Jacqueline Las

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10 Steps to Creating the Life You Actually Want

Too many people are living in circumstances that they are not happy with. They do not know that they can actually have the life they want. Some have …

Ikea's Ingenious Flat-Pack Shelter Instantly Provides Refugees Temporary Homes

It's made from recyclable plastic, has 68 components and can be constructed in four hours.<p>Ikea is sending refugees homes. Literally.<p>The UN Refugee Agency and the Ikea Foundation partnered to develop a solution to one of the most challenging aspects of refugee camps. For many refugees displaced to …

David Bowie

Social Listening in 2017: The Next Frontier in Social Media

Today, the customer journey is no longer happening merely on your e-commerce website or in your physical store. Rather, it is largely made up of …

Change blue collar for new collar

Artificial Intelligence, inequality and globalisation were central themes of the World Economic Forum in Davos last week.<p>Fearing that AI will destroy …

Want to Be Successful? Start Setting Embarrassingly Small Goals

It may seem counterintuitive, but your big ambitions are holding you back<p>Big goals sound sexy.<p>Take these for instance: <i>"My business is going to make $1 million this year,"</i> or <i>"we're going to grow our customer base by 40 percent,"</i> or even <i>"I'm going to launch three new products by year end."</i><p>All these …

8 Ways Cutthroat Work Cultures Suck The Life Out Of You

Far too many companies believe that a cutthroat pressure-cooker culture gets results. They think that the harder they crack that whip, the better people will perform.<p>Cutthroat business culture is so prevalent that it's a cliché in our society, being the inspiration for countless TV shows and …

The Workplace

How to Live with Purpose if You Don’t Have a Clue

How I stay focused every day<p>“The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.” — Fyodor …

In the time you spend on social media each year, you could read 200 books

Somebody once asked Warren Buffett about his secret to success. Buffett pointed to a stack of books and said,<p>Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. All of you can do it, but I guarantee not many of you will…<p>When I first found this quote …

Self-improvement

Artist Creates Water-Activated Street Art To Make People Smile On A Rainy Day

Like a new modern version of invisible ink, superhydrophobic coatings can also be used to create hidden street art that stays invisible until it gets …

11 Things You'd Never Guess About L.A.

<i>by Iva-Marie Palmer, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Los Angeles is the "City of Angels," but it may as well be called the "City of Secrets." And we're not just talking about deals brokered in secret in Hollywood boardrooms--L.A. also has plenty of history and things to do that goes beyond Tinseltown. Read on …

Banksy Snuck into Gaza to Show You What the Mainstream Media Won't

Anonymous graffiti artist Banksy's latest work of art isn't tucked behind an urban rubbish bin or painted on the side of a skyscraper — it's on …

Banksy Sneaks Into Gaza To Create Controversial Street Art

Banksy, a street artist revered by thousands for his ability to express powerful messages and capture our attention, has finally addressed arguably …

39 Incredibly Simple Life Hacks of Highly Successful People

You can be more successful by adopting some very simple, but powerful new habits in your life.<p>"When asked to describe significant regrets in their lives, more than 8 out of 10 people focused on actions they did not take rather than actions they did. In other words, they focused on things they …

Marketing Drones Scanned Los Angeles For Cellphone Location Data

Spyware? More like skyware!<p>Acting as cheap flying cameras, drones already raise a lot of questions about privacy. But it’s not just aerial photography people should worry about with drones. Earlier this month, AdNear, a Singaporean marketing company, flew drones with sensors that could detect cell …

HondaJet: Worth The Wait?

HondaJet may be one of the most anticipated business aircraft in recent memory—if for no other reason than because its roots can be traced back to the early 1980s, when Honda divulged that it was seriously considering the prospect of developing a very light jet (VLJ).<p>It wasn’t until 2003 when a …

FAA

ISIS Is About to Destroy Biblical History in Iraq

Iraqi antiquities officials are calling on the Obama administration to save Nineveh and other sites around jihadist-occupied Mosul. But are drone …

5 Thoughts That Crush Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ll hear that successful people think differently -- that they are somehow hard-wired for high performance. There's the notion that some entrepreneurs perfectly combine analytical and reasoning skills with optimism, creativity, problem …

Entrepreneurship