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Elon Musk’s ‘time blocking’ method: How to manage time effectively even if your schedule is hectic

Elon Musk is possibly the busiest man on earth right now.<p>The billionaire founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, usually spends up to 100 hours a week …

Time Management

Steve Jobs Was the World's Greatest Salesman Because He Answered the 1 Question on Everyone's Mind

Once you realize your customers don't care about your 'product,' you'll be more likely to make a sale.<p>I'm looking at an intimidating 800-page binder as I write this article. It contains confidential information about a new product category. When I prepare the company's leaders to launch the …

This top-rated app will help you envision and create any home design project

Sometimes chicken scratches on a Post-it note just don’t cut it. For example, when you’re trying to renovate or redesign your home. Whether you’ve …

App Store

Jack and Coke Sheet Cake

A decadent but easy-to-make dessert combines two Southern classics<p>This rich chocolate cake is included in the new cookbook, <b>The Southern Sympathy Cookbook: Funeral Food with a Twist</b>. Coke helps make it moist, and a toot of Tennessee’s Jack Daniel’s sour mash whiskey helps even more.<p>Ingredients<p>For …

How to check if Apple is slowing your old iPhone

In a recent statement, Apple has officially confirmed that yes, it is technically slowing down some old iPhones. Before you freak out, realize that …

50 Tough Questions You Never Ask Yourself, But Should

Lasting growth begins with introspection. These thought-provoking questions will set you up to achieve your life and business goals in the New Year.<p>With the dawn of every New Year, pledges are made by hopefuls everywhere to do or change something big in their life and business. Most of these …

Here's how you can actually use your phone when you listen to YouTube on mobile

YouTube is meant for video, but as most everyone has figured out by now, it's also great for music. You can find just about every deep cut imaginable …

The 25 best pies in America, ranked

We asked Yelp to help us find the tastiest slices across the country.<p>To create this list, Yelp took several things into consideration:<p>• A restaurant's number of reviews and its star rating.<br>• Reviews and photos that mention pie.<p>From coconut cream pie in Pennsylvania to blueberry peach pie in Texas, …

Florida

10 Books Elon Musk – “Tesla Founder and Billionaire” wants you to read

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share23<p>+11<p>Shares 36<p>Elon Musk is now considered Earth’s most future-oriented person. He is an American entrepreneur, inventor and …

Mobile Workbench With Built-in Table Miter Saws

Friendship Clock Build<p>Shiplap Wood Sign<p>Modern Inbox (Stackable Paper Trays)<p>PVC Class<p>Almost done with mine (pics to follow soon). Any chance you can …

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song Reduces Anxiety by Up to 65 Percent

Sure to both stir your soul and calm your nervous system.<p>Everyone knows they need to manage their stress. When things get difficult at work, school, or in your personal life, you can use as many tips, tricks, and techniques as you can get to calm your nerves.<p>So here's a science-backed one: make a …

The Brain

Magic Cakes Live Up to Their Name

If the infamous chocolate cake scene from <i>Matilda</i> doesn’t really seem like such a horrible punishment to you, you might be a certified cake fanatic. …

Scuba Diving Magazine's 2016 Underwater Photo Contest Winners

<b>ENTER OUR 2017 THROUGH YOUR LENS CONTEST TODAY RIGHT HERE.</b><p>We won't lie — the underwater photo contest is one of our favorite issues to produce here …

Books that will Improve your Knowledge of the World

Inspired by a reader’s question to me, I thought I’d ask Farnam Street follers on Facebook and Twitter for an answer to the question: <b>What books would</b> …

Where to Get the Best Sandwich In Every State

From sea to shining sea—and ham to melted cheese.<p><i>This story was written by our friends at Spoon University.</i><p>There is nothing more freeing than being able to hold an entire meal in the palm of your hand and know that a superb variety of flavors and textures await you with every bite. Okay, maybe not …

This Is the Most Popular Macaroni 'n' Cheese Recipe on Pinterest

And honestly, it might surprise you.<p>There's a holiday for just about everything these days, and while you don't always have time to celebrate them all, this one definitely demands acknowledgment. July 14 is National Macaroni and Cheese Day, and there is literally no better way to commemorate it …

14 Arepa and Pupusa Recipes to Make for Your Next Summer Get-Together

Summer is all about trying new things. Whether it’s a fun adult camp or a train ride that shows you the wonders of the world, it’s time to step up your adventurous side, including getting creative in the kitchen. From fruit boats to boozy slushies, there are so many fun recipes to try! Arepas and …

100 Must-Read Books About Nature

The following list compiles books that deal with the natural world from many vantage points. I have broken them, loosely, into categories. If you are …

Books

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Selling for Entrepreneurs: Enroll in MaRS' open online course

MaRS has published the last unit of its online course, Selling for Entrepreneurs. Designed for startups, this free course offers on-demand lessons in …

Selling

The Beautiful Chaos of Crashing Waves

Australian photographer Luke Shadbolt has traveled the world chasing waves.<p>For the past five years, Shadbolt has been shooting surf and underwater …

The Best Jackets of 2016

For diehard gear geeks, there’s no more exciting category right now than jackets. Experimentation is the name of the game, with companies trying out new cuts, materials, and construction techniques. Weights are in free fall—the lightest shell in our test came in under three ounces—while just about …

31 Breathtaking Natural Swimming Pools Around the World

Most of the earth’s natural watering holes are inhospitable and aren’t safe to explore, but there are some spectacular pools that many photographers …

Costa Rica

DIY Outdoor Wood Bench

This is a little labor intensive, but the result is beautiful. If you're interested in a bit of a challenge and want to revamp your outdoor space on …

20 Awesome Examples Of Wood Ceilings That Add A Sense Of Warmth To An Interior

Wood is a great way to add warmth to an interior, but it doesn’t just have to be about floors and furniture. Here are 20 examples of interiors that …

DIY - Garden Love Seat - Quiet Corner

This slatted garden bench makes the perfect garden love seat.<p>You will need:<p>1 of 900 x 900mm 16mm marine plywood*<br>• 7 of 20 x 94mm PAR pine – cut to …

Breathtaking Images of 50-100ft High Waves by Photographer Luke Shadbolt – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Australian photographer Luke Shadbolt captures the power and violence of the ocean in his series <i>Maelstrom.</i> Check out more images <i></i>below or on display …

A Master Class in Pruning Hydrangeas from White Flower Farm

The question Barb Pierson, nursery manager at White Flower Farm in Morris, Connecticut, hears most often every year is: “When should I prune my …

25 Recipes for Super-Satisfying Sandwiches

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Portable, infinitely variable, and just so darn satisfying, the sandwich is, in my opinion, about as close as you'll get to a perfect food. All you need is bread (or some sort of bread equivalent) and a little creativity when it …

Everything You Need to Know About Mississippi Mud Pie

Mississippi mud pie is a dessert with a history as murky as the waters of its namesake. Not to be confused with dirt cake or mud cake (no gummy worms) or even Mississippi mud cake, this beloved pie has been re-interpreted countless times, and always with different results. Here's a primer on the …