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IQs Are Falling All Over The World — Could This Be Why?

With all of the improvements in education and technology, we must be getting smarter as a society, right? As it turns out, we might actually be …

Wellness

An Old Belgian Fortress Breathes New Life as a Charming B&B

With barracks dating back to 1785, this former fort has been carefully renovated and extended to now house a family, as well as their small business.<p>When a client acquired Fortress Hazegras in Belgium, many of the enclosed structures were at the brink of crumbling. Yet thanks to the strategic …

Architecture

The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

legendarywallstreetbanker

Here's How That Person With the Perfect Life Is Different From the Rest of Us

Doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity.<p>Successful people are the ones you should want to emulate. They understand that doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity. Want ideas on how to live a better life? Here are nearly two dozen daily habits practiced by …

Massage Therapy

6 Apps That Can Help You Drink More Water

I suck at drinking water. It wasn't until I went to the hospital for migraines when I was younger that my family realized I have a habit of just not …

Apps

Wildcoast Residence by FGR Architects

Facebook TwitterGoogle+LinkedInPinterest 69Shares<p>Architects: FGR Architects<br>Project: Wildcoast Residence<br>Lead Architects: Feras Raffoul, Williams …

Architecture

Spain’s 7 Must-Visit Moorish Sites

The Moors arrived in Spain from North Africa and ruled parts of the Iberian Peninsula from 711 AD until the fall of Granada in 1492. Over 700 years …

European Travel

The Top 14 Gorgeous Towns and Cities to Visit in France

Who hasn’t heard the famous Audrey Hepburn quote, “Paris is always a good idea”? Well, let’s go a bit further with this and say France, as a whole, …

France

The 7 Best Presentation Software Tools For Entrepreneurs

Having great ideas, knowing the facts you want to convey and presenting a pitch deck so successfully that you get funded can be very different things. Regardless of the stage of your company, a lot of your success is riding on a few slides.<p>This is something I was reminded when I covered the pitch …

Infographics

17 Serena Williams Quotes That Will Inspire You to Remarkable Success | Inc.com

Today, Serena Williams is set to play what may very well be the match of her life when she plays the final at the 2018 Wimbledon Championships. Whatever the outcome of today's match, Serena is at the pinnacle of the sport of tennis, and it's going to be quite difficult for anyone to jump over the …

Serena Williams

The Most Overlooked Secret to Great Writing

What no one tells you about creating work that readers love“Nothing great in the world was accomplished without passion.” -Georg Wilhelm Friedrich …

Motivation

Top 5 Homes of the Week With Lush Outdoor Spaces

These outdoor spaces from the Dwell community are perfect for warm summer nights. Take a peek at the tranquil, plant-filled backyards, gardens, and courtyards that caught our editor's eye this week.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through our Add a Home feature. Add</i> …

Architecture

Prefab Homes

Alchemy Architects founder Geoffrey Warner weighs in on modular home design.<p>Though prefab residential design/construction is more often applied to …

Prefab Homes

The 9 Best Rome Tours to Book in 2018

There’s no place quite like Rome. The cosmopolitan city is a refreshing mix of ancient history, culture, fantastic food and wine and a lively …

Italy

Tesla Solar Roof: Elon Musk Shares Incredible Stats From California

Amanda Tobler has seen strong usage from her roof.<p>The sun is shining in California, and Tesla’s initial batch of solar roof installations are soaking …

Tesla

Trim the Fat: 6 Ways to Simplify Your Writing

Writing is hard. Anyone who tells you otherwise is lying to you.<p>It’s also one of the most underappreciated professions out there. There are always …

Creative Writing

Cozy Family Home Floats Above A Fish Pond

The thought of swimming with the fishes is a rather grim one but not if you’re living in this particular house. The OF House is located in Joaquim …

Living Rooms

8 of the highest-rated travel experiences in the world, according to TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor recently revealed the best family vacation experiences with their first-ever Travelers' Choice Awards. The booking site compared millions of customer reviews to find fan-favorite hotels, beaches, landmarks and more.<p>Here are the top eight reviewer-chosen experiences in the world.<p>1. …

Italy

What Happened When I Ate Clean for 2 Weeks

Eating clean has always been something I dabbled with. My friends would say I’m pretty healthy, and I like to live by the 80/20 rule when it comes to …

Ice Cream

Apple is reportedly upgrading most of its Mac lineup this fall, including the Mac mini

Along with bigger Apple Watches, bezel-less iPads, and the long-awaited launch of AirPower<p>Apple supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of TF International Securities has published his research note of predictions for Apple’s fall lineup — and it’s a doozy, via <i>9to5Mac</i>.<p>It has been 1,364 days since Apple …

Mobile Technology

One of the Best Places to Eat in Tokyo Is at 7-Eleven

Several years ago I was preparing for a study-abroad trip to Japan when one of the program directors told the group of assembled students that we …

7-Eleven

The Best Beaches in America, According to Dr. Beach

What makes a beach the best in America? The softness of the sand, the size of the waves, the proximity to the closest Tiki bar? Thankfully, you don’t …

Beaches

Learn A New Language Easier Than Ever Before with This Powerful App

Mondly is a feature-packed language app that's having one hell of a discount sale.<p>Thanks to modern inventions like the internet and planes that are …

Language Learning

When Hiring Executives, Top Recruiters Look For These Important Traits

When recruiting at the executive level, the stakes are high. After all, executive positions are leadership roles by default and it is important to get it right. But what are the most important traits to look for in a high-level leader?<p>We asked members of the Forbes Human Resources Council for the …

Leadership

Ask these 7 questions in a job interview to land the perfect candidate

How many quarters would you need to stack to reach the height of the Empire State Building? How many ping-pong balls fit in a school bus? How do you …

Career Development

How to Be Successful and Live the Life You Want

Don't mistake what you do for a living with your life.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What if I told you that it’s possible and within your reach to be successful and live the life you want and that it only requires a few simple steps? Well...simple, but not …

Self-improvement

Top 10 books about self-reinvention

Who among us hasn’t dreamed at times of revolution, of abandoning our routines and starting fresh, shaking our lives like dice in a cup? Even for one whose situation is perfectly satisfactory, imagining a total disruption can beguile. It’s the ultimate rebellion against mortality, for potential is …

Books

This prototype chainless bike suggests the future of cycling could be ceramic

Previous Next<p>1 of 9<p>The future of cycling may just have been revealed at Eurobike, an annual cycling trade show that is taking place right now in …

Commuting

The 4 Secrets of Truly Great Leadership

You don't need to be born a great leader to become a great leader. Here are the secrets of leadership success.<p>Leaders today are faced with a business environment that is complex, dynamic, and fast-changing. To keep their organizations on an even keel, every manager has two key roles to fulfill, no …

Leadership

7-Eleven Is Giving Out Free Slurpees Wednesday—and There's More Free Food For Days to Follow

If you’ve been craving free junk food, you’re going to love the next week.<p>7-Eleven stores will give customers a free small Slurpee on Wednesday, …

Food