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4 Rules For Making A Flexible Schedule Work

Around two-thirds of companies let employees work from home. But there are a few things you need to know to make flex-time work.<p>If you’ve ever worked an entire day in sweatpants, chances are you don’t need to be sold on the virtues of working remotely. Neither do the growing number of companies …

How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7 (The Simple Technique That Gave Me My Life Back)

<i>I used to work a lot — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week…</i>I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge …

How I Used Pinterest Recipes to Lose 100 Pounds

Sarah DeArmond ditched the fast food and frozen dinners to shed triple digits from her frame<p><b>Name:</b> Sarah DeArmond <b>Age:</b> 30 <b>Hometown:</b> Calera, Alabama <b>Before Weight:</b> 200 <b>After Weight:</b> 100<p>As a kid, Sarah DeArmond was teased about her weight—for being too skinny! "My metabolism must have been great, because …

10 Must-Read Books Creative People Will Love

Have you ever noticed how huge the “self-help” section of the bookstore is? There are a lot of books out there to help you figure out what you want to do with your life. Some are good, but most are not that helpful, especially if you’re looking for something specifically geared toward creative …

Articles about communal lakeside vacation house ontario on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architect J.C. Schmeil of Merzbau Design Collective recently completed this 4-bedroom, 4-bath house on Lake Austin in Texas,...<p>A Toronto firm crafts a serene waterfront structure for a family in Georgian Bay.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design …

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Exactly What to Eat for Dinner to Lose the Most Weight

Nutritionists share the formula for slim-down success.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Want to know how the last meal of the day can help you drop pounds? We've enlisted the expertise of two nutritionists—Stephanie Clarke, R.D., and Willow …

50 Must-Read Personal Development Bloggers That’ll Change Your Life

Tired of reading the same blogs over and over? Looking for fresh articles to read? A new angle on your favorite personal development topics? I got …

The Unique Difficulties That Women Face With Weight Loss

If you're a woman who has tried to lose weight, you may have noticed something: it's hard. Much harder than simply cutting your calories and watching …

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Victim of Chelsea racism attack 'will not go to Stamford Bridge'

Souleymane S, who was pushed off a Paris metro train by Chelsea fans, is unwilling to travel to London<p>Souleymane S, the man pushed off a Paris metro train by Chelsea fans, has said he will not accept the club's offer of a free trip to Stamford Bridge.<p>Video footage of Souleymane S being denied entry …

25 Fantastic and Funny Photos Celebrate Photoshop's 25th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Twenty-five years ago, this week, a little graphics editing program named Photoshop was born. Fast forward a few decades and now we're living in a world where surreal-looking images are all around us. As part of the celebration, Adobe has launched a search for 25 of the …

35 Empowering Feminist Quotes from Inspiring Women

Words of wisdom from the trailblazers who make us proud to be women.<p>To all the women and men continuing the fight for feminism in 2017, get inspired by the words of the trailblazing women who've said it best. From Hillary Clinton to Maya Angelou, Gloria Steinem, Rihanna and all the unapologetic, …

Mindfulness

Mindfulness<p>What is Mindfulness?<p>Mindfulness can be defined as simply being aware of what is happening in the present moment, without judgment. Many of …

The Rebel Instinct: How Each Generation's Need To Out-Rebel The Previous Generation Is Pushing Society To Wild Extremes

As a psychological construct, teenage rebellion isn’t a novel idea. Almost a century ago, both Sigmund and Anna Freud argued that “the physical changes of puberty cause substantial disruption inside the family system.” Of course, Freud was sure that sexuality is to blame, and while he wasn’t …

Buddhist monk is world’s happiest man

<i>Via: msn news</i><p><b>As he grins serenely and his burgundy robes billow in the fresh Himalayan wind, it is not difficult to see why scientists declared</b> …

Jean Jullien's "US"

French-born, London-based illustrator and Cool Hunting favorite, Jean Jullien has returned to London’s Kemistry Gallery with new exhibition “US.” Like much of Jullien’s work, the title itself is humorous and has a double meaning, seemingly referring to both the United States (some of the work was …

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Kindle Magic: Make the Most of Your Opportunities

There’s never been a better time to be a writer. You’re in charge of your fortune. Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing has changed publishing, …

The 3Ms Revolution: Three Keys to a Healthier, Happier Life

While I was preparing for a conference last year, the host called me to offer some sound advice: "Give them something simple enough that they can write it down on a sticky note." I was doing a presentation on ways to enhance your creativity and sense of vitality, so, with her suggestion in mind, I …

I Stopped Making Excuses and Lost More Than 100 Pounds!

Once she focused her attention on leading a healthier life, mother Jessie Keller finally saw results.<p><b>Before:</b> 230 pounds <b>After:</b> 123 pounds<p><b>The Lifestyle</b>I'm a mother of two girls—born 12 months apart—which caused me to gain lot of baby weight. I also had a busy life working while raising my daughters, …

Six Reasons to Live More Simply—and Give More Generously - Blog - Eternal Perspective Ministries

By | September 29, 2014<p>Someone has said, “Live simply that others may simply live.” Of course, there is no automatic relationship between my simple …

How to Make Telework Succeed for Your Team - Integrity Matters

With Labor Day weekend over, it’s full steam ahead for government agencies and those who support them. For some, telework will be part of the mix as …

10 Productivity Tips For The Overwhelmed Entrepreneur

When you have a staff relying on you and a million deadlines to meet, shutting down is not an option. Here’s how to make a plan.<p>At any moment in a given day, we have push notifications, text messages, email alerts, phone calls, tweets, and even real humans vying for our attention. Not only are we …

Impoverished Haiti manufacturing its own Android tablet

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Better known for producing third-world poverty and political mayhem - as well as a world-class rum - the Western Hemisphere’s least developed country has made a surprising entry into the high-tech world with its own Android tablet.<p>Workers assemble Android-based tablets …

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How To Be Productive (Even In Your PJs)

Photographed by Claire Pepper.<p><i>Full disclosure: sometimes, we're lazy girls. So, whether it's seven ways to simplify our morning routine or how to</i> …

The danger of a single story

Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic …

Insane Illustrations by Jason Heuser

Once in a while we get find an artist that comes up with some AWESOME illustrations just with right amount of insanity. Today, we're featuring the …

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