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How To Design Happiness

Experts from Lippincott, Disney, and SoulCycle weigh in on how they craft happy experiences.<p>Design, at its heart, is about solving problems. That’s why it’s so easy to talk to designers. They can explain exactly how their interface is built to help you navigate through your phone, or how a device …

'Winning the Brain Game' Will Help Fix Your Fatal Flaws of Thinking

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Brainstorming. Problem solving. Creative thinking. These are all words that are closely related to entrepreneurship. However, you would be surprised to know that even successful business owners and intrapreneurs hold themselves back …

How to Create To-Do Lists That Truly Maximize Your Productivity

Too many people fill their lists with easy tasks in order to experience the satisfaction of accomplishing something.<p>There's something exhilarating about crossing an item off your to-do list.<p>No matter that said item was "shower" and you're 27 years old and it's a workday--knowing that you …

3 Ways to Radically Change How You Work | Inc.com

Much of the modern ways of working come from an outdated industrial age, where workers would spend their days in factories conducting manual labor.<p>What worked back then doesn't work so well today, when most workers deal with the stuff between their ears and not so much with a factory setting. Even …

Dim Sum Recipes

Dim sum, a distinctly active and fun style of Chinese dining, is a Cantonese tradition. It began in small roadside teahouses, which served simple …

This Machine Could Mean Never Running Out of Printer Paper Again

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10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job | Inc.com

A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far enough.<p>So here’s a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people …

Top CEOs Reveal What It Takes to Start a Business (Infographic) | Inc.com

If you turned down venture capital, why?<p><i>No. 468:</i> "Often, [VCs] have no idea what really drives your customers and your business, but they think they do or want you to think they do. So they flex their muscles, exert pressure or push for short-term profits, and [make] bad business decisions."</i> …

6 ways to spot cheap leather — even at high-end stores

Poor leather, on the other hand, can pull the wool over your eyes — especially when it's beautifully displayed in an upscale store.<p>Here are a few tricks to help gauge the quality of the next leather item that catches your fancy.<p><b>Real leather will always smell like leather.</b> Fake leather smells like …

Radical Bee Hive Rakes in $4.8 Million

<i>(Cedar and Stuart Anderson’s beekeeping idea has gotten lots of buzz. Photo: Flow)</i><p>It’s a maker’s dream come true: come up with a great invention, set …

Lizard strikes human-like pose, playing guitar | Adventure Sports Network

Lizard strikes comical pose, appearing as if it is playing a guitar. Photo by Aditya Permana/Mercury Press/Caters News<p>Photographer Aditya Permana was …

Vertical farm can make 44,000 pounds of tomatoes on the side of a parking lot

Project lets Wyoming town keep growing food all year long<p>The Wyoming town of Jackson gets long and bitter winters. One mile above sea level in a landlocked state, months of heavy snow leave the town unable to grow much of its own produce, forcing it to import fresh fruit and vegetables from other …

Coffee Crusted Grilled Pork Chops Recipe

<i>A coffee crusted grilled pork chops recipe that requires nothing more than a simple spice rub yet yields mind-numbingly complex taste. And chances</i> …

6 Signs You’re Not Working Out Hard Enough

Although any kind of physical activity is better than nothing, some workout plans are better than others in terms of overall effectiveness. While you …

5 Culinary School Lessons Every Cook Should Know

As a classically trained chef, blogger (and member of the SELF-Made Collective—our exclusive network of health and wellness influencers) Serena Wolf …

9 habits that will help you build wealth on a small salary

Just ask LearnVest Planning Services CFP® David Blaylock, who doesn't simply advise his clients on the merits of good money habits — he practices what he preaches.<p>For example, "I do a periodic review of all the subscriptions I have — the ones that hit my credit cards each month," says Blaylock. …

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Why Coca-Cola is Targeting Experienced Entrepreneurs

Among the assets, access to which the founders get, Butler listed the corporation’s reach, resources, and relationships. In addition to that, the platform itself can be seen as a network of successful entrepreneurs who can help each other and share some resources, including expertise and talent …

8 Things You Need to Know Before Brewing Up A Business From Scratch

Lessons from a craft brew company on launching a new business from the bottom(s) up.<p>Starting a business can be an exhilarating venture but more often than not the road to success is paved with trials that make one stop and think, “Wow, I wish I knew that before I got started.”<p>Having helped grow a …

When It's Ok To Cheat And 7 Other Secrets From Entrepreneurs

As the new Executive Director of Tech Wildcatters, one of my new favorite things is to review the applications coming in for our next class. I’m not kidding. If you’re even five minutes late to a meeting with me, you’re going to roll up on me deep in my laptop taking that brief chance to search …

Open-Space Studio Lavishly Mixes Rustic With Modern

The best strategy to make the most of a limited floor space is to reduce the boundaries to a minimum and to remove any walls that aren’t absolutely …

A 60-Year Old Terrace House Gets a Renovation

An original, 60-year old strata-titled terrace house landed in the hands of Atelier M+A for a complete renovation. The Novena, Singapore home was …

Photographer Creates Clever Pinhole Headgear to Capture Unique Selfies

They say <i>you can’t teach an old dog new tricks.</i> But whenever ‘they’ said that, photographer Ignas Kutavicius clearly wasn’t listening. Case in point: …

How to Host a Grown-Up Dinner Party (aka How to Party Like Your Parents)

Fuss! Frills! Fancy dessert! This is the grown-up dinner party you've always dreamed of, and now's the time to throw it.<p>Get out the good stuff. Iron the napkins. Definitely serve a ta-da! dessert. This is how you party like your parents.<p>You know those occasions when you take extra effort to dress …

Pediatricians Call For Parents To Read Aloud To Their Children Every Day

If your child's next visit to the pediatrician includes a clear emphasis on reading, don't be surprised.<p>On Tuesday, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued its first-ever policy statement focused on literacy promotion, calling for pediatricians to advise all parents about the many benefits of …

The 30 Biggest Animal Jerks Of All Time

It's tough to be cute and vindictive at the same time, but these guys pulled it off in style.

The 21 Best Things Samantha Jones Ever Said On "Sex And The City"

All puns aside, Samantha has endless (and uncensored) wisdom when it comes to life, love, and sex. Now that a younger version of the Sex and the City character is joining The Carrie Diaries (played by Lindsey Gort), it's time to revisit our favorite Samantha Jonesisms. WARNING: salty language ahead.

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

Europe's Most Beautifully Precarious Villages

Europe is home to some of the world's most enchanting villages; small, rustic towns where time seems to slow down and travelers can explore narrow streets, ancient buildings, and farm-fresh country taverns to really soak up the local flavor. Europe is also home to some of the most unusual villages …