Chronic underspending is a thing. Here's why it's OK to spend money on yourself.
The methods that financial planners use to help 'underspenders' can guide the rest of us in deciding when it’s OK to splurge and when we should resist.
Young Americans living at home hits 1940 levels. Why that may be a good thing
Nearly 40 percent of young people ages 18-34 lived with family in 2015, the highest percentage since 1940. The trend reflects economic pressures, but may also be a sign of increased opportunity and independence for some.
Why Growing Food is The Single Most Impactful Thing You Can Do in a Corrupt Political System
The most effective change-makers in our society aren’t waiting around for a new president to make their lives better, they’re planting seeds,...
Seems Like Any Other High School, Right? So What's The Major Thing Missing From These Pictures?
Hint: Don't stare at this small image. You have to click to get the bigger picture. (Double meaning!)
Why putting pressure on people is a good thing
One technique open to the team leader, business leader, chief executive, is to put staff under pressure to raise their game. There are different forms of wor
What two thing does it take to make a chip? HEAT and PRESSURE!
Do you really understand the metal cutting process? What is really happening to the material being machined? The metal cutting process is a process
Why There's No Such Thing as BABY Asparagus
Why is asparagus sometimes thin (pencil) and sometimes fat (jumbo) — is one a baby version of the other? AND which one is most tender? We reveal all in the n...
Why Climate Group CEO Helen Clarkson thinks peer pressure is a good thing
Plus, sustainability leaders should start talking more about solutions.
Learn a Thing 1 (or Thing 2) about Seuss
PIQUA — In honor of Theodor Seuss Geisel — the man better known as beloved
A Thing That Should Not Be
Despite his full, long life, the death of Jean Vanier is still sad. And as Christians, we must not skip grief nor automatically reach for a happy narrative.
What is This Thing?
There are many ways to try to calm a screaming baby: bouncing, rocking, music, sounds, car rides, vacuum, or even dryer vibrations.
The Most Amazing Thing About Trees
Hope this was worth the wait! So many people helped with this video: Prof John Sperry, Hank Green, Henry Reich, CGP Grey, Prof Poliakoff, my mum filmed for m...
Why Being Dissatisfied is a Good Thing
Dissatisfied it’s a good thing Dissatisfaction is uncomfortable. But there is no shame in acknowledging it. In fact, we should learn to celebrate it. Dissati...
The Scary Thing About DC Universe's Swamp Thing Is How Good It Is
Much like an actual tract of wetlands teeming with different forms of organic life, DC Universe’s Swamp Thing is a complex, interconnected system of a story. And it’s best understood when you make an effort to appreciate it from the big picture and zoomed-in perspective simultaneously.
Tip of the Day: Say One Thing and One Thing Only In Your Fliers
WHY? The best marketing materials have the simplest message. HOW? Figure out what you want the customer to do: Is it come to your store for an event, buy a particular product, or check out the deals you have on your website. And then build your direct mail or print ad around that call to action. SOURCE: Bob Phibbs, The Retail Doctor
Hiring Veterans Is Right Thing and Smart Thing To Do for Businesses
In honor of Veterans Day observed annually on November 11, business and technology leaders would be wise to help the approximately 200,000 U.S. service members who are making the transition to civilian life each year find new careers in the private sector and in the process they will help themselves too.
"Supporting Women Entrepreneurs Is the Morally Right Thing to Do—and the Smart Thing"
ELLE celebrated its Impact Awards with eco-conscious entrepreneurs and other changemakers.
Hiring Vets Isn't Just The Right Thing
By helping veterans find jobs that match their capabilities, we give them the opportunities they deserve — while also strengthening our industry and our economy.
What is this mystery thing?
“Animal vegetable or mineral?” was my question when I saw Chuck Guthrie’s photo of a white, many legged mystery thing on an azalea bush in his Chelsea yard in Virginia
Why Is Chicken and Waffles a Thing?
This indulgent combo is well known in the South today, but it has a fun backstory.