Jason Peschel

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Build It: Tabletop Flower Box

This is one of those projects I have been meaning to do for a while. I love having fresh flowers on our table all the time, but when I would put them …

Open Letter to My Daughter, the Camper

Dear Daughter,<p>Tomorrow you leave for overnight camp, the first time you will be away from home for more than a night and/or not under the supervision of a loving Jewish grandparent. Overnight camp is one of the true gifts of your young life -- a reward, if you will, for all of the hardwork you put …

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Barn Doors in Reclaimed Wood - Tracks Included

Single or double doors available in SLIDING or HINGING style setups.<p>Reclaimed wood and steel barn door with metal barn door TRACK INCLUDED. We frame old, reclaimed wood in an industrial-style raw steel frame and mount it on an overhead rolling track system. They divide two rooms while making a …

Wall-mounted charging station plus earphone/cable storage

<b>Materials:</b> Forhoja set of 3 boxes, electric drill with centre bit, wood glue, a few small nails, strip of 4×1 cm wood, extension lead<p><b>Description:</b> We …

If You Do These 3 Things, You’re Probably A Hateable Boss

To avoid being a gigantic jerk, you need to understand what gigantic jerks do. Luckily, leadership experts Amy Jen Su and Muriel Maignan Wilkins have done research on this.<p>“If you realize you’re going to sound like an asshole at least three times a week, you’re apt to catch yourself at it now and …

How To See What Others Don't (In Order To Increase Your Chances of Success)

Seeing What Others Don’t is not only the title of new book by Gary Klein, it is also a mantra that can make you successful.<p>Let’s deal with the book first and then my assertion.<p>Although I have never met him, I have been a fan of Klein for years. He is a very smart guy who is a senior scientist at …

The secret to getting engineers to be more charismatic

<i>Olivia Fox Cabane is an executive coach with an unusual approach: She teaches her clients how to become more charismatic. It’s an odd calling for someone who is an introvert by nature. In this excerpt from “The Charisma Coach” published by Matter, writer Teresa Chin explains why Silicon Valley</i> …

ChoreMonster Makes Chores Fun for Kids [Invites]

It doesn’t happen often, but when an entrepreneur truly gets kids <b>and</b> tech, the results can be amazing. Take Everything Butt Art, for example. The charming app was first a book, but seeing the idea on an iPad takes the concept into an entirely different direction.<p>Now, another group of entrepreneurs …

7 mistakes to avoid in retirement planning

It's complicated, this retirement thing.<p>We keep hearing we need to save more money than we've saved. We're worrying about if we have enough to survive a health care crisis in retirement. And in the middle of all that, we're trying to figure out if we can, indeed, wait a few years before we start …

14 Simple Ways to Get Considerably More Done | Inc.com

In the spirit of the topic, let's get right to it:<p><b>1. Eliminate one ego commitment.</b><p>We all do things that have more to do with ego than results.<p>Maybe you serve on a committee because you like how it looks on your CV. Maybe you teach at a local college because you like the words "adjunct professor."<p>Or …

Productivity

How I Learned to Lean Forward, Every Day | Inc.com

This week marks the one year anniversary of my column on Inc.com. I have enjoyed sharing my experiences and connecting with many of you via Twitter, LinkedIn and via the comments section. I thought I would take this opportunity to explain the title of my column: Lean Forward.<p>I chose this title for …

Entrepreneurship According To Drucker: Your 12 Keys To Success

No question Peter Drucker is a legend.<p>A man with a seriously keen eye for business — his insights still apply to entrepreneurs everywhere.<p>And even though Drucker is deceased, you can hear his words of wisdom calling from the grave if you listen closely.<p>In fact, I finally had the opportunity to open</i> …

8 Ways to Be a Truly Memorable Boss | Inc.com

I remember all of my bosses. Some were bad. Most were good.<p>But only one was truly <i>memorable--</i>in the best possible way.<p>Memorable bosses possess qualities that may not always show up on paper but do always show up where it matters most: in the hearts and minds of the people they lead.<p>Here are eight …

Leadership

3 Leadership Lessons We Can Learn from Gen Y - Switch & Shift

A third of U.S. employees feel chronically overworked. 52% of U.S. families say work interferes with their family or home responsibilities. More than …

Leadership

Are You Considering a Job with Two Managers?

If you are sitting in a job interview and hear the words “dotted line reporting,” you have just encountered the world of matrix management. In these organizational structures, you typically have two bosses: a “straight-line” direct boss, who is the person who prepares your performance review and …

Jacob Barnett, 14-Year-Old With Asperger's Syndrome, May Be Smarter Than Einstein

When Jacob Barnett was 2 years old, he was diagnosed with moderate to severe autism. Doctors told his parents that the boy would likely never talk or read and would probably be forever unable to independently manage basic daily activities like tying his shoe laces.<p>But they were sorely, …

Federal government creates more low-wage jobs than Wal-Mart

The federal government is better at creating low-paying jobs than Wal-Mart and McDonald's combined, according to a new report.<p>A study released earlier this month from the public policy group Demos states that through various forms of government funding in the private sector, nearly two million …