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Relevant Job Skills: Must Haves for Your Resume [Infographic]

This infographic from CareerBuilder lists a whole range of soft-skills and hard-skills and discusses how to tailor your resume so that only the most …

11 job interview tricks that are hard to master, but will pay off forever

<b>• If you're wondering how to interview for a job, these tips</b> <b>can help you really take your interview game to the next level.</b><p><b>• From slowing down your speech to doing your homework when it comes to salary, these strategies will pay off in your next job interview.</b><p>Okay, you've wowed your potential …

Employment

Everest is becoming a conveyor belt of hikers who pay $25,000 to do the climb — these images reveal what the trek really looks like

Everest climbing season is here.<p>In May, when the mountains in Nepal and Tibet warm, the temperature at base camp on Mount Everest heats up to a daily high of about 25 degrees Fahrenheit, and the winds around the world's tallest peak become still.<p>That's when bold tourists begin arriving on the …

Turn your iPhone/Android into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

iPhone 5

Nepal Bans Certain Climbers From Everest, But Is That Discriminatory?

At 29,029 feet (8,848 meters), Mount Everest is the world's tallest peak and an irresistible and (and sometimes deadly) draw for mountain climbers …

32 Things to Know Before Traveling Nepal

Things to know before traveling Nepal Nepal is a lovely country with a fascinating and warm culture. It was my first successful solo trip abroad and …

Nepal

Science solves the mystery of the elusive Yeti

<b>(CNN) —</b> Monster hunters who hoped science would prove the existence of the Yeti once and for all will not like this news, but conservationists may be heartened.<p>A team of scientists ran DNA tests on bits and pieces of "Yeti" samples kept in treasured collections around the world and found that the …

The Annapurna Circuit Trek: Why It May Be Now Or Never

The Annapurna Circuit Trek: Why It May Be Now Or Never originally appeared on Green Global Travel.The Himalayas are arguably the world’s most iconic …

Extreme Sports

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Employment

Makalu: The First Ski Descent

At 27,766 feet, and with several technical sections, Makalu is one of the most demanding climbs in the Himalayas. Follow along as a team of some of the top mountaineers attempt the first ski descent of the world's fifth-highest peak.<p>What Mountaineering Should Be<p>The five elite athletes on the team …

3 Business Lessons I Learned While Summitting Mt. Everest Without Supplemental Oxygen

You never forget a lesson learned when it means the lives of you and your expedition are at risk.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As the owner of an outdoor adventure guide company, I’m in the unique position of learning many of my business lessons the hard way: out in …

Mountaineering

The 2 x 2 Approach To Climbing Your Mount Everest

Every May, a window of opportunity opens for the adventurous climbers who have set their sights on the top of the world: Mount Everest. The winds that often exceed 100 mph at the 29,035-foot summit settle down just long enough to allow the various groups to attempt their final push to the peak of …

American Climbers Confirm the Hillary Step Is Gone

American climbers Garrett Madison and Ben Jones, both of whom summited Everest in the final weeks of May, tell <i>Outside</i> that the Hillary Step has been significantly altered. Their revelations bring clarity to a debate that left the mountaineering world wondering whether or not Everest’s most iconic …

Kilian Jornet Breaks His Own Time Up Everest

On May 27, ski mountaineer Kilian Jornet summited Everest in just 17 hours, according to his Summits of My Life blog. He left advanced base camp, on the northern, Chinese side of the mountain, at 2 a.m. and reached the peak at 9 p.m. This was just five days after he set a fastest known time up the …

Sherpas' high-altitude superpowers

Sherpas are an ethnic group of people from the most mountainous region of Nepal, the Himalayas. They are famous for being highly skilled mountain …

Himalaya Spring 2017: So What's The Story with the Hillary Step?

There has obviously been a lot of interest over the past week or so on the current status of the Hillary Step on the South Side of Everest. Last …

Nepal says 4 bodies found in tents high on Mount Everest weren't from this year's climbing season

Nepali sherpas said they had seen the bodies in two tents on the South Col, at 8,000 meters (26,246 feet), and a newspaper quoted the sherpas as saying that two were foreigners.<p>But two days after the discovery, Nepal's tourism department said it had checked with all the expeditions on the world's …

Mountaineering

The High-Risk Body Recovery on Everest May Very Well Kill Someone

On Tuesday, the Nepal Mountaineering Association announced that it would undertake the most complex recovery mission to ever be attempted on Everest. The goal: retrieve the body of Ravi Kumar, a 27-year-old Indian climber who went missing on Saturday after summiting. Kumar reportedly became too …

Cannes 2017: First look of Priyanka Chopra's Nepali movie Pahuna unveiled at film festival [PHOTO] - IBTimes India

Produced by Priyanka Chopra, Pahuna is a movie based on people from Sikkim, and struggles of three Nepali children.<p>The first look of Nepali movie …

New Unassisted Mt. Everest Speed Record Set By Spanish Ultramarathoner Kilian Jornet

Mt. Everest season is upon us, as climbers are flocking to the world’s tallest peak and trying to summit it before the spring window closes and the …

Is the Hillary Step Gone From Everest?

Yes, we've had a lot of news focused on Everest of late, including an update already today. But this new is big enough that I thought it deserved its …

Meet Lhakpa Sherpa, the woman who has climbed Everest eight times

A 44-year old Nepali woman by the name of Lhakpa Sherpa has broken her own record for the most summits of Mt. Everest by a female climber. This past …

NASA has an ambitious $43 million plan to make electric planes a reality

Electric planes are set to become a reality sooner than most realize.<p>Boeing and JetBlue, both big names in the airline industry, have invested in electric-aircraft startup Zunum to explore using the planes at regional airports. Meanwhile, companies like Uber and Airbus are working on electric …

Environmentally Friendly

Uber launches Toronto research hub focused on development of self-driving cars, the first outside U.S.

As automakers and technology companies set their sights on bringing automated vehicles to the street, Uber has launched a research hub in Toronto — …

Google-parent Alphabet applies to turn 12-acres of Toronto’s waterfront into connected high-tech city: sources

Larry Page’s dream of using technology to fix cities may come to Canada first.<p>Sidewalk Labs LLC, the urban innovation unit of Page’s Alphabet Inc., …

Smart Cities

Mount Everest to See Record Number of Climbers

Sherpa guides struggled with high winds and snow Friday to prepare the final route to the top of Mount Everest, with a record number of climbers …

Nepal Man Dies Trying to Become the Oldest Mount Everest Climber at 85

KATHMANDU, Nepal — An 85-year-old man from Nepal died Saturday while attempting to scale Mount Everest to regain his title as the oldest person to climb the world's highest peak, officials said.<p>Min Bahadur Sherchan died at the Everest base camp on Saturday evening but the cause of death was not …

Legendary Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies on Mount Everest

Renowned Swiss mountaineer Ueli Steck has died near Mount Everest in Nepal, tourism officials confirmed. The 40-year-old, known for his daring and …