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How to invest $100,000

Have $100,000 burning a hole in your bank account? It may sound like an unlikely pipe dream, but windfalls happen: You sell a larger home to …

How to Generate 2281 Social Shares When No Ones Following You

A few weeks ago, I published an article about Instagram.Within a week of publication, the article had been shared on social media over 2,000 …

Social Media

12 flight-booking hacks every traveler should know

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• We rounded up the best flight booking hacks from a Quora thread.<br>• Some tips include clearing your cookies before browsing, changing your IP address, booking early morning flights, and embracing layovers.</b><p>Every frequent traveler has their own tricks for booking the best and …

Air Travel

New wooden standing desk is Scandinavian-inspired and totally cute

It’s also 100% U.S.-manufactured and eco-friendly<p>Using standing desks is—in theory and in practice—a great way to incorporate a tad bit more activity into ones workaday life. Aesthetically speaking, however, the tall tables, typically clunky and industrial-looking—are less than pleasing to behold. …

65 Free Web Resources for Starting Your Own Business

Want to start a business? Need to improve an existing business? Here are some great places to start.<p>Where starting a business is concerned, there never seem to be sufficient resources available, and that includes one of the most precious resources of all: information.<p>Here's a handy guide that was …

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There’s a word in Japanese for the literary affliction of buying books you don’t read

So many books, so little time. In the age of media binging, too often we end up buying books we never actually read.<p>The moment goes something like this: Skim fascinating book review online. Buy on Amazon with 1-click. Scroll down. Buy two other titles with 1-click. Leave books on bedside table. …

Books

27 books that can change your life forever, according to my coworkers

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move us, give us new perspectives, and help shape us. And the most powerful ones change our lives forever.<p>I asked my Business Insider colleagues to share …

Books

STOP IT! 3 Things I STOPPED Doing in Microsoft Excel to Boost Productivity

I recently watched Bob Newhart’s <b>“Stop It”</b> skit on YouTube. Anyone who is a Bob Newhart fan may remember this, where he explains to a patient how to …

Where mortgage rates are increasing, buyers should be aware of extra expenses that aren't covered by the listed sale price. Where mortgage rates are increasing, buyers should be aware of extra expenses that aren't covered by the listed sale price.

In the current housing market where mortgage rates are increasing, buyers should be aware of extra expenses that aren't covered by the listed sale …

Real Estate

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'They would say she was too dark': How one photographer is shining a light on racism in the beauty world

Top photographer Alexi Lubomirski despaired that most of his models were white, young and pin thin. So his latest project celebrates beauty in all its shapes, shades and ages. He talks Siân Ranscombe through some of his favourite shots<p>If you picked up a magazine from 10 – or even five – years ago, …

American Airlines downgraded my seat, won't give refund

I had round-trip tickets to fly from Cleveland to Bangor, Maine, via Philadelphia on American Airlines recently. Three of the four flights were in first class. I paid a total of $957.<p>American made unrequested changes to my flights several times, resulting in a downgrade to economy class for all but …

This Globe-Trotting Brain Surgeon Says Doctors Are Doing Medical Missions Wrong

"You can't just go down there, drop some money, do a photo-op, and come back," Rahul Jandial says about doctors who travel to hospitals in poor countries.<p>Rahul Jandial is one of those people who makes you feel bad about what you've done with your time on Earth. Now 43, Jandial became both a brain …

Italian Language Learning Resources

<i>This page is a work in progress. Please feel free to suggest resources that have worked for you in the comments.</i><p>I first started studying Italian …

Top Designers Share Their Favorite Paint Colors for Fall Photos

As summer wraps up and the air cools down, it’s natural for everyone’s design inclinations to shift, too. We swap T-shirts for chunky knits and airy linen bedding for cozy quilts, but nowhere is this transition more evident than in the world of color, where we all tend to move away from beachy …

The best places to buy and sell a used iPhone

<i>By Jackie Dove</i><p>With a new iPhone arriving soon, many people will look to sell their old iPhone for some quick cash. But which places offer the best return and the smoothest process? To find out, Tom's Guide tested seven services that buy and sell used iPhones.<p>To find out where you can expect the …

Mobile Technology

The toughest question for a freelancer: what rate should I charge?

From requests to work for nothing to knowing when to up your price, experts and freelancers discuss how to know what your work’s worth<p>One of the most difficult questions to answer as a freelancer is “what’s your rate?” Aim too high and you may have talked yourself out of next month’s pay, go too …

Employment

5 Types Of Freelancers Who Will Boost Your Business

When you are just starting out as an entrepreneur, it's tempting to do everything yourself. Depending on your business model and how you get started, you might need to work entirely by yourself for a time. But as you get more experience and build your business, you may find that it's worth handing …

Great European city breaks you've probably never thought of

These small cities may not pack the cultural punch of Europe’s grande dames – and that’s the point of going. All are full of local colour but also served by budget airlines. Perfect for a weekend break<p>The Montenegrin coast feels very different from neighbouring Croatia: it’s more Russian-influenced …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Digital Photography

21 Incredible New Books You Need To Read This Fall

Turn over a new (autumn) leaf with these exciting reads.

Books

The Ultimate Guide To Gmail Productivity: 25 Must-Have Tips, Tricks, And Time Savers

Get started, get organized, get rid of jerks, and much, much more.<p>From its not so humble beginnings as a non-prank released on April Fool’s Day in 2004 to its billion-plus users today, Google’s illustrious email offering has proven indispensable for most of us.<p>And sure, you may use it all day, …

58 Books That Will Make You Better, No Matter Who You Are

When you hit a dead end, come back to this list.<p><i>What books do you recommend that college students read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ryan Holiday, best-selling author of Ego Is the</b> …

Lightroom Mastery: The Power of the Adjustment Brush

If there is one thing I wish I would have spent more time learning early on in my time with Lightroom, it’s the adjustment brush. Lightroom is an …

Lightroom

Get perfect sound in your videos with $5 DIY sound absorbing panels

Getting quality sound in your video can be tricky. Even when you have a great microphone and field recorder, you’re hindered by the environment. …

Microphones

Learn how to read your histogram and nail exposure in just 2 minutes

Histograms are handy things. They either confirm that you’ve nailed your exposure or let you instantly see if you need to adjust. But, they can be …