Mary Con Kimberly Juanillo

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Kids Solve The Most Pressing Urban Problems With Designs You’d Never Think Up

The clarity and creativity of 10-year-olds really shouldn’t be ignored.<p>Ask a 10-year-old how to solve the problem of cleaning up trash, and you might end up with a concept like the “De-Waster 5000,” a helicopter that scoops plastic out of landfills and the ocean–and then uses a solar-powered …

How to Unlock Hidden Settings In Your Favorite Software

Not every app has a Settings menu that's easily accessible. Sometimes, developers hide away debug menus, secret settings, and more. With them, you …

The Underrated Skill That Can Benefit Every Area Of Your Life

What’s my vote for the most underrated skill?<p><b>Storytelling.</b><p>Being a great storyteller has immense value across five key areas of your life. It’s a …

How To Go From Dreaming To Doing: 4 Steps To Motivation

You have stuff you know you should be doing. But it doesn’t get done. You need to go from dreaming to doing — but it’s hard.<p>You want to accomplish …

What I Gained When I Lost My Religion

<i>This article originally appeared on Patheos.</i><p>People often ask me if my life is better now that I’ve left my religion. My honest answer is that it’s a …

Five Career Mistakes That Might Be Holding You Back

You show up to the office on time, you've never missed a project deadline, you always refill the coffee pot when you're done—but then a promotion …

Employment

How to turn small talk into smart conversation

Tips from a comedian and a journalist on the art of going from small talk to big ideas — all summer long.<p>Imagine almost any situation where two or …

Checklist: What are 4 steps to a more meaningful life?

1) What do you want the story of your life to be?<p>It’s your funeral. After a long life, the end has come. What do you want the people who love you to …

8 ways a simple notebook can change your life

<b>Go buy a notebook</b><p>Many people have written to me saying they love all the research on bettering themselves but need that first step on how to shoehorn …

Happiness

Top 10 Ways to Become a Better Driver

Every time you get behind the wheel, you're operating a very dangerous piece of machinery. Whether you're an experienced driver or you've just …

Prioritize Your Time with the “90% Rule”

Things can get overwhelming fast when you have too many things to do. Author Greg McKeown, author of Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less …

Time Management

The Two Words That Will Lead You To Success And Happiness

Seriously: Just Two Words<p>Seems like this should be a very short post, right?<p>Here’s the quick and dirty:<p><b>The word “yes” leads to happiness.</b>• <b><br>The word</b> …

How To Raise Happy Kids – 10 Steps Backed By Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be happy.</b><p>…<b>the well-being of</b> …

How to Achieve the Perfect Imperfect Relationship

I don't believe in soul mates.<p>That doesn't mean I don't believe in true love or the idea that two people can find each other and be truly happy …

How to Break Your Smartphone Addiction

A couple of reports published during the course of last year suggested we unlock our phones anywhere between 110 and 150 times every single day. …

Apps

Stand Up To Tackle Abstract Problems, Sit to Work on Practical Matters

You may be able to work on abstract problems better if you stand up, but sit down when it's time to roll up your sleeves. A series of studies found …

Sitting

5 Scientifically Backed Ways to Seem More Powerful

Mail clerk? Administrative assistant? Make the honchos look at you in a whole new light. Here’s how social scientists say you can make people think …

7 Cover Letter Mistakes That Will Sink You

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>Cover letters don’t get a lot of love. And …

Here’s The Secret To Communicating With Irrational, Angry Or Crazy People

We all have to deal with our share of hotheads and crazies. What does research say works with them?<p>First off, you can’t get angry too. Because then …

15 Tiny Tweaks for an Instant Health Makeover

<i>This post originally appeared on Refinery29.com.</i><p>It always struck me as slightly odd that we make health resolutions in January. Sure, a new year is a …

Social Media Marketing: What To Do First | Inc.com

Video Transcript<p><b>00:11 Aaron Aders:</b> So, if you're new to social media, the best way to get started is look and find the platform that, those maybe 10, 20% of platforms that hold 80% or more of your target market. Don't just try to be on all the platforms at once. And so, once you identify that... …

50 Websites to Waste Your Time On

Bored with your usual digital stomping grounds?<p>Don't fret! There are plenty of sites other than Facebook or Tumblr for you to waste countless hours. …

May 20, 1990: Advice on Life and Creative Integrity from Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson

‘Tis the season for glorious life advice dispensed by cap-and-gown-clad elders to cap-and-gown-clad youngsters, emanating a halo effect of timeless wisdom the rest of us can absorb any day, at any stage of life. On May 20, 1990, <b>Bill Watterson</b>, creator of the beloved <b>Calvin and Hobbes</b> comic strip, …

11 Design Tips for Beautiful Presentations

If you’re looking to get the highest fidelity custom design for your presentation, look no further than our sister agency Column Five.<p>Presentations …

Why Taking a Vacation Might Be the Best Way to Improve Productivity

Daily optimization techniques that help you produce better work and live a better quality of life can be very helpful to your to daily living, but we …

This Is Why 'Follow Your Passion' Is Terrible Advice

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>There are volumes of writing to be found online and …

The Last Thing You’ll Ever Need to Read About Setting and Achieving Goals

<i>Huh? Set goals? Why?</i><p>Setting goals can improve your life. Goal setting is one of the four techniques the military used to increase Navy SEAL passing …

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

What does it take to motivate you?

I don’t want to write this. I want to go back to bed and sleep for a month.<p>How do you get motivated when you just don’t feel it?<p><b>It Ain’t Money</b><p>We …

Why do you read 1000 things about change and never change?

Knowing isn’t doing.<p>I post a lot of stuff about getting better at things. A common response to my posts is “I know that.”<p>Knowing is great for …