Edgar Hernández

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Here’s how user experience designers think and work

Perhaps you’re a well-seasoned User Experience (UX) designer, a kick-ass multidisciplinary designer or even a new designer who’s looking to get into …

15 Habits Of Exceptionally Persuasive People

Whether you’re convincing your boss to fund your project or your preschooler to wipe his own hiney after using the bathroom, persuasion is instrumental to your success and happiness.<p>Persuasive people have an uncanny ability to get you leaning toward their way of thinking. Their secret weapon? They …

Body Language

You might need to book an international flight as much as 10 months in advance to save money

Booking a flight in your target price range is an art.<p>Prices may change according to where you're going, at what time, from which airports, and on which day you look — even which hour of the day.<p>Any guidance to get the lowest price you can, then, is welcome. CheapAir.com analyzed 1.9 million …

The best pizza in 11 big cities around the US

In celebration of this important holiday, the editors at Zagat shared the best pizza joints in 11 big cities around the US.<p>From Dallas to New York to Seattle, here are some epically delicious pies.

Buenos Aires

7 trips worth blowing your budget for

These amazing trips are as big on wow-factor as they are on price – if you've got the budget, you'll want to blow it!<p>1. Epic Northeast Passage …

25 Financial Terms Everyone Should Know

Do you know your AGI from your ARM from your PMI? Or does the mere mention of those acronyms make you go, "Huh?"<p>If you don't speak personal finance, don't worry -- we're here to help.<p>We know that managing your money can sometimes make you feel like you're learning a foreign language. So we compiled …

Top 52 DIY Home Projects Gadgets And Ideas

25. Cardboard tablet support<p>26. Refresh old dishes with bright spray paint<p>27. Fordable garden furniture is a great option that saves up space<p>28. For …

How I Negotiated $675 in Travel Fees With Two Phone Calls

Travel fees will kill any travel budget. Baggage fees, flight change fees, and rental car alternate location drop-off fees, hotel reservation cancellation fees, etc... All these fees add up quickly and make travel more expensive than it should be.<p>But sometimes your travel plans change and these …

Family Travel

11 Cities You Must Backpack At Least Once

There are almost too many must-see cities in the world -- and the most seamless way to hit them all is by backpacking. With little luggage and a huge sense of adventure, a backpacking trip allows you to experience new places with freedom and ease (all while teaching you more than college ever …

Backpacking

15 Things Not to Do in New York City

No matter how many times you've been to New York, the city can overwhelm you with its plethora of sights, museums, restaurants, activities and more. Unfortunately, many visitors make the mistake of spending their precious vacation time on the wrong things, or go about seeing the city in the wrong …

New York City

10 Corner Storage Solutions to Rule Your Small Space

When you’re living in a small space every square inch counts. Unless you’re willing to live like a nomad, getting crafty with storage solutions is a must. One area of spaces small and big that is all too often neglected: corners! Before you write off that 45-degree angled section as dead space, …

Here Are The Smartest Times To Use Credit Instead Of Debit

So unless you're buying something really small, your payment options are limited to debit or credit.<p>So how do you decide between the two?<p>We talked to certified financial planner Alan Moore, founder of Serenity Financial Consulting, to see in which instances you should put away the debit card and …

Identity Theft

20 Must-Try Street Foods Around the World

Can you imagine visiting Paris without having a crêpe? Strolling through Hong Kong and not eating an egg waffle? Passing up authentic jerk chicken in Jamaica? Trying street food is an integral of traveling to new places, and it's a delicious window into new cultures, a taste of human history. In …

The Top 50 Cities To See In Your Lifetime

Buena Vista Images via Getty Images<p>With our ever-expanding bucket lists, it's sometimes easy to lose sight of the essentials. Well, we've gone to the community of travelers at minube.net with a simple goal: find the greatest destinations on Earth. From the great ancient capitals to the modern …

Wondering what to do with your old iPhone? Turn it into a home security system for free

