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7 TED Talks That Will Help You Be A Better Leader

As a leadership and culture coach, I’m always on the lookout for new inspiration. Learning about other people’s experiences, strategies, and ideas about leadership can generate awesome insight!<p>Here are some TED talks that “package” what makes great leaders into concise, informative speeches.<p><b>1. John</b> …

TED Talks

The Pareto Principle: How To Use The 80/20 Rule To Retire Earlier

One way to give your retirement planning a boost is to take actions that drive the greatest financial results.<p>Apply the Pareto Principle — the 80/20 rule — to your money. The Pareto Principle was founded by Vilfredo Pareto, an Italian economist in 1896. Pareto, an amateur gardener, found that most …

Personal Finance

According to Oprah, All Your Arguments Come Down to These 3 Questions

If the answers are no, there's likely going to be a problem.<p>Conflict is complicated.<p>Most of the time, it involves feelings that are both logical and illogical. That thing you're fighting about, whether at home or at work, is about both what's being stated and what's not being stated. It's about …

Cascading Staircase is Like an Indoor Frozen Waterfall

This cascading set of stairs in a Mumbai home is a perfectly executed example of architecture that mirrors nature. The wooden treads flow and curve …

Architecture

Catch A Wave

An undulating wall made from over 40,000 dowels adds a dose of awe to a Massachusetts loft.<p>When John Matosky hired Merge Architects to upgrade his loft, it was a pretty standard project—renovate the existing lackluster bathroom, add a second bathroom, and build a bookshelf. But Elizabeth Whittaker, …

3 Simple Steps to Mastering Any New Subject, According to a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist

Learn anything faster using the Feynman Technique.<p>As we get older, learning something new becomes more complex, tedious, and time-consuming than …

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01 of 13<p>Small Space Furniture Shouldn't Cost a Fortune<p>A brand-new Murphy bed can easily cost more than $3,000. The thing is, we think furniture that …

Small Spaces

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 …

10 Bright and Airy Modern Attic Renovations

If you are looking to add square footage—without a move—an attic renovation can be a fantastic solution.<p>Have a look at these 10 unique attic renovations for some inspired ideas on how to remodel your attic into a bright and usable space which can revitalize your entire home.<p><b>A Sunny Dining Room</b><p>When …

18 renovation apps to know for your next project

Everybody needs a little help sometimes<p>Embarking on a home renovation project is no easy feat, but thanks to today's advances in internet technology, there is probably a stellar app out there ready to assist with every part of the process.<p>Below, we rounded up 15 standouts across three …

Home Improvement

18 Of The Most Magnificent Table Designs Ever

Here at Bored Panda, we just can’t get over the fact that creative designers are still able to find ingenious new ways to turn tables into works of …

Furniture

This Shape-Shifting Chair Is a Small Space Lover’s Dream

Is it asking too much for a seating option to be comfortable, stylish and space-saving? Well, that treasured chair that you use as a nightstand might …

Model Painter Truly Re-Thinks the LED Task Lamp

A perfect example of Form Follows Function, with a dash of St. Louis thrown in<p>The design of LED desk lamps all have a disappointing sameness to them; …

Beautiful Houses: Nature House

Today we will show you a beautiful house in Bangkok, Thailand, a project by Junsekino Architect and Design. The house has a great flow and it is …

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9 DIYs for Your Coziest Fall Living Room EVER

These little additions will help you make your living space an even comfier place.<p>It's time to curl up with a good book and some hot chocolate. These little additions will help you make your living space an even comfier place.

Living Rooms

The Best Sun-Tolerant Plants For Your Outdoor Space

It sure is getting hot outside! Kate here, and in my part of the world, the sun is almost always shining, a drought is in progress, and summer temps …

Customizable Multifunctional Bookshelf: Fusillo

Fusillo isn’t your ordinary wall shelf. In fact, it’s more than just a shelf, it’s a coatrack, a bike rack, and bookends, too.<p>Handmade in Italy and …

The Ultimate Porch Swing (Seats Two)

Finding a good-looking porch swing feels like a coup of sorts. Finding a good-looking porch swing where the designers have also thought of clever …

Hide and Eat

In Manhattan, where space is the ultimate luxury, a clever design workaround makes a dining table disappear after supper.<p>Budgets beget compromise when it comes to design, and Jon Handley of Pulltab Design is an architect adept at navigating the balance between splurge and steal. When he was …

Articles about university place apartment on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tucked away on the edge of a nature preserve, a customized home breaks the prefab mold.<p>The Scandinavian city offers a talented but humble design scene that plays homage to the rugged Nordic climate.<p>A design guide to China's bustling capital.<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes …

Retired P.E. Teacher Wears Same Outfit for 40 Years of Yearbook Portraits | Colossal

<p>Retired gym teacher Dale Irby posed for his first yearbook photo back in 1973 at Prestonwood Elementary school. The next year, completely by …

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