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How To Trim the Main

Knowing how to trim your sails properly will take your cruising to the next level to the next level​.<p>The good news is that proper sail trim is not …

Why This Brand Expert Believes Every Company Should Practice Culture Management

How many companies are intentional about cultivating culture management? I'm betting less than 50%.<p>Company culture is more important than ever. It sustains employee enthusiasm and keeps customers happy. It determines how employees treat their work and react to opportunities or challenges when the …

Employee Engagement

The 12 Worst Habits for Your Mental Health

Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control—the death of a loved one, a job loss, or financial troubles. But the small choices you …

12 Habits You Can Immediately Adopt to Create Explosive Growth

How to kick off the year with a boost to your business and your productivity.<p>January may well be the month of good intentions for leaders everywhere. Whether it is going to the gym more, improving your sleep or perhaps a far fetch goal you have repeatedly stated on December 31 that has always …

Time Management

25 Trips to Take in Your Lifetime

Santorini<p>If there were ever a place that could get by on its looks, it would be this Greek isle. Whitewashed cave houses framed by bougainvillea and …

How to Get People to Like You: 7 Ways From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Our Best Nachos Recipes for Game Day and Anytime

Pre-shredded cheese and a jar of salsa? You can do better than that! Try one of our best nachos recipes.<p>From game day to weekend snacking to, um, weeknight dinners, we support any excuse to eat nachos. But pre-shredded cheese and a jar of watery tomato salsa? You can do better than that.<p>That's why …

Cooking

The 37 Best Websites to Learn Something New

Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and …

Learning

10 TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Must Watch

Maybe finding the entrepreneurial advice you need is as simple as watching TED Talks.<p>It's 2015, and it’s no secret that millions of Americans are excited about startup culture in the country and around the world. It’s hard not to be fascinated by the growing landscape of thousands of new lean …

TED Talks

Want Your Kid to Be a Billionaire? Teach Them These 7 Things

If you want your children to be able create great wealth, and to keep from being destroyed by it, then you need to instill in them the right mindset as early as possible.<p>Reality, for good or ill, is highly subjective. The things you're taught and the experiences you have profoundly shape the way …

21 Easy Things To Do On Sunday That Will Make Mondays Suck Less

Because Mondays really don't have to be so awful.

Productivity

6 Techie Fixes to Radically Boost Your Productivity

If the goal is to work smarter and stay productive, you need tech that helps you accomplish that goal.<p>Nothing turns out to be a killjoy for productivity like a tech problem.<p>In an interview with a startup recently, the founder said he always makes sure new employees receive a shiny new Macbook to …

MacBook

26 Apps Every Entrepreneur Needs (Infographic)

A set of must-have apps for every part of your otherwise stress-filled life.<p>The problem with most app lists is that they tend to focus on a single area of work or life. The following infographic, from the a real-live entrepreneurial firm (Hassle.com, a home cleaning franchiser), addresses every …

Apps

Articles about 11 modern bathroom renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

A sagging ranch house is reborn as a spacious cabin with a soaring roof in Harbert, Michigan.<p>Every bathroom renovation needs a starting point.<p>Don't just tile the bathroom floor: tile the walls and ceiling, too.<p>Deciding to have a mudroom in your home could be one of the most important decisions you …

Home Improvement

7 Psychological Tricks for Getting More Work Done

Being more productive starts with willpower and discipline. Here are seven mind tricks for becoming more productive and disciplined.<p>We all wish we could get more work done in less time. If we were more productive, we'd have a better chance at getting that raise, we'd have more personal time to do …

Time Management

The Best Industries for Starting a Business in 2015

These eight sectors are hotbeds of opportunity for entrepreneurs with the foresight and motivation to take advantage.<p>The old adage that timing is everything in business is incomplete. When it comes to launching a successful startup, the other crucial ingredient is identifying a new, untapped market …

AmazonFresh

How to Travel Like the 1 Percent on an Economy Budget

Professional travelers Ari Charlestein and Howie Rappaport explain how you can 'hack' the airline miles system to travel in luxury for the price of coach.<p>Unless you've been blessed with an all-expenses-paid trip, flying business or even first class might seem like an unattainable privilege. But …

Hospitality

Here's How to Enable Offline Maps in the Google Maps App

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True North: Your Mission, Your Purpose, and Why It Matters

Clearly define your mission and purpose (making the "why" something that truly matters) and you will attract what you need to realize your vision.<p>"People don't buy what you do, they buy why you do it," says Simon Sinek in his now famous TED Talk.<p>Have you discovered your "why"? Or are you still …

TED Talks

Why You Should Probably Use Videoconferencing More Than You Do (Infographic)

Most people use video chat with their family members, but make only audio calls at work. And that's a shame.<p>How often do you and your team use videoconferencing to interact with each other or with customers? If your company is like most, the answer is: Not often enough. The research firm Quocirca …

Video Conferencing

9 Toxic Employees You Should Fire Right Now

Not everyone you hire is going to turn out to be a star. Don't let the deadbeats drag you and your organization down.<p>An employee's most important job is to bring value to an organization--when that value isn't there anymore, it's in the organization's best interest to rid itself of the wasted seat …

The Workplace

These 36 Questions Will Make You Fall in Love

Ask these. Stare intensely. Fall in love. JUST LIKE THAT.<p>Twenty years ago, psychologist Arthur Aron compiled 36 questions that he thought would make two strangers fall in love with each other. And he succeeded.<p>Aron brought a heterosexual man and woman together, sitting face to face while answering …

Relationships

The 10 Best Apps For Your New Mac

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

Do Not Go Into the New Year Without These 7 Things

Your ability to create what you want this year is highly dependent on these 7 things. (They're free and all within your control.)<p>You head into a New Year, a new venture, a new relationship, a new agreement, a new... anything. And maybe you "hope" for the best. Maybe you set some goals and …

Positive Thinking

5 Daily Promises Salespeople Should Keep

Commit to doing these five simple things each day--and watch your results improve.<p>Countless books have been written on how salespeople can achieve success in their field. Sorting through this advice can be a challenge, but I've found that salespeople can enhance their performance by promising to do …

Self-improvement

4 Expenses You Should Add to Your 2015 Marketing Budget

If you aren't spending money on these areas already, you have some catching up to do.<p>The beginning of a new year often leads professionals to take time to rethink their marketing strategies. Even if the marketing landscape doesn't change all that much from one year to the next, it's still vital to …

Marketing

The 50 Absolute Best iPad Apps

1Password. 1Password creates hard-to-crack passwords for your online accounts and hides them all behind one, secure mast<p>... VIEW MORE<p>AgileBits

33 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

And it doesn't come with a manual.<p>Luckily, there's a multitude of excellent books from founders, VCs, and CEOs who have been through it all.<p>Here's a collection of some of the best books on management, leadership, and entrepreneurship for anyone from seasoned entrepreneurs to those just starting out.<p>…

Self-improvement

14 Brilliant Bathroom Design Ideas

We all pay so much attention to keeping the rest of our home beautiful, but when it comes to the bathroom, a pretty shower mat or curtain seems to be …

Articles about modern bathroom renovation san francisco on Dwell.com - Dwell

If you've ever embarked on a renovation in California, you know how challenging the historic preservation laws can be.<p>Both in San Francisco’s Diamond Heights neighborhood, these two exemplary Eichlers are shining examples of the prolific...<p>A sagging ranch house is reborn as a spacious cabin with a …

San Francisco