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Turn Brown Paper Into A Realistic-Looking Faux Wood Floor

Look at this gorgeous wood plank floor. Except, wait. The floor is actually made from brown paper.


Turn A Recliner Into The Ultimate Desk Chair

Comfort is key when you’re spending long hours in front of the computer. Hack a La-Z-Boy (or other recliner) into a rolling desk chair, and your back might thank you.


Improve Your Resume With This Simple Formula Recommended By Google

Recruiters don’t look at your resume for more than a few precious seconds, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t still carefully craft your resume to make sure you have the best chances of landing a job. Here’s a simple formula from Google’s HR chief that will help you put the best information on your resume.


The Gorgeously Green Workspace For Two

Some home offices don’t make you feel like you’re trapped indoors, but instead have an open, breezy atmosphere, thanks to lighting, the right wall colour, and natural materials. Two plants, woven chairs, and a homemade wooden desk for two make this one inspiring workspace.


Improve Your Presentations And Public Speaking 60 Seconds At A Time

Most of us weren’t born orators and could use a little rehearsal to make speaking in public more natural and presentations less sucky. Andrew Ng, Coursera co-founder and Stanford professor, suggests doing deliberate practise sessions to get better at these highly useful skills.


Make Dishes Better With A Dash Of Sour Flavours

Peanut butter and jam. Strawberries and chocolate. Bacon and anything. Some food combinations are just meant to be. Esteemed chef Thomas Keller offers six tips for food synergy, including adding sourness to “bowl foods”.


You Might Be Standing All Wrong: Here's How To Fix Your Imbalance

Standing. It’s just something you do, right (like breathing)? The truth is there’s a perfectly aligned and balanced way to stand.


The Designer And Drummer's Rocking Workspace

Dark home offices don’t appeal to everyone. If you’re building a man cave for both music and work, however, this is an inspiring setup.


Avoid Memory Card Corruption With Proper Formatting And Camera Usage

It’s every photo-taker’s nightmare: After taking loads of precious pictures, your memory card is completely toasted. Digital Photography School offers several tips for reducing the likelihood of memory card corruption.


Splurge On The Baby Safety Products You'll Use Most Often

One thing I learnt in retrospect about becoming a parent is that most products designed for babies (and their parents) are just not necessary or worth sinking your money into, like many breastfeeding supplies. Some, however, are worth spending more on, especially the stuff that keeps your little one safe.