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Plants For Naturally Clean Air

Air Drop, is a concept that dwells on providing purified air in an urban landscape. The idea is to use Air plants or Tillandsias, which are the most …

Create a Personalized Digital Shopping Magazine with Pickie

Online shopping has grown dramatically, year over year. And with that growth, new product discovery content has blossomed on the web and on mobile …

4 Things I Didn’t Know About Investors Before I Took Their Money

In the beginning everyone is excited and happy. The wooing is heavy on both sides. They come in and look at your process, you go and check out their …

Steve Jobs: 5 (More) Motivational Business Tips

When I wrote <b>Steve Jobs: 6 Tried-And-True Business Tips</b><b>,</b> it was difficult to select from the hundreds of motivational comments Mr. Jobs shared with the media during his memorable career. As such, this article augments the original list with five additional insightful missives.<p>For tips 1 through 6, …

Frozen Fishes In Ice

I love the illusion that the Ice Cube tank proposes; imagine the stunned expressions when people discover that the cube is an ice deception and that …

On My Windowsill

… lies a lot of dust, especially in-between the rail tracks for the window. I do my best to keep the dust and debris away, however the combination of …

The Only Cool Treadmill…Ever

There’s a reason why in-home treadmills often become a place to hang clothes rather than an exercise machine….they’re B-O-R-I-N-G! When you can’t run …

A Better Way to Think About Your Business Model

The business model canvas — as opposed to the traditional, intricate business plan — helps organizations conduct structured, tangible, and strategic conversations around new businesses or existing ones. Leading global companies like GE, P&G, and Nestlé use the canvas to manage strategy or create …

Do You Prefer Success Or Achievement?

What’s the difference between success and achieve? Webster is unable to define either word without the other.<p>If there’s no difference, why don’t we use achieve more to describe wealth, fame, status, credentials, etc.? Perhaps it’s because success is a noun and achieve is a verb, and nouns are …

The One Thing That Transforms a Good Leader Into a Great One

All great leaders use this tool. You should too.<p>One thing consistently sets great leaders apart from the merely good: They have a pervasive sense of groundedness.<p>Discussions with truly great leaders are rarely unhinged forays into the unknown, and their day-to-day activities are seldom isolated …

What's the Crux of Masterful Communication? Analytics

You can make convincing points if you're logical, rational, and data-driven. The first in a seven-part series on leadership communication styles.<p>There are a million pieces that all work together to propel you forward as a leader but, ultimately, it's about how you connect with others. No matter if …

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5 Venture Capitalism Myths Busted

If you’re an entrepreneur with your head down, honing your product, actively stalking funding, inspiring your team, and generally getting your business off the ground; you may know all there is to know about jailbreaking money from the messenger bags of smoothie-sipping venture capitalists, or the …

Maximize Your Happiness By Increasing Your 'Return On Life' - The True Measure Of Wealth

According to Tige Young, Founder and CEO of Tui Tai Expeditions, entrepreneurs should de-emphasize ROI and focus on a more accurate measure of wealth, Return On Life.<p>I became acquainted with Tige, when I was researching examples of exemplary online customer service. In the resulting article, I …

8 Ways Managers Sabotage Themselves

These management strategies sound smart in theory--but tend to backfire in practice.<p>It's amusing to watch employees straight out of college (or from particularly large corporations) come to work at my company. They've had these "how to act at the office" lessons drilled into their brains, which may …

Edge Your Way Into a New Market

Entering an emerging market can be a big growth driver--but you need to minimize the risks. Try this three-step approach for capturing new opportunities.<p>Emerging marketplaces are tempting opportunities for growth businesses, but they are also risky propositions. New, unproven customer segments, …

Should everybody learn to code? A PandoDaily meta media mashup of opinion

Lots, and I mean <i>lots,</i> has been written about whether we should all learn to code or not. If everyone who wrote about the need for everyone to learn …

How to Think in Networks - The Startup Guide - Creating a Better World Through Entrepreneurship

8 Ways to Be a Truly Memorable Boss

Employees don't leave jobs; they leave bad bosses--and even mediocre ones. Don't be that kind of boss.<p>I remember all of my bosses. Some were bad. Most were good.<p>But only one was truly <i>memorable--</i>in the best possible way.<p>Memorable bosses possess qualities that may not always show up on paper but do …

400+ Healthy Recipes (That Won't Break the Bank)

From hearty breakfasts to light salads to sweet treats, the Greatist team has got you covered. This page is home to all of our best budget-friendly …

Healthy Recipes

Electree

Some new product ideas are cool, and some are downright crazy — but it's the ones that are a little of both that often turn out the best. Take the …

The Art of Betrayal: The Secret History of MI6

If you <i>really</i> want to know what it's like to be a spy, don't watch a Bond flick — simply ask a spy. <i>The Art of Betrayal: The Secret History of MI6:</i> …

Mophie Juice Pack Helium

Say hello to your iPhone's new best friend. The Mophie Juice Pack Helium ($80) doesn't just protect your iPhone 5 — it helps keep it charged, too. …

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The Passenger

Madrid, Spain<p>Sure, you could always book yourself a ticket on a train if you feel like a little lounge time in the dinner car — but what if you don't …