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Is How I See Color How You See Color? Four Games That Test Your Color Vision

Photographers typically spend a lot of time thinking about color, everything from editing in Photoshop, calibrating a screen, or lighting with gels …

Tutorials

11 Ways Successful People Deal With People They Don't Like

Everyone has to interact with someone they don't get along with every once in a while, so be prepared the next time it happens to you.<p>Author of A Paperboy's Fable: The 11 Principles of Success<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s inevitable that you’ll encounter people …

Learn how to play piano chords in under 8 minutes

Even if you've taken a lesson or two, this brisk run through the basics of musical chords probably will remind you of something you've long forgotten.<p>…

8 Tips to Become a Millionaire This Year

Becoming rich has more to do with restraint and tenacity than it does brilliance or luck.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Millionaire. It’s a title that plenty of us would love to have. But, is that actually feasible?<p>Believe it or not, becoming a millionaire is a goal …

7 Strategies That Will Help You Eliminate Procrastination

This column is by Zdravko Cvijetic, Founder of Zero toThe post 7 Strategies That Will Help You Eliminate Procrastination appeared first on iamwire.

12 Facts About Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater

Tucked away in the sleepy forests of southwestern Pennsylvania sits one of the world’s most famous buildings: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater. …

20 Romantic Date Ideas for Any Budget

30 Profound Quotes From Eckhart Tolle That Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

Eckhart Tolle is a famous spiritual teacher promoting mindfulness and living in the now. His teachings often contradict what we are taught in the …

The Biggest Complaints About 401(k)s

Saving for retirement is a lot like going to the dentist. We all know we should do it, but it’s easy to procrastinate because it’s painful and …

Retirement

A Zen Master Explains the True Meaning of Non-Attachment and Why Most People Get it Wrong

A lot of people tend to misunderstand the non-attachment concept inspired by Buddhism.<p>While some people think it’s negative, non-attachment actually …

Have no money to invest? Here are 5 easy ways to save

I can’t think of one person who wouldn’t want to save for their retirement. It’s on most of our minds and as we get older the concern for our nest …

Personal Finance

Here's Why These Couples Actually Love Living Together

If you’ve heard a story of a couple who moved in together only to find out they didn’t exactly like the way their partner does things — whether that’s a penchant for letting dishes pile up in the sink or a habit of leaving the TV on when they fall asleep — you might be reluctant to take the next …

14 Tips For Incorporating Shiplap Into your Home

Farmhouse style decorating has been on the rise ever since the beginning of HGTV’s show Fixer Upper. Hosts, Chip and Joanna Gaines, take houses from …

Dalai Lama: 5 things to keep in mind for the next four years

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Dalai Lama has some advice for anyone who is looking for happiness, no matter what their circumstances.<p>The Nobel Peace Prize-winning spiritual and political leader of the Tibetan people in exile, spoke about the incoming administration in an interview with CNN's chief medical …

Mindfulness

Jaw-Dropping New Video Proves All Disney-Pixar Movies Are Connected

Behold, all of the Pixar "Easter eggs" you've never noticed before.<p>It's well-known that Disney animated films are interconnected. One recent example appears in the new movie <i>Moana</i>, during which the shape-shifting character Maui briefly morphs into Sven from <i>Frozen.</i><p>Now a new video posted to <i>Toy Story's</i> …

This Simple One Light Overhead Setup Makes for Dramatic Portraits

We’re crazy about great one-light portraits, and fashion and portrait photographer Jeff Rojas is an expert at creating and honing these minimalist …

Photography

How to Master the Art of the Business Meal | Inc.com

Nowhere are manners more evident than during a business meal.<p>There's more to dining etiquette than knowing which fork to use. A real pro will walk away from the table leaving others with a favorable impression, setting the stage for the next steps in the relationship. Whether you're a host or …

7 ways you could be setting yourself up for financial disaster

Of course, one of the most popular attractions in San Francisco is the beautiful Golden Gate Bridge. It's absolutely breathtaking to behold in all its majesty.<p>Ironically, the gorgeous span is also an extremely popular suicide location; more than 1,300 people have jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge …

How to Create a Strong Focal Point and Manage Attention Inside Your Photos

Focal point is a term that photographers and photography blogs throw around continually. “Create a focal point,” it’s said, “it should be the first …

The man who tried to photograph thoughts and dreams

A French Commandant’s belief that he could photograph the inner workings of the mind has important lessons for modern science.<p>Spare a thought for poor Madame Darget. How she must have sighed when her husband bounded over to the sofa in his office where she was attempting to rest. In his hands, he …

The Brain

Milanote is the Evernote for creatives

The late Steve Jobs once said:<p>Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences …

These vivid photos capturing 'lonely houses' are incredibly beautiful

An artist’s stunning photos of ‘lonely houses’ captured in different countries have become a hit on social media.<p>Manuel Pita, who shares his work under the pseudonym of Sejkko, explores the “connection between being at home and being alone” in his photography.<p>His passion for taking photos was …

Eckhart Tolle Reveals the Best Way to Overcome Emotional Suffering

I think we all can agree that everyone encounters suffering. However, some people come out of it better than others.<p>The question is, what’s the best …

You Need to Have a Separate Account for Your Down Payment

Saving up money is no easy feat, and a down payment on a home is not exactly a small amount to tally up, especially if you're looking to buy a home …

Here's what it was like to be George Washington, who was dethroned as the richest president in US history

<b>• Donald Trump is now the wealthiest person to ever become president.</b><p><b>• Before him, George Washington was considered the richest president in history.</b><p><b>• He had an estimated net worth of $525 million, in today's dollars.</b><p>Donald Trump is the wealthiest president in history.<p>Forbes estimates his net worth …

St. Vincent’s Latest Guitar Collaboration With “Room for Breasts”

It’s often said that the guitar was designed to evoke a woman’s body, but it has taken until recently for women to get guitars that were actually made <i>for</i> us. This week, Annie Clark—also known as St. Vincent—debuted her latest collaboration with Ernie Ball Music Man on Instagram: more colors of the …

Guitar

Pablo Escobar’s Son Is . . . An Architect?!

And he’s pretty good, too. Architect’s Newspaper spoke to Sebastián Marroquín about his life and work.<p>Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar once supplied 80% of the cocaine in the United States and was worth an estimated $30 billion at his peak. He was a hero to some of his countrymen, one of the …

The first time women marched on Washington, they were beaten and hospitalized

Suffragette city turned ugly in 1913<p>On a cold day in early March 1913, 27-year-old Inez Milholland sat placidly astride her horse, Gray Dawn, on …

Feminism

10 Pairs of Winter-Ready Boots You Can Wear with a Suit

The weather's going to be rough. Make sure to protect those feet.<p>Now that winter has arrived with all it's fury, it's time to trade in those oxfords for a pair of boots. Of course, if you're wearing a suit, you don't want to strap on some furry pair of arctic moon boots and completely ruin your …

How Earning $30,000 a Year Can Turn You Into a Millionaire

How to Become a Millionaire Earning $30,000 a Year<p>By Investing Starting at age 25 You can Become a Millionaire<p>Updated January 01, 2018<p>It may sound …