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Nat Geo Photo Editor On Listening to Your Inner Voice and Putting the Photo First

If you’ve ever dreamed of being published in <i>National Geographic</i> — and let’s be honest, a good number of us have fantasized about that career path — …

8 Creativity Lessons From A Pixar Animator

Pixar creates films with monsters, toys, and flying houses that make grown men cry. How do the studio’s animators stay so inspired?<p>Sometimes immersing yourself in the creative world of people doing amazing things can bring unexpected results.<p>My son Justin is interested in 3-D animation, and my …

Creativity

How Startups Can Tap Into Google's Secret Sauce: OKRs

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As startups tend to focus on scalability and profit, often employee goal setting is put on the back burner. But this move can be detrimental to a company, its culture and employee morale. So taking a page from search-engine …

Management

Why You Can Never Finish Anything And How to Finally Change It

Never finishing what you start is more than a bad habit–it stems from fears and hesitations. Here’s how to get past the procrastinator’s paralysis.<p>The law of inertia tells us a body in motion stays in motion. And the same goes for projects, creative ideas, daily tasks, half-written emails, and that …

The Way Mayor Aja Brown Is Transforming Compton Is A Model For Every Leader

To change a corrupt, violent city, Aja Brown is earning back the trust of its citizens. This requires Instagram, coffee meetings, and an insane amount of focus.<p>Aja Brown wasn’t raised in Compton. Her mother fled the city to raise her children after her own mother–Aja’s grandmother–was raped and …

True Leaders Have True Grit

How determined are you? Use this 12-question quiz to find out.<p>It’s not every day that distinguished Ivy League professors quote Hollywood actors in their epigraphs. But that’s exactly what Angela Duckworth, associate professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, did in a recent article …

Self-improvement

The 10 Must-Have Ingredients for a Successful Invention

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sometimes I feel like a priest. When I tell people I am not only an inventor but also help other innovators, just about every person has a “confession:” They have an idea, one they have been nursing for years and want to get it …

Entrepreneurship

Be Prepared: 4 Ways to Outthink Your Competitors

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In <i>The Art of War,</i> Sun Tzu wrote that "It’s more important to outthink your enemy than outfight him." Even after 2,500 years, this maxim is still so universal and relevant.<p>Sun Tzu warns against waging war without a strategy or …

Google Search

Keep Up on Social Media With These 5 Tools for Savvy Businesses

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Prevent your content from getting lost amongst the infinite streams of information on social networks by using a variety of tools to jumpstart your social media efforts. There are many social tools to choose from with a variety …

Social Media

4 Big Reasons to Overhaul Your Social-Media Marketing in 2014

Experts in the field weigh in on the biggest trends you can jump on to make your brand stand out on social media.<p>With emerging trends and technology in social media moving faster than your busy Twitter feed, it's hard to know what to pay attention to and what to discard.<p>I turned to the experts to …

Social Media

6 Social Media Tips That Will Improve Your Marketing

Do you know when you need to put a period in front of your tweets? Bring your social media strategies up to speed with this useful list of unique tips.<p>When it comes to helping you out with social media, we often like to categorize things. For example, we’d write about the optimal timing of your …

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Water for the Elephants pattern by Yvette Noel

I loved the novel Water For the Elephants so much. I wanted to do some socks with an elephant on them. When I needed a gift for my Yoga instructor …

Remember 'Draw Something'? Its Founder Is Now Writing Something -- A Screenplay.

2 min read<p>The creator of Draw Something is longing to write something.<p>Charles Forman, 33, who founded the video game company OMGPop and struck gold with its Pictionary-like Draw Something app in 2012, is pursuing a different sort of dream these days: screenwriting.<p>After Forman sold his company to …

Writing

Portraits Emerge from an Incredible Collage of Objects

New York-based artist Michael Mapes continues to expand his portfolio of meticulously assembled artworks made of thousands of collected specimens. Each piece in the artist's newest and laboriously executed collection consists of countless materials that have each been pinned to a board to form a …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 11 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

T HOUSE: A Modern Country Retreat in Quebec

Designed for a busy urban Montreal family, T HOUSE offers the family a retreat in the country in Quebec’s Eastern Townships. Natalie Dionne …

Architecture

Amazing Gundam Artworks

I must confess that the Gundam franchise just got my attention recently after watching the Pacific Rim movie, don't know why but giant robots are …

Anime