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In The Search For The Perfect Desk – Get Inspired

As easy as it may be to buy the first desk you come across, that’s rarely a good idea. There are more types of desks than you’re aware of and each …

Is The Trump Administration Doomed To A Recession? History Says Yes

No President wants to see a recession on their watch. In addition to rising unemployment, it typically means means lower government revenue and higher spending on things like unemployment benefits and welfare. It makes governing much harder work.<p>Unfortunately for President-elect Trump the risk of a …

The class junkie’s guide to doing a full-body workout at the gym

For some people, the gym is their special place, where navigating the machines, the weights, even the attached TV sets is second nature. But if …

6 Ways to Design a Guest Room/Office Combo

Unless you host overnight guests frequently—and have space to spare—it’s smart to make a guest room do double duty as a home office. Here, six …

Interior Design

How to let your money buy you happiness

Today I want to introduce you to a superb financial writer with whom I have a passing acquaintance and tell you about a new book he's published …

Happiness

The best games of 2016 so far: A Gameological catch-up guide

Nobody has the time to play all the great video games that hit the market. Between the increasingly even distribution of big-budget releases …

Why The Gift Tax Matters So Much To You

While the words “gift” and “taxes” don’t seem like they belong in the same sentence, they do — and the gift tax can definitely matter to you.<p>Most people know certain gifts are excluded from income tax. Currently, you can give $14,000 per year ($28,000 per year as a couple) to an individual or …

The 30-Day Burpee Challenge That Will Totally Kick Your Butt

Ah, the burpee. It’s one of the most dreaded exercise moves across the board, and yet every workout seems to incorporate a version of it (hello, even …

The 7-Step Evening Ritual That Will Make You Happy

Everybody talks about morning rituals to get the day started right. (Even I have.) But <i>ending</i> the day right can be even more important. Why?<p>Because …

Happiness

How A Site That Streams People Playing Video Games Became A Billion Dollar Business

Twitch CEO Emmett Shear wasn't born a leader, he became one almost by accident. And he now runs one of the most valuable video properties on the web, just purchased by Amazon.<p><b>The genesis of Twitch</b>, one of the most popular gaming-related Websites and applications in the world, can be traced to a few …