Catherine Juan

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Here's how to get a ridiculously cheap flight if you don't care where you're going

Sometimes, when you are planning a vacation, where to go isn't the most important part of the equation.<p>For me, any number of factors can determine the destination: Is it relaxing? Is it interesting? Is it exotic? Have I been there before? If a destination hits any of those factors, I could be …

Did Starbucks Just Create The Most Epic $250 Million Recruiting Tool Ever?

In early April, I covered Starbucks Coffee’s announcement that it would offer a four-year college education for every Starbucks employee working 20 or more hours, at zero tuition expense. At that time, Starbucks committed up to $250 million to ensure that each of its U.S. employees–whether full or …

Customer Service

Autumn Photography on the North Shore of Lake Superior

Autumn Photography on the North Shore of Lake Superior Minnesota<p>Over the last several years I had seeing some spectacular images coming out of …

Hiking

National Park Coastlines

Travel<p>See photos of U.S. national park coastlines (including Acadia, Hawaii Volcanoes, Channel Islands, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Hot Springs

Florida's Pristine Parks: Ocala National Forest

Travel<p>Get more out of your Ocala National Forest visit by exploring must-see parks, preserves, and refuges nearby.<p>The Ocala National Forest, north of Orlando, is the world's largest contiguous sand pine scrub forest at nearly 383,000 acres. That means that a sand ridge of dunes, which were once a …

Florida

25 Incredible Hiking Trails in British Columbia

British Columbia's Best Hiking Trails<p>If you think that 'Beautiful British Columbia' has become a trite moniker, it's time to get off the sofa. This …

Yosemite Valley Loop

Escape the crowds on this relatively unknown 11.5-mile loop trail in the western Yosemite Valley and be rewarded with views of Yosemite’s major …

National Parks

10 Great Hiking and Walking Trails

Rail-trails are great places to walk, providing incredible backdrops for people to get to work and school, hang with family and friends, and reach …

Hiking

31 dazzling sunsets from around the world

Even the most mundane destinations turn into dazzling dreamscapes at sunset.<p>And when the sun sets on the world's most beautiful landmarks? We'll let …

Taj Mahal

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

Adventure<p>These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

National Parks

The Best National Parks for Fall Foliage

From the Eastern Seaboard to the towering mountain ranges of the American West, these National Parks are the best places to fulfill your fall foliage …

Colorado's Hwy 50: The Best Road Trip You'll Take This Fall

It's the perfect time of year to hit the road in a lesser-known region of Colorado<p>Colorado is famous for outdoor playgrounds like Aspen, Boulder, …

23 Must-Do Hikes in the National Parks

You need to hit the trail and get into the wild to really capture all that the parks have to offer. Take a look at this list, lace up your hiking boots, and start planning your next hiking trip.<p>Photo: Michael Matti<p>You can't see all the beauty of the National Parks from your car or the visitor …

National Parks

RED Unveils the RAVEN: High-End 4K in a Lightweight Camera That Costs $5,950

RED today announced the RED RAVEN, a 4K camera for the sub-$10,000 market that it has been teasing for some time now. It’s a powerful and portable …

Majestic Photos Show What It's Like To Sit At The Edge Of The World

We're packing our bags.<p>How far do you have to travel to feel like you're sitting on the edge of the world?<p>We asked EyeEm's community of photographers to capture the epic nature of locations so remote and so vast that they can make explorers feel like they've reached, as author and poet Shel …

Husband and Wife Team Photograph the Solitude of Sweden’s Wild Landscapes

Picture Stories<p>Picture Stories<p>Husband-and-wife photography team Erlend and Orsolya Haarberg are perfectly comfortable with silence. So comfortable, in fact that they would go weeks at a time without seeing another human being while hiking, camping, and photographing in the magical and mystical …

National Parks

The 6 Best Vacation Deal Websites

Planning a vacation can be exciting and exhilarating, but it can also be stressful and time-consuming if you don't know where to look. That's why …

The 4 personality types of your customers

The driving force<p>“We usually think of ourselves as sitting in the driver’s seat, with ultimate control over the decisions we made and the direction our life takes; but, alas, this perception has more to do with our desires-with how we want to view ourselves-than with reality” ― Dan Ariely, …

7 Books That Will Train Your Brain to Overachieve

These must-read books explain how and why you can radically improve your ability to think clearly and creatively.<p>The human brain is the most powerful tool you can possibly possess. Are you training and using your brain to its full potential? These seven books will help you achieve the peak …

Do you know when the golden hour is for lower airfares?

The airline industry has changed a lot in the last few years, but one thing has not changed.<p>It is still cheapest to shop for a domestic airfare on …

Challenges faced by CEOs in fast growing companies

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p><i>“There is just too much to do, I wish I had more than 24 hours in a day”</i>. This is an oft-repeated line, which we hear CEOs repeat in forums, television …

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Eight Hostels for When You're Too Old to Stay at a Hostel

What to do when you want to avoid bunk beds but still save money and meet like-minded travelers? We scoped out eight hostels around the world that offer low rates, stylish design, cool locations, private rooms, and the occasional shared (but clean, we promise) bathroom. No flip-flops or ear plugs …

Miami Beach

30 Of The World’s Most Breathtaking Hiking Trails You Must Visit

Hikers brave the harshest climates, the highest peaks and most forbidding terrains to experience the Earth like no others possible could. Whether …

4 Easy Dodging and Burning Techniques in Photoshop

When it comes to dodging and burning, everyone has their own technique. Some take a little more time than others, but the results will ultimately be …

Simple Steps for Creating Better Photo Compositions

It’s easy to get caught up in technical details and Photoshop tricks, but sometimes we all need a reminder to get back to basics. Photographer Joshua …

How to shoot high-quality panorama images

Panorama images have something intriguing. They give you a different view of the world around you - a view that does not resemble the way you see a …