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10 Absolutely Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You Don’t Want to Overlook—or Risk Thousands in Repairs

When you think about home maintenance, these 10 tasks might not be the first things that come to mind—but forgetting about them can have frustrating …

Home Improvement

Want to Make It as a Biologist? Better Learn to Code

Namrata Udeshi knows how to globally analyze the proteomics of human cells. You'd be forgiven for having no idea what that means or why it …

10 Life Lessons I Wish I Knew in My 20s

What do you wish you knew in your younger days?<p>Time speeds up the older I get. I'm in my late 30s and looking back, there are a lot of things I may have done differently had I known what I know now. With experience comes wisdom, and I could have used some of that wisdom when I was in my 20s.<p>But I …

Motivation

How to Prepare Your Photos for Printing

If you’ve ever printed a photo directly from your computer to your printer, you might have been surprised to find out that the color in the images …

Printing

How to Tape and Apply Joint Compound to Drywall

How to Tape and Apply Joint Compound to Drywall<p>Updated on September 23, 2017<p>Taping and Applying Joint Compound to Drywall<p>For most home owners there …

Home Improvement

Oh, You Didn't Hear? NASA Dropped the Hottest Mixtape of 2016

While you were busy celebrating the holidays, NASA dropped the hottest mixtape of 2016. The Goddard Space Flight Center—where engineers and …

Don’t make New Year’s resolutions this year. Redesign your life instead, Stanford professor says.

Throughout our lives, there will be moments when we’ll find ourselves stuck or worried that we’ve fallen short of our potential and greatest ambitions. We might find ourselves fantasizing over a different career or another partner, wondering if it is too late to change.<p>In their new book, “Designing …

Prototypes

Aics Frosinone

Possono aderire all’AICS circoli culturali e ricreativi, associazioni, società sportive, ASD, CRAL etc. A tutti l’AICS mette a disposizione servizi, …

How to learn coding for free: A guide for designers

Learning to code can be one of the most daunting tasks a designer can undertake. Code looks complicated, reads like gibberish, feels boring, and …

Double the Lifespan of Your Water Heater For Less Than $50

Stop rust before it happens.<p>Rust happens. Especially to steel-tank water heaters. Manufacturers take precautions to protect the water heater, but the best they can do is delay its inevitable demise. However, if you learn a little about how your water heater is built, and you take care of this one …

How to Weather Strip a Door

Simple-to-install kits make it easy to stop annoying drafts<p>Lift the door by the doorknob to check for loose hinges. If the door moves upward, tighten …

Home Improvement

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

Workouts

5 Books That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Sometimes, all you need is a reminder of where you're headed.<p>I am an avid reader. I read because there is so much incredible material out there to learn from, but I also read to stay inspired. In the same way movies and YouTube montages and podcasts inspire, books can have a tremendous impact on …

Motivation

How to start a side business without quitting your current job

Not all entrepreneurs started out their businesses fresh from college – or quit halfway through.<p>Most entrepreneurs already had careers before they decided to go it alone. But making the jump can be terrifying, especially if you have overheads to pay. That’s why a growing number of people are …

Small Business

Ten Things You Should Include In Your Startup's Business Plan

9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>It’s a question that every new startup owner has to ask him or herself: do I really need a business plan? Sure, there are plenty of small …

Small Business

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …

Employment

The Startup Myth Too Many People Fall for

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

I asked my four friends who happen to be entrepreneurs to share their favorite business read. Here’s what i got!

As a startup entrepreneur it’s impossible to find the time to read the bevy of books published each month on startup, entrepreneurship, business & …

This Is Why So Many Startups Aren’t Successful

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Hardware startups and products: founder tips for making hardware less hard

Hardware startups are now beginning to enjoy the type of attention that their software counterparts have enjoyed. “The decreasing cost of prototyping …

Startups

The Japanese art of decluttering and organizing by Marie Kondo

Here in the states, minimalism isn’t exactly a point of pride (we like stuff, and lots of it), so it’s especially remarkable that Japanese tidying …

Minimalism

Four Common Job Search Mistakes You Might Be Making

You often know when you’ve just made a big mistake in your job application. You forget to attach your resume. You send the wrong version. You address …

8 Things To Know Before Starting Your Startup

<b>1. Finding the right job for your product</b><p><i>Why people need your product or service? What job it will be “hired” to do?</i><p>Customer has a job to be done and …

Product Management

Keep Wires Locked Together with the Lineman Splice

Wire splicing and soldering is a basic skill that any DIYer can master—but it all starts with a solid connection between the two wires. That’s where …

DIY

DIY Idea: Make Your Own Portable Outdoor Kitchen

You may have seen all those beautiful <b>outdoor kitchens</b> with a fancy counter top and powerful grills and ovens. Well, everyone would want such a thing …

22 Time-Saving Life Hacks You Need To Start Using Daily

By Marius Ursache,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1EivPqK<p><i>Producer’s note: Someone on Quora asked: What are the best day-to-day time-saving hacks?</i> …

Paracord Sword Handle Wrap

<b>Paracord Sword Handle Wrap</b>.<p>time to get this on my tomahawk…

Top 10 Backups Everyone Should Have (Not Just Computer Backups)

You've heard it a lot, but it bears repeating: you need to back up your computer, because your hard drive <i>will</i> fail one day. Beyond those file …

How Much You Should Have Saved in Your Retirement Account, by Age

Many of us set aside a portion of our income, such as 15% or more, for retirement and call it a day. That might be great if you have 30 years left to …