Pedro de Weever

31 Flips | 1 Magazine | 8 Likes | 6 Following | 1 Follower | @PedrodeWeever | Keep up with Pedro de Weever on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Pedro de Weever”

Learnings from the [24]7 Customer Engagement Index | [24]7

How are businesses losing customers? The ability to capture and share images and reactions from angry customers is now more accessible than ever. Any …

Parents of successful kids have these twelve things in common

Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to do awesome things as adults.<p>And while there isn't a set recipe …

Why Insanely Successful People Never Reveal Their Dreams and You Shouldn’t Either

You may think that sharing your dreams is the first step to successfully achieving them. You’ll have more motivation and people will be able to hold …

Motivation

'The 4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss shares the 5 books that have influenced him most

Since writing his 2007 book "The 4-Hour Workweek," Tim Ferriss has built a career around collecting the, as he puts it, "tactics, routines, and habits," of the world's top performers, from Navy SEALs to entrepreneurs.<p>His new book "Tools of Titans" is a collection of those lessons, drawn from more …

The Evolution of the Perfect Studio Apartment Layout, Illustrated

Emily Schildt, co-founder of Thing of Wonder, lives in 400 square feet in Brooklyn. But beyond the challenge of living in a small space, she also has …

Interior Design

Justin Hopkins – American Artist

Eyes on American artist Justin Hopkins.Born in 1986 and raised in a small town named Mukilteo in Washington, Justin Hopkins began drawing at age six. …

Art

17 Best YouTube Channels To Learn Web Development

Are you ready to begin a career in <b>web development</b> but don’t know where to start ?<p>Don’t worry !<p>Because today we are going to share 17 <b>awesome YouTube</b> …

A Reading Guide for Those in Despair About American Politics

Nearly three dozen book recommendations to help make sense of the state of U.S. democracy, from academics, comedians, activists, and more<p>No matter who wins the U.S. presidential election on November 8, America’s got some grappling to do. This race has been full of sexism, racism, anti-Semitism, …

Read: a list of 33 books to help you understand America

Happy Halloween weekend! Before you break out the candy, costumes, and scary movies, you might appreciate some reading material. Here is the best writing about books and related subjects on the web for the week of October 24, 2016.<p>The New York Times has a reasonable if somewhat arbitrarily chosen …

Want to Maximize Your Brain Power? Follow This 8-Step Method

Eight steps to slow down, think hard, and get the most from your mind.<p>How much are you getting out of your brain?<p>We live in a world of distraction, but science says we do our best work when we're focusing on one thing at a time. And although the idea that we only use 10% of our brains has been …

エクスグラマーの口コミまとめ【体験者が語る本音と効果は?】

Behind the scenes: How to write a business book

<i>By Mark Schaefer</i><p>I just completed a year-long process to bring you a new book. It’s called <i>The Content Code</i> and when it arrives in a few weeks, it will …

7 important sources of book reviews for indie authors

4 Lessons for Authors on the Current State of Publishing

Digital Book World main stage / photo by Porter AndersonLast week I was at Digital Book World, reporting on industry discussions of current marketing …

Marketing

Ten ‘lost’ books you should read now

As the revival of lost works takes the publishing world by storm, Lucy Scholes delves into the archive to uncover the best hidden literary gems.

Books

10 essentials for proofreading your own work

As writers, we all know the importance of proofreading.<p>Without it, your text looks sloppy and unfinished and can lead the reader to stop reading. …

The Truth About Memoirs — Six Ways To Write A Memoir

Continuing my series of posts on The Truth About Memoirs, I want to talk about ways in which you can tell your stories. <b><br>1. Interior Monologue</b><b></b><br>• We …

Creative Writing

21 Harsh But Eye-Opening Writing Tips From Great Authors

A lot of people think they can write or paint or draw or sing or make movies or what-have-you, but having an artistic temperament doth not make one …

Eco-friendly tiny house offers reclaimed style and drawbridge deck

It’s a special one<p>Today in rad brand extensions, Canadian green living blog Greenmoxie has unveiled their 340-square-foot, off-grid tiny house on wheels that is now available for purchase. Originally intended as an one-off project for readers to book on Airbnb, the now commercialized model …

Millennials could be millionaires, but they need to start investing now

Pity the poor millennials.<p>The 83 million or so members of this generation – a quarter of America’s population, the largest age cohort – have every facet of their lives studied by those who want to analyze their behavior, mostly in order to better sell them goods and services. The financial services …

Retirement

Hillary Clinton is proposing a policy to tackle deep poverty

On Tuesday, Hillary Clinton unveiled what is arguably among the most important policies she’s announced during her entire presidential campaign. It is an ambitious but politically attainable plan that will lift huge numbers of families with children out of poverty. It is targeted exclusively at the …

The wrong immigration debate

The conversation — or argument — we’ve been having on immigration has been remarkably skewed. It’s been all about the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants, otherwise known as the “undocumented.” Actually, what counts far more are the estimated 31 million immigrants who are here legally and the …

Immigration

The 10 Sexiest Books That Are Also Really Well Written

It’s lit<p>Most sex writing is notoriously terrible. For the most part, the reason we blush when reading a sex scene is not because we’re getting all hot and bothered, but rather because we’re embarrassed—for the author, for ourselves, for, like, <i>literature</i>.<p>And yet, when sex writing is good, there is …

Mt. Tam photo may be 1 of the most stunning Calif. landscape shots ever

See other classic scenes of the Golden State's natural beauty by the photographer<p>The views from atop Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County have long inspired photographers to make the climb to the summit. But few of their photos can compare to a night shot taken three weeks ago by Italian photographer …

Why “Company Culture” Is a Misleading Term

Kenneth Andersson for HBR<p>A great deal of ink has been spent over the past thirty years or so on the idea of corporate or organizational culture. Back in the 1980’s, I picked up a now-famous book, Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman’s <i>In Search of Excellence</i>, that praised the unique management …