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Becoming A Better Facilitator

Facilitation in the broadest sense means helping or enabling people to achieve a positive outcome. It's an <b>important and often under-appreciated skill</b> …

Web Design

Conference Learning: Help Attendees Apply Their Lessons

Sure, you want your attendees to learn onsite, but you also want them to put their learning to work when they’re back on the job. Here are some ideas …

Education Technology

DIY: Geometric Paper Wall Art

<b>NEW VIDEO TUTORIAL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Check it out below!!!</b><p>You walk into Pottery Barn looking for something to hang on your wall. You browse through the …

Crafting

Book folding Pattern: HEART

1 / 5<p>1 / 5<p>What You Get<p>1 digital pattern (instant download)<br>• Free Pattern Updates<p>How it works<p>This pattern was designed by a Craftsy independent design …

Design

EVE JACOBS-CARNAHAN Mixed Media Knitted Sculptures

Come explore my mixed media knitted sculptures. These works are full of ideas and color, softness and humor.<p>My artwork investigates our complex …

Embroidered Leaf Art By Hillary Fayle

In an amazing study of masterful craftsmanship and delicacy, Hillary Fayle, a student of embroidery, has created a series of leaves that have been …

Conductive Yarn Used for Cool Gadget Interactions

We all love our gadgets, but there’s something kind of cold and impersonal about using them. Touching a screen or flipping a switch isn’t very …

Knitting

9 content marketing tips for sales people

B2B sales professionals are almost never selling to just one person any longer. Multiple stakeholders are commonplace even for companies that mainly service smaller organizations, which makes it more important than ever for salespeople to recruit advocates to assist them with their goal. …

Marketing

7 User Experience Tests to Do When Redesigning Your Website

7 useful tests you should consider running before you redesign your …

16 Tips to Start Habits You Want and Stop Ones You Don't

You know successful habits create success. The challenge is doing them. Here are tips from someone who hasn't missed his daily habits in over five years.<p>In January 2011 I started writing on my blog daily. I haven't missed a day since, meaning over 2,200 posts. It's part of why I'm writing here.<p>In …

Marathon mom Krista DuChene shares her monster workouts ahead of Rio

With less than two months to go until race day, DuChene is in the midst of marathon training which means logging mega mileage and wicked-tough …

The art of relationships for fundraising success

With the incessant talk about unicorns, it’s easy to lose sight of the opposite end of the investment funnel. What feeds the industry is not unicorns, but first venture round companies.<p>Yet raising investments from institutional venture capitalists is becoming increasingly difficult for early-stage …

The Only 4 Strength-Training Exercises You Really Need

You can do these strength moves any time, at any fitness level.<p>I do my best to run 5 to 6 times a week, but there are days when I simply cannot pull myself out of bed in time to sweat before work, or when I’m traveling and my normal routine is thrown off track. Instead of completely scrapping my …

Bodyweight Exercise

Golden Gate Ventures closes new $60 million fund for Southeast Asia

Singapore-based Golden Gate Ventures has closed a new $60 million fund for Southeast Asia’s rapidly-growing startup ecosystem.<p>The firm first announced its new fund last summer, when it had closed an initial $35 million in capital from investors including Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, …

These tweaks to your morning routine will make your entire day more productive

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. …

Time Management

The 2015 Innovation By Design Awards Winners: Data Visualization

From improving classrooms to improving city politics, here’s 2015’s best work in data visualization.<p>We have more access to large swaths of information than ever, but it’s all but useless if it isn’t packaged and presented in way we can all understand. This has pushed data visualization into the …

DIY holiday gift idea: IKEA dollhouse hack

Looking for a creative gift your imaginative child will treasure? Jennifer Kirk, blogger behind Ambrosia Creative, may have what you're looking for with this dollhouse DIY. This IKEA bookshelf hack uses just a few materials (real wood, even) and is easy on the wallet.<p><b>What you'll need:</b><p>2 IKEA RAST …

How to Make a Rock Bowl Flame

The flaming rock bowls pictured above are actually a product that Restoration Hardware used to sell. Although they're no longer available, knowing …

Concrete

18 Ways To Stay Motivated To Exercise And Lose Weight

Exercise doesn’t always go as planned. There will be days (and maybe even weeks) when you simply don’t want to do anything.<p>This is true even for …

One statistic tells you why HTC collapsed and why Android is in so much trouble

In layman's terms, that means that if you could theoretically acquire all the shares of HTC, it would cost you less than the cash HTC holds — meaning HTC would effectively be paying you to acquire the entire company. In investors' terms, it means people think the company is essentially …

Cellular Networks

Tiny House Propane On-demand Hot Water Heater Review

I’ve talked about options for doing laundry in a tiny house, but what about some of the even more basic needs? For most of us (unless you are really …

Home Improvement