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Don't Wait for Motivation. Do This Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Franz Kafka is considered one of the most creative and influential writers of the 20th century, but he actually spent most of his time working as a lawyer for the Workers Accident Insurance Institute. How did Kafka produce such fantastic …

Creative Work

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

How To Grow Your Own Photo

Use microbes to make black-and-agar still lifes<p>Microbes aren't known for their artistic merit, but that hasn't stopped scientists from using bacteria to find their inner Ansel Adams. Bioengineer Chris Voigt and his team at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have hacked a harmless strain of</i> …

Julia Child Was Wrong: Don't Wash Your Raw Chicken, Folks

It seems almost sacrilegious to question the wisdom of Julia Child.<p>First with her opus <i>Mastering the Art of French Cooking</i> and later with her PBS cooking show, the unflappably cheerful Child helped rescue home cookery from the clutches of convenience food. She taught us how to love — and take pride …

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …

Kimchi fried rice: 김치볶음밥

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7 Great Options for Finding Wifi on the Road

A few months ago Fred Perrotta wrote a great article about finding wifi abroad. Having now spent the past year traveling and finding “offices” on the …

Marketing on a Dime: 3 Lessons From a First-Time CMO

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I'm an agency guy. I started a shop with some friends a dozen years ago and we've worked with some big established brands like Adobe, Virgin Mobile and Walmart.com. But about a year ago, when I was approached by a startup in the fruit …

How to Turn Photos into Beverage Cozies

Looking to drink in style when you’re on the move? Or just love an ice cold beer but don’t love ice cold hands? Well, thanks to VELCRO® Brand Sticky Back Black Tape, craft foam, and iron-on transfers, it’s easy as pie to make your own DIY photo cozy in under 15 minutes.<p><b>Materials:</b>– VELCRO® Brand …

32 Amazing Pebble Garden Paths

Garden paths are important for garden décor, they help to create a mood. Stone paths are a great variant for a garden design close to nature, and …

Landscaping

Show Hometown Pride with DIY State-Shaped Memo Boards

Is anyone else feeling guilty about your hoarding-like tendencies with all the talk of spring cleaning that is in the air? Us too. We decided to create memo boards to get some of that clutter up off our workspaces. But not just any memo board – we wanted to create something more personal, something …

Crafting

Dispatch from S. Africa | Kevin Boyd

3 Comments<p>I was struck by this light installation that I happened upon in the latest issue of Elle Decoration Magazine. Designed by graphic, interior …

DIY Nesting Rope Bowls in Under 10 Minutes

Got keys, loose change, and other odds and ends in desperate need of a stylish handmade home? We thought so. That’s why we took it upon ourselves to hack our own set of nesting bowls or baskets… using nothing but rope and hot glue!<p><b>Materials:</b>– rope<p>– hot glue<p><b>Tools:</b>– scissors<p>– hot glue gun<p>We found our …

Crafting

Artistic Functionality of Reclaimed Wood Stumps

Using leftover stumps helps refresh a room. They would also be a vivid reminiscence of our place in nature and our power to destroy and care for it. …

Reinventing Disposable: Elegant Japanese Paper Tableware

Do guests at your less formal gatherings deserve less hospitality than those attending holiday dinners? Disposable tableware is certainly convenient, …

How To Be A Corporate Entreprenur: The Manager's Edition

The short answer to the implicit question in the headline is this: You are going to have to think differently about how you perform your job, if you want to foster entrepreneurial thought and action inside your organization.<p>To show just how much you have to change, consider four elements of a good …

Knitic, an Open Hardware Knitting Machine

The Arduino blog has a great piece about Knitic, a project involving a custom shield for an Arduino Due; these plug into a knitting machine’s solenoids and sensors, allowing Arduino control of your machine.<p>Knitic is an open source knitting machine, which controls a Brother electronic knitting …

Top 10 experiences on Hawaii's Big Island

Island fever may happen elsewhere, but it's almost unheard of on Hawai'i. The aptly named Big Island is fantastically diverse, with miles of highways and - better yet - byways to explore. From age-old fishing villages to modern mega resorts, from snow-capped peaks to sandy beaches, you'll …

Building a High-Touch Business

Are you creating a business built on hands-on customer relationships? If so, here are a few things to keep in mind.<p>Working with a variety of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurially minded executives has given us perspective about two distinct types of customer models: "high touch" and "low touch."<p>A …