Adam Healey

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Plan a Better Meeting with Design Thinking

“Sometimes, when I sit in meetings, especially ones in which people don’t seem engaged, I calculate the cost in staff time. I’ve estimated that one standard weekly meeting in my bureau — 50 people sitting in a cookie-cutter conference room, looking both bored and anxious — costs around $177,000 …

Design

These House Plants will Turn your Apartment into an Urban Oasis

House plants are some of the perfect decorations to include in any home, especially apartments. However, many of them require lots of care and …

Plants

Japanese minimalism meets Victorian bones in London apartment revamp

Clay walls and smoked-oak panelling were the focal point of the project<p>When architect London-based architect Simon Astridge was tasked with renovating this one-bedroom apartment in the English capital, he turned to the Japanese heritage of the clients for inspiration. Located on the top floor of a …

The modern house for lovers of elegance!

Designing a modern home that is elegant, stylish and attractive, doesn’t have to be a nightmare. In this homify feature we concentrate on one lovely …

7 Habits That Improve The Memory and Boost The Brain Health of Successful People

From thought patterns to emotions, every facet of human expression dwells within the extraordinary capacity of our gray-and-white matter. How does …

6 Habits That Will Turn You Into One of the Most Mentally Tough People on the Planet

Learn from the best.<p>Who are the most mentally tough people on the planet? Well, that's subjective--but one group without question would have to be Navy SEALs.<p>This incredible article breaks down what SEALs do to cultivate such mental strength and fortitude. But I figured I would add my own …

Self-help

15 Indispensable Content Marketing Tools To Launch Your First Campaign

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>There’s no denying the value of content marketing for any business.<p>Whether you’re an e-commerce company, a SaaS startup or a brick-and-mortar …

Marketing

These Health and Wellness Trends Will Blow Up in 2017

When it comes to our health, we'll try anything once and do whatever it takes to enhance and improve it. We'll swap our coffee for energy-boosting …

5 Pages Your Business Website Needs to Be Successful

<i>By Peter Boyd</i><p>When creating a website for your business, you want to ensure it's an accurate representation of your company. In today's digital world, the initial impression you give to future clients is likely coming from your site. It's important to make sure that you're putting your best virtual …

Small Business

10 Things Successful Humans Do That Failures Do Not

Success is a play of habits. In itself, "success" is a relative term and so it is an "achievement" that is fully dependent upon the habits you …

Forget What You Know About Marketing Funnels and Do This Instead

Are you still following the traditional marketing funnel? Here's why you need to rethink that.<p>If you've been using the traditional marketing funnel, you may have noticed that it doesn't work as well as it used to.<p>Maybe it's all the marketing and advertising noise that bombards us from …

Marketing

Shopping Guide: Clean & Cozy Apartment Style

Jorie and Trevor's cozy Portland apartment is full of treasures—some handmade, some Mid-century modern classics found at thrift stores, and many …

Home Decorating

Our Scandinavian Style Dreams Come True in This Brooklyn Town House

Hailing from Denmark and India, a husband and wife cultivate a collective heritage at their renovated, almost-passive Brooklyn town house.<p>Upon first glance, Rimjhim Dey and Jesper Meyer seem as opposite as any married couple can be. Jesper is just shy of six feet seven inches tall and comes from …

Architecture

How to Make Crispy Authentic Pizza in Your Tiny Kitchen

We tapped Pasquale Cozzolino of New York City's Ribalta to show us how to nail the foundation of the pizza: the crust.<p>As the chef and pizzaiolo at New York City’s Ribalta, Pasquale Cozzolino serves some of Manhattan’s best pizza and Neapolitan food. The pizza is ethereal: a crust that delicately …

Italian Food

The 31 best books about Italy

Newer offerings<p>When we published a holiday reading guide in 2011, Elena Ferrante was unheard-of. She’s still unknown, and there’s endless speculation over the identity of the writer behind the byline, but her work is now inescapable. Her most recent project, the Neapolitan series, opening with <b>My</b> …

Home Decorating, Interior Design, Bath & Kitchen Ideas

To Master Branding, “Build Patterns Not Stamps”

<i>Co.Design has partnered with the Brooklyn design studio Hyperakt to bring you Lunch Talks, a video series of conversations with smart, creative people.—Eds</i><p>Since 2008, diary-loving Jonny Naismith has been design director of Moving Brands‘ New York office, helping countless clients create or …

Graphic Design

Funiture Giant IKEA Wants to Help Restaurants Build Their Own Indoor Farms

The furniture chain is getting into the sustainable farming industry, one restaurant kitchen at a time.<p>Swedish home furnishing giant IKEA is known …

Aquaponics

How We Grew Our Web Traffic By 5,000% In 3 Months (With Zero Advertising)

<i>554.</i><p>That’s how much monthly website traffic we had to our website three months ago.<p>20 visitors a day may sound encouraging if you’re starting a personal project, but when your goal is to build a successful business with a team counting on you…<p>Well, you’re probably screwed.<p>And if we continued at …

How To Make Yourself Work When You Don't Want To

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, only to go home and toil late into the night, frantically trying to finish what they …

Procrastination

Narrow Vertical Home Maximizes Light and Space in Vietnam

<b>KIENTRUC O</b> completed the design and development of <b>House 304</b>, an ingenious vertical home located in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The front facade is …

Architecture

5 Signs You’re a Thought Leader (And How to Become One If You’re Not)

So, you know your stuff, you’re confident of your abilities and you’re widely considered an industry expert, but are you a thought leader? Here are …

Thought Leadership

Authentic Italian Pizza at Home

"While I love all types of pizzas, from the corner slice to Chicago deep dish, my favorite is the Neapolitan pizza," says Ron Brown, the chef and …

13 Habits of Phenomenally Successful Leaders | Inc.com

<i>In running or managing a business, what are the most important things you can do as a leader? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Evan Asano, CEO & Founder: Mediakix.com, @EvanAsano, on …

Leadership

Where To Get The Best Wardrobe Basics On The High Street

Despite the ease of online shopping, the high street is still a great place to buy clothes, especially when the stores with accessible prices offer …

11 cool online stores for home decor and high design

Don't spend it all in one place<p>In the age of Amazon, shopping for great design online has never been easier. Here, we've rounded up a handful of our favorite sites offering something special when it comes to home decor and design. From handcrafted artisanal chairs to sleek ceramic objects 3D …

Design

Living Large in 675 Square Feet, Brooklyn Edition

Here are a few of the rules that Jacqueline Schmidt, David Friedlander, and their two young boys live by.<p>1. Every object has to earn its keep.<br>2. When …

Living Rooms

The 10 best mountain villages in Tuscany

TweetWhen you think about Tuscany I bet the first thing that comes to your mind is something like Florence, Siena or the iconic countrysides of the …

Italy

3 super simple Gmail hacks to boost productivity now

My desk is in one of the most high-traffic zones of the office. I’m used to people looking over my shoulder as they walk to the kitchen or pass me on their way to the pool table, but something weird started happening recently.<p>People sneaking glances at my screen kept asking me about my inbox:<p>I …

Time Management

Lifestyle of the Unemployed

30 Things I’ve Learned in 30 Years<p>That’s right, I turned 30 last week. Not quite sure how I feel about it just yet. I guess conflicted. We rented an …