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10 best road trips in the world | CNN Travel

Road Trips

26 places you should visit before they disappear forever

But because of climate change and human carelessness, some of them are in danger of disappearing in the next 100 years — or even sooner.<p>From Patagonia's glaciers to Africa's Congo Basin, these threatened natural wonders span the globe.<p>Keep scrolling to see where you should visit sooner rather than …

National Parks

America’s 11 most beautiful streets

Did your favorite avenue make the list?<p>On the heels of Curbed’s most ambitious project yet—a multimedia deep dive into 10 streets that define America—we decided to take another look at urban areas across the country to discover our country’s prettiest streets. From narrow, picturesque cobblestones …

I stayed in a tiny house, and it made me want to throw out everything I own

From shows like "Tiny House Hunters" to blogs and social media accounts of those who have taken the life-simplifying plunge, tiny houses are everywhere, and minimalism has become the buzzword du jour.<p>But going small is a big commitment, and not one that most people are willing or able to …

New York State

A minimalist shares 17 tips for decluttering your life

That might be a tall order for many of us, but the truth is, we could do it in bursts and spurts, using a handful of easy-to-follow rules.<p>The other day I wrote about the idea of setting rules instead of goals ... today I want to share a few ideas for rules to help you get decluttered and …

Minimalism

23 Books Mark Zuckerberg Thinks You Should Read | Inc.com

<i>The End of Power</i> by Moisés Naím: This pick, written by a former director of the World Bank, is a "historical investigation of the shift of power from authoritative governments, militaries, and major corporations to individuals. This is clearly seen in what's now become a Silicon Valley cliché, the …

Books

9 Books Everyone Should Read, According to Warren Buffett

When Warren Buffett started his investing career, he would read 600, 750, or 1,000 <i>pages a day.</i><p>Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day …

Investing

These 6 compelling charts make the case for a stock market correction in 2016

Stock Markets

100 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter, Better, and Wiser | Inc.com

Podcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are 100 podcasts that …

Entrepreneurship

If you own stocks right now you're risking dollars to make pennies

The Fed has released its latest Z.1 report and, though it's not the timeliest of data, there are a few interesting data points to go over. First, the "Buffett Yardstick," market cap-to-GDP, shows some erosion from very elevated levels as stock prices fell during Q3.<p>The selloff in stocks also …

Stock Markets

20 Awesome Backpacking Trips

If you haven’t walked four to 16 miles on a trail lately, set up a tent, slept under the stars, woken up, drank coffee, and watched the world wake up …

National Geographic Travel

The 5 questions you're bound to be asked in a Wall Street internship interview

You know how competitive Wall Street internships are — so if you land an interview with a bank, you want to come prepared.<p>To help you out, we spoke with a former analyst at a bulge-bracket bank who has been through the whole process.<p>He told us the five most common technical questions he encountered …

Wall Street

There are a lot of investing opportunities in India

China's continued slowdown and the uncertain impact of the Federal Reserve's first rate hike in almost a decade are two main drivers of the relative underperformance.<p>Another significant development and performance driver over the past year has been the collapse in oil prices.<p>This has resulted in …

Investing

Opinion: 10 questions will tell your survival chances in 2016 bear market

Yes, the Wall Street stock market casino will lose $10 trillion when we get a new president ... yes, it’s “only a matter of time before the next …

Stock Markets

These tweaks to your morning routine will make your entire day more productive

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. …

Time Management

Kloof Road House in Johannesburg Showcasing a Bold Modern Architecture

<b>Kloof Road House</b> in Johannesburg, South Africa is a result of the design collaboration between Nico van der Meulen Architects and M Square Lifestyle …

Architecture

9 Reasons to Invest in Apartments

I have been buying apartment properties for almost 25 years. With over 40 transactions in seven states I have bought and sold over $500 million in …

10 YouTube Videos Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

Want business advice from Warren Buffet? Inc.com compiled a list of videos that every entrepreneur should watch.<p><i>This post originally appeared at Inc.com. To read more, check out:</i><p><i>The Best Industries to Start and Grow a Business in 2011</i><p><i>
Jason Fried: Why I Run a Flat Company</i>

Entrepreneurship

A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype

Last night, the firm, which was cofounded by Netscape inventor Marc Andreessen and has invested in big names like Airbnb, Buzzfeed, Facebook, and Twitter, put up an excellent list of 16 metrics that every startup — and would-be startup investor — should understand.<p>For instance:<p>Have you ever been …

Startups

The Most Underrated Tourist Attraction In All 50 States

<i>By: Joe McGauley</i><p><i>Credit: Wikimedia Commons</i><p>There's nothing wrong with going full tourist when you're visiting a new state--you'd be blowing it if you didn't make time for a trip to The Statue of Liberty or the Golden Gate.<p>But it's also important to go off-guidebook and hit up some of the more …

National Parks

Google's latest project: reinventing cities

Google’s Chief ExecutiveLarry Pagehas announced the tech giant’s latest moonshot, a new company whose mission is to revolutionize urban life.<p>Sidewalk Labs, based in New York, said it will develop new technologies to make transportation more efficient, lower the cost of living, reduce energy use and …

National Geographic Travel

The cheapest way to end homelessness is ridiculously simple, according to the largest-ever US study

And it turns out the best way to combat homelessness is to provide homes.<p>The study's focus was on Santa Clara County, California, home to the extreme wealth of Silicon Valley and the highest percentage of homelessness in the entire US.<p>The methodology is enough to make a social scientist swoon: …

Housing

These Are the 5 Reasons Why the U.S. Remains the World's Only Superpower

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Afghanistan

National Geographic Travel

Tech.Co Top Stories: Raising $1M on Shark Tank

Did you miss out on one (or five) of Tech.Co’s articles from the last week? It’s okay. We want to let you know that we forgive you; we totally get …

Mario Kart

PHOTOS: Multiple 2015 MLS jerseys leaked — Portland Timbers, Toronto FC & many more

Every now and then someone tasked with posting for-sale merchandise to an online retailer’s website slips up and publishes something they’re not …

Toronto