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20 Books As Inspiring As A TEDTalk — According To The People Who Give The Talks

Want to spend your vacation working on self-improvement and -enrichment? There are 20 books TED speakers want you to read this summer, and I've got …

Books

How To Make Slow Cooker Baked Beans — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Meet your new favorite summer party recipe: slow cooker baked beans. Long loved for their sweet, tangy flavor and tender, creamy texture, baked beans …

Cooking

Cheesy Bacon and Egg Brunch Casserole Recipe

"This one-dish brunch casserole is ideal for a crowd. Add a fruit salad and you can sit back and enjoy your company."<p>Ingredients<p>8 slices bacon<p>1 …

Recipes

America's Best All-Inclusive Resorts

“I just love having everything paid for up front,” says Renee Pagnani, who has vacationed at the same all-inclusive resort for six years in a row. …

How I became a Top Writer with only Three Articles

Why I don’t buy into the philosophy of publishing every dayLately my Medium feed and Daily Digest have been full of articles praising the value and …

7 actually cool cruises that are nothing like the ones your parents take

If the word “cruise” brings to your mind cringe-worthy images of older people in towel shorts and Hawaiian shirts stuffing their faces at an …

This Homemade Hummus Is So Good You’ll Never Buy It From the Store Again

I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve made hummus from scratch, both for personal and professional reasons. Working in professional kitchens and …

These Are America's 100 Favorite Books of All Time, According to Data

A battle between 100 much-loved novels. At the end, only one will prevail.<p>There's one simple and surefire way to get smarter: Read more books. Many of the most respected entrepreneurs--from Bill Gates to Elon Musk--are voracious readers.<p>Take a page out of one CEO's book, and you can find a way to …

Slow Cooker Veggie Burrito Bowls Make Eating Vegetables Easy

Veggie burrito bowls are a one-stop shop, delivering the best part of a burrito — the filling — without the fuss. With the slow cooker, this one-pot …

This chart shows every major technological innovation in the last 150 years — and how they have changed the way we work

LONDON — Humanity is always moving forward with innovation after innovation improving global quality of life.<p>The last 150 years have seen the most remarkable advancement of technology in history. Electric lighting, cars, plastic, the telephone, and television are all less than 150 years old, while …

Innovation

The Top 10 Most Amazing Sailing Cruises

Sailing was, in its inception, a greater way to travel for mankind, giving man the advantage of better mobility than on land and providing ways for …

5 side hustles you can do sitting on your sofa

Netflix is paying people to binge watch their shows, and other ways to make easy money<p>Couch potato? Try cash potato.<p>Netflix announced this month that …

Your Strategic Plans Probably Aren’t Strategic, or Even Plans

It happens all the time: A group of managers get together at a resort for two days to hammer out a “strategic plan.” Done and dusted, they all head home. But <i>have</i> they produced a plan with a strategy?<p>At the start of my public seminars on strategic planning I ask attendees, who rank from board …

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

The ultimate guide for planning an epic trip to Antarctica

Deep inside my -40 degree-rated sleeping bag, my fleece beanie slightly askew above my eye-cover blocking out the incessant sunshine, I curse myself. …

12 pro-tips for visiting the Galápagos Islands you need to know

Almost one thousand kilometers off the coast of Ecuador lies the ancient archipelago of the Galápagos Islands. The islands are famed for their …

The 17 Horror Movies On Netflix With The Highest Rotten Tomatoes Scores

These are the top-rated horror flicks on the platform, ranked by their Rotten Tomatoes Critic Scores.<p>Photos: Everett Collection ; Illustration: …

The Best Meatloaf I've Ever Made Recipe

"When I was growing up, my mom never ever made meatloaf and I always wanted to try it - I finally tried it at a restaurant and loved it. When I moved …

Steven Pinker’s 10 Favorite Books

<i>Bookseller</i> <i>One Grand Books</i> <i></i><i>has asked celebrities to name the ten titles they’d take to a desert island, and they’ve shared the results with Vulture.</i> …

Reward programs are shifting - here’s what Canadians need to know

Canadian consumers who use rewards programs are facing a shifting landscape, forcing them to rethink how and where they shop.<p>The latest loyalty program agreement was announced this week between Aeroplan parent-company Aimia Inc. and online retail giant Amazon. It was a major deal for Aeroplan, …

21 Books to Help You Get Ahead in Business and Life

Successful people are readers because being at the top of your game involves perpetually working on self-improvement.<p>Successful people are readers. For one thing, people at the top of their game are typically big into self-improvement. Not only that, research has shown people who read books …

‘A Very British Murder with Lucy Worsley’ Might Actually Give You Nightmares

We’re all a little obsessed with murder mysteries, aren’t we? We listen to true crime podcasts, obsess over the latest iteration of Sherlock Holmes, …

Streaming

39 of the best secret categories on Netflix and how to find them

Netflix has an insane amount of content, but it's not always easy to find what you want.<p>The categories Netflix gives you access to are broad, which is made more frustrating by the knowledge that Netflix splits movies and TV shows into incredibly specific micro-categories.<p>Luckily, it's pretty easy …

The best times of the year to visit Hawaii

It’s hard to pinpoint a time of year most desirable to visit paradise. Hawaii enjoys year-long beautiful weather with only two real seasons — summer …

Chinese New Year

Heavenly Key Lime Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Whisk together condensed milk and next 3 ingredients until well blended. Pour mixture into piecrust.<p>Step …

8 Slow Cooker Recipes To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

We love a solid one-and-done meal. That’s why our slow cooker gets a ton of use. It’s a lot less tempting to order take-out when you can so easily …

Cooking

7 Steps to Improving Your Critical Thinking

Every day, I’m amazed at the amount of information I consume; I listen to the news on my morning run, scan the papers while I’m eating breakfast, …

11 of the best books you can read in a week

If you want to emulate some of the most successful people in the world, you can start by reading books — lots of them.<p>From Elon Musk to Mark Cuban to Oprah Winfrey, the most powerful innovators in the world all read several hours a day.<p>But starting a new book can be a daunting task if you don't …

Books

17 upcoming Netflix Original TV series you’ll be addicted to in 2018

Unmissable television that everyone will be watching<p><i>*Lots of TBC release dates – but we’ll update as the information becomes available</i><p>Everything …

Entertainment

Does Your Firm See You as a High Potential?

<b>Jay Conger,</b> a leadership professor at Claremont McKenna College, goes behind the scenes to show how you can get on, and stay on, your company’s fast track. He demystifies how companies (often very secretly) develop and update their list of high-potential employees. And he discusses five critical “X …