Nancy Nardin

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Get Organized: Inspiration from the Best Closets

To fuel spring-cleaning motivation, a roundup of the most distinctive closets from the archives<p>The Race to the $100 Million Spec House: Designers, builders and developers Shelly and Avi Osadon built a 15,500-square-foot, six-bedroom, 10-bathroom home in Beverly Hills, Calif.—on spec. Here is the …

Spring Cleaning

Did a book bandit pilfer rarities from N.Y. Public Library?

Did the New York Public Library accidentally let a treasure trove of rare books and manuscripts go, or were they pilfered by a rare-books bandit?<p>The case is unfolding in the courts of New York. It began when Margaret Tanchuck was going through her deceased parents' estate and discovered what …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Psychology

The Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher

When kids can get their lessons from the Internet, what's left for classroom instructors to do?<p>Whenever a college student asks me, a veteran high-school English educator, about the prospects of becoming a public-school teacher, I never think it’s enough to say that the role is shifting from …

Teaching

The Jaw-Dropping Photography of Storm Chaser Mike Hollingshead

You might not come out on top if you weigh the pros and cons of storm chasing, but there are definitely pros beyond feeling like a bada** and a deep …

Selling Tips: 10 Principles for the Best Customer Experience | Inc.com

Meghan called. She was a high school senior, my daughter's friend and classmate. She had a summer job selling for a cutlery company, and wanted to "practice" her presentation in front of us in our home. We said sure.<p>On the appointed evening, Meghan lugged her sales case through the front door and …

How to draw 3D eggs

Eggs

2014 B2B Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends

Business-to-business (B2B) marketers' confidence in content marketing continues to grow; content marketing usage rates are up from last year; and, …

Infographic: What makes content go viral?

I wrote yesterday about Wharton Professor Jonah Berger and his critique of Malcolm Gladwell. His book, <i>Contagious: Why Things Catch On,</i> has some …