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A Couple Spend $3K to Turn an Old RV Into a Cozy Home For Five

A family of five live comfortably and stylishly in a freshly renovated 180-square-foot camper.<p>Yet, when apartment rentals proved more expensive than expected, the couple took a chance with a 2003 Cougar Keystone camper they purchased used for $8,000. And after putting in $3,000 for renovations, …

RVs

Google Wanted to Know What What Makes a Manager Great, so It Conducted a Study. Here Are the Results

Good leaders avoid micromanaging.<p>20 years ago, you probably would've laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. What's a google?<p>But, as you know, Google's become the largest entity in one of the biggest tech companies in the world. And it's …

Employment

How Daymond John Shuts Down Skeptics--and Why He Thinks Most Entrepreneurs Are Wasting Their Time

The entrepreneur and TV star explains the value of goals and grit--and 'Shark Tank' idiots.<p>Don't tell Daymond John there isn't enough time in the day to get everything done. He might just tell you off.<p>After all, the father of three is running three businesses he's launched--the urban clothing brand …

Entrepreneurship

Pictures Capture the Invisible Glow of Flowers

Ultraviolet light reveals alien-like colors and fairy sparkles in seemingly normal plants.<p>Take a look at some of the flowers photographed by Craig Burrows and you might feel as if you’ve suddenly been transported into the alien world of Pandora from James Cameron’s <i>Avatar</i>. Brightly pigmented petals …

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big deal: Nothing sets the tone for a space like the color on the walls. So deciding what paint color to …

Home Decorating

This Famous Albert Einstein Quote Nails It. The Smartest People Today Display This 1 Trait That Einstein Had

It's the way to better relationships, creative thinking, problem solving, and great conversations.<p>In one famous quote, Albert Einstein explained his genius when he famously said, "I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious."<p>The second part of that quote is certainly good news for the …

Creativity

Didn't Get a Raise? This 1 Personality Trait Could Be Why

One communication style gets short-changed more than others. Here's why...<p>While we'd like to believe that people with the best experience and track record get the raises and promotions they want and deserve, anyone who has worked knows this isn't always the case. Some call it office politics. …

Employment

Want to Fall in Love With Your Partner Again? Science Says to Ask Them These 36 Questions | Inc.com

Relationships are hard. They can bring out the best in us, yes, but also the worst. They test the very essence of our beings: our capacity for forgiveness; our ability to trust (both ourselves and another); the true extent of our self-love; the strength of our boundaries; and the power of …

Relationships

26 Secret Places Interior Designers Love To Shop

Interior designers spill their best sources for furnishings and home decor.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

I tried the 10/10/10 Method to make decisions like Warren Buffett and Ray Dalio — and it's completely changed the way I view choices

<i><br>"I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people."</i><p>Those words are often attributed to Isaac Newton. They may evoke a chuckle, but they get to the root of a problem faced by us all — irrational behavior.<p>Making decisions is one of keystone actions we all take on a …

Self-improvement

10 things to watch out for the first time you view a home

Spot the good, bad, and expensive before making an offer<p>The first walkthrough of a home is when potential owners get that gut feeling and come with their buying wishlist in tow.<p>And while you’ll know if a potential home meets your basic requirements—from the number of bedrooms to the availability of …

Home Improvement

If a Customer Says Your Product or Service Is Too Expensive, This Is What You Should Say | Inc.com

There is a big difference between selling your cost versus selling your value.<p>Companies that sell on cost comparison end up losing in the end. It's very difficult to build a profitable and sustainable company when your primary strategy is to undercut the competition--because what ends up happening …

Customer Service

Airtight prefab House in the Woods pops up in just ten days

Airtightness, minimal site disturbance, and speedy construction are just a few benefits of the striking House in the Woods. Designed by London-based …

South Downs

12 tips to styling your bookcases like a pro

Ready to open a new chapter in home decor? Here's a novel idea: bookshelves.<p>Creating bookshelf displays that are both functional and decorative is a simple, inexpensive way to refresh a room's interior and flash some personal style. We've gathered inspiring images of shelving design from our …

6 Ways to Stop Overthinking Everything | Inc.com

While everyone overthinks situations once in a while, some people are plagued with a constant barrage of thoughts all the time. Chronic overthinkers rehash conversations they had yesterday, second-guess every decision they make, and imagine disastrous outcomes all day every day.<p>Thinking too much …

Self-help

Home or street for Christmas? Texas family falls prey to wrap-around mortgage scam | Fox News

A family with three children may have to leave their home before Christmas because of a wrap-around mortgage scam.<p>More than a year ago, Santa Martinez and Michael Moreno were living with their three kids in a small apartment when they got excited about a tempting offer: a four-bedroom house, 10K …

How to Become a Contractor and Save (or Make) Money Renovating Homes

If you've successfully DIY'd a few home improvements around your house, you might be wondering how to become a contractor. After all, why hire someone to oversee renovations when you can just take on the role yourself? You might even turn it into a profitable side business! If you've ever wondered …

Flip the 90/10 Ratio to Improve Your Inefficient Workflow

The 90/10 ratio, as described by product designer Bryan Le, says you’re probably spending 90% of your workday on inefficient tasks you shouldn’t be …

Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate: How to Finance That Big Buy

No matter where you launch your business, you're going to have be careful and smart about handling a commercial real estate purchase. And that starts with knowing the ins and outs of commercial property loans.<p>By learning how to navigate the commercial mortgage process, you'll understand what it …

Real Estate

The new gamble: Double your bet on the housing market by keeping your old home after moving

Your home may have climbed in value as much as 35 per cent in the past year, so why wouldn’t you want to own another one?<p>Increasing numbers of …

Canadian Real Estate

8 surprising factors that can affect your home's value

Surprise! You might know more about real estate than you think. For example, you know that square footage, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, lot size, and location determine home value: A 4,000-square-foot, five-bed, five-bath beachfront home for sale in Miami, FL, will almost always be worth more …

Real Estate

How to Scare Off Homebuyers in 10 Easy Steps

Fix whatever is broken before putting your house up for sale.<p>When the time comes to put your home on the market, you will go from being a homeowner …

Home Improvement

Trust Your Intuition to Be the Hero of Your Story, Says Steven Spielberg

Earlier this year, Steven Spielberg gave the commencement speech for Harvard’s graduating class. In it, the renowned filmmaker describes one key to …

Steven Spielberg

A psychologist explains how successful people do more in a day than others do in a week

Everyone knows someone who works full time, volunteers, runs a successful blog, and somehow still finds time to go grocery shopping, cook organic Instagram-worthy meals, foster a loving relationship, walk his or her adorable Boston Terrier, and, oh — train for a half marathon.<p>These kinds of …

Success

26 grooming and style hacks every guy should know

There are certain things every guy should know about his appearance.<p>From how to match your dress shoes to your suit and how often you should get your hair cut to even how to shave, these tips will make every guy's life a whole lot easier.<p>There's bound to be at least one thing you didn't know.<p><i>Megan</i> …

Men's Fashion

How to Bullet Journal

6 research-backed secrets to permanently changing your habits

We all want to get to the gym, be more productive, be kinder to our loved ones… and then we don't do it. Why?<p>Well, building solid personal habits can be hard.<p>In fact, research shows it takes an average of 66 days to build a new good habit.<p>From Oliver Burkeman's Help! How to be slightly happier and …

Credit Cards

How to Put a Dimple In Your Tie | The Art of Manliness

Whether it’s a shiny set of cufflinks, a vibrant pocket square, or a stylish chronograph watch, it’s the little things that make a man a gentleman …