Kathryn

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Russian skier dies in avalanche in Gulmarg, four injured

An official of the town’s development authority said that the deceased and injured had ignored warnings.<p>An avalanche in Jammu and Kashmir’s Gulmarg …

Extremism

Swiss Ski Team Is Having More Fun Than Any Team at the Olympics

After 20 years I still couldn’t figure out how these things work! Am I doing it right? 📽: @jonashunziker<p>A post shared by Fabian Bösch (@buhsch) on …

Skiing

Winter Olympics 2018: Shaun White's heart condition inspires an army of loyal fans

White lives with Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart defect<p>Shaun White is one of the most successful snowboarders in United States' history. A …

Shaun White

My eureka moment: the simple trick that helped me become a better skier

A dazzling, empty piste, its pristine corduroy shimmering in the sun, rolls ahead of me. As I rev up, I let Bruce Springsteen rip with "Born to Run" in my mind. My first turn is slick and precise, as I slice through the snow. I am a master of the universe. The intermediate plateau is in a galaxy …

Skiing

Where To Eat In Vancouver – Savio Volpe

It’s not often I do a stand-alone foodie post like this but I just couldn’t figure out a better way to show you this amazing gem we found in …

Travel

Alpine ski chalet and restaurant can be yours for $1.4M

We hear the French Alps are lovely this time of year<p>With ski towns out west suffering from a snow-staved December, why not venture forth to new snowy territory? And open a restaurant to boot? The Les Vieilles Luges—a chalet and family-run eatery in the Les Houches ski area at Chamonix …

13,000 Tourists Stranded in a Swiss Ski Resort for 2 Days

LONDON — Imagine being trapped in paradise. Or winter wonderland. This was the situation 13,000 tourists found themselves in on Wednesday at the foot of the Matterhorn, Switzerland’s most famously photogenic mountain.<p>A combination of heavy snowfall and rain made access routes inaccessible this …

Skiing

Boston Dynamics releases video showing humans can't hide in a robot apocalypse

Engineering and robotics design firm Boston Dynamics has once again released new footage of one of their robots performing an ordinary but …

Robotics

Research Shows This 1 Rare Habit Totally Separates Successful Leaders From All Others

This may be cringeworthy but the research doesn't lie.<p>When it comes to choosing a leadership philosophy that will turn employees into loyal and committed high-performers, who will then win over loyal and committed customers time and time again, you can't beat Servant Leadership.<p>In fact, the …

Leadership

When You Have to Carry Out a Decision You Disagree With

One of the great frustrations of being a middle manager is that senior leaders make decisions that go against what you would have done had it been up to you. Sometimes you are part of the decision process, and other times the decision is simply handed down. Either way, you are now responsible for …

Management

Robot Bartenders and Brewers: Is the Future of Beer Scary?

The annual Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, is a wonderland of the latest gadgets and technology shaping the future and it’s obvious walking around …

Beer

An 11-Step Program to Realizing Your Best Skiing Self

We know the feeling: your legs are heavy, your back sore, your mind a flurry. The last time you sent it, you ended up tomahawking for 200 feet, …

Top 5 hidden gem ski resorts in the world

What could be more luxurious than having your own slice of ski heaven? Quiet slopes are just as important as perfect powder and first-class services, …

Luxury Travel

Travel: 10 most beautiful alpine ski resorts

January 11, 2018 411scope, Lifestyle, Travel<p>411Scope provides the ten most breathtaking pictures of ski resorts. Number 7 woud blow your mind!!<p>-The …

Warren Buffett Says This Is The 1 Simple Habit That Separates Successful People from Everyone Else

The 87-year old chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway once gave us a breakthrough principle of taking charge of one's life. Lets revisit it again.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is now 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second …

A simple but ruthless exercise reveals who your star employees are — and who should be fired

Being a manager requires practicality bordering on ruthlessness — at least according to Patty McCord.<p>McCord was the chief talent officer at Netflix, from 1998 to 2012. She and Netflix CEO Reed Hastings created the company's culture deck, which has been viewed millions of times. Now she runs her own …

The Workplace

If You're Selling More Than One Thing, You're Probably Making a Big Mistake

Don't get bored with your success.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars spotlights Ian Siegel, CEO of ZipRecruiter. Siegel gives his best advice to other entrepreneurs who are starting out, which is: Find out what your customers want most from you and give it to them.<p>This …

Google Spent Years Studying Effective Teams. This Single Quality Contributed Most to Their Success

What matters isn't so much who's on your team, but rather how the team works together.<p>The best companies are made up of great teams. You see, even a company full of A-players won't succeed if those individuals don't have the ability to work well together.<p>That's why not too long ago, Google set out …

One-on-one for the books: how to plan productive 1:1 meetings

Meetings are a fact of office life. And while they may not be everyone’s favorite part of the day, with a little bit of planning, it is possible to …

9 common-sense rules for getting the most out of meetings

<i>iStock</i><p>Veteran financier Ray Dalio has been in every kind of meeting: the good, the bad and the ugly. Here’s how he keeps his meetings focused and …

Security Predictions for 2018 Point to Advanced Ransomware and...

With 2018 just weeks away, we can say with absolute certainty that 2017 hasn’t been a boring year in terms of security incidents. If anything, some …

Want Your Employees to Be High Performers? Tie Goals to Rewards Like Extra Days Off or Cold Hard Cash.

Follow these tips to align rewards with goals to achieve high performance.<p>How many times have you felt as though your manager was talking to you about your goals just to check off a box that required a performance review? In many cases, the employee review is a last-minute dreaded task for all …

The Things Successful Leaders Do and Don't Do to Build Relationships

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are many components of leadership success, but none of them is more important than the relationships you build, on and off the job. As John McGuirk says, "The ability to form friendships, to make people believe in you and …

Self-improvement

6 helpful strategies to take into your performance review

<i>iStock</i><p>When given criticism, many of us get defensive or distracted. Here’s how to face feedback like a pro, says negotiation expert Sheila …

Around the World in 27 Burgers: The Best From Brooklyn to Bali

There’s nothing like the satisfaction of a great burger—and nothing quite like the disappointment of a bad one. When you’re on the road, there’s …

Shake Shack

What To Do When Guilt Piles Up and Little Tasks Feel Overwhelming

<i>Knock, knock.</i><p><i>Who’s there?</i><p><i>Guilt.</i><p><i>No thank you. We’re all stocked-up on guilt here!</i><p>How do we respond when the guilt fairy comes knocking? Guilt has a …

Park City Mountain Resort Lays Off Entire Volunteer Ski Patrol

<i>Photo:Bill Morrow</i><p>90 volunteers let go<br>• Over 10,000 service hours to make up annually.<p>For decades volunteer ski patrollers have helped keep guests safe …

The 2018 Ski of the Year

Details Details<p><b>Price:</b> $800<p><b>Dimensions:</b> 135-105-125<p><b>Weight:</b> 171, 180, 189<p><b>Radius:</b> 17.8<p>For skiers, there is perhaps no greater search than for the perfect …

Skiing

Canada and USA Snow Report and Forecast to December 8th, 2017

<b>It has been a mostly good week for snow in North America. More and more resorts are opening for the 17-18 season and those that already opened are,</b> …

Skiing

Please Enjoy These One-Star Ski Resort Reviews

Ah, skiing. It’s the greatest. The crisp mountain air, the rhythmic weave down the slopes, the mouth-agape scenery, the connection with nature. …