Plenty of studies have shown that iPhone users upgrade their handsets more often than other smartphone users. But what should you do with that old …

Top 10 Things You Must Do in Amsterdam

You know how you have that long list of the top places you want to travel? Well, Amsterdam was never on my list and now I'm kicking myself wondering why it wasn't! I still haven't figured out why, but I sure am glad our paths crossed because I am now in love with it. Love may not be strong enough …

European Travel

How You Can Learn the #1 Persuasion Technique of FBI Hostage Negotiators

FBI Hostage negotiators know how to listen and this is the secret to connecting with people.<p>We’ve all been told we could be better listeners and that …

7 Lessons On Business And Success You Won’t Learn In School

Less than 3 years ago, frustrated by my lack of success, I made the decision to start reaching out to and learning from successful people.<p>There was …

What Your Facebook Use Reveals About Your Personality And Your Self-Esteem

Every day when Facebook asks, “What’s on your mind?” around 400 million people respond with a status message. While some people take the opportunity to share about their latest meal, other people post photos or inspirational messages. Over the past few years, researchers have discovered the way …

14 Classic Business Books You Can Download For Under $5

Some of the most influential business books are available for next to nothing (or even nothing) in the Amazon Kindle store.<p>For less than $5, you can gather timeless wisdom from classics like Dale Carnegie's "How to Win Friends and Influence People," build your economic background with …

Personality

5 Companies That Are Actually Helping Us Travel Cheaper

We love to hack our way to a good travel deal -- because quite frankly, it sometimes seems like the big companies are out to get us.<p>But, fair traveler, this is not entirely so. Many corporations seem aimed at helping travelers achieve their dream trips in cost-effective ways, from phone plans to …

How Vegas Casinos Get You Hooked

<i>What are the tricks employed by casinos to attract and retain gamblers?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and get insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Charlotte Lang,</i> …

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The 11 Greatest Foodie Cities In America

Let's be honest, the best part of vacation is the food, especially when you're in a place with a local delicacy, which is often the case in cities across this great land.<p>Whether known for a specific dish, renowned for high-class restaurants or praised as the donut capital of the planet, these great …

11 best new Android apps released in August 2014

August is coming to a close and that means a lot of things are about to happen. IFA is going to show us most of the autumn lineup of smartphones, people are going back to school, and the holiday season is officially almost here. Before all those exciting things happen, let’s take a look at the best …

10 Luxury Islands That Are Surprisingly Affordable

We've never had such a good excuse to ditch the real world.<p>We always thought our living-on-an-island dreams would stay forever plunked on a Pinterest board, but now, there's reason to believe that actually living on a luxury island is totally possible.<p>The folks at Samujana Retreats and Residences …

5 Must-Read Books for Every Entrepreneur This Summer

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re on a plane traveling to your next meeting, taking vacation on the beach, or out on the prairie, there are five must-read books you need to bring with you. It’s a list of new bestsellers and old classics and, no matter the …

Social Media

How Big Businesses Use Colors to Affect Your Emotions [Infographic]

How does the color in your logo make your customers and prospects feel? Here's a look at the emotions certain colors elicit and iconic business logos …

Selling your phone or tablet? Here’s how to wipe your Android phone

Our smartphones are privy to some of our most important secrets. Sensitive business emails, financial details, contact information, and perhaps even …

13 Insanely Simple Ways to Be More Likable

Everything from how you stand to what you say influences how people see you<p>It can take as little as 100 milliseconds for people to make up their minds about you, research has shown. That’s literally less than the blink of an eye. With that little time, everything from what you wear to what you do …

This Is Where You'll Go On Vacation In 20 Years

We've seen the future of flight, and it's awesome. But where will those see-through cabins and self-repairing wings be taking you?<p>Prepare for takeoff into the vacations of the future... and unlike those futuristic airplanes, these attractions are coming sooner than you think.<p><b>NEW YORK: A massive</b> …