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By Jules

Will you do as much as it takes, as long as it takes? 2017 is asking.

Listen. It’s time. This is it. 2017. New. Year. Now. I for one am going deeper and higher.

A Not-So-Little Happier: Announcing the Launch of “The Onward Project” Podcasts!

Ta-da! In this not-so-Little Happier, I’m announcing the launch of a family of podcasts, headed by me, called The Onward Project. These podcasts will made your life better — happier, healthier, more productive, more creative. The shows are very different from each other, but they share a similar vibe.

How to get started when you don’t feel like it

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. Unclutterer readers are the get-things-done type when it comes to productivity and uncluttering except when they don’t want to be. Occasionally, we all feel like getting exactly nothing done. Sometimes that’s fine. I love a lazy Saturday as much as the next guy.

3D Printable IKEA Tape Measure

IKEA items used: Ikea Tape Measure Turn your free IKEA measuring tape into an IKEA tape measure thanks to 3D printing. Inches on one side, centimeters on the other. The case snaps together, no glue or screws needed!

Why Most Productivity Tips Fail (and How to Overcome That)

Happy New Year! It’s that time of year when so many of us like to take stock and make new plans. And one of the most popular things people want to do is to be more productive.The good news is that the web is full of productivity tips.

The Essential Elements of Modern Web Design

Modern web design for the 21st century is very different from what we were working with back in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Simply put, we have come a long way in the last 15 years. The modern website is now the engine of modern business rather than just an electronic calling card or digital Yellow Page listing.

“The Salvation of Man is Through Love and in Love.”

To usher in the new year of 2017, I wanted to post one of my very favorite passages in all of literature: We stumbled on in the darkness, over big stones and through large puddles, along the one road leading from the camp. The accompanying guards kept shouting at us and driving us with the butts of their rifles. Anyone with very sore feet supported himself on his neighbor’s arm.

My 2 essential life hacks to begin the year

I can’t believe it. I’m writing the last post of 2016. In a few days, a new year comes upon us. I’ve always liked new years.

Want to Keep a New Year’s Resolution? How to Make It Right for YOU.

Many people make New Year’s resolutions, and many people get frustrated and abandon their New Year’s resolutions. A common mistake? Setting up the resolution in the wrong way. We think we “should be able to” do it first thing in the morning, or we think we should imitate a resolution that works well for someone else. But there’s no one, correct way.

5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer

You have 101 things to do in a given day. You have to drop the kids off at school, prepare for an important meeting, study for an exam, redecorate your living room, or catch up with the latest Game of Thrones season.

Instead of Manufacturing Hype, Just Start Doing Great Work

I got a call to do some filming for a marketing agency in Los Angeles. I had the date open and it sounded interesting, so I decided to go. The filming took place in a Beverly Hills mansion, probably the largest single-person home I’ve ever been in.

How to Change the Pointer Speed in Android

Nowadays, our Android phones are our constant companions (unless you’re an Apple user). We can’t even think a minute looking at our smartphones. Browsing something on the internet, connecting with friends via social networks- everything can be done via our Android phone with ease.

Organizing resolution jump-start

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. We know that many people have chosen “getting organized” as a New Year’s resolution – and some of those people want to get started now!

LILLÅSEN Bamboo desk redo

We didn’t want to block the heater in my daughter’s room so we attached the desk to the wall and added decorative iron legs. Bought some fence pieces at Home Depot, cut them down to attach to the bottom of the desk. Put caps on the bottom to hide the cut end. Lillasen desk is what we used. ~ by Kaylee Marcotte The post LILLÅSEN Bamboo desk redo appeared first on IKEA Hackers.

30 Unusual Ways to Burn 100 Calories Without Exercising

What if you were told that you burn calories even without exercising? Oftentimes, when we think of burning calories, we think of hitting the gym, dancing the Zumba, jogging in the park, and busting out the Wii Fit.