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The 27 hardest job interview questions, according to Glassdoor

Jobs interviews are always hard, but some come with trickier questions than others. Where do you see yourself in five years? How many ping pong balls …

Employment

12 Incredible Home Remedies To Remove Skin Tags

What are skin tags?<p>Most of us will develop at least a couple of skin tags at some stage. They are excessive growths of collagen and tend to occur …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Motivation

Articles about 20 modern home renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

A bay window build-out helps a turn-of-the-century home look forward.<p>Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of the country's creative pioneers—Spain hosts a lively mix of both...<p>Known for its art de vivre and joie de vivre, France is a country with a rich cultural past.<p>The …

Architecture

Uber Hires the Hackers Who Wirelessly Hijacked a Jeep

If it's possible to wirelessly attack an Internet-connected Jeep to hijack its steering and brakes, what could hackers do to a fully self-driving …

An 18-Minute Plan for Managing Your Day

Yesterday started with the best of intentions. I walked into my office in the morning with a vague sense of what I wanted to accomplish. Then I sat down, turned on my computer, and checked my email. Two hours later, after fighting several fires, solving other people’s problems, and dealing with …

You Need an Innovation Strategy

Despite massive investments of management time and money, innovation remains a frustrating pursuit in many companies. Innovation initiatives frequently fail, and successful innovators have a hard time sustaining their performance—as Polaroid, Nokia, Sun Microsystems, Yahoo, Hewlett-Packard, and …

Innovation

Your Presentation Needs a Punch Line

It was late Saturday night on Chicago’s North Side, and the historic Green Mill jazz club was buzzing with nervous energy. So was I. Pacing on the edge of the tiny stage, I gave my notes one final glance, exterminated the butterflies in my stomach, and stepped into the blinding spotlight. “Welcome …

Public Speaking

Articles about quintessential california 5 indoor outdoor homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Southern California often conjures up visions of sun, sand, and surf—but for the modernist, it also brings to mind midcentury...<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>At their house and flower farm in Los …

Architecture

Articles about 12 inviting outdoor grilling spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

For our new June 2011 Beach Houses We Love issue, I set up shop in a backyard with seven mini grills for an afternoon of...<p>This time of year, we're all gearing up for spring and are eager to freshen up our outdoor spaces.<p>Don't have space for a massive pool in your backyard? No need to worry.<p>Who …

Outdoor Spaces

Articles about tiny tel aviv apartment packs punch no walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

Kedem Shinar Design & Architecture borrows from the world of graphic design to update this 1960s unit.<p>Tel Aviv, also know as the White City, is home to the world’s largest number of buildings (about 4,000) of Bauhaus-style...<p>A husband-and-wife architect team transforms a 607-square-foot Manhattan …

Tel Aviv

18 Closet Organization Ideas You'll Want to Steal Immediately

We're all about #6.<p>A tidy, well-kept closet is the best: Not only do mornings run more smoothly, but all of a sudden your outfit options seem limitless. If you want to give your wardrobe the respect it deserves, try some of these ideas to make the most of your space.

New Mexico

The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, just announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted 173,444 entries from 171 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted images with us, …

Oh Hey, Honeycomb Shelves

We recently hung our honeycomb shelves. My dad and grandpa hung them. These shelves were a DIY project last year here on the blog (see the original …

SDM Apartment by Arquitectura en Movimiento Workshop

Arquitectura en Movimiento Workshop have designed a two-storey apartment for a family in Mumbai, India.<p>From the architects<p>Located in central Mumbai, …

Patricia Urquiola's Luna cabinet conceals items behind pivoting doors

<b>Maison&Objet 2015:</b> quadrants of this circular cabinet by Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola swing open to reveal the contents stored inside.<p>Created …

Furniture

10 MissGlamorazzi Hair Tutorials for Every Occasion

Whether she’s chatting about makeup, fashion, food or in this case, hair, <i>MissGlamorazzi</i> is a total YouTube sensation. With over three million subscribers, Ingrid Nilsen’s ever-so-popular YouTube channel has everything you want and more. Our favorite part of the <i>Project Runway: Threads</i> judge’s …

Hairstyling

Shiba Inu Puppy Is Ready to Give a Hug Whenever His Human Asks for One

Kibo, the very intelligent Shiba Inu puppy who knows how to wait for his dinner, gives his human Jon Sun a hug whenever Jon asks for one.<p>image via …

Web Design

15 Famous Companies That Originally Sold Something Else

Some companies find their niche and stick to it. But others have to adapt to changing markets in order to thrive. Here's a look at some companies …

Pop Culture

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

Heists Finally Come To 'Grand Theft Auto Online'

“I know you’ve been complaining, but you weren’t ready,” heist mastermind, Lester, tells a player in the opening seconds of a trailer for <i>Grand Theft Auto Online’s ‘Heists’</i> trailer.<p>And I suppose this is also Rockstar speaking through Lester to its legion of GTA fans. Heists—the centerpiece of the …

A Chief Innovation Officer’s Actual Responsibilities

Corporate innovation efforts at large companies often lack a clear mission and framework. At one European energy company we looked at, no less than four different groups were supposed to be working on innovation, yet none were supporting what was actually going at the business unit level. To make …

Quirky and GE Unveil Products That Will Make Your Home Smarter - Dwell

The new devices are geared toward lighting, energy consumption, and security—the top three areas where smart technology has the most potential to make an impact according to research by Quirky and GE. Kaufman called the products "the seven building blocks for an affordable and accessible home." …

Home Automation

Ball-Shaped Pendant Lamp Made of 150 Single Tea-Lights: Elaine by Daniel Becker

Lighting series Elaine is based on a one-off, which Daniel Becker developed during his studies at Braunschweig University of Art under the topic …

SciShow Explains How and Why Leaves Change Color and Fall Off Trees

Guest host Michael Aranda explains the science of how and why leaves change color in the fall, and the cellular process by which they fall off trees …

Web Design

9 Habits That Lead to Terrible Decisions

Several years ago we came up with a great idea for a new leadership-development offering we thought would be valuable to everyone. We had research demonstrating that when people embarked on a self-development program, their success increased dramatically when they received follow-up encouragement. …

Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity