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Here are 300 free Ivy League university courses you can take online right now

The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.<p>All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the US News and World Report 2017 national …

College & University

I've stayed in nearly 100 hostels on 4 continents — here are 9 red flags to look for before you unpack your suitcase

For millions of travelers, hostels are the preferred choice of lodging.<p>The benefits are obvious: Hostels are generally inexpensive, conveniently located, and a great way to meet other travelers and share recommendations. As long as you don't mind sharing a bedroom and bathroom, they're the perfect …

Hospitality

New Zealand aiming to recruit 100 of the 'best tech talent' to move to Wellington

The tech industry in New Zealand is booming at a rate too fast for them to keep up. There are now around 900 startup businesses in Wellington, a national hub for the field, and at such a rapidly growing rate, companies are beginning to look to the United States and elsewhere to lure skilled tech …

Use a Mind Map To Figure Out What You Want to Do With Your Life

We’ve talked before about using mind maps as a means to kickstart creativity, but former Google career coach Jenny Blake suggests using one to figure …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

25 life hacks to help you save money and stay organized in 2017

<b>Fly right</b><br>The Hopper app analyzes flights — it claims to have “trillions” in its archives — to help you find the best times to fly and buy. (Free for …

Cleaning

The cheapest dates to fly in 2017

After an analysis of my airfare data, 2017 looks to be a very good year for travel, both domestically and for trips to Europe. If you plan to fly in 2017, keep the following dates in mind.<p><b>Domestic flights</b><p>Winter: Fly Jan. 7 to March 5, but watch for a bump in prices Feb. 11-24<br>• Spring: Fly by April 1, …

Air Travel

iPhone 7 Plus Suffering Serious Hardware Problem

If you’ve just unwrapped a shiny new iPhone 7 Plus, then perhaps you’d better take a look at the camera, as some users are reporting a problem which can only be fixed by replacing the handset.<p>The problem seems to be related to the phone’s camera hardware. In a thread on <i>Reddit</i> entitled <i>iPhone 7 Plus</i> …

27 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Even though we use our iPhones all day every day, there are still a handful of features that are relatively unknown.<p>Some of these features are buried …

10 Natural Cleaning Recipes Everyone Should Know by Heart

Is your cleaning mantra "When in doubt, douse it in bleach"? While you might feel confident your house is sanitary and squeaky clean, you can't …

Cleaning

35 hacks for saving money on travel

Like most of those who find themselves regularly on the road, I'm obsessed with finding deals, discovering travel hacks and earning points. Over the years I've discovered a number of travel booking tips, secrets and tools that allow road warriors to stretch their dollars farther, like:<p>Flights<p><b>1.</b> …

Air Travel

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Your Dinner Is Not Complete Without These Easy Roasted Garlic Parmesan Potatoes

So filling and delicious.<p>Serves 4–6<p>3 russet potatoes, sliced<p>4 tablespoons olive oil<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p>2 teaspoons garlic powder<p>2 teaspoons Italian seasoning<p>1 teaspoon paprika<p>½ cup parmesan cheese, shredded<p>Parsley, chopped<p>1. Preheat the oven to 400˚F/200˚C.<p>2. Place the potatoes in a large …

S.O.S.: How to Get Rid of Cramps Fast

Ways to survive the worst time of the month.<p>"Menstrual cramps are great," said pretty much no one ever with a uterus who had to deal with sleep-disrupting pain on her period. The pain caused by cramps can derail an entire peaceful day (or two) and even cause some women to skip out on work if …

BB cream hacks: other surprising uses for your go-to beauty product

BB cream is a staple in our beauty routines. We use it at home, and touch up with it on the go. It provides lightweight coverage during the day, and …

Think of This Corn Salad as a Vehicle for Eating Lots of Avocado

A salad so easy you can actually have the kind of Summer 2016 people (okay, Drake) write songs about.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. Today,</i> …

Recipes

How one app helped me avoid hours in line at the airport

Returning home from overseas after TNW Europe, I had to pass through Chicago’s O’Hare airport before making my way to Portland. If not for a pretty terrible app, I’d have missed my connection and been stranded.<p>After a 9 hour flight from Amsterdam, the flight crew announced that customs was a bit …

Forcing your child to become a doctor could be your worst parenting decision | Ranjana Srivastava

A career is medicine is stressful enough for the doctors who see it as a calling. For those who do it because their parents forced them, it could be critical<p>There I was, almost at the end of the night, having spoken to a few hundred hand-picked, talented high school students about my life as a …

High School

Fresh and Delicious- The Best Places to Eat Seafood in the U.S.

There are some people that just plain don’t care for seafood. Either they don’t like the taste, or they might be allergic. Many others love the taste …

This Triple Chocolate Scone Is Just Too Good To Be True

GIMME MORE!<p>Servings: 8 scones<p>2/3 cup heavy cream<p>1 large egg, lightly beaten<p>1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract<p>1 3/4 cups all purpose flour<p>1/4 cup Dutch-processed unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1/2 cup granulated sugar<p>2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1/4 teaspoon salt<p>1/3 cup cold unsalted butter, cut into small …

The best seafood restaurants in Boston for delicious fish, lobster and more

We know why you’re here. It’s not for the history, or the architecture, or the changing of the seasons…. It’s the seafood. So. Much. Seafood. Boston …

Obama tells new grads to stay positive despite setbacks: 'Cynics don't accomplish much'

During his commencement speech at Rutgers University , US President Barack Obama told new graduates that they should expect to occasionally deal with foolish people and bad bosses and not getting exactly what they want.<p><b>"So you have to stick with it. You have to be persistent,"</b> he said.<p>He explained …

5 Very Specific, Editor-Tested, Japanese Drugstore Products for the Glowy-est Skin

And you can buy it all on Amazon.com.<p><i>In her new column, High Five, for ELLE.com, ELLE Beauty Director Emily Dougherty shares the smartest, prettiest, best–est beauty products in the world.</i> <i>Follow her on Instagram @emilydougherty for more.</i><p>I'd fly 13 hours for just 10 minutes in a Tokyo drugstore. …

The 8 Most Breathtaking National Parks in America

1 of 8<p>Yellowstone<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 8<p>Acadia<p>3 of 8<p>Kenai Fjords<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 8<p>Channel Islands<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 8<p>Yosemite<p>Advertisement<p>6 of 8<p>Hawai'i …

Get An Even Better Deal With Free Prime Pantry Shipping

As a new recurring feature, we’re going to share some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. These items were the ones that were the most popular with …

Shopping