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11 Common Mistakes to Avoid in a Small Space

Designers share their wisdom for decorating rooms on the petite side<p>As urban and eco-conscious living becomes more prevalent, many homeowners are decorating small spaces: compact apartments and homes rather than sprawling, multi-room mansions. We're of the mind that good decor doesn't discriminate …

How To Thrive (Not Just Survive) in a Small Apartment

When we first visited illustrator Lisa Vanin's Toronto studio apartment a couple of years ago, I was so impressed by how she made 390 square feet so …

Small Spaces

Small Kitchen Survival Secrets from Stylish NYC Homes

New York is one of <i>the</i> capitals of living well in small homes, so it's no surprise you can get lots of kitchen storage ideas from the tiny apartments …

Storage Ideas

How to Beat Anxiety, According to Science

So you don't totally freak.<p><b>By Olivia Remes, University of Cambridge</b><p>Do you have anxiety? Have you tried just about everything to get over it, but it …

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked TNW Conference that muchFIND OUT WHY<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons …

Self-improvement

Making Learning Meaningful and Lasting

To better understand why this happens, I recently spoke to Mark A. McDaniel, co-author of <i>Make it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning</i> and …

Pedagogy

What are the 'most innovative' schools doing to earn their titles?

U.S. News & World Report has expanded its ranking system once again, giving extra attention in the 2016 listings to colleges and universities known …

Higher Education

3 Math Facts All Kids Need to Know (But Many Do Not)

With school back in session, I find myself reteaching and refreshing students on a very familiar (to me, anyway) list of math concepts. By now I …

Children need teachers to teach them - not computers, says the OECD

An over-reliance on computers will damage a child's education, not improve it.<p>Walk into any school in term time and you will likely see the kids hard …

A 4-day school week? New study says cut it down to boost kids' scores

Last week, we learned that schools should start as late as 11:30 for teens. And there's long been a rallying cry for less homework for children. So what's the latest wrinkle in the way we do school in America?<p>According to a new report in the journal "Education Finance and Policy," schools that run …

Children and their mobiles: psychologists' views on a modern obsession

Teaching talk turned to smartphones this week, with the announcement of a new government study into the impact of mobile devices on behaviour and the news that a fifth of secondary school pupils are using social media in the middle of the night, with predictable consequences for sleep quality and …

Teaching

4 Website Design Tactics to Increase User Engagement With Your Brand Online

While the term "user engagement" is spoken of quite frequently in online marketing, let's first define exactly what that phrase means and why it's a contributing factor to a website's success. As a business, you want users to interact with your brand, impressing them with your expertise, products, …

Less is more: 3 tips to jargon-free branding

With the rise of brand journalism, the old rules for boosting your company’s image don’t work anymore.<p>Building your presence no longer means logos …

Mobile advertising to overtake newspapers in 2016

Mobile internet advertising will overtake newspaper advertising next year, accounting for 12.4% of global adspend while newspapers account for 11.9%, …

Advertising

Clinic treats injured owls with acupuncture

Hoo knew?<p>Spain's only bird of prey rehabilitation centre, Brinzal, is pinning credit on acupuncture for their success in returning raptors to the air.<p>…

Why Acupuncture Works for Anxiety Relief

You might think acupuncture is for hipsters who don’t believe in Western medicine or for your aging parent with chronic back pain, but a growing body …

Treating Infertility With Acupuncture: East Meets West

Hjschneider/PhotoSpin<p>Infertility is something many couples have to deal with when they attempt to have a child. Being infertile is "not being able to …

Pregnancy

2013-2015 Dodge Dart Recalled For Transmission Problem

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling more than 26,000 Dodge Dart vehicles from the 2013, 2014, and 2015 model years. Documents from FCA and the …

Dodge

Rare and Ridiculous eBay Cars You Have to See

No price is too high, no car is too outlandish.<p>While eBay might be full of useless crap, there are also some gems, like rare exotic cars that you just don't see everyday. Here's a selection of great ones that you should take a look at.

Once Ford Tried to Replace the Steering Wheel With Steering Rings

Wrist-twist is the future! Just maybe not the one we live in.<p>In 1965, there were some strange cars puttering along the track at Ford's Dearborn, MI, proving grounds. Some flirted with removing the automobile's time-tested fifth wheel and replacing it with two more smaller ones. This is wrist-twist …

Wearable Tech

9 Strong Mental Habits That Successful People Never Give Up

For most people, success in any endeavor is not an overnight phenomenon but is achieved through years of consistent effort and the development of …

Self-improvement

Data Is the Next Big Thing in Content Marketing

The diminishing effectiveness of conventional advertising and the rise of social media have led more and more brands to embrace content marketing. More and more companies are seeing themselves not just as advertisers, but as publishers, launching digital newsrooms, podcasts, and other forms of …

Strip Down Your Logo and Make Your Brand a Classic—Now!

Author: Margaret Rhodes. Margaret Rhodes Design<p>Date of Publication: 09.15.15.<p>Time of Publication: 8:30 am. 8:30 am<p>It Took Apple 22 years to develop …

An Extra Hour of Sleep Can Do More for Daily Happiness Than a $60,000 Raise

More and more scientific studies speak to the irrefutable benefits of sleep. A study published in <i>Science</i> even calculated that for the sleep deprived, an extra hour of sleep can do more for their daily happiness than a $60,000 raise. Arianna Huffington, <i>Thrive</i><p><b>A Good Night's Sleep</b><p>Few things can make …

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These 5 Apps Will Help You Finally Organize Your Money

Organizing your personal finances is the first step toward solid budgeting and savings habits. Fortunately, there are plenty of free apps that can …

Personal Finance

Five fitness tips that could prevent poor health in retirement

The problem with fat (subcutaneous not dietary) is that it encourages binary thinking. If you can fit into an aeroplane seat or those jeans you've had for a decade, it's easy to assume you're winning: you aren't part of this obesity crisis everyone's talking about, and nobody's going to make a …

3 Things Ultra Productive People Do Differently | Inc.com

We all know one of those ultra productive people. You know the ones I’m talking about. They make life look easy, as if they have countless hours at their disposal. Time, however, is the great equalizer. We all have the same amount of hours in the day. As Thomas Edison once said, "Time is really the …

Time Management

The surprising thing about schools with lots of technology

More time spent on technology in the classroom doesn't necessarily help kids do better in school, a new study has found.<p>In fact, above a certain threshold, an over-reliance on technology might actually detract from learning.<p>"Limited use of computers at school may be better than no use at all, but …

Education