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5 New Travel Startups Rethinking the Role of Travel Agents

The talk of the travel world may often revolve around which company the Priceline Group or Expedia will acquire next, and while those are of course …

How To Stay Sharp As You Age

Is mental decline an inevitable part of aging? Our brains do shrink as we get older, but new research shows it does not have to have to go …

How to burn fat in just 7 minutes

In 1999, I invented two techniques that changed the future of the fitness industry.<p>I was a nerdy graduate student at the time, finishing up my …

Walker & Company Brands Raises $24M Series B, Inks Bevel Deal With Target

Building a lifestyle brand is nothing like building, say, an app. Higher degree of difficulty for sure. That’s not stopping Tristan Walker, though. Today, his company Walker & Company Brands has announced a $24 million Series B round of funding. That brings its total funding to $33.3 million.<p>The …

Climbing On Mount Denali

20 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Truly Be Yourself

How often have you heard someone telling you to “just be yourself”? In reality, being ourself in a world that is constantly trying to make us …

5 Sacrifices Every Entrepreneur Must Make to Be Successful

Entrepreneurship gives you the opportunity to make a mark on the world and improve people's lives, but there is a price to pay.<p>Entrepreneurship gives you the opportunity to make a mark on the world and improve people’s lives. It gives you the opportunity to have financial freedom and, more …

Swim-lesson entrepreneur wins Small Business Challenge contest

Shortly after she was picked as one of five semi-finalists in The Globe and Mail's Small Business Challenge contest, Diana Goodwin explained to the judges how much more her company, Toronto-based AquaMobile Inc., could grow if she were to use the contest's $100,000 grand prize to hire two employees …

9 Reasons Why You’re Not A Millionaire Yet

It is never too early nor is it ever too late to start planning for retirement. It ultimately depends on your way of life, where are you living, and …

Six Luxury Hotel Photography Details to Seduce Your Senses

Hotel photography is all about visual temptation, you really don´t need to see the whole spa, room, or pool to get the urge to pack your case and go - small, exquisite, detail images, that perfectly capture the essence of the place, can be just as alluring, firing up the imagination and …

This seal is surfing on a humpback whale like it's NBD

The hottest new form of seal transportation in Australia is humpback whales.<p>This enterprising seal was caught hitching a ride on the back of a …

A 20-something sold his first company for $80 million in 370 days — now he's raising $11 million for his new startup

Jared Hecht sold his first company, GroupMe, 370 days after it launched for about $80 million. GroupMe, a group text-messaging app, was acquired by Skype in 2011.<p>Hecht and his cofounder, Steve Martocci, left Skype in 2013. Both are working on new startups and, while they aren't business partners …

Small Business
Journalism

'Shark Tank' investor Barbara Corcoran reveals the productivity trick every entrepreneur should use

Since Barbara Corcoran made her fortune building and then selling one of New York's premier real-estate firms, The Corcoran Group, she has been a full-time investor on the popular reality show "Shark Tank."<p>In the past six seasons, Corcoran has made deals with about 30 of the entrepreneurs who have …

Entrepreneurship

The youngest team in the NFL changed their workplace after hiring experts on millennials

Bolstered by a terrifying defensive line, the Rams shocked the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, stuffing Marshawn Lynch's 4th-and-1 rush attempt in overtime to seal the biggest upset of the short NFL season.<p>Although it's still too early to tell whether or not the Rams are a playoff team, at least some …

NFL

The 1 Question You Must Ask Your Mentor

Entrepreneurs aren't getting the most out of a potentially valuable relationship unless they ask this.<p>How important is mentorship for business owners? Incredibly, according to research. In fact, having a wise head with whom you can talk through the ups and downs of your business has been shown to</i> …

6 weird diet tricks that actually work

Some clients come to me in search of a complete eating overhaul, including a meal plan with specific portions and recipes. Many others, however, simply want the shortcuts.<p>While it’s true that obtaining long-term weight loss success isn’t that simple, I am happy to report there are several …

Passive Income: Legitimate Income Opportunities – Build Lifetime of Passive Income in less than 6 Months | Trading Mates | Sharing Financial Freedom

Passive Income - Legitimate Income Opportunities<p><i>Build Lifetime of Passive Income in less than 6 Months</i><p>People with jobs believe that their 'income' is …

How To Get The Best Seat On The Plane

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk<p>Traveling on a plane can come with a slew of seat-based comfort challenges, whether you're assigned to a seat that doesn't recline or located just adjacent to the bathroom. If you want to get the best seat without having to pay extra cash, there are a few simple tips to …

Air Travel

The 7 Keys To Incredible Life Success

There was a time in my life, the majority of my youth, when I was a slacker whose primary skill was to find new ways to avoid anything worthwhile. I …

Read These 7 Books Before You Quit Your Job

About to ditch employed life for entrepreneurship? Get through this reading list first.<p>You have a great business idea. You have a passionate need to escape cubicle life. You even have an outstanding work ethic and a healthy dose of risk tolerance. You're all set to quit your gig and be an …

9 Tips You Should Really Do When You Want To Lose Weight Fast

Nemanja Manojlovic<p>Editor at MyCity Web Read full profile<p>Weight loss is a touchy subject for most people. Speaking as a person who’s had to deal with …

Mindfulness

Top 10 Most Spectacular Drives in the World

Whether you're a bona fide globetrotter or would-be wanderluster (if not for that day job!), you'll likely concur that our planet plays host to diverse and picturesque landscapes just waiting to be explored. From coast to coast and hemisphere to hemisphere, these breathtaking sites are virtually …

Top 10

4 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Build Outstanding Customer Experiences

A customer-driven model is a responsive way to practice long-term thinking.<p>Basing your entrepreneurial journey solely on profit produces an unsustainable business model. Monetary value is important to the financial infrastructure of your efforts; however, money is correlated with short-term …

Jason Day Comments on Relationship with Tiger Woods