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5 secret places in Toronto to view the skyline

There's something about the Toronto skyline that maintains intrigue even as it risks becoming a cliche thanks to the thousands of times it's …

Toronto

19 books that librarians say changed their lives

Who better to take book advice from than a librarian?<p>In a recent blog post, the librarians of the New York Public Library revealed the books they're most thankful for.<p>The NYPL team rounded up the 19 books that made them laugh, cry, and everything in between. The list includes something for …

Weight Loss Plan And Program: Create Your Own One

Find out how to create the best weight loss plan that incorporates healthy food and an optimal exercise regime. Lose weight in the healthy way!

Weight Loss

The Best Pilates Moves You Can Do Without a Reformer

If you’ve ever seen a Pilates reformer, then you know why they can be intimidating. With straps, springs, and lots of moving parts, those things look …

Need to Make Some Extra Money? Here Are 30 Side Jobs You Can Try

Here are some of the easiest ways to make money on the side after a day's work.<p>Are you ready to finally start earning more money this year? Who isn't?<p>A few years ago, I was working at a job that didn't quite pay all my bills. Sound familiar? Even if you have all your bills paid, earning a few bucks …

Personal Finance

Five Essential Books on Art History

Hannah Rothschild, the writer, filmmaker and chair of London’s National Gallery’s Board of Trustees, on the best books to begin, or continue, an art history education<p>Hannah Rothschild, the chair of London’s National Gallery’s Board of Trustees who recently picked up a shortlist nod for the Baileys …

Art

Around the World in 80 Books: A Global Reading List

Ready for some serious armchair travel? Take a trip around the globe with these books from the eighty most populated countries in the …

Books

New England's best hikes

The best part about hiking in New England? The sheer diversity. Stroll along the rugged Maine coast, scramble up a sheer cliff on iron rungs, follow a stream to a gorge-carving waterfall or huff-and-puff to the top of New England’s highest peak where the weather is notoriously wild.<p>Two classic …

15 Breathtaking Campsites In Canada You Need To Visit This Summer

These spots will make you one happy camper.

Hiking

10 Places to Visit When in Arizona

<i>Text and photos by Mircea Goia</i><p>From sand dunes in the south-west of the state (near Yuma), to a semi-deserted landscape throughout the mid of the state (near Tucson and Phoenix), to pine forests of the northern parts (near Flagstaff) and again semi-deserted landscapes up to the north (near Grand …

5 Road Trip-Friendly Countries for International Adventure

Foreign travel is exciting, exhilarating, and for many of us, a rare occasion. That may mean that you want to see as it all – squeeze in as much of …

A Stop-by-Stop Guide to a Great Lakes Road Trip

From Issue One of the Gear Patrol Magazine. Free shipping for new subscribers.<p>People imagine a lake as something they can jog around in an hour or …

5 epic hiking trails near Toronto

Toronto has some excellent hiking options, but those willing to drive about an hour out of the city are treated to some of the most spectacular …

How Combining Yoga & HIIT Makes You Stronger, Stat

<i>Todd McCullough is a former University of Florida football player and creator of</i> TMAC FITNESS<i>. He specializes in helping busy people get into shape</i> …

6 Ways Your Life Changes With Just One Week of Exercise

<i>From ClassPass: The benefits of exercise extend to more than just your waistline.</i><p>The human body has an incredible capacity to experience something …

The 42 best books to read before you die – our favourites

Books are deeply personal things. Each of us form unique bonds with the characters we read about, relate to storylines and personalities in different …

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

Self-improvement

12 Buddhist Books To Read On Your Path To Enlightenment

Dive in to this ancient spiritual tradition.<p>Buddhism is one of the world's oldest religions. Founded by Siddhartha Gautama, later known as the Buddha, circa the 5th century BCE, Buddhism outlines a path of personal spiritual enrichment through meditation and insight. Following in the Buddha's …

Meditation

Here are 18 books Wall Street will be reading this spring

Dave Lutz — head of ETF trading and strategy at JonesTrading whom BI readers know from his "super quick guides to what traders are talking about" briefs— compiled a dizzying list of the books Wall Street will be reading on "spring break" this year.<p>This year, Lutz got more than 700 responses.<p>And …

20 books you should keep on your shelf to look smart

Amazon's editorial team has helped us put together a list of 20 books that will help you impress anyone in your life.<p>From biographies of inspiring innovators to stories that have been must-reads for centuries, these are the top 20 books you should display on your bookshelf.

25 books that will stick with you and blow your mind

The best books have the potential to stick with you long after you've finished them. Some can even affect how you look at the world.<p>We've put …

65 Top Tips to Sharpen Your Time-Management Skills | Inc.com

Every day, each of us has 24 hours to spend. Some of us make better use of that resource than others. Learning to manage time and spend it wisely is among the most significant things you can do to build personal and professional success.<p>Here are 65 of the best ways to manage your time:<p><b>1. Know</b> …

Time Management

7 Short Videos That Will Make You More Social and Likable | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>My previous two posts have been about the difference …

TED Talks

14 Tin Can DIYs That Even You "Can" Do!

Next time you think about throwing away an old tin can, do yourself (and our planet) a favor and hold onto it. Tin cans are extremely versatile craft …

The Best Ways to Workout Without a Gym

It’s a universal truth: The fewer stumbling blocks on the way to a workout (it’s raining; the class is booked; I’m just a beginner), the more likely …

The Importance of Education in Personal Growth

<i>Education is a powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.</i>This sentence pronounced by the legendary Nelson Mandela perfectly depicts the …

Learning

25 Yoga Poses for Beginners

Mountain pose – Tadasana<p>This is the most basic pose, yet its very important to set a steady foundation. This is a great way to start your practice. …

How to Build Life-Altering Habits Through Tiny Changes

Last year I became a morning person, learned a new language, and read five times as many books as before. Sounds like I got a lot done, right? But it …

This Is How to Make Yourself Do What You Need to Do

There’s a saying that you should never trust a skinny chef. By that logic, you should never trust an out of shape behavioral designer. Yet, over the …