Gaurav Bhandari

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Here’s How to Achieve Professional Lighting Design in Your Home With a Simple Switch

NOON light switches let you coordinate all the lights in your home with one touch, meaning setting the mood for any occasion with scene-based lighting has never been simpler.<p>When it comes to setting the vibe in your home, lighting might just be the most important element. It may seem like a minor …

Home Automation

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

New Roku Channel Subscription Helps Unbundle Cable Programming

Deciding to cut the cable cord is becoming an ever easier decision to make.<p><b>Roku</b> (NASDAQ:ROKU) is reportedly ready to make its streaming service more …

Roku

Bucket List: 10 Fun Marathons

Under the right circumstances, a marathon can be a 26.2-mile-long block party—like one of these.<p>1 of 11<p>If you’ve ever twisted yourself inside out to beat a time goal, you know some marathons are fun only in retrospect. But under the right circumstances, a marathon can be a 26.2-mile-long block …

Marathons

The Strategic Role of Product Management when Development goes Agile

While software development teams have been moving toward agile methods for years, many product managers are only now becoming aware of it. An agile …

Product Management

18 Shower Essentials That'll Elevate Your Morning Routine

The shower is where you go rinse away the grit of the day (or prepare yourself for it if you shower in the morning). It's the best place to cool off …

Skin Care

Every Tourist in New Orleans Makes These 11 Mistakes

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: New Orleans is unlike anywhere else on this planet. The city essentially forces you — in the best way …

Travel

Harvard Business Review

June 19, 2018<p>The Real Reason You Work Nights and Weekends<p><b>From Amy Bernstein</b><br>Editor, Harvard Business Review<p>Here’s a startling stat: Most managers spend upwards of 85% of their workday on email, in meetings, and on the phone. As a result, too many of us have gotten into the habit of collaborating …

Management

Ranking Every Type of Salt by How Healthy It Is

(I still don’t know how I convinced a dietician to help me write this article)When my editor approached me about listing an assortment of salts in …

Food

5 Foolproof Strategies To Find And Land Your Next Remote Gig

It’s easy to see the appeal of remote work. You can get things done from home, a local cafe, a cushy co-working space, or even mix and match work and travel. Remote workers to a larger extent can control their own schedules, and select a variety of roles to pursue.<p>There are certain challenges …

Employment

When Generalists Are Better Than Specialists, and Vice Versa

What’s the best way to boost creativity on your team? There’s really no simple answer. Even the research is split on the best approach to take.<p>One view is that the key to creative breakthroughs is being able to combine or leverage different areas of expertise. After all, every innovation somehow …

Human Resources

Try to Resist Booking This Treetop Hotel in Thailand After Seeing the Incredible Photos

If the hustle and bustle of everyday life has left you yearning for some sleep in the skies, Thailand is your answer. The country is full of weird …

Thailand

This Kitchen Cabinet Color Will Be Trendy for a Long Time

Our sister site, Apartment Therapy, has written before about kitchens with green cabinets, and blue cabinets, and black cabinets — and those are all …

Kitchens

Great Leaders Are Confident, Connected, Committed, and Courageous

Brad was leading a difficult turnaround of his company and had decided to fire his head of sales, who was a nice guy but wasn’t performing.<p>Three months later, he still hadn’t fired him.<p>I asked him why. His answer? “I’m a wimp!”<p>Brad (not his real name — I’ve changed some details to protect people’s …

Leadership

The 7 Best Presentation Software Tools For Entrepreneurs

Having great ideas, knowing the facts you want to convey and presenting a pitch deck so successfully that you get funded can be very different things. Regardless of the stage of your company, a lot of your success is riding on a few slides.<p>This is something I was reminded when I covered the pitch …

Infographics

This Is The Right Way To Talk To Your Dog

If you're talking to your favorite furry friend in a "baby voice"... you're not alone – it's our natural inclination to address both pets and babies …

Lips

38 Runner Pickup Lines Guaranteed* to Work

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Street Style

Wardrobe Essentials - Men's White Sneakers

In 2017 I put together our top picks for men’s white sneakers. But I wanted to go into a little more detail on why white sneakers are soo cool. Why …

Shoes

6 things the happiest families all have in common

Family life is hectic. Most of us play it by ear and hope it works out well. Or maybe you haven’t started a family yet but when you do you want to do …

Parenting

The Perfect Margarita Recipe

"Mastering the margarita requires a certain amount of practice, but once you dial-in your perfect ratio, it's a really easy cocktail to replicate. …

c:recipes

This Unexpected Country Has Europe’s Most Flat-Out Stunning Coasts

If you feel like people are all of a sudden hyped about Croatia -- a gorgeous country in southern Europe you hadn’t heard much about until the past …

European Travel

Nike put its energy-returning foam into a shoe you can train in

Feel fast everyday.<p>Runners typically save their very best for race day: Their freshest legs, their best headspace, and their spediest shoes, hopefully coalesce to achieve a fast time. But, the vast majority of a runner’s pavement pounding comes during training, and those practice runs require …

Shoes

How Much Does a Financial Advisor Make?

It pays to know how to handle money - literally. If you're good enough to help manage the financial situation of others, you just may be able to …

Retirement

Two Cheap Ways To Renew Your Kitchen Cabinets

Cabinets are the largest cost on many kitchen remodeling jobs. But most old cabinets can be refreshed, even if they’re in terrible shape.<p>You can make …

Kitchens

The 3 Most Important Slides In Your Pitch Deck

Each and every slide is important. Yet, if you only have time to really nail and improve on some of them before your next investor meeting, which ones do you focus on?<p>Decks seem to be shrinking. It’s perfectly acceptable to only have 10 slides in your deck. 20 is pushing the long side. While this …

Venture Capital

Who needs Paris? 10 smaller cities with just as much culture and style

Forget Paris, Rome and Vienna; these smaller cities are just as big on culture and style.<p>1. Vintage Seville<p>Andalucia’s lively capital may lack size, but it offers an atmospheric old town, 12th-century architecture, the Moorish Alcázar palace and the grand square of Plaza de España, combined with …

European Travel

Get a global SIM card and 3-day data package for $17

KnowRoaming's card works all over the world and comes with three days' worth of unlimited data. BBH-exclusive!<p><i>ZDNet's Business Bargain Hunter scours</i> …

Tech Trends

Blue Blazers - How To Wear The Most Versatile Men's Fashion Item

Let's talk timelessness. Right up there at the top of the list, alongside dark-washed denim and a great leather jacket, is the blazer. But have you …

Men's Fashion

12 Breathtaking Places to Visit in Portugal Before You Die

There is something unique and fascinating for everyone to discover throughout Portugal. Featuring idyllic beaches, wild terrain and hidden ancient …

European Travel

8 free fitness apps that can help you get in shape — and what they're best for

Getting in shape can change your life.<p>Regular exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have. It can improve your physical health, fight disease, extend your life, boost your mood and memory, combat anxiety and depression, and more. Plus, it just feels good to be fit.<p>If you don't …

Exercise