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Tips To Create Timeless Logo Design

Are you designing a custom logo? That sounds amazing, doesn’t it? And Way too easy!Indeed? Is it that easy?Thinking that designing a custom logo is …

Logo Design

Infographic: The Psychology of Prices

The Psychology of Prices<p>on November 16, 2015 at 10:41 am<p>Shares 711<p>The fascinating infographic we share today focuses in on the psychology of pricing …

3 common thinking errors that ruin relationships

The things you used to love about them start to annoy you. They don't listen. They don't seem interested in meeting your needs. It doesn't feel reciprocal anymore.<p>What's the problem here? We all want to know how to make love last.<p>Aaron Beck is one of the heavyweights of psychology and he has a very …

4 Mistakes That Are Built into Your Brain

<b>“Cognitive bias is the biggest self-imposed obstacle to progress, not only for oneself but in the end, for all mankind.” ~Unknown</b><p>On a beautiful …

Critical Thinking

Color Ballpoint Pen Drawings by Nicolas V. Sanchez | Colossal

<p>Artist Nicolas V. Sanchez fills entire sketchbooks with drawings of the world around him rendered in precise color ballpoint. Portraits of families …

“Busy” people are actually not that productive

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Being busy has somehow become a badge of honor. The prevailing notion is that if you aren’t super busy, you aren’t important or hard working. The truth is, busyness makes you <i>less</i> productive.<p>When we think of a super busy person, we …

12 Tips to Take Better Notes with Microsoft OneNote

Advertisement<p>Can the way you take notes change your life? I think so. Microsoft think’s so, too.<p>And young Kyle Madinger proves this for Microsoft’s …

How the DIY Mindset Can Help Us Build a Culture of Health

This Man Took A Bunch Of Trash From His Work And Made Something Beautiful

If you've ever made anything out of wood, you know how much excess there is once you're finished. Uneven bits and bobs cut at strange angles get …

Calligraphy 101 Online Class

40 MINUTES<p>BEGINNER<p>LAUREN ESSL<p>✍ Take your calligraphy designs from amateur to pro. Learn calligraphy font basics of upper and lower case letters, numbers, and phrases. You’ll walk away with the skills and confidence to make your own custom greeting cards and more!<p>Lettering extraordinaire Lauren Essl …

How to Make Money in the Home Based Salvage and Recycling Business

<b>IMPORTANT! READ THIS ENTIRE PAGE!!</b><p><b>Notice May 23, 2017 - Recently a person bought the ebook and then asked for a refund weeks later because he was</b> …

Resources for starting a mobile makerspace

3D Printer Cart by Copernicus Edu.<p>One of the first things you need to do when starting a school or library makerspace is to find the “space”. …

17 Impossibly Easy Kitchen DIYs That Only Look Expensive

Cheap never looked this good.

Storage Ideas

31 Ridiculously Delightful Gifts You Can Make Yourself

Get out your glue gun and your yarn — it's holiday crafting season!

See How This Beautiful Leather Duffel Dry Bag Was Made

Nick Mankey had picked up a simple leather crafting kit from his local craft store about a year and a half ago. When he realized how satisfying it was to work with leather, and that he could make his own leather goods for a fraction of the cost of buying them (specifically, a glide strap for his …

This 2-Step DIY Tote Is The Most Genius Use For Old T-Shirts

No sewing required!<p>When a closet clean-out leaves you with a pile of old T-shirts, use this simple trick to (almost instantly) turn them into super-sturdy, re-usable tote bags.<p>DaveHax explains the no-sew, 2-step strategy: Cut off the T-shirt sleeves and neck, and tie the bottom for a tote that can …

A blueprint of the emerging mind

Even before you took your first breath, your brain was already learning, exploring and adapting. Now a new project in London is charting its journey in astonishing detail.<p>The small room feels a little like a spaceship cockpit. In front of me, a group of scientists are sitting in front of a series …

The Brain

What Technology Will Look Like In Five Years

Diomedes Kastanis Contributor<p>Diomedes Kastanis is VP of the Chief Innovation Office at Ericsson, supporting advancement of the company’s technology vision and innovation.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Productive mobility is poised to give business a virtual boost<p>As a driver of technical innovation …