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102-year-old ship became a floating forest (6 pictures)

Homebush Bay in Sydney is the place were many 20th century ships, which are no longer used, ended up: one of them, the SS Ayrfield, is definitely the …

The 2013 World's Most Innovative Companies | Fast Company

Beauty how to: Softly defined eyes

The best products to recreate the look in Alexander Wang's autumn/winter 2013 collection.<p>BY <b>Sonia Haria</b> | 06 July 2013<p>Alexander Wang may be a fan of 1990s grunge, but the make-up at his autumn/winter show was oh-so modern, a brilliant example of a subtly defined eye.<p>To achieve the look, the first …

Makeup

What The Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Between wrangling children, walking dogs, and checking email, your early hours might be more crazed than calm. Carve out some a.m. tranquility (and productivity) with these steps.<p>Mornings are a great time for getting things done. You’re less likely to be interrupted than you are later in the day. …

Top 10 Marketing Books of All Time | Inc.com

In previous posts, I've identified the best motivational books of all time and the best sales books of all time. Today, I've selected 10 books about marketing that I believe should be in every business library.<p>Some of these books explain how technology has changed the strategy and tactics of …

Marketing

The 10 Best Hotels In The World

To compile these awards, the magazine asked its readers to vote on the best hotels they've traveled to, factoring in everything from rooms and food to service and location.<p>This year, Botswana's Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp took the top spot, ousting last year's winner, Tanzania's Singita …

Top tips to writing a business plan

What do investors look for in a business plan? What should you – and shouldn’t you – include in your business plan?<p>When you’re preparing your …

Small Business

Money Mic: Why I Sometimes Regret Being a Stay-at-Home Mom

<i>In our LV Moms’ Money Mic series, we hand over the podium to people with controversial views about money and parenthood. These views are theirs, not</i> …

“If the prime minister is rolled before the next election, a lot of women are going with her.” – ‘Julia Gillard and the women in cabinet’ by Anna Goldsworthy: http://ow.ly/ixgnR (Happy International Women's Day!)

Why Women Still Can’t Have It All

It’s time to stop fooling ourselves, says a woman who left a position of power: the women who have managed to be both mothers and top professionals are superhuman, rich, or self-employed. If we truly believe in equal opportunity for all women, here’s what has to change.<p>Eighteen months into my job …

Kenya: the girl who demanded school

When she was 12, Kakenya Ntaiya made a deal with her father: she would undergo the Maasai rite of passage of female circumcision if he would let her …

9 Career Lessons From the Women of Mad Men

<i>Roger Sterling</i>: Get me some coffee, will you? <i><br>Peggy Olson</i>: No.<p>Brace yourselves. This sunday the season premiere of the final season of <i>Mad Men</i> airs. I …

Mad Men

Every Tech Firm Should Be Trying To Please Women, Microsoft Researcher Says

One surprising prediction he makes: women will be a bigger market for tech than men within the next few years.<p>So he said when speaking at a Microsoft event in Tel Aviv, Israel. Distinguished engineer Aguera y Arcas is the architect of Bing Maps and Bing Mobile best known for creating photo search …

Where are all the female “Saturday Night Live” hosts?

This season, 5 of 21 hosts were women. It’s not a new ratio! We crunch the numbers on the past decade<p>Daniel D'Addario<p>May 3, 2013 8:40pm (UTC)<p>This weekend begins the final run of episodes before "Saturday Night Live" takes the summer off. And with the season's final three hosts (Zach Galifianakis, …

The Daring Dozen: Women to Watch for 2016

We've been talking about our hopes for a woman president since... well, since as long as I can remember. And for much of that time -- as with any long-sought dream -- the fantasy never quite lived up to the reality.<p>For one thing, the political field has always been so crowded with men who had the …

How Bikes Prevent Rape and Empower Girls in Rural Cambodia

Susan B. Anthony once said, "I think [the bicycle] has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world. It gives a woman a feeling of …

High School

For strong daughters, stop with the sex stereotypes

When the rocket scientist Yvonne Brill died in March, The New York Times celebrated her as the maker of a "mean beef stroganoff" and "the world's best mother." When my 4-year-old daughter, Ellie, a wildly creative and interesting girl, finished a year of preschool last week, her teachers gave her …

Why Women Must Ask (The Right Way): Negotiation Advice From Stanford's Margaret A. Neale

Few Stanford Graduate School of Business MBA students would argue that Professor Margaret A. Neale is a powerful woman. At over six feel tall, even my male classmates would be intimidated to negotiate with her. And it’s not just because she often calls out students’ “sub-optimal” negotiation …

How Long Can You Wait to Have a Baby?

Deep anxiety about the ability to have children later in life plagues many women. But the decline in fertility over the course of a woman’s 30s has been oversold. Here’s what the statistics really tell us—and what they don’t.<p>In the tentative, post-9/11 spring of 2002, I was, at 30, in the midst of …

Mothers, Sisters, Daughters, Wives

There are things about women that most men would just as soon never discuss. The stirrups in a gynecologist’s office, for one; the tampon aisle at …

What's so super about chia?

The health benefits of chia seeds had better be spectacular to justify the price.<p>Chia seeds are not new – this plant in the mint family (<i>Salvia hispanica</i>) was grown as a crop by the Aztecs. The difference is that the Aztecs never put them in a plastic pouch with the word 'antioxidants' on the …

Nutrition

Jamie Oliver and Alex James: 'Chefs are the new rock stars'

The chef Jamie Oliver and musician Alex James tell Clover Stroud about their second Big Feastival, a celebration of food and music in Oxfordshire.<p>Alex James has plenty to smile about today: his good friend and foodie partner-in-crime Jamie Oliver has just watched a video of Alex cooking up a …

Summer Sides Slideshow

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

The Perfect Skin Diet

<b>Almonds:</b> Hey, guess what? Almonds are seeds, not nuts, and they're stuffed with vitamin E, a potent sun blocker. Volunteers who consumed 14 milligrams of the vitamin per day (about 20 almonds) and then were exposed to UV light sunburned less than those who took none. "Vitamin E acts as an …

Former Vogue editor: The truth about size zero http://bit.ly/12r3ASo 'I was chatting to one of the top Australian models during lunch. She had just moved to Paris and was sharing a small apartment with another model. I asked her how that was working out. "I get a lot of time by myself actually," she said, picking at her salad. "My flatmate is a 'fit model', so she's in hospital on a drip a lot of the time." A fit model is one who is used in the top designer ateliers, or workrooms, and is the body around which the clothes are designed. That the ideal body shape used as a starting point for a collection should be a female on the brink of hospitalisation from starvation is frightening.' Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty