Emily Snyder

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What It’s Like Working On An Organic Farm

<i>By Eva Moss, Sewanee, The University of the South</i><p>My parents had a passion for food, being from the South and Western Samoa, two places with rich culinary traditions. They instilled in me a fascination with what I ate at a very young age. In my adult life, this translated to my being a supporter of …

National Geographic Travel

9 travel photo tips for capturing the best images to satisfy your inner wanderlust

As summer approaches, our first thoughts turn to vacation plans. But this year, maybe it’s time to spice things up. Why spend your vacation lying on …

Photographing Food

Get expert tips and advice for photographing food with this how-to photo gallery, from National Geographic.

Will autocorrect make you too predictable?

Computers can now identify what you will say before you know yourself, and as philosopher Evan Selinger argues, this could subtly shape your conversations without you realising.<p>Do you know what you really want? Right now, there are computers all over the world busily trying to tell you the answer – …

Photographer captures rare, breathtaking images of recently flipped iceberg

Icebergs are pretty standard when it comes to appearance: They can be bold and beautiful, sure — but for the most part, they're white, snowy and …

Finding Happiness at Work

Happiness is one of the most basic pursuits of humans. It drives many of us in our personal lives but often takes a back seat at work. This needs to change for employees, and their employers, to reach new levels of success.<p>Whether you call it happiness, job satisfaction, or engagement, it's …

Why Being Humble Will Get You Nowhere

My client spearheaded a major technology change initiative. He came in under budget and met all deliverables. “A winning formula for succession,” you say?<p>Well here’s what happened. He applied for three internal executive positions and was turned down for all three. He was bewildered. The project he …

The Best Fashion Documentaries on Netflix

The best documentaries offering an inside look at the fashion industry—from the stylish streets of New York to backstage at the biggest runway shows.<p><b>1) Unzipped, 1995</b>Starring iconic '90s supers such as Naomi Campbell and Linda Evangelista, <i>Unzipped</i> offers a behind-the-scenes look into the fashion …

New York Style

We're One Big Step Closer To A More Sustainable Fashion Industry, Thanks To This New Initiative

Efforts to create a more sustainable fashion industry have long been the norm for some people. Designers like Stella McCartney and advocates like Amber Valletta have rallied and emphasized the importance of creating sustainable goods for many years. But when it comes to the fashion industry at …

You're Never Too Young To Be A Leader

Most people near the starts of their careers aren't typically thought of as leaders in the workplace. Not only do they inhabit a low spot in the office hierarchy and lack experience and skills, but also many are too timid and insecure to assume a leadership role. But with the right attitude, an …

Why London is Fast Becoming an Epicenter for Sustainable Fashion

Is London becoming a center of gravity for sustainable fashion thinking? Maybe soon, because Kering has just thrown students at the London College of Fashion the challenge and the opportunity to learn and invent new solutions. <b>François-Henri Pinault</b> was in London yesterday to announce an educational …