Jessica Chen

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10 Must

There are plenty of great books out there. But most people have one incredible book that completely changed their perspective and the trajectory of …

One Pot Roasted Red Pepper and Sausage Alfredo

You know that feeling when you’re working on something and you’re like 75% sure it’s not going to turn out well for one reason or another?<p>That’s how …

7 TED Talks on Happiness That Will Make You Smile From Ear to Ear

Fact: Bad days happen to good people. Even when you give up those old habits to be happier, switch up your morning routine, and do that one thing all …

TED Talks

70+ Free Web Design Resources You Never Knew Existed

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>No matter how creative and knowledgeable you are in web design, you cannot come up with the best web …

7 Amazing Personal Development Books To Read

12Shares<p>ShareEmailComments<p>It is safe to say that we are all unhappy with our lives to an extent, for whatever reason. And while there are definitely …

7 Books That Will Change How You See The World

By Mark Manson,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1RoJeGW<p>A good book is like a mind orgasm. Here are seven of the most mind-fucking, reality-reshaping, …

Top 10 Books That Will Change Your Life in 2016

Photograph courtesy Getty Images<p>These titles will make you reflect, say yes and choose joy in the year ahead.<p>Our preview of 10 carefully selected …

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh shares 4 business books he thinks everyone should read

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh wants his employees to continuously explore new ideas. That's why there's a library of some of his favorite books at Zappos' Las Vegas headquarters.<p>Over the years he's recommended well over 20 business books— including his own, the 2010 bestseller "Delivering Happiness" — and …

14 TED Talks to watch when you're feeling totally burned out

If this sounds like you, odds are you're burned out.<p>Burnout isn't just the greatest challenge to the global health system or a drain on the American workplace — it's wreaking havoc on your well-being.<p>But with the help of TED's expansive online library of presentations, you can quickly learn what …

A Harvard psychologist says too many people think about happiness all wrong

Generally speaking, trying hard is a great way to achieve most of what you want in life.<p>Put in more effort at work and your prospects for a promotion will almost definitely improve — at least more than they would if you simply accepted the status quo of being a slacker.<p>Date a lot of people and …

This Is What You Need To Remember If You’re Trying To Make A Difference With Your Passions

By Marisa Donnelly,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1oo68BZ<p>We live in a world of constant opposition. We’re told to go to school, find dependable …

2 research-backed ways to charm everyone you meet

Someone who is happy for you, wants the best for you and delights in your successes. Right?<p>And research agrees: <i>Being happy for people during their good times is more important than how we deal with the bad:</i><p>What really makes couples bond? How they handle the good times, not the bad.<br>• What about …

Giving Up On Your Dream Doesn’t Make You A Quitter

By Jessica Hines,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1H787g3<p>Pinpointing the exact moment I knew I wanted to be a writer is kind of fuzzy for me. It’s …

Trying To Make Sense Of Your Life Is What’s Actually Holding You Back

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1UcKWKp<p>You should try to make sense of your feelings. You should trace the lines of your thinking, …

Your Life Doesn’t Wait Until You’re Ready

By Heidi Priebe,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1DjxFcf<p>I have a friend who recently joined online dating. “I really like this guy I’m talking to,” …

Your Essential QUOTES Collections of All Time

We enjoy reading quotes. Quotes are really useful because they contain well-expressed wisdom and motivation. Wisdom involves an integration of …

7 Epic Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Listen To

As an entrepreneur, you should be constantly putting in the research to track the activity of your competitors, understand your audience, and keep …

The 8 Most Recommended Books for Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur, finding time to read may be difficult. The one thing you can gain from taking the time to read is inspiration. By reading through …

Crafts Made with Old Bottle Caps

We love the idea of crafting with items and objects that you wouldn’t normally thing to use. Upcycling also helps you reduce your carbon footprint …

Microsoft's Official Guide For A DIY, Raspberry Pi-Powered Magic Mirror With Face Detection

Smart mirrors have been all the rage this year, and it looks like Microsoft's getting into the game too. While Microsoft's mirror is teased as a …

20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

You Need This DIY Murphy Bar in Your Life ASAP

Ladies and Gentlemen: Welcome to one of my favorite projects of all time — the wall-mounted murphy bar. There are so many reasons why I love this project. Small-space living is real, and this bar is the perfect solution. This DIY bar can be used for cocktail hour or a craft desk space. Plus, it’s …

Woodworking

GEO PLANTER DIY - Love + Color

Color blocked geo planters are my current favorite outdoor accessory and make a vibrant addition to my tiny outdoor space. This DIY was pretty easy …

DIY Cloud Light

We're card carrying members of the string light appreciation society and Therese's fun and inventive DIY is a great way to add another whimsical …

How To Make a Clever Leather Key-Holder for Just a Few Bucks

It'll silence the jangling and look good in the process.<p>There are no shortage of pocket gadgets that aim to organize your keys in a more uniform, compact way than than a standard, jangly ring. Among the most recognizable are the Swiss Army-style KeySmart and the switchbladestyle Keyport. Cool …

10 TED Talks to Watch for Some Major Career Inspo

Whether you’re dreaming of moving up the corporate ladder at your current gig or you’re considering a career pivot, finding and landing your dream job is no easy task. Luckily for us, the Internet is filled with much more than cat Vines and fail vids (although, we do love a good summer Pinterest …

Shonda Rhimes

MAGIC Decal Tutorial with Free Printables

Some of you may remember, a little while back I posted a tutorial for DIY waterslide decals.<p>Among other things, I mentioned how awesome they are for …