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29 travel hacks that even frequent fliers don't know

Essentially an express lane for the proactive, these programs are pre-approvals from the US Customs and Border Protection that designate you a low-risk traveler. As long as you're not a convicted criminal, you're good to go after little more than some light paperwork and a quick in-person interview.<p>…

17 skills you can master in 10 minutes or less

However, there are several important life skills you can pick up almost instantly, and a helpful Quora thread polled users on their favorite ones.<p>Here are some of the best responses, with a few of our own thrown in.<p>After all, you never know when you'll need to turn your watch into a compass or …

Microwaves

Can More White Space Solve The Web’s Readability Problems?

Asymmetrica is a new browser extension that groups sentences into segments to make reading on the web better.<p>What separates a good reader from someone with low literacy? Everything else being equal, a good reader reads in chunks, skipping over words and grouping them together into phrases and …

From Japan, a Brilliant Notebook Hack for Organizing Your Notes

A simple trick to easily index and find the information you need<p>My notes are a mess. I desperately wish I could carry just one notebook, but every …

Productivity

LG Shows Off 'Wallpaper' TV No Thicker Than a Sticker

If you thought TVs couldn't get any thinner, think again. LG Display's "wallpaper" panel is 55 inches wide, but less than a millimeter (four-hundredths of an inch) thick. It's so thin and light (just over 4 pounds) that it can be attached to the wall with a simple magnetic backing and then peeled …

Televisions

A nude sculpture so small it's 'walking on hair' - CNN Style

Art

Find Your Purpose Using Shraddha + Dharma

12<p>SHARES<p>Coral Brown explores what it means to live in alignment with our faith and purpose and offers a practice for getting started.<p>We live in what …

Famous Album Artwork Extends Beyond the Edges to Reveal Funny New Perspectives

If you ever wondered what existed beyond the edges of a music album cover, now's your chance to find out. For this series called <i>Album Covers–The Bigger Picture</i>, web design studio Aptitude was inspired by famous artwork from bands and musicians like Nirvana, Fatboy Slim, and Michael Jackson. Clever …

Michael Jackson

My Secret to Work + Life Balance

Hiya Gorgeous!<p>Do you ever wonder how you’re gonna get it all done? Or how you’ll make room for yourself when there don’t seem to be enough hours in …

3 Stealth Meditations You Can Do Anytime, Anywhere | Inc.com

With pursuing happiness all the rage at the moment, no doubt someone has already recommended meditation to you. What new insight could yet another expert touting the benefits of mindfulness training possibly have to offer?<p>Sharon Salzberg--a celebrated meditation teacher and author of several books, …

Meditation

11 Keys To Thriving In Your Daily Life

There’s a saying that moves me deeply by the great spiritual philosopher Khalil Gibran: “Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you …

Spirituality

Short On Sleep? Fake Awake With These 6 Quick Tips

Photographed by Julia Robbs.<p>Whether we're putting in extra hours at the office, staying up past our bedtime several nights in a row, or suffering …

How to make positive changes in your life

Here are some easy tips on how to improve everything, from your dinner order to your career.<p><b>How to Change the Song in Your Head</b><p>You've been singing the theme to "The Love Boat" for hours now, and you're becoming unmoored. If a song is on an unfinished loop, "sing it through all the way, or listen to …

The 4 Habits You Need to Be Successful

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most successful people in this world maintain and master good habits. They realize what they do on a daily basis and where they direct their energy deeply matters when it comes to reaching their goals.<p>The habits you have picked up …

45 Essential Dog Care Hacks That Will Make Their Owner's Life Easier

Pet parents know that their pup is worth every hair tumbleweed and chewed shoe that they must deal with to have the precious pooch in their lives. …

Pets

How To Build A World-Class Design Portfolio

Six tips for building a portfolio that lands the job. Plus, peek inside the portfolios of designers at Facebook, Dropbox, and more.<p>I’ve reviewed thousands of designer portfolios over the past 10 years as a former design lead at Facebook and now as the cofounder of the investing and mentoring …

30 Life Changing Lessons to Learn from Thích Nhất Hạnh

Luminita Saviuc, <i>Purpose Fairy</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>When I think of Thích Nhất Hạnh, words like – stillness, love, compassion, peace and oneness, come to mind. …

Branding Case Study by Agency Necon for Priori Concept

Priori Concept – Branding Case Study.<p>Polands renowned multidisciplinary branding and graphic design agency Necon was hired to develop a modern …

Graphic Design

11 Habits of Remarkably Successful People | Inc.com

To live a life filled with success is to live a life of bliss. Each day blends seamlessly into the next and each breath you take is energized with the next exciting task at hand. Your days are fun, exciting, and fulfilling, and they are full of successful communication, networking, research, …

Self-improvement

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome | Inc.com

Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your brain, in anticipation of the time off, just says: <i>I have had enough! Bring on the downtime.</i> Then the afternoon just drags on and …

Productivity

18 Signs You're With The One You Should Marry

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, how to know if he's the one.<p><b>1) He always brags about you.</b> If you get a promotion at work or even just win concert tickets, he can't resist telling everyone you hang out with before you even think to mention it. Because he's your biggest fan (arguably next to …

Ornate Painted Dragons Based on a Single Giant Brush Stroke | Colossal

<p>One of the most common feelings I get when watching an artist working is “oh, that looks easy.” After all, the materials and method are all right in …

10 Ways To Declutter Your Finances

I am not a financially organized person. Just ask my husband. I routinely misplace bills, checks and statements that I should be paying, cashing and filing. Part of the problem—as with many other aspects of our lives—is an overwhelming sense of “too much”-ness. That is, there is too much financial …

30 One-Minute Productivity Tips

Want to be more productive? Need a better way to deal with distractions?<p>It needn’t take long to make changes that count towards increased productivity at work. Take a minute or two to try these tips.<p>1. Don’t check email first thing.<p>2. Set goals.<p>3. Don’t keep a To Do list in your head. Write it …

10 Ways to Become a Morning Person

Ever wonder why you’re able to stay up until 2 am, while your best friend can’s make it until 10 pm? It has everything to do with your internal …

How meditation brought me back from burnout

Exhausted and suffering from anxiety, Shona Mitchell rejected medication for mindfulness. Here she explains how it changed her life and her health<p>The "third dimension" explained: redefining success 10 minutes to a better work/life balance<p>I spent yesterday morning at an event in central London …