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51 free online resources for starting a business

Being an entrepreneur means sticking your neck — and wallet — on the line for a product you believe in.<p>It won't be cheap.<p>There will be plenty of costs, some you've never expected.<p>Thankfully, there are free tools to start a business available online.<p>We've compiled this list of free tools to start a …

Product Reviews, Q&A, News, and Exclusive Offers

BeautyThe Top Rated Revlon Beauty Products: 30K Reviews<p>Food5 Healthy Yogurt Choices<p>Influenster 101🚨Contest Announcement! 🚨Pass The Envelope …

9 genius bar hacks and tips everyone should know

Knowing how to drink at a bar goes far beyond just knowing what to order. Similarly, making a good cocktail at home requires more than just knowing the ingredients. From technique to terminology, these tips will help you look like an expert in the bar area.<p>If you're getting wasted with shots, well, …

Noblecamper 2-in-1 Ultralight Travel Dog Bed and Sleeping Bag

Give your furry buddy that perfect nap even when you’re outdoors with them by using the Noblecamper. This is a simple travel dog bed which is …

Backpacking

In business, trust is one of the most valuable tools

<i>This is the latest news and information for workers and managers from across the Web universe, brought to you by Monday Morning Manager writer Harvey Schachter. Follow us on Twitter @Globe_Careers or join our Linked In group.</i><p><b>Assess your trustworthiness</b><p>Consultant Bob Rosen suggests evaluating your …

30+ Best Gin Cocktails To Try Out Tonight

Because a simple gin and tonic doesn't always cut it.<p>Spice up your weekend gin routine with one of these mouthwatering (and beautiful!) cocktails.

Geek

Be Your Own Barista: Your Guide to 4 Pour Over Coffee Methods

You've mastered the French press and your push-button coffee machine. But can you make pour over coffee like your favorite barista?<p>You've seen the fleet of cones perched above soon-to-be exquisite single cups of coffee, and you've noticed the barista at the specialty coffee shop pouring water …

Coffee

How to Stop Fear from Sabotaging Your Relationship.

I think we have all experienced some type of fear in our relationships—especially romantic relationships.<p>I am not referring to the type of fear where …

Relationships

Sniff This: These Four Unisex Fragrances Will Make Heads Turn

Some things are worth borrowing from your man’s closet—that perfect white button-down, that perfect pair of oversized sweatpants calling your name on …

Closet, Storage, and Office Organizers

Just carrying a clipboard makes you feel as though you have your act together; hang a bunch on the wall and you really will -- with an instant filing system. Paint clips different colors, and then categorize in a way that works for your household (by family member, priority, due date, and so …

Crafting

6 Great Personal Development Resources You Might Have Never Known About

Do you think you need personal development? Do you want to be more productive? If yes, there are a large number of blogs which are sharing great …

The New Korean Beauty Trend You Need to Know About

Have you noticed the latest influx of imported beauty cushion compacts? No, not the CoverGirl powder compacts your mom/grandma used to use. Known as Korea’s best-kept beauty secret, these products are everywhere — small foundation compacts that require a puff or your finger to dab the foundation …

14 Affordable Mid-Century Decor Ideas for Your Home

With an irresistible blend of cool silhouettes and stylish colors, mid-century modern is essentially the high-fashion style of home decor (and typically in the same price range as that gorgeous Balenciaga gown from NYFW). However, you can still get the look of those vintage Eames chairs that sold …

21 US destinations where it's legal to drink outside

But most of America is missing out on this prime social outdoor drinking with its pesky container laws.<p>We've found 21 places in the US where it's legal to drink outdoors.

The 10 best national parks in the US

The US is home to 58 national parks, all filled with breathtaking landscapes and rampant wildlife...so narrowing this list down to 10 was difficult.<p>After considering location, accessibility, and scenery, we picked the 10 parks that must make your must-visit list — whether it be for a week-long …

National Parks

How to Find Happiness: 3 Secrets From Science

You’ve probably read a lot of stuff on the internet about how to find happiness… but you’re still not jumping for joy.<p>Some of the tips feel corny… so …

Canada's once-forbidden Sable Island now exotic maritime adventure

SABLE ISLAND – It’s a lovely smile floating on the Atlantic Ocean about 300 kilometres off Halifax Harbour and in 2013, it became Canada’s 43rd …

How to Make Barista Quality Cold-Brew Coffee at Home

The delicious-looking iced coffee you see on everyone’s Instagram isn’t made from cooled leftover coffee. Ordinary brewing with hot water releases …

How Not to Screw Up Sangria, So You Can Make Fruit & Booze Magic at Home

There's no shame in sangria. Unless it's bad sangria.<p>There's no shame in sangria. Unless it's bad sangria.<p>Unfortunately, there's a lot of subpar sangria out there these days. It's easy to fall victim to a syrupy glass (or four) of "sugar wine," and wake up the next day with a splitting headache. …

Subpar

Lonely Planet's best places in Europe 2015

Europe is a magical miscellany of peoples and places, and the range of destinations can be overwhelming if you’re planning a trip. To narrow down the choices, we asked our team of Europe-based editors and authors to pick a list of 10 destinations looming large in their travel plans right now.<p>This …

6 Whiskey Drinks Every Millennial Should Know

The whiskey market is doing better than ever, and it’s mostly thanks to the shifting palates of millennial drinkers, according to reports from …

Pinnacles National Park

<b>Location: California<br>Established: January 10, 2013<br>Size: About 26,000 acres</b><p>Pinnacles—the newest U.S. national park—is a geologic wonderland of jutting volcanic spires, cliffs, and peaks located in the dense chaparral country of the Gabilan Range in west-central California. A mecca for rock climbing …

National Parks

Cheap Danish Design Comes To America

“Our mission is to make high design accessible for everyone,” says Tina Kanter, managing director of Flying Tiger Copenhagen.<p>In May, Denmark is bringing its quirky, super-affordable home decor chain, Tiger, to the U.S. for the first time. A new 5,000-square-foot store called Flying Tiger Copenhagen …

50 Interesting Facts About Earth

1 of 51<p>Introduction<p>Alien worlds may be all the rage, with their mystique and promise, but the orb we call home, planet Earth, has all the makings for …

Earth Science

15 Easy Crock Pot Meals You Can Prep in 20 Minutes or Less

There’s nothing like the slow cooker to make cooking easy, but during the week it can still be rough to get a home-cooked meal on the table. Happily, with only 20 minutes of prep required (or less!), these 15 recipes make crock pot cooking practically effortless. Whether you’re looking for …

How To Take Better iPhone Pictures + The Best Photo Apps

My iPhone IS my camera. I have a DSLR laying around the house somewhere, but I hardly ever use it anymore. My iPhone is more convenient and the …

Inside Google’s Insanely Popular Emotional-Intelligence Course

How one of Google’s original engineers became a self-help guru, and why thousands are on waiting lists for his course.<p>In 2006, Google engineer Chade-Meng Tan decided he no longer wanted to feel like a cog in the great machine, and set out to create a program that would train people to be more …

The Case For Being A Generous Leader

Are you a generous leader or a selfish one?<p>In my first job out of high school, when I was barely 18 years old, I had one of the best bosses out there. Lewie had no reason to give me special attention. He had no reason to be interested in my success. Yet over and over again, he mentored me, believed …