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How To Filter Rainwater in a Barrel – 100 Year Old Technology

• Home<br>• ><br>• Rainwater Harvesting<br>• ><br>• How To Filter Rainwater in a Barrel – 100 Year Old Technology<p>posted 2 years ago<br>Categories: Rainwater Harvesting<p>Here in …

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Power Suits: How Dressing For Success At Work Can Pay Off

What does it mean to "dress for success"? Certainly not what it meant when a book by that name first came out in 1975.<p>Now, what to wear to work is a murky area that includes a new clothing trend known as "athleisure" — workout wear that might also work for the office.<p>According to the NPD Group, …

Yale School of Management

The founder of a $40 million company says this is the biggest difference between entrepreneurs and successful business owners

Erin Condren, the founder of an eponymous $40 million stationery company, says there's a simple trait that divides those who manage to bring their businesses to the next level ... and those who can't.<p>She says <b>entrepreneurs who end up being successful business owners are the people who are willing to</b> …

J.K. Rowling just dropped a serious clue about the new 'Harry Potter' movie

This week, J.K. Rowling is releasing four short stories centered around magic, witches, and wizards in North American history on her fan site Pottermore. She's using the stories to set the stage for the next "Harry Potter" movie, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," which takes place in New …

Two Things Advertising Agencies Need To Prove

A few weeks ago, I published an article explaining how traditional advertising agencies are putting themselves out of business. The reaction was quick and affirming—thousands of people took to social media to share and comment, and Michael Farmer’s book, <i>Madison Avenue Manslaughter</i> temporarily sold …

Advertising Industry

It’s not just fluffy bunnies – here comes the dark side of Beatrix Potter

A puppet musical show co-written by Alan Ayckbourn will bring out the villainy in a nursery classic as part of celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of Potter’s birth<p>Beatrix Potter’s bucolic tales about bunny rabbits, hedgehogs and puddleducks will be celebrated across Britain this summer as …

Books

3 super simple Gmail hacks to boost productivity now

My desk is in one of the most high-traffic zones of the office. I’m used to people looking over my shoulder as they walk to the kitchen or pass me on their way to the pool table, but something weird started happening recently.<p>People sneaking glances at my screen kept asking me about my inbox:<p>I …

Simple Ways to Add 2 Hours More to Your Day

Of course, you cannot actually add more time to the 24-hour day or 168-hour week. But talk to productivity experts and highly productive sorts and …

Time Management

Obama Is Killing Fee-For-Service Medicine With The Job 30% Complete

Amid the rancor and publicity surrounding the race to succeed President Obama, his administration is undaunted in its effort to reform the healthcare system, announcing this week that fee-for-service medicine continues to disappear.<p>U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell said 30% …

Health Care

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• <b>Author:</b> Jared Diamond<p>In Jared Diamond’s follow-up to the Pulitzer-Prize winning <i>Guns, Germs and Steel</i>, the author explores how climate change, the population explosion and political discord create the conditions for the collapse of civilization<p>Environmental damage, climate change, globalization, …

7 Easy Ways for Entrepreneurs to Boost Motivation Every Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In my years as an entrepreneur, author and business advisor, I have seen others fail and had countless failures of my own. I have stayed up endless late nights working on a new project, only to rip it apart and start all over again. I’ve …

How This Guy Grew a Company to 7 Figures in 2 Years | Inc.com

Starting a company is challenging. Coming up with a winning idea, sourcing capital, registering the company, getting official papers, hiring staff, developing a marketing plan and acquiring client are all tough heights to scale. This venture requires a lot of hard work, and many end up in failure. …

Michael Jordan

Garden Planning: Guidelines for Growing Vegetables - Modern Homesteading

<b>Work toward homestead food self-sufficiency by developing a plan for growing vegetables. Get an idea of how much space you'll need to plant to a</b> …

10 Gardening Trends That Will Be Big in 2016

According to Pinterest, that is.<p>It may still be cold outside, but we have a confession: We've already been filling our "gardening" Pinterest board …