Frank Yen

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What Travelers Should do to Maximize Miles in 2015

When it comes to travel, the theme of 2015 is all about shifting loyalty. Delta and United are both switching to revenue-based frequent flyer …

Is Airline Elite Status Becoming Pointless?

The global economy is up and business travelers are back in airplane cabins. Most major airlines are posting healthy profits and airlines are …

iPad Air 2 And iPad Mini 3 Review: The Best Tablets, Made Slightly Better

Apple gives the big iPad a few worthwhile tweaks–and hardly changes the small one at all.<p>Let’s make this simple: If you already own last year’s iPad Air, you probably don’t want to buy an iPad Air 2. The new version’s improvements, though noticeable and welcome, are too minor to make the tablet you …

Why The Oregon Ducks Teach Us That Luck Isn't Everything

They got lucky.<p>These three simple words have been used since the advent of spoken language to justify why some succeed and others don’t. In both the business world and our everyday lives, there is little question that luck plays a tremendous role in the outcome of any given circumstance. Yet as …

The Real Reason Creative Workers Are Good for the Economy

The 10 Skills That Will Get You Hired In 2013

The experts agree: anyone can take a course in C++, but it’s not going to land you the job. The most in-demand jobs for the new year might be rooted in the booming computer industry, but it’s not only technical and programming chops that prospective hires should be showcasing.<p>“The most sought-after …

How Facebook Can Make You Miserable [STUDY]

Anyone who has had to look at photographs of their friends having more fun than them, or read endless posts providing minute updates about someone else's upcoming wedding, will already know this.<p>Scientists have confirmed that Facebook can make you miserable.<p>A study comparing how young adults felt …

New Trends in Web Design

Trends and tendencies come and go, we all know that, it's part of our industry's business model. There's the ever present need to come up with …

Why I Wake Up Early and 3 Reasons You Should Too

I’ve never been a morning person. But, I love my job as a reporter for CNBC, and it requires waking up <b>REALLY</b> early. I'm based in Los Angeles where I …

6 Things We Can All Learn From 20-Year-Olds

I don’t generally like ‘long list’ posts: e.g., “47 Reasons You Won’t Get The Job You Want”; “38 Tips for Managing Up.” <i>Come on</i>, I always think – <i>Summarize! Find the pattern! No way there are 47 truly separate reasons for anything.</i><p>But occasionally I read a list-post where every item on the list …