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Zayn Malik Opens Up About Beginning Of His Romance With Gigi Hadid

Zayn Malik has opened up about how his relationship with Gigi Hadid started.<p>In an interview with SiriusXM’s “The Morning Mash Up,” Malik detailed the …

Child’s cognitive skills linked to time spent with mother

Extending free childcare will not change parents’ work patterns, study suggests<p>It is a question that has troubled parents down the years. Just how much time should they spend with their children when they are growing up?<p>Now a new study suggests that the answer – at least for mothers – should be as …

University College London

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Hack a PAX Murphy Bed

If you can’t decide whether your spare room should serve as a home office or guest room, a Murphy bed might be the answer. Its named after William …

Woodworking

Watch this desk transform seamlessly into a bed

We’ve featured murphy beds and space-saving furniture before, but this new ingenious creation maximizes space unlike any we’ve ever seen. The …

20 Rustic DIY and Handcrafted Accents to Bring Warmth to Your Home Decor

Rustic style may be more suitable for getaway cabin decor but little rustic accents sprinkled throughout your home works with any style. Handcrafted …

Interior Design

Open-Concept Kitchen Designs For Small Spaces

Depending on your lifestyle preferences and cooking habits, open-concept kitchens can be the perfect solution to “enlarging” a small home. HDB …

Kitchens

A Tiny Apartment's Jaw-Dropping Micro Interior Design

Here, the secret behind fitting a large kitchen, home theater, gym facilities, and cat-friendly areas into a 300-square-foot flat.<p>Like many large cities, Hong Kong is a pricey place to live. Because of that, it's no surprise residents looking for property in the expensive urban center of the 7 …

Interior Design

Blu Homes launches 16 new prefab home designs, including new tiny homes

As a dynamic force in the prefabricated green building industry, Blu Homes has consistently been pushing the boundaries of prefab home design for …

Prefab Homes

10 space-saving furniture designs for small homes

City dwellers are adapting to escalating house prices by living in smaller, more flexible spaces, and designers are responding with furniture that …

Furniture

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Analytics

Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

Software

Top 21 Confucius Quotes to Unlock Your Inner Wisdom and Deal With the Stress of Modern Life

You're reading Top 21 Confucius Quotes to Unlock Your Inner Wisdom and Deal With the Stress of Modern Life, originally posted on Pick the Brain | …

Motivation

6 online courses that’ll help you land a finance internship

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>With that in mind, we collected some great online classes to help you prepare for any internship opportunity thrown your way. If this …

Learning

15 Smart Ways to Decorate Your Home without Spending a Penny

We often talk about saving money when decorating your home so let’s take it a step further and find ways how to do it without spending a single …

Home Decorating

20 Smart Ways to Hide the Home Decor Eyesores

Home decor eyesores are those nagging small things that keep bothering you no matter how well done your interior design is. Things like ugly power …

A Checklist for Making Faster, Better Decisions

Managers make about three billion decisions each year, and almost all of them can be made better. The stakes for doing so are real: decisions are the most powerful tool managers have for getting things done. Setting goals (another tool) is aspirational, but making decisions actually drives action. …

Management

Phew! It's Normal. An Age by Age Guide for What to Expect From Kids & Teens - And What They Need From Us

Being a kid or a teen is not for lightweights – it’s tough out there! There are important things that need to be done, that only they can do. The …

How to Calculate IRR with Unequal Timing of Cash Flows

Calculating the internal rate of return, or IRR, of an investment is a powerful tool for businesses. When a manager is faced with a capital intensive decision, IRR can quickly compare the financial returns for any number of different investment choices to give a quantitative basis on which to make …

25 of the best leadership and success books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

We've highlighted 25 below, including books by psychologists, economists, and competitive athletes. Each one offers a unique look at what it means to be truly successful and how you can achieve your full potential.<p>Read on and start stocking your shelves with inspiration.

Self-improvement

5 Tea Trends You Need to Try

As the resident tea aficionado at Eat This, Not That!, it’s rare to see me without a mug of tea in my hands. I’ve seen so many people benefit from …

Trends

A productivity expert says this 15-minute daily exercise can make you more successful

Time spent not working, the thinking goes, is time wasted.<p>Yet this logic couldn't be farther from the truth. As it turns out, taking periodic breaks to do "nothing" is crucial to productivity.<p>That's according to Chris Bailey, the 26-year-old author of "The Productivity Project," which describes the …

Time Management

This is how economic empires collapse

This is a tough assignment, as there are as many kinds of collapse as there are systems: fragile ones can collapse suddenly, and resilient ones can decay for years or even decades before finally imploding or withering away.<p>Another way of describing collapse is: complex systems become much less …

Economics

5 Simple Yet Important Ways To Sharpen Your Thoughts

Your brain is the controller of everything. Be it engaging in a steaming debate or preparing yourself for your exams or jotting down your first love …

The Brain

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

Self-improvement

Here Is How Credit Cards Really Work, And How Banks And Credit Card Companies Make Money From Us

Have you ever wondered how productive it really is for pesky bank employees to stand all day at roadshows trying to sell you credit cards? Or how …

Personal Finance

31 Incredibly Helpful Tips And Hacks For A New Baby

When you're this exhausted every little bit helps.