I couldn’t help but wonder what the point of actually building a vibrator myself was—I mean, it’s no Henry Cavill building a PC from scratch. Turns out, it comes down to a sort of extension of the Ikea effect—that users get more value out of something they build themselves. Miller took it a step further and saw it as a form of empowerment. “I believe when someone puts attention and time into making something, even when it’s preset for you, you create ownership—ownership of the piece, ownership of your own pleasure, and what you like and don’t like,” she says. … [Read more...] about SF sex toy designer debuts “build-your-own vibrator” parties on Zoom
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Reduce The Amount Of Email You’ll Come Back To If you get 150 emails a day–a pretty average number–then being out of contact for 10 business days means there will be at least 1,500 messages waiting for you. This can be agonizing for fans of Inbox Zero. That’s one reason some people don’t take two-week vacations, but it doesn’t need to be one. Likely, only 10-15 emails a day will be important, and half of those will be overtaken by events (or your work buddy will have dealt with them in your absence). … [Read more...] about How To Take A Two-Week Vacation Guilt-Free
"We do not think RIL is in a rush to start off-loading in retail also, but if it does, it will be a positive (according to media reports, RIL is looking to sell its stake in consumer retail). That said, retail by itself over the years will be a growth engine for RIL and something that will enable Jio also for cross-selling, in our view," BNP Paribas said. … [Read more...] about RIL, RIL partly paid shares hit all-time high; combined m-cap tops Rs 14L crore
Disclaimer: The views and investment tips expressed by investment experts on Moneycontrol.com are their own and not that of the website or its management. Moneycontrol.com advises users to check with certified experts before taking any investment decisions. … [Read more...] about Are all dividend stocks good bets? Experts suggest 8 companies that investors can look at
"We continue to have a selective approach and continue to prefer companies in the consumption (Tata Consumer), non-lending financial companies like ICICI Securities, mid-cap pharma stocks like Laurus Lab, Ajanta Pharma, Alembic, etc. In mid-caps, we have added Coromandel and Gujarat Gas," said Jani.Disclosure: Reliance Industries Ltd. is the sole beneficiary of Independent Media Trust which controls Network18 Media & Investments Ltd. … [Read more...] about Market up 48% from March lows; time to change strategy and rejig portfolio?