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20+ Organizers That Would Totally Be in Your Dream Home

Excuse us while we fantasize about these next-level storage solutions.<p>Forget owning a humongous home. We'd much prefer one that included every organizer known to man. These genius solutions reveal plates, laundry, that precious fancy knife set you got for your wedding, and much more.

Laundry Rooms

The 4 Biggest Mistakes People Make About Being Happy at Work

Jeff Hayzlett is the former CMO at Kodak and now a bestselling author, TV show host and owner of more than 50 businesses.<p>In this new book, <i>Think Big, Act Bigger: The Rewards of Being Relentless</i> Hayzlett writes about how to fix some of the biggest mistakes we make in our pursuit of happiness at</b> …

Quick And Easy Home Hacks Every Renter Should Do

<i>By: Alex Robinson</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Renting a new home or apartment can be an invigorating opportunity to start anew -- but moving all your crap out of boxes and into piles on the floor is only the first step (fortunately, we've got you covered with a bunch of apps that can help you with the …

Digital narcissism? How selfies killed the art of photography

I fell in love when I was 15. I was walking down the corridor of our school with some of my friends when She walked by. It was instantaneous: I was …

10 Cool DIY Home Improvements for $20 or Less

If you have an extra weekend and $20 burning a hole in your pocket, then a DIY home improvement project may be just what the doctor ordered. We've …

Home Improvement

11 choices rich people make that the rest of us don't

It's a concept that has been in print for nearly a century — thanks to a journalist's research of more than 500 self-made millionaires in the early 20th century— and continues to gain relevance today.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire …

Self-improvement

An Anonymous Sex Worker Shares the 15 Strangest Things Men Have Asked Her to Do

"[There's a] guy who comes to my apartment Saturday mornings with bagels and lox."<p>The website Alternet has an engrossing series of articles written by an anonymous self-described former "survival prostitute." As the site explains it, survival prostitutes are:<p>...the most easily and frequently killed …

Hedge Funds

Before & After: Trading a Home Office for a Nursery

Take a look at how one designer turned her home studio into an ultra-chic master bedroom and nursery.<p>When I found out we'd be welcoming our first baby, I was overjoyed! At the same time, I did mourn having to say good-bye to my home office space just a little bit. Thankfully, I didn't have much …

Bedrooms

Hayden Christensen Loves "Everything" About Fatherhood

<i>Star Wars</i> actor Hayden Christensen and his longtime partner, <i>Hart of Dixie</i> star <b>Rachel Bilson</b>, are loving life with their 10-month-old daughter <b>Briar</b> …

Fatherhood

The mysterious origins of punctuation

Commas, semicolons and question marks are so commonplace it seems as if they were always there – but that’s not the case. Keith Houston explains their history.<p>As readers and writers, we’re intimately familiar with the dots, strokes and dashes that punctuate the written word. The comma, colon, …

Language

Kojima's Emotional Tribute to Metal Gear Fans

Hideo Kojima and Konami have released a short documentary in which the acclaimed series designer discusses the hardship and challenges he faced creating Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.<p>The ten-minute "MGS 5 Debriefing" video was published on Konami's official website late on Tuesday as the …

Metal Gear

11 Drab Household Items You Can Spruce Up with Just a Dab of Paint

Turn your dining-room buffet table into a vintage-chic dresser to store your flatware and tableware. Label the drawer fronts with stencils, and use chalkboard paint to embellish.

Ceramics

Viral photograph raises $240,000 for refugee father and children

And now, less than one week later, the crowdfunding campaign has raised $US172,548.<p>Until social media found him, Mr Attar had been selling pens for …

7 Phrases You Will Never Hear a Great Leader Say | Inc.com

Great leaders know that how they communicate is almost as important as what they communicate. They're constantly aware that everything they say will be taken to heart by their team, and that they'll be measured against their own words.<p>That's why you'll never hear them say these common phrases.<p>1. …

Leadership

Six lesser-known wonders of the ancient world

While many historical landmarks attract millions of travellers every year, these ancient sites lie off the typical tourist trail.<p>When it comes to ancient wonders, there’s more to explore than Petra, Angkor Wat and the Coliseum. So to uncover a few structures that aren’t typically on the tourist …

Micronesia

A & D

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How I built my family's net worth to $1 million

While I still have some debt in the form of a small mortgage, I'm closer than ever to sailing off into that sunset.<p>Today, I'll tell you my story.<p>As far back as I can remember, I was always a hustler and a saver. When I was 7, my parents paid me to do chores around the house.<p>I earned $2/week picking …

9 free things rich people do that make them more successful

Sure you have.<p>A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, but most successful people share certain habits.<p>Here are nine habits that have helped place them on the top:<p>Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, told The Huffington Post in 2013 that "Meditation, more than …

How to Manage People Who Are Smarter than You

The best managers hire smart people to work for them. But what if your direct reports are smarter than you? How do you manage people who have more experience or more knowledge? How do you coach them if you don’t have the same level of expertise?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>Getting promoted to a job that …

How To: Secretly Take Photos on Android Without Launching Your Camera App

The art of taking secret photos is one that requires keen awareness and skill. Not only do you need to ensure that your subject remains oblivious, …

Oppo gets first smartphone carrier deal thanks to Optus

Fresh off the back of a retail partnership with Dick Smith, Chinese smartphone brand Oppo gets carrier support with Optus now offering the R7 on plan.<p>Oppo has announced its first Australian telco partnership, with Optus set to offer the Oppo R7 smartphone on plan, starting from today.<p>The …

Mobile

First things to do with your new Android phone

You’ve just lifted your new Android device from its packaging, and you’re beaming. Maybe your hands are shivering with anticipation. Your mouth is dry and pupils are dilated.<p>Okay, maybe you’re not that excited, but a new phone is certainly cause for celebration. What comes next, though?<p>The …

Google+ as we know it is changing, and that's a good thing

In 2011, Google came up with a plan to unite many of its services through a single social networking website called Google+. It wasn’t meant to be a Facebook clone, where users would go to connect with their loved ones or to share annoying viral videos, and it also lacked the instantaneous …

Google

101 LIGHTROOM PRESETS PACK - Digital Photography School Resources

What do we cover in this Preset?<p>7 high quality, handcrafted preset collections – so you can get the perfect edit for every photo:<p>Plush …

Tutorials