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Moo.do turns Gmail into a task management system

If starring your important emails is your way of creating a to-do list in your inbox, but you long for something more robust, a new product from Moo.do aims to help. With Moo.do for Gmail, the idea is to combine an email client with a task manager you can use to organize your to-dos, documents, …

Google Drive

How To Up Your Mobile Photography Game In a Few Easy Steps

The beauty of photography lies in capturing a moment.<p>A photograph takes you back to some of your most cherished memories and sometimes allows you to …

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens now shipping, first unboxing video

Stjørdal Foto in Norway received their first Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens and sent me few pictures and the first unboxing video:<p>Photos …

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5 spots that set the Big Island, Hawaii apart from everywhere else

THE BIG ISLAND of Hawai’i is alive in a way few places on this planet are. Consisting of 5 interlocked shield volcanoes, the island is the exposed …

Start working smart with these amazing productivity tools

We live in a world where hard work, when not coupled with smart work, is of no use. And, thanks to technology we’ve got so much at our hands that can …

3 Ways Servant Leadership Elevates Staff Performance

By Andrew Carlson, Foodable Industry Expert<p>One of the biggest struggles I have seen in the restaurant business is how to get your team to be forward …

In our pursuit of passive income, too many of us overlook an opportunity for wealth

Who doesn't want to earn money while they sleep ?<p>Entrepreneur Pat Flynn, for instance, earns up to $170,000 a month through his business " Smart Passive Income ." Financial planner Neal Frankle writes that everyone needs some sort of passive income .<p>Ramit Sethi, author of " I Will Teach You To Be …

Personal Finance

Insider's Guide to Yellowstone National Park

<i>Map illustration by Nicole Varvitsiotes</i><p>Why Go Now<p>July is undeniably the busiest month at almost all of our national parks, but for good reason. …

National Parks

The Ultimate Guide To Glacier National Park

Some tips for visiting Glacier National Park:<p>-If you want a guided tour of the park, there are plenty to be had. The red, 1930s-inspired "jammer" …

National Parks

Food planning for multi-day backpacking trips and thru-hikes

Of course, my daily rations are not as simple as just five Snickers. Rather, they consist of a breakfast, four to six mid-day snacks, desert and …

Tips for Coping with Horrific Mosquitoes

By onJuly 19, 2010 in Alaska-Yukon Expedition, Skills 9<p>The section between Dawson City, YT, and Fort McPherson, NT, will be memorable for several …

John Muir Trail Packing List

This is my final packing list for the John Muir Trail.<p>I decided to go without a stove for 3 reasons:<p>I would only be using it for freeze dried dinners …

12 books every investor should read

There are countless varieties of investments from stocks, bonds, options, real estate, commodities, peer-to-peer lending and many more. In contrast with committing money to an insured bank savings account, investing typically involves trading additional risk for the opportunity for greater …

Investing

3 Solar Stocks to Buy Right Now

Image source: Getty Images.<p>The solar industry is one of the most volatile areas of the stock market, and despite the industry's growth, it's been a tough place for investors to make money. But long term, this should be a gold mine for investors who can make the right investments and hold onto them …

Here's What Will Replace the iPhone, says Apple Analyst Gene Munster

In a note to clients Monday night, Piper Jaffrey analyst Gene Munster laid out a provocative theory about what Apple’s growing cadre of virtual …

Review: See the Future Through Microsoft’s HoloLens Augmented-Reality Glasses

<b>This morning I found myself</b> looking all over my apartment for an interesting news article I wasn’t able to finish yesterday. The search eventually …

The Properties of Human Memory and Their Importance for Information Visualization

It is important to know that while neuroscience has progressed dramatically over the last decades; there is no complete understanding of how human …

Short-Term Memory

This Road Trip Adventure Celebrates 100 Years of National Parks

<i>Click on the audio player above to hear this interview.</i><p>One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson signed a bill into law that created the National Parks Service. Its mission: "To conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and wildlife therein" and to "leave them unimpaired for …

The Top 5 Online Project Management Software and Why it Rocks

Choosing an online project management software for your small business can be like wandering into a candy store. There’s a dazzling choice of bright …

18 Things Strong Businesses Do

Too many times CEOs and business leaders separate overarching principles of life from how they run their businesses. I don’t see it that way. The …

The Spectacular Beauty of Zion National Park

It’s not just enough to film or photograph a national park: You should do justice to the extraordinary nature of the park itself, something that …

7 Data Visualization Types You Should be Using More (and How to Start)

Unique data visualizations are more memorable, and add variety for the audience — even the most clear and straightforward visualization types lose …

5 spots to soak up the scenery from hot springs in Idaho and Montana

Like every traveler, I'm always searching for that little piece of paradise hidden from the masses. And I think I have finally found it in the form of hot soaks in Idaho and Montana.<p>As a newcomer to these parts by way of the gritty streets of East London, I noticed that there are two types of …

Hot Springs

The 100 best leadership and success books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

"We chose books to help people plan for their futures and/or deal better with their present," said Chris Schluep , senior books editor at Amazon.com. "The same book won't work for every situation, or every person, so you'll see titles sitting beside one another that might not normally share shelf …

Orlando City SC

These spots are definitely THE things to do in Zion National Park

The State of Utah is the home of Zion National Park. This fantastic place has many things to do and see and is one of the top places to visit in the …

5 types of emotional intelligence all great leaders have mastered

The ability to be perceptively in tune with yourself and your emotions, as well as having sound situational awareness can be a powerful tool for leading a team.<p>The act of knowing, understanding, and responding to emotions, overcoming stress in the moment, and being aware of how your words and …

Emotional Intelligence

How This Entrepreneur Built a Successful Sales-Course Empire from Scratch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>More than two decades ago, entrepreneur Mike Bundrant became a certified neurolinguistic programming (NLP) instructor. NLP, if you don't know, is a model for interpersonal communication designed to influence and change unwanted behaviors. …

Entrepreneurship

Three Central American Trips That Won’t Break The Bank - Minimal cost, maximum stoke, using LAX as your flight hub

<i>With the effects of El Niño still lingering, we may see northwest swells keep receptive spots alive into spring. Once south swells start rolling</i> …

Central America

5 Signs You Are Not a True Leader After All

Leadership isn't a title. Leadership is who you are.<p>Leadership is a tricky topic. It requires an immense amount of experience in the trenches to learn the hard lessons. The below are lessons I have learned from true leaders themselves, Ron Gibori and Aaron Webber.<p>It's common for people to associate …