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45 Most Beautiful Places in the World

<b>E</b>ach and every day professional photographer discovers new and amazing places fully loaded with nature. Most of you had never seen everything what …

The Most Amazing Airbnb Rentals in Every State

We're talking about some of the best prices and most spectacular locations ever.<p>You could go down the rabbit hole of endless listings, or you could start with the top pick in your destination of choice. These highly-rated getaways won't disappoint.

Hospitality

My 10 favourite books: Rohan Bhargava, co-founder of CashKaro

Entrepreneurship may not come with a manual but luckily there’s a multitude of excellent books for anyone from seasoned entrepreneurs to those just …

30 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read : startups

The Lean Startup<p>Written by Eric Ries, this is sort of the bible for new business ventures. Regardless of the business you build, this will teach you …

Entrepreneurship

25 books that every entrepreneur should read

We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs like Mark Cuban and Peter Thiel and pored over years of interviews with star founders to find the books that every aspiring entrepreneur should read.<p>Here are their top recommendations.<p><i>Bianca Male, Aimee Groth, Richard Feloni, Natalie Walters,</i> …

Josephine Goube, 26

<b>Director of Partnerships, Migreat</b><p>(FRANCE) Goube wants to ease the world’s refugee crisis. As one of the first employees at Migreat, which was founded in 2012, she has helped build an online platform that gives refugees, migrants and other displaced people an easy way to handle visa applications and …

Meet The 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs Making Change In Europe And Around The World

While we focused on European citizenship or residency when selecting our list of 30 under 30 Social Entrepreneurs, the range of impact these honorees are making is rippling change around the world.<p>As Europe (and the rest of the world) deals with one of the largest refugee crises ever, list members …

How entrepreneurship changed my life in two years

Exactly two years ago, I was thinking about becoming rich with my first startup. We were reaching out to potential customers for our half-baked …

How I increased my productivity 1.5x by experimenting with my work schedule

It may sound unpractical, but it's true. Earlier I’d work 12 hours a day, and my productivity was average. Now I work for 8 hours a day, and my …

The Best of Big Sur: Hiking, Camping, Beaches, and Waterfalls

Big Sur is one of the country's most iconic road trips. Some folks wing it, driving the 90-mile stretch of California coastline between San Simeon …

20 Health Mistakes to Stop Making Before You Turn 40

Want look and feel young into your 40s and beyond? Now’s the time to hit the refresh button.<p>“When you’re in your 20s and 30s, you have forever”—or so …

The 18 best 'Shark Tank' pitches of all time

While each Shark may have their own method for evaluating whether a company is worth an investment, they all agree on the fundamentals of a great pitch.<p>In the best pitches, entrepreneurs sell themselves as much as the product and are prepared to answer any question. The pitches are concise and …

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

5 Amazing Places to Camp in California

<i>This post is part of our Happy Hour Around the World partnership with Cayman Jack. Stay up to date on our adventures as we craft our journey by</i> …

My new attitude to travel is to skip the iconic – and I thank my father for that

A lot of travel can be about pretending to like monuments and sights that you don’t really enjoy, but my father, the reluctant traveller, has shown me that what matters is only doing the things you are genuinely interested in<p>My father, who lives in India, loathes travel. He will tell you this …

Jessica Alba On Her Billion-Dollar Success: 'People Just Saw Me As A Girl In A Bikini'

She may be on the cover of the latest issue of Forbes magazine, but it took Jessica Alba a long time to feel comfortable identifying as an entrepreneur — and to stop overcompensating for the public’s misconceptions.<p>“People just saw me as this girl in a bikini in movies kicking butt — maybe not the …

5 National Parks With Spectacular Scenery and No Crowds

If three-deep crowds shouldering for selfies isn’t your thing, you can be forgiven for thinking a summer national park tour isn’t for you. And …

Business Solutions To Poverty For Under $100

Non-profits are driven to do good and change lives. Non-profits are also learning to think more like businesses. And one market-orientated mantra has become especially important: the customer is king.<p>You might think you have a life-changing, problem-solving product, but if you don’t have a product …

On Apple, Individual Investors Have One Up On Wall Street

A lot of people believe that Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) growth has to slow down because it is already the most valuable public company in the world. However, in “Yes, Apple Can Double From Here” Raymond Meyers made the case that Apple still has plenty of room to grow. In order to double, however, Apple …

Investing

The fiddling with temperature data is the biggest science scandal ever

New data shows that the “vanishing” of polar ice is not the result of runaway global warming<p>When future generations look back on the global-warming scare of the past 30 years, nothing will shock them more than the extent to which the official temperature records – on which the entire panic …

You Asked: What Is My Poo Telling Me?

Some say you are what you eat. But really, you are what you poop. “Not only does stool tell you about the health of your diet, but it shows you how …

What Happened to the 'Future Leaders' of the 1990s?

Exactly 20 years ago, the the Dec. 5, 1994, issue of TIME made a gamble, predicting the 50 people who were the most promising leaders for the …

A Bus Isn't The Only Thing That Can Be Powered By Poop

What can you do with human waste? Besides flushing it?<p>That's a question that came to mind when we read about the United Kingdom's first-ever "Bio-bus." It's a tour bus that runs between the cities of Bristol and Bath. The tank is filled with biomethane gas generated from food waste and human …