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Julian Crowley

  • 10 Entrepreneurs Who Used the Power of Pets to Make Millions

    Image Source They’re cute, cuddly and comforting, so it’s little surprise that Americans own nearly 78 million pet dogs and almost 86 million pet cats. Such mind-boggling numbers have, of course, given rise to a hugely lucrative pet industry; in 2015 alone, for example, over $60 billion is projected to be spent on the country’s […]

  • 10 Office-Boosting Furniture Items Created with Recycled Plane Parts

    Image Source From elegant airliners to military jets, airplanes are truly incredible examples of engineering ingenuity, and they’ve made journeys that were thought impossible only a hundred years ago into an everyday reality. Still, even these cutting-edge machines have a limited existence, as fatigue and advancing technology conspire to make individual aircraft obsolete. The result? […]

  • 10 Most Idyllic Islands Owned By Billionaire Entrepreneurs

    Image Source The possibility of one day being rich enough to afford a privately owned island paradise is the definitive property dream for many budding entrepreneurs. The appeal of such a getaway is undeniable: a Robinson Crusoe-like fantasy of absolute privacy coupled with the surrounding natural beauty of a world far from the pressures of […]

  • 10 Most Creatively Themed Office Meeting Rooms

    Image Source They’re often the places where ideas are born, big decisions are made and key deals are sealed, so why settle for white walls, one-size-fits-all furniture and a tired projector? The once humble meeting room should be a setting that inspires, excites and motivates – all effects achieved by the following ten spaces. Each […]

  • 10 Inspiring Vertical Gardens Growing in Offices

    Image Source Forward-thinking companies like Google and Red Bull seem to do everything they can to break the mold and enhance the working environment for their many employees. Indeed, now offices can be fun, inspiring and, in the following cases, revitalizing spaces in which to spend the business day. The addition of a lush vertical […]

  • 10 Inspirational Treehouse Offices

    Image Source Innovative office spaces seem to be becoming an increasingly popular way for companies to stimulate the creative juices of employees, as well as to establish more enjoyable – and playful – atmospheres in which to work. Moreover, perhaps one of the most unusual workspaces associated with this phenomenon is the office treehouse. Bringing […]

  • 10 Amazing Underground Offices

    Image Source Think “office building” and something pretty mundane may come to mind: a high-rise structure, for example, hosting tiny cubicle after cubicle fitted with gray, uninspiring décor – scant motivation for getting through the daily grind. However, the following ten workspaces are that little bit different: not only are they tucked away underground – […]

  • 15 Wildly Imaginative Zoo Ads

    Zoo advertising presents ad agencies with a lot of room for creativity, enabling them to go wild with colorful characters and playful themes. Sometimes, zoo adverts promote a specific event, or they can be used to celebrate the arrival of a new animal. Often the aim is also to inspire people to pay their local […]

  • 15 Amazing Pieces of Crop Circle Advertising

    In the 1980s crop circles attracted a great deal of media coverage and even became speculatively linked to extraterrestrial activity, the paranormal and strange weather events. Perhaps it’s only natural that advertisers paid attention. A number of foodstuffs are perfectly suited for “cropvertising” – especially if wheat is a key ingredient in the product. Some […]

  • 15 Bizarre Commercial Buildings That Look Like Something Else

    The idea of literalism in advertising grew in popularity in the early 20th century as company proprietors designed their buildings to resemble their products. This not only cut down on the need for signage advertising what was contained within, but it also ensured the building stood a chance of becoming a local landmark, if done […]

  • 15 Coolest Cat Cafés

    Imagine stepping into a local café, inhaling the rich aroma of brewing coffee, and taking a closer look at the menu. Alongside the house coffees, espressos and caramel macchiatos, however, there’s a rather more surprising addition: cats. Yes, you read that correctly, fuzzy felines are on the menu in cafés everywhere from Japan to Vienna. […]