Dan Sceney

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Steve Jobs' Best Productivity Tricks

Regardless of how your feel about Apple, Steve Jobs was an incredibly prolific CEO who was more than just the face of the company. Before his death …

Typography

15 ways YOU will screw up your next placement

The biggest cause of placements going wrong is the recruiter making assumptions. Assumptions that are flawed. Information is what drives success in …

How Do I Ask Someone to Be My Mentor?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I understand how useful it is to have a mentor, or someone whose experience I can benefit from. Once I've found someone though, how …

Mentoring

20 World-Class Presentation Experts Share Their Top Tips

Have you ever sat through a presentation that seemed to slog on and on? Presenters that are disorganized, dwell on trivial information and give long winded explanations that lead nowhere?<p>Too many presentations are afflicted by poor planning and poor visuals. The audience who come to see these …

Ask a Question After Connecting with Someone for Better Networking

When you connect with someone at a networking event or online, it's not always clear what to do next. Ask a question to keep the conversation …

Networking

Email Etiquette for Entrepreneurs

Running a startup is pretty much synonymous with "sending lots of emails," but you don't want to be spammy and annoying when you're emailing people …

Productivity

The Best Productivity Tricks You Can Learn From Firefighters

Firefighters are always a call away, ready to tackle potentially dangerous situations. But while their job probably carries a ton of stress and …

Fire Fighting

Add Custom Shelving to the Empty Space Above Your Closet

If you have limited space inside your closet, it's time to look to some of the unused space above it. The Family Handyman has a quick plan for custom …

Recruiters - tentative language is destroying your cred!

We don’t mean to be tentative, do we? We want to be bold, strong and confident when dealing with clients. Yet time and again, we use words that are …

​Sell Someone on Your Idea by Taking Them Out to Lunch

You might think that paying for lunch is a cheap bribe, but lunch can be a smart way to control the situation and present your ideas in the best …

Bribery

4 Smart Exercises You Can Do with a Swiss Ball

Here’s how to turn the stability ball into a muscle-building, strength-surging tool<p>Go on YouTube and you’ll see guys attempting to jump or do big-muscle moves like squats and presses while teetering on Swiss balls. What they're doing is not only dangerous, but also ineffective.Use a Swiss ball the …

Braven Mira

Take your "singing in the shower" to a whole new level with Braven´s latest release, the water-resistant, lightweight Bluetooth speaker - Mira. The …

Wireless

The Floating Mug

After a successful Kickstarter campaign, the original floating mug is available for purchase. Inspired by the banana holder, the unique white …

Crowd Funding

6 Easy Ways To Improve Your LinkedIn Profile In 15 Minutes

As a thriving professional hub, you can standout to potential employers, meet with like-minded people, and showcase your experiences, talents, and successes. Additionally, a professional-looking LinkedIn profile can significantly strengthen your personal brand and position you as the winning …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

HomeMade Modern EP8 $5 Bucket Stool

The $5 bucket stool epitomizes exactly what we are trying to do at HMM. The stool is durable, simple to make and aesthetically pleasing. It looks …

Gardening Without a Yard

You need zero square feet to grow food.<p>I frequently nag friends, family, and strangers to start gardening. “I’d love to have a garden, but I don’t have a yard” is by far the most common excuse I hear. No more! Here are some of my favorite DIY designs for growing food that require not even an inch …

Cleaning BBQ Grills the Magic Way - TGIF - This Grandma is Fun

I love to BBQ for so many reasons. Instead of being in a hot kitchen I can enjoy grilling in my cool backyard. Outside of marinating the meat, BBQing …

Jorg Gray Watches - Ape to Gentleman

In a tough economic climate, albeit improving (spread the good news) – we all still want to look our best, and treat ourselves to quality, in every …

Watches

Smartwatch Concept | By Gabor Balogh

Now this is how a smart watch should look like! Why do smart watches have to look like smart watches? why can´t they look like normal watches? that …

Smartwatches

Frozen Peas | Ice Sphere Mold

The Frozen Peas ice mold makes creating ice spheres a simple procedure without needing a fancy device. With a simple and to the point design, the …

Peas

Wooden Pallet Patio Chairs

With all the nice warm weather in northern California, I decided that I wanted to build a few patio chairs to be able to enjoy evenings outside. With a limited budget (both time and money) I didn’t want to purchase expensive lumber from the hardware store and have to worry about staining or sealing …

How to make an Adirondack Chair

Galvanized Metal & Wood Wall Organizer

Our office needs some serious organization. I’ve done what I can with what we have, but it’s time to start focusing on things to help make the office …