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Why time management is ruining our lives | Oliver Burkeman

All of our efforts to be more productive backfire – and only make us feel even busier and more stressed<p>The eternal human struggle to live meaningfully in the face of inevitable death entered its newest phase one Monday in the summer of 2007, when employees of Google gathered to hear a talk by a …

Time Management

4 Mistakes Every Startup Makes

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider netwo</i><i>rk is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

I Spent a Month Meditating On the Go and Now I'm Hooked

Subway zen FTW.<p>From an inevitable quarter-life crisis to pre-/post-election anxieties, it's no wonder 2016 is the year I finally gave into the idea of meditation. The inside of my brain was like the bottom of my carry-all—a crazy, scrambled mess. And instead of pausing and taking the all of five …

7 Reasons Why 90% of Start-ups Fail and How to be the 10%

Winning is a conscious decision. Avoid these seven pitfalls and be the 10% that win!<p>As a former Navy SEAL, it's easy for me to see the correlation between the worlds of entrepreneurship and special operations. They both have similar attrition rates. Managing fear is critical. And both can have very …

Why Performance Management Is Dead And Performance Motivation Is Here To Stay [Infographic]

How’s your team performing?<p>Before you start the process of performance evaluations, take 10 minutes and discover why performance management is dead and performance motivation is here to stay.<p>As we know, performance management is the term used to refer to activities, tools, processes, and programs …

Project Management

10 white paint ideas for your next project

The seemingly simple color is more complex than you thought<p>When it comes to wall color selection, you would think white was the simple choice; You would be wrong. Anyone who has held a paint deck knows that there are countless variations of the colorless color. We turned to the subjects of our …

Home Decorating

The 20 Best White Paints, According to Top Interior Designers

They might be from the same color family, but they're oh-so different.<p>White paint can make or break a room, so we looked to the pros to tell us everything we need to know about the best shades.<p>China White, Benjamin Moore<p>"It seldom fails me, no matter where in the country I use it. It doesn't break …

The simple, 3-step formula that made Steve Jobs' speeches so compelling

He transformed the often unimaginative product launch into a theatrical production, complete with a cast, sets, props, and music.<p>At the center of it all, Jobs was the showman who used the classic components of narrative to inspire his audiences.<p>Remarkably, Jobs used the same 3-act storytelling …

Steve Jobs

6 free online classes you should consider before going to business school

So you’ve been considering getting an MBA.<p>It seems like a foolproof plan, right? After all, the MBA is the degree that opens the doors to the world …

Eight Books That Influenced My Business In 2015

There are two ways I challenge myself to become a better business leader: meeting regularly with my executive coaching group, Vistage, and reading more books. Ever since I launched BookPal in 2005, I’ve been exposed to some of the best books for business. Over the past few years, I’ve filled my …

The Open Startup

Building in the open has incredible benefits, I have started my last three businesses that way, here are a few lessons I learned along the way.<p><b>Start</b> …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

How to train your brain by thinking like an expert

Gary Klein is one of most influential psychologists today. In his 2013 book, "Seeing What Others Don't", he postulated a model categorising all types …

9 stupid mistakes entrepreneurs make, according to a guy who started 20 businesses and failed at 17 of them

<b>A) IGNORING THE "SIX MONTH RULE"</b><p>I was on the board of a business where we all got the financials for that month and realized that the company had six months of cash in the bank.<p>I called the CEO. He said, "no problem. We have six months. I'll raise money a long time before then and we have some big …

Entrepreneurship

Articles about 5 modern glass houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the architecture, design, and art worlds to the Johnson-designed...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple …

Architecture

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Take a Bite Out of 24 Modern Dining Rooms

• 1 |<br>• Designer: Real World Studio & Die Small<p>You don’t need an expansive room to have a delicious dining experience. This simple table and chairs is …

Contemporary Leach St House in Perth by Signature Custom Homes

Bright, beautiful and captivating, the posh <b>Leach St House</b> in <i>Perth</i> showcases a beautiful balance between contemporary charisma and flowing …

Wall Art

Luxurious Decor and Minimalist Overtones Shape Stylish Perth Home

Cheerful, contemporary and innovative, the <i>Appealathon House</i> by Grandwood by Zorzi in <b>Perth</b>, Western Australia is a stylish modern home draped in …

Modern Apartment Situated on the 18th Floor of Moscow Skyscraper

Located on the 18th floor of an apartment building in Moscow, this contemporary home was envisioned by architect Alexandra Fyodorova. You probably …

Modern Staircases That Stand Out For Unique Reasons

Our desire to always go higher and our love for beauty inspired us to create some really amazing staircase designs. We’ve explored a few of the most …

A Heavenly 2 Storey Home Under 500 square meters (With Floor Plan)

• 1 |<p>An open floor plan is a trendy description when it comes to modern homes, but the spacious main living area here looks nearly timeless. A …

Interior Design

Gabion Walls – What They Are And How To Use Them In Your Landscape

Ever used the term “gabion wall”? Sounds a little strange but it’s basically just the marriage between rocks and wire. These two simple materials are …

10 examples of corporate identity design done the right way

Corporate identity design is pretty much the only way to give a face to brands and corporations. It is crucial to any business and shows the …

Graphic Design

12 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

The online movie and TV service has a vast cache of business and tech documentaries that anyone with a subscription can watch instantly. The topics range from profiles of great tech innovators like Steve Jobs to deep dives into industrial design.<p>Each of these 12 documentaries offers an entertaining …

Bill Gates

15 Styling Tricks That Make A Small Living Room Seem Bigger Than It Is

Not an overstatement.<p>If your living room is cramped and cluttered, the last thing you'll want to do is hang out there. That is, unless you trick your eye into thinking your room is bigger than it appears. It's not magic; it's just smart styling. Get ready to Pin all these tips.

Weekend Blowout Sale: Download $77 Worth Of iOS, Mac Apps For Free

Here’s a rundown of some of the best paid iOS and Mac apps that have gone free for a limited period for this weekend only. Head over the jump for the …