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Sandra Bullock on Motherhood, Home Decor Porn, and the #MeToo Story She Almost Didn't Tell | InStyle.com

Sandra Bullock is standing—well, swaying, actually—in the “sexy-time music room,” a cozy space in her L.A. home that boasts modern chairs, sleek …

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Bill Gates will invest more than $1 billion in public schools — but he'll have to learn from Mark Zuckerberg's mistake

Bill Gates will fund a massive investment in education, pledging more than $1.7 billion into public schools, The Washington Post reported.<p>Gates has long been a thought leader on improving school outcomes through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, where he's invested more than $3.4 billion in …

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How to create your first mobile app?

Ideas for mobile apps have become extremely common among the average person. While ideas are plentiful, the ability to build and execute a launch is …

How to ask users for permission to use Location Services?

Peculiar times we live in. We’re happy to share our lives through social networks, letting Facebooks and Twitters of the world gather our personal …

10 Business Ideas You Can Launch in 7 Days - OLBlog

<b>2. “SEO Sweeper</b>.” This blog has 400+posts. What if somebody jumped into my analytics, gave me a quick survey on my best visitors, and re-framed old …

5 simple etiquette habits that help the rich get ahead, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Manners matter.<p>"You have to know how to act and how to do certain things when you're around people," writes Thomas C. Corley in his upcoming book "Change Your Habits, Change Your Life." "Self-made millionaires have mastered certain rules of etiquette that help them in social settings."<p>Corley would …

Why Letting Go of Perfection Is Really the Key to Success

True innovation starts with ditching the ideal of perfection.<p>Studies have shown that self-doubt can potentially be a major hurdle to women's success. There's evidence we might not ask for a promotion, apply for a job we're absolutely qualified for or execute on a big idea because we're not as …

These beautiful tiny homes cost less than $20,000 to build — take a look inside

After more than a decade of designing, editing, and reworking, the students at Rural Studio, Auburn University 's architectural-design program, built two cottages with raw materials that cost just $14,000 each. (The team calls them the "20K Homes.")<p>The goal was to create a model for building homes …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

Marshawn Lynch Stars In Hilarious New Pepsi Commercial By Lip-Syncing

Marshawn Lynch doesn’t like to talk, but he sure does enjoy endorsing things and making money.<p>The Seattle Seahawks star debuted a hilarious …

How to Write a Short Story from Start to Finish

by Joe BuntingI’m working on a new short story. However, it’s been a while, and I’m feeling out of practice, like I have to figure out how to write a …

Marketing: 3 Reasons To Tell A Story, Not Sell Technology

In these fast paced times Marketing’s role has become much more complex amid the cacophony of noise from social networks, new media, the proliferation of mobile devices, changing TV viewer habits. To manage this, organizations must turn their attention to storytelling. 97% of CMOs think <i>marketing</i> …

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Sustainable Dining in NYC: The Changing Landscape of Food

In a world where modernism and the Green Revolution has alienated us from our relationship to food, the shift towards alternatives gives us an opportunity to endorse more sustainable and humane methods of growing, sourcing, cooking and eating.<p><i>By Inka Schomer</i><p>Food and eating out has been at the …

Food & Dining

How to Market Your Restaurant on Facebook

As we move into 2015, Internet marketing is more important than ever, and that includes Facebook restaurant marketing. The options available for …

Content Marketing Strategy For Restaurants

Content marketing cultivates relationships.The purpose of content marketing is to attract, acquire, engage and thus, keep restaurant customers. …

Big data: 8 ideas to watch

A look at the major forces shaping the data world.<p>By Ben Lorica<p><i>This story was originally published on</i> <i>O’Reilly Radar</i> <i>as part of our exploration of big</i> …

Why Online Retailers Continue To Open Brick-And-Mortar Stores

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Mike Kercheval is president and CEO of International Council of Shopping Centers.</i><p>In an age when new technology and the growth of pure online-only retailers have industry analysts questioning the future of brick-and-mortar stores, what are online retailers doing to grow their …

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Husband And Wife Architects Create The Sugar Lab, A Foundry For 3D Printed Sweets

Kyle and Liz von Hasseln aren’t your typical designers. Initially focused on architecture, the pair stumbled upon an interesting business idea when they wanted to make a special cake for a friend’s birthday: the Sugar Lab.<p>“It was our friend Chelsea’s birthday, and we didn’t have an oven to bake her …

The critic stumbles | Seth's Blog

Last week, I saw an extraordinary play on Broadway. It got the longest standing ovation I've ever seen in a theater, and Alan Cumming deserved every …

‘We need a new language for the collaborative age’

in Market Power, Social<p>Just realized that I never shared with you an article that was commissioned for, and published in the March 2013 issue of …

Crowdsourced reviews and multimedia content provided through location-specific app

21 Mar 2013<p>Connecting real-world objects with digital information is becoming increasingly popular, especially for tourism enterprises. We’ve already …

In Australia, fractional ownership encouraged through social networks

22 Mar 2013<p>Australia-based OwnMutually is offering fractional ownership through their new platform, with an emphasis on users sharing items they’d …

Bluetooth-enabled garments help owners find them

27 Mar 2013<p>It’s no secret that technology can help locate what’s lost, whether it be pets, objects or children. Whereas many of the innovations we’ve …

'I'm Outta Here!' Why 2 Million Americans Quit Every Month (And 5 Steps to Turn the Epidemic Around)

I recently discovered an alarming fact—even in a climate of business uncertainty and an unemployment rate of 7.8 percent, more than 2 million Americans are voluntarily leaving their jobs every month. The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics calls the category “Quits.” While the …