Robin Mead

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8 Jaw-Dropping Furniture Makeovers

Nancy Chua and Marcos Rodriguez, the duo behind family-owned Vintage Rehabs specialize in the restoration of vintage and antique furniture. Here, we take a look at some of the cherished pieces they've given new life.<p>Nancy Chua and Marcos Rodriguez, the duo behind family-owned Vintage Rehabs …

Furniture

10 Designer Tricks to a Perfectly-Styled Coffee Table

Stephen King Stories Available for Free Online

<b>YouTube Link</b><p>In 2008, Stephen King partnered with Marvel Comics to publicize a short story collection in the form of graphic video episodes, which …

Rodafino Is the Most Amazing Musical Performance I've Ever Seen

(Photo: Factoria Circular)<p>There is little information available in English, but I gather that this group known as Factoria Circular performs in a …

Poignant photographic series examines the cultural landscape of South Africa

The Co-Create Series: Victoria Garcia's textile piece inspired by a 3,200 year-old giant tree

10 Simple Steps to Organizing Your Pantry

There is something about the holidays that makes me want to get organized. Come Jan. 1st you can almost always find me cleaning out a closet or …

Print Onto Wood: DIY Quotation Art (Guest Post by Dani)

<i>While I'm away in Fiji (lucky me!), a pretty awesome group of some of my very favorite bloggers is helping “fill in the gaps” with amazing recipes,</i> …

Washi Tape Picture Frame Mats DIY Project, Decorating Idea

It seems we have a DIY theme lately, and that theme is art! I’m on a mission here, and my mission is to make sure that your walls are bland no more!</i> …

How To Clean (Almost) Anything And Everything

It's springtime and we all know what THAT means.

Engagement Rings

DIY Black and White Storage Box Using Electrical Tape

The name Kate Spade is synonymous with a few things these days: black and white, stripes, polka dots, and awesome. I happen to think black and white …

Homemade Furniture Polish and Dusting Spray

<b>Let’s be honest, dusting is tedious.</b> And sometimes it seems pointless. But I’m always embarrassed when a guest comes over, touches one of my wooden …

Evernote Conference: This Is Phil Libin's Vision for the Future of Work | Inc.com

If you're a long-time Evernote user, you probably recall when the company's tagline was "remember everything." Today, as the software maker attempts to define itself as the one-stop shop for all of your productivity needs, Evernote's new tagline is "for your life's work."<p>At the fourth annual …

Productivity

GTD and Behaviour Change - Next Action Associates

<b>Fourteen years in to my GTD practice, I am still making new discoveries. Last week I attended our new second day public seminar. One of the points we</b> …

How to Avoid Stress: The Proven Strategy

Like it or not, stress is a potential problem for all of us. Stress can reduce your quality of life. It can also reduce the quality of your …

Ebola: Health care worker tests positive at Texas hospital

<b>A Texan health worker who treated Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan before he died is also infected with the virus, according to a preliminary test.</b><p>The unnamed woman, who is in a stable condition in an isolation ward, wore full protective gear while treating Duncan, officials in Dallas say.<p>If …

Israel steps up Ebola screening as Netanyahu calls virus 'major border threat'

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday convened a second meeting to discuss the government's strategy for handling the Ebola virus outbreak, …

Here's What We Know About How Ebola Spreads

Only when someone is showing symptoms, which can start with vague symptoms including a fever, flu-like body aches and abdominal pain, and then vomiting and diarrhea.<p>Through close contact with a symptomatic person's bodily fluids, such as blood, sweat, vomit, feces, urine, saliva or semen. Those …

3 US hospitals stopped Ebola from spreading. Why didn't Texas?

There's something unique about the three hospitals that have so far successfully treated Ebola patients — something that's different from Texas Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, where a patient died and one worker treating him became infected.<p>Emory, the University of Nebraska, and the National …

Ebola: Hospital mistakes blamed for US transmission

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1115000/1115396_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524679988_0c4c38b4db808ccadd38d288ee4a6313<p><b>A US health chief has said a mistake was "clearly" made by hospital staff treating an Ebola victim in Texas, resulting in one member being …

Second US Ebola diagnosis deeply concerning, health officials admit

CDC chief: other hospital staff could have been exposed Female confirmed as first US person-to-person transmission Obama updated about case, asks CDC to move quickly<p>Texas healthcare worker named second US Ebola case US airports start screening passengers for Ebola Ebola in Sierra Leone through the …

A System For Email Productivity

How to regularly get to “inbox zero”…<p>All of your emails can fit into one of the following 7 categories…<p><b>No need to reply, and not important to read.</b> …

5 Things You Should be Doing to Have an Insanely Productive Week

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A productive week depends largely on what you focus on every working day and how much time you allocate to activities that take up your time (i.e. busy work). Working harder does not necessarily mean you are being productive. There will …

The 'Work-Life Balance' Misnomer: Is Work-Life 'Integration' the New Norm?

The Monday-through-Friday, nine-to-five is a pipe dream.<p>For employees in "traditional" jobs — office jobs with set, weekday hours — today's status …

The Physics of Productivity: Newton's Laws of Getting Stuff Done Will Help You Boost Your Productivity

In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, The Principia: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, which described his three …

Time Management

Book Review: Getting Things Done – David Allen

The Author, with his copy of Getting Things Done.<p>It is rare that I read or hear something that truly changes the way I think and approach my life, …

How to Say No | The Art of Manliness

We’ve talked a lot about the Nice Guy Syndrome here on AoM. You know the guy. Big time people pleaser, always puts others before himself, lets people …

Work/Life Separation Is Impossible. Here’s How to Deal with It.

The ideal of compartmentalizing our work and home lives sounds appealing in a self-help book or advice-based TV show, but reality is much messier …

Psychology

This column will change your life: stop being busy

'Most time management advice rests on the unspoken assumption that it's possible to win the game: to find a slot for everything that matters. But if the game's designed to be unwinnable, you can permit yourself to stop trying'<p>In her recent book Overwhelmed, about the modern epidemic of busyness, …