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Five Reasons You're Killing Yourself Working Overtime, And How To Stop

Throughout my 18-year corporate life, I would find myself staying late in the office more often than not. If I’m brutally honest with myself, I did it for two reasons – to try to stay caught up with what I felt was a massive workload, but also, to show management that I was a very hard worker. One …

The Workplace

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

Self-improvement

How Electricity Electronics Work: All You Need to Know Guide to Getting Started

Introduction: How Electricity & Electronics Work: All You Need to Know Guide to Getting Started<p>Have you started a project, and found that you will …

Are You Good Enough?

Do you feel <i>good enough</i>? Feeling like a good enough person in a good enough body enables you to feel lovable, to love others, to attract the love of …

Psychology

Tech Support

Shutting the door on childhood and its effects on your adult self is easier said than done. A close look at why intimacy is so often elusive for the …

Empathy

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Programming

One Man’s Genius Idea To Grow Tomatoes

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Wellness

How to Pick a Life Partner Who'll Make You Happy

There’s plenty of research out there showing that if you marry someone who is your best friend or someone closer in age your chances of a long and …

Happiness

Opinion: If you hope to have enough money later, you’d better save more now

Stocks and bonds appear poised to deliver lower returns than they have. And, of course, cash currently yields nothing, guaranteeing a negative real …

Investing

10 Things to Do Before You Go to Bed

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day.<br>And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

Productivity

A Lot Of New Car Technology Is Just Marketing BS That Doesn't Work

The role of the critic has long been ridiculed and lambasted for all the obvious reasons – so few of those who chose to comment on anything motorized …

Yogabed: Sleep Heaven in a Box

Me? I’m a bad sleeper. I’ve spent years trying to fix my insomnia and overall lack of sleep to no avail. The search to find a good mattress, one that …

Furniture

Enchanting Photos Capture Tender Moments of Couples in Love

Paris-based photographer Maud Chalard shows the beauty of romantic love in her dreamy and enchanting series of photos. The project, captured on film, features the small, intimate moments that couples share. Kisses on the neck, lazy afternoons spent in bed, and intertwined fingers are some of the …

Photography

Dwell

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Home Tours

Articles about prefab gets makeover danish industrial design on Dwell.com - Dwell

Located in the serene Snarøya peninsula of Norway, an old modular prefab receives news life, thanks to a stunning renovation.<p>After graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2002 with a degree in furniture design, Jonah Takagi traveled the...<p>Turkel Design is a leading manufacturer of …

Prefab Homes

6 Easy Moves to Make in Your 30s That Will Pay Off Huge Later On

You still have time on your side, so even small moves can make a huge difference in the long term.<p>If you’re in your thirties, odds are your financial …

Retirement

The Scientific Benefits of Mindfulness

Hundreds of mindfulness studies are published every year. The research has found that not only are mindful people more prone to wellbeing, but …

Learn the Basics of Savings Accounts

1. What is a Savings Account and Why Do I Need One?<p>A savings account is a type of bank account that gives you easy access to your money. It’s a lot …

Personal Finance

This Is Why Students Need to Learn Coding

When kids learn to code , it enables them to learn many other things, opens up many new opportunities for learning. It's useful to make an analogy to …

Education Technology

Australian researcher discovers promising treatment for depression

But the results were real, and she could see improvements in her patients.<p>"It's really thrilling to sit with someone, one on one, and hear how their …

The Brain

How “Meaning Withdrawal,” aka Boredom, Can Boost Creativity - Facts So Romantic

In his book <i>Boredom: A Lively History</i>, an oxymoronic title if ever there was one, Peter Toohey argues that the eponymous feeling has plagued our …

Creativity

Research Reveals Secret to Forming New Habits

According to research, 40% of people’s daily routines are habitual. Built over a lifetime of repetition, these habits seem to occur almost on their …

Best Money Tips: 50 Fast Ways to Make $50

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on fast ways to make $50, how to indulge without overspending, …

Personal Finance

Why Chasing Success and Happiness Are Making You Unsuccessful and Miserable

“If you live just for today, to make today the most successful, happy day of your life, I am sure that you will have an extraordinary life. A …

10 Ways You're Losing Money

10 Ways You’re Secretly Losing Money<p>Try these smarter solutions for saving—and earning—more cash<p>Optimism is great, but a smile won’t help you save money.<p>According to a recent poll from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, 56 percent of respondents predicted that they will be in a better …

Your Perception of Aging Affects Your Health

The more comfortable you are with growing old, the better your health is likely to be. But it's not easy in the United States and many other western …

The Brain

Why Emotionally Intelligent People Make More Money

A recent study shows those who are in tune with their colleagues’ emotions may be more financially successful.<p>The workplace should be a professional environment: tough, efficient, and free from emotion, right? Wrong.<p>The old adage about leaving your emotions at the door before stepping into the …

Emotional Intelligence

Mary-Louise Parker: A Woman We Love

Helpful cooking tips, a thank-you note to men, and some wonderful photographs from the sexiest pie maker alive.<p><i>Dear Ms. Parker,</i><p>This time, we don't know what to say. That pie. The crust, so flaky. The fruit, so sweet. The little apron. Thank you very much.<p>It's been what, eight or nine years that …

Bedtime Stories

Cozy Sunday. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/1ajik Photo of Jennifer Lawrence by Juergen Teller.