Lena Quach

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Lamps Made From Clothespins by Crea-re Studio

Crea-re Studio takes your average clothespins and uses them to create handmade lamps in Poland. The Clips lamps appear to be supported with a frame …

3 Groundbreaking Apps: Evernote's 2013 Devcup Winners

Developers have created some spectacular apps that run on the Evernote platform, and Friday Evernote selected three of them as its annual Devcup …

LDF13: Mini Moderns Remix

I’ve been a fan of Mini Moderns for as long as I’ve been going to the London Design Festival—I think the secret to their success is that they are …

Make it Modern: DIY Rope & Leather Chair Transformation

Oh, the poor neglected dining chairs I see on trash night. Maybe you have a few sitting around the house—thrifted college furniture or your parents’ …

50 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

Dig in.<p>When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat …

The Fastest Supergrain Recipes for Busy Cooks

We never knew quinoa or farro—plus three more healthy grains—could taste so good (or cook in 30 minutes or less!).<p>An Italian Main Course That Isn't …

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Build Your Own SLR Camera With This DIY Kit

What was life like before Instagram and DSLRs? It's hard to imagine.<p>But Lomography's Konstructor DIY kit helps paint a picture of that time long, …

Springtime Refresher: Dr. Oz's Green Tea, Tangerine and Mint Tonic

I'm not a fan of quirky weight loss and health food claims. It's seems like every week there's a new litany of superfoods promising to keep us …

Tea

Frugal Beauty: 11 Household Items You Can Use As Beauty Products

* Pour a quarter-cup of baking soda in a cold bath to relieve sunburn, Morgan says.<p>* Jan Patterson, a nurse in Cotati, Calif., makes homemade …

Skin Care

I Am Having A Quarter-Life Crisis

Hello. My name is Sam. And I am having a quarter-life crisis.<p>And not, like, a casual quarter-life crisis where I am all sad that blacking out on …

8 Unexpected Things I Learned During A Year Of Travel

In 2009 I got really fed up with my 9-5 job and decided to quite and spend a year backpacking around Asia. It took a year of living with my Mom, …

Graduating College Sucks

I used to get sad at the fact that other people were graduating college. I wanted to believe for as long as I could that I <i>just</i> graduated and no one …

9 Reasons To Quit Your Job And Travel The World

Almost one year ago today, I left my job, sublet my apartment, and booked a one-way ticket to Mumbai. Between bathing elephants in India, teaching …

Top 32 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Live By

The nature of being an entrepreneur means that you fully embrace ambiguity and are comfortable with being challenged regularly. Especially when having to go out for startup fundraising. Choosing this career path is completely irrational because the odds of succeeding are dismal, but most succeed …

Sue Whelan

10 Tips for Better Email Etiquette | The Fast Track

Email is the primary method of communication in the workplace and an integral part of our lives. Pew Internet research suggests that about 62% of all …

Four simple principles for highly effective teams

The only principles that make a difference are the ones you know by heart, swear by, and live by. Everything else is just blather.<p>For a long time, …

The Importance of Scheduling Nothing

If you were to see my calendar, you'd probably notice a host of time slots greyed out but with no indication of what's going on. There is no problem …

15 Things Successful People Do

“Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.”<p>Whether in business or …

How to Scale Your Leadership Style

I was recently asked how I think about scaling leadership.<p>To answer the question, I first need to share my view of leadership, which is grounded in …

Why Every Job Seeker Should Have a Personal Website, And What It Should Include

Earlier this month I uncovered seven little-known facts about the job search process. I reported that 80% of job openings are never advertised; the average number of people who apply for any given job is 118; and only 20% of applicants ever get an interview, among other things—and today I …

Why Steve Jobs Didn't Listen to His Customers

“It's really hard to design products by focus groups. A lot of times, people don't know what they want until you show it to them.”<br>— Steve Jobs<p>This …

Customers

12 Ways to Hook an Audience in 30 Seconds

"When you advertise fire-extinguishers, open with the fire," says advertising executive David Ogilvy. You have only 30 seconds in a TV commercial to …

Public Speaking

If you want to succeed, start a company instead of writing a resume

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Penelope Trunk here</i><p>For years we have been talking about the education bubble and the problem that colleges charge tons of money and then graduates are unemployable and in debt. Colleges are responding by becoming job preparation centers. And …

College & University

7 Simple Steps to Reinventing You

16 years ago, I was a ballpark vendor. 12 years ago, I was a radio salesperson. 10 years ago, I was a reality TV contestant. 8 years ago, I was a …