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Amazing Minuscule Castles Etched on Single Grains of Sand

We generally imagine sandcastles as modest estates formed by countless grains of sand. But for artist Vik Muniz and artist/researcher Marcelo Coelho, they thought the opposite. Taking a minuscule sand particle, they etched an entire castle on it. The process took them nearly four years to perfect, …

Facebook’s Head of Tech Communications Shares The Best PR Advice You’ve Never Heard

Facebook’s Caryn Marooney shares her vast PR wisdom, from the good to the ugly dealings of being a communications professional, and every gem in between.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our Best Business Lessons of 2014. Check out the full list here.</i><p>“Imagine you’re sitting across from a …

6 Steps to Managing Your Overwhelming Workload

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let’s be clear, being a successful entrepreneur is hard work -- very hard work. From learning new tasks to managing employees and planning for future growth, there isn't a lot of time in the day to make huge errors. That said, …

Don't Have Great Ideas? Work With Someone Who Does.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I recently wrote about how desperate companies are for new ideas, with open innovation changing the game. But what if you’re not creative and don’t have any ideas? You can still take advantage of this enormous opportunity even if …

This Childhood Obesity Ad Is So Good, the French Thought It Was Real

In the U.S., ads about weight usually come in the form of relatively thin women eating light yogurt. Awareness of obesity, especially in children, …

Charmingly Detailed Illustrations That Are Smaller than a Penny

With incredible precision, California-based artist Sam Larson produces tiny illustrations that are no larger than a penny. To prove it, he places a penny right next to the drawings and documents them on Instagram.<p>In the images, Larson manages to include great details, color, and shading that …

Sprawling Nature-Inspired Mural Drawn Entirely with a Sharpie

After seven long months of work, California-based artist Sean Sullivan finished <i>Grand Pale Maw</i>, an expansive drawing that covered the wall of a hallway in the Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE) gallery. Using just a black marker, the artist started drawing with the image of a fallen oak …

Don't Wait for Motivation. Do This Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Franz Kafka is considered one of the most creative and influential writers of the 20th century, but he actually spent most of his time working as a lawyer for the Workers Accident Insurance Institute. How did Kafka produce such fantastic …

Mobe Modern Accessories Hanger by Dan Hoolahan

UK-based designer Dan Hoolahan has shown me that even the most mundane of things can get a beautiful makeover. He’s redesigned the hanger to cater …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

“I try to make poetry. Not minimalism. Not purism. Just poetry.”<p>NeoCon 2018 showcased some of the boldest brands in commercial design.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>The Office for Metropolitan Architecture designs the perfect library for the digital …

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Master of Pen and Ink: The Monumental Drawings of Ikeda Manabu | Colossal

<p>The task of Japanese artist Ikeda Manabu is seemingly impossible: a blank paper canvas larger than a person spread before him, a small acrylic pen …

New Light Paintings by Darren Pearson | Colossal

<p>Photographer Darren Pearson (previously) has been perfecting his long-exposure light painting techniques over the last few months. While I really …

Subtractive Street Art by Pejac on the Streets of Spain | Colossal

<p>Really digging this subtractive piece by Pejac. You can see much more of this piece as well as an archive of earlier works on his website. (via …

#Blue #Stairs, Symi Island, #Greece on design-dautore.com

Fresh From The Dairy: Geometry Daily

Tilman is an interaction and graphic designer living and working in and near Nuremberg, Germany but you might know him better as GeometryDaily, the …

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#Coffee can come in many forms including #street art! Manfred Stader – 3D Street Artist on design-dautore.com

Fallen Tree Bench by Benjamin Graindorge | Colossal

<p>Created by designer Benjamin Graindorge, FallenTree is a minimalist bench made from little more than a slab of glass and a carefully carved oak …

Book Paintings by Ekaterina Panikanova | Colossal

<p>Artist Ekaterina Panikanova creates densely layered paintings across large spreads of old books and other documents, resulting in artwork that blurs …

3D embroidered bug and insect balls by claire moynihan

jun 10, 2013<p><b>3D embroidered bug and insect balls by claire moynihan</b><br>‘southern hawker ball’ – 2010, 30mmall images © P wilkins<p>experiment with threads …

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Why You Should Never Prejudge a Sales Prospect

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In their book</i> Success Secrets of Sales Superstars, <i>sales experts Barry Farber and Robert L. Shook interview 34 industry leaders to discovers the sales moves that took them to the top. In this edited excerpt, the authors offer a first-hand</i> …

How to Interview Your VC | Inc.com

When you’re looking for a venture capital partner, there are five criteria that really should matter:<p>1. Domain expertise (such as Internet, software, cleantech) of the partner or firm<p>2. Quality of the partner’s character<p>3. Stage experience (seed, early, expansion or growth) of the partner or firm<p>4. …

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15 Simple Truths About Selling | Inc.com

Over the years, I've kept a notebook of memorable sayings and remarks about the fine art of selling. Here are my favorites:<p>"Every one lives by selling something." <i><br>Robert Louis Stevenson</i><p>"Nobody likes to be sold but everybody likes to buy." <i><br>Earl Taylor</i><p>"Success in sales is the result of discipline, …

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