Sasha Rossberg

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How to Build Under-Cabinet Drawers & Increase Kitchen Storage

Get more kitchen storage in one weekend<p>To gain storage space, you usually have to give up space somewhere else. Not in this case. Hidden under almost …

Woodworking

4 Great Multitools You Should Carry in Your Car

The smart driver is always prepared.<p>Car guys need a reliable multi-tool like waiters need a corkscrew within easy reach. Helpful in almost any unexpected situation, from wrenching on the fly to cracking something cold open at the end of a long day of driving, having a multi-tool cannot be …

Custom LeatherCraft 75-Pocket Tool Backpack

A tool bag for your favorite tool mule. Custom LeatherCraft has overhauled this traditional backpack into the handyman's ultimate companion. The …

10 home renovations that will pay you back

When it's time to remodel, many homeowners want to choose the projects that offer the greatest potential to recoup their financial outlay. It's …

8 Smart Ways to Boost Your Home Value

A modern kitchen and open floor plan can turn your family home into a hot property.<p>When Alec and Jennifer Harmes spent $264,900 for their first home …

Home Improvement

Avoid Contractor Run Away

For those considering home renovations and improvements, there are so many possibilities to consider. A proper home improvement project can enhance …

Home Improvement

How to Fix Prefab Architecture? Make It More Like Product Design

Connect Homes’ cofounder argues for a new approach to modular home building.<p>I’m an architect, and for many reasons—quality, availability, efficiency, …

Prefab Homes

A Sustainable Lifestyle and the Changing Nature of Work

Environmental advocates often focus on individual behavior and say we need to develop lifestyles that consume less and do not damage ecosystems. On a worldwide basis with billions of people aspiring to higher levels of material consumption, individual reductions in consumption in the developed …

Sustainability

How to get guaranteed retirement income for life

<i>I know that immediate annuities can provide lifetime retirement income, but I would like to understand more about how they work and how to choose one. Can you help? --K.T.</i><p>Given how the market's been misbehaving lately, it makes perfect sense that immediate annuities' lifetime payments would hold …

Retirement

All Couples Fight. Here's How Successful Couples Do It Differently.

All couples argue, but it's the <i>way</i> they argue that determines if their relationship will go the distance.<p>"Instead of attacking the other person’s character, happy couples color inside the lines and express their own feelings," psychotherapist Vikki Stark, director of the Sedona Counselling Center …

Long Haul

How Different Kinds of Caffeine Affect Your Productivity: a Semi-Scientific Study

Because speeding through your work is all that matters.<p>Earlier this week at Marie Claire Industries™, we investigated why your hair looks fire right before a haircut like it's trying to spite you. Now, we bring you more important, scientifically sound research on the subject of caffeine and how its …

Coffee

7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job

Many people dream of leaving their nine-to-five jobs to start their own businesses. Many successful entrepreneurs had to keep their day jobs until …

Small Business

BlueVine Raises $40 Million To Help Small Businesses With Cash Flow

Another big bet on fintech, Palo-Alto based BlueVine has raised $40 million to provide credit lines for small businesses. The round is led by Menlo Ventures, with participation from Rakuten, Lightspeed and 83North.<p>While there are countless startups involved in small business lending, BlueVine does …

Small Business
Small Business

Target Joins Growing List of Food Companies Committing To Cage-Free Eggs

Target announced this morning that it will offer 100% cage-free eggs by 2025, making it the latest in a slew of food companies that have made the …

McDonald's

What Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Is Working On Next

Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo took to his Twitter account this morning to reveal more details around what he is working on next. Costolo, who …

Social Media

Startup Insider: The Company That Is Revolutionizing the Advertising Industry With Image Recognition

Startup Insider is a series of articles with the goal of helping aspiring founders and entrepreneurs understand the ins and outs of starting a startup. You can sign up to stay up to date with this series here.<p>With the rise of social media websites like Instagram and Pinterest, images have become a …

Startups

Obama orchestrated a massive transfer of wealth to the 1 percent

When people use the term Great Recession, they are playing into the charade laid out by Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department.<p>The years 2008 …

Economics
Water

How To Really Drive Organizational Change

Much has been written about organizational change, how to compel people to change and how to lead change, with the majority of it focusing on finding the right motivation or creating a compelling vision that somehow creates a “shock and awe” effect to suddenly have people “see the light.”<p>I want to …

Leadership

How To Achieve Peak Productivity Levels, Even While Procrastinating

Whether you’re a motivated and self-disciplined person or someone who procrastinates endlessly and gets sidetracked, few people can just power straight through the day and be productive the entire time. The pull to procrastinate and put off doing difficult tasks doesn’t necessarily mean you’re …

Time Management

The 5 Most Misinterpreted Charts in Sales

Sales is all about hitting the number, but sometimes, those numbers can be a little misleading.<p>As a sales leader, you have to be able to understand …

Oil price woes deepen as Iran vows to add 500,000 barrels a day

Global oil prices will remain under pressure this week after Iran said it was ready to add half a million barrels a day to crude exports just hours after international sanctions were lifted this weekend.<p>Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, hailed a “glorious victory” as his country relished …

Oil

Netflix to block workarounds that increase content

Netflix users would have access to just 143 TV shows and 438 movies, representing 12.36% and 9.54% respectively of the content available in the …

From the Macroscope: Home Improvement Stores End 2015 With a Whimper

Parking lots outside of major retail chains can be an indicator of a business’ profits. Orbital Insight analyzes millions of satellite images to …

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How to Make Pour-Over Coffee

A step-by-step video<p>Not too heavy and not too light, the pour-over produces a cup of coffee that in Starbucks partner Chris Smith’s words, “is just …

Coffee