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Need to know: Ofsted inspection changes

Getting the call from Ofsted that an inspection is imminent is something that many school leaders will dread. But it has been announced that from now …

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10 things you must consider before building a website

Building your own website is a rewarding experience but it takes more than a few clicks of the mouse. Here's what to know before you go, go go<p>1. What do you want to do?<p>Too many people do not truly understand what they want when they set up a website – particularly if doing so by themselves. It’s …

Vocabulary

8 Ways to Stop Worrying About What Other People Think

To feel accepted is a nearly universal human desire. After all, we evolved to survive better in groups, where fitting in and having the trust and …

Mental Health

Your Brain Doesn't Want to Change: 5 Ways to Make It

Change is always awkward at first, but it gets easier with practice.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Take a moment and cross your arms. Now, cross them in the opposite direction. Which way was more awkward?<p>If you thought crossing them the second time required more …

Self-help

10 Essential Freehand Drawing Exercises for Architects

<i>The following excerpt was originally published in Natascha Meuser's</i> Construction and Design Manual: <b>Architecture Drawings</b> (DOM Publishers). <i>With our</i> …

Le Corbusier

Goan prawn curry with coconut, chilli and coriander

SERVES<p>3-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>400g raw king prawns, deveined, with tails on<br>• ½ tsp turmeric powder<br>• 1 tbsp Goan vinegar or malt vinegar<br>• Pinch of salt<br>• 1 tbsp vegetable oil<br>• 90g onion, finely chopped<br>• 80g tomato, finely chopped<br>• 3 cloves garlic, pounded to a paste<br>• 2.5cm piece of fresh root ginger, pounded to a paste<br>• 400ml …

Learn Basic Knife Skills the SORTEDfood Way! | Now Cook It

5 modern rustic homes with serious style!

Rustic homes are fantastic, but if you can't deny that you love a little contemporary styling as well, there is a way to combine the two, despite …

The Best Way to Start Your Day for Maximum Creative Energy | Inc.com

It happened to me again, just this morning. Following my system for generating creative ideas, I got out of bed and walked two miles at a brisk pace and steep incline on the treadmill, followed by a shower. Sure enough, my creativity kicked in, and an idea for an article came up. I captured the …

Time Management

Here’s why you must meditate daily if you are an entrepreneur

Just like others I also knew that meditation is a wonderful practice. But, I could relate it to only peace of mind and never thought beyond it. It …

All Successful Entrepreneurs Do This One Thing (and You Should Too)

<i>At MyDomaine, we know how challenging it is to turn your passion into a thriving business. Making that leap of faith takes courage and confidence,</i> …

How to Work From Home and Get Stuff Done -- An In-Depth Guide

Starting a new, remote or work-from-home gig — be it a contract project or a full-time job — can be intimidating when you’re used to going into an office day after day.<p>This style of employment is growing in popularity, with some very notable companies lending it their endorsements and an …

Blueberry and gin jellies recipe

A fabulously-coloured blueberry jelly, given a kick by gin<p>Okay, it is boozy (sugar), but this is a ‘treat’ dish. You will probably think there’s a lot of gelatine in the jelly, but alcohol inhibits the setting properties so you need more. The Angostura bitters isn’t absolutely necessary but it …

Your Locked iPhone Can Still Allow Anyone Access to Your Personal Information

But there's a simple way you can stop it.<p>The reason we all go through the faff of using a fingerprint or a typing a four or six digit code into our iPhones every time we want to use them is to keep the information they store safe, right?<p>But as one girl recently discovered after she came across a …

Personal Information

Modern house cantilevers over stone wall in England

Two long concrete planes make up the floor and roof<p>Any modern house with long planes and windows-as-walls never fails to entice, and this cantilevering bungalow—two other catch words we can’t pass up—is certainly no exception.<p>Designed by Hampshire, U.K.-based Ström Architects for a retired couple, …

Living Rooms

How to Validate Your Business Ideas Without Spending a Dime

Here are two extremely cheap (read: free) ways to test ideas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last night in the shower, you had an ingenious idea for a new business. You rushed to the desk to write it down, with water still dripping down your back. Your [insert the …

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Beautiful cabin pops up in ten days with minimal landscape disturbance

BIO Architects recently completed a modern modular cabin, proving yet again that beautiful homes can be affordable with the help of prefabrication. …

Architect Frank Gehry's Masterclass

The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain; Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles; and even his own residence in Santa Monica — all considered to be …

4 fun toys to get your kids into coding

Whether you’re a tech geek who wants to pass your interests on to your offspring, or a tech-challenged individual desperate to end the technical illiteracy cycle with you, toys are a great way to trick your kids into learning.<p>There’s a huge trend in STEM toys meant to spark children’s interest in …

7 dramatic home library ideas

Yes, please<p>When you can’t visit grand libraries with stunning architecture whenever you want, the next best thing might be a spectacular display of books right at home. Indeed, for bibliophiles with a design bent, building a home library might mean ditching generic bookshelves for clever built-in …

Architecture

Best Mother’s Day brunch recipes

Show your mum how much you love her on Mother’s Day by treating her to breakfast in bed or a special brunch. We have delicious recipes from light …

Anish Kapoor Among 200 Leading Artists Launching Movement Against Right-Wing Populism

Art World<p>The 'Hands Off Our Revolution' movement pledges to react with radical art.<p>,<p>Over 200 leading international artists, writers, and …

Steve McQueen

22 Modern Prefab Companies That Every Homebuyer Can Rely On

To put it simply, prefab homes are fabulous. Quick to construct and easy to love, prefabs have historically been a favorite throughout the design community.<p>We believe that working with a company that you trust is imperative when building your dream home. Take a look at 22 top-tier, reliable prefab …

Architecture

Delicate Paper Calligraphy Showcases a Cheerful Alphabet

Find your paper-cut initials in Sabeena Karnik’s delicate typeface and calligraphy pieces.<p>For the last 10 years, Sabeena Karnik has worked in the paper medium, pushing its boundaries and experimenting with its different capacities and styles. It wasn’t until a few years ago that the artist stumbled …

Calligraphy

Crab ravioli with tomato and basil recipe

Stuffed crab pasta will make you extremely popular with family or friends<p>Make sure you get your dough really thin, otherwise your hard work will go to waste and you’ll end up with something tough and chewy instead of silky and sexy.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the ravioli</b> <br>250g/9oz 00 flour, plus extra for …

10 classic vodka cocktail recipes

From Cosmopolitans to Moscow Mules, there's all sorts of delicious drinks you can whip up with a bottle of vodka<p>Before we begin, I must make a small confession. I have been a little sniffy about vodka in the past. I have even called it unfinished gin. But, thanks to some rather pure and delicious …

The 5 Yoga Poses that Will Help You Lose Weight

Half Lift<p>1 of 6<p>Start with your feet together. Hinge forward at the hips and place your hands on your shins. Lift your chest and draw your shoulder …

Yoga

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. WPP CEO Martin Sorrell spoke out against the Trump immigration measures.</b> He said there had been no "immediate impact" on its employees but that he had an "instinctive dislike" to such measures.<p><b>2.</b> <b>Procter & Gamble will review all of its agency contracts in 2017.</b> It wants to bring transparency and …

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10 Yoga, Meditative And Restorative Techniques Infographic To Improve Your Sleep Quality

Time flies. It seems as if it's only yesterday when our parents had to drag us, kicking and screaming, to our beds at 9 and make sure we fall asleep.