i>This month marks 10 years since Apple launched the first iPhone, a device that would fundamentally transform how we interact with technology, culture, and each other. Ahead of that anniversary,</i> Motherboard <i>editor Brian Merchant embarked on an investigation to</i> …

What is the Design Process?

<b>We want to see your design process.</b><br>— Said every interviewer, their voices echoing into the abyss.<p>A d<i>esign process</i> defines every designer’s journey to …

What Living In A Dumpster Taught This Startup Founder About Designing Tiny Homes

Wilson, who was known as Professor Dumpster at the time, was an environmental sciences professor at Huston-Tillotson University in Austin who …

UC Berkeley

How we’re using Component Based Design

Component Based Design is often talked about in context of large, complex projects. In this post we’re making the case that it can also be very …

Micro Apartment With Sliding Furniture And An Open Design

When downsizing became popular a while back in Hong Kong, the houses and apartments started getting smaller and smaller. Soon after that, a micro …

Philographics Presents a Visual Dictionary of Philosophy: 95 Philosophical Concepts as Graphic Designs

We so often hear pictures described as worth a thousand words apiece, but the Philographics project seems to have found a way to increase that value …

Dumb-Ass Stuff We Need To Stop Saying To Dads

Recently I got chatting with a nice lady in the queue at the supermarket.<p>(Because when the highlight of your Friday evening is browsing a frozen food aisle, you'll talk to <i>everyone</i>.)<p>As I loaded a giant bag of nappies onto the checkout conveyor, Nice Lady smiled at me.<p>"Kids?" she asked with a …

Renovation balances light and dark interior design elements in Australia

Airy and substantial<p>This lovely home in Melbourne, Australia underwent a recent renovation in order to make room for a baby on the way. Helmed by Northbourne Architecture and Design, the redesign involved making better use of existing space rather than adding an extension. What stands out about the …

10 Research-Proven Tricks That Make You Seem Smarter Than You Are

It’s great to be smart, but intelligence is a hard thing to pin down. In many cases, how smart people <i>think</i> you are is just as important as how smart …

7 memory skills that will make you smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues. ... If you're good at …

The Brain

SF photographer's Milky Way magic atop Mt. Tam goes wild on Reddit

A San Francisco photographer has a lot of people talking about his work after Reddit users continually voted up one of his images posted in the Earth Porn category.<p>Jake Schwartz, 32, took an otherworldly photo from atop Mount Tamalpais on Aug. 2, capturing a magical Milky Way scene—glowing clouds …

San Francisco

How brushing your teeth could help prevent a heart attack

Brushing teeth thoroughly to remove plaque could help prevent heart attacks and strokes by reducing inflammation in the body to levels close to what can be achieved by statins, a new study suggests.<p>Scientists in the US conducted a trial to see if a special toothpaste, which highlighted plaque on …

How to Transition Your Home to Fall, According to Nate Berkus

Firstly, let us preface this by saying that Nate Berkus doesn’t follow trends—he starts them. Case in point: the subsequent boho-chic boom after the …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.com.</i><p>Want to clear the air in your home or workplace? Get some greens, says research presented today at the …

The Top Architecture Résumé/CV Designs

A few months ago we put out a call for the best architecture résumé/CV designs. Between ArchDaily and ArchDaily Brasil we received over 450 CVs from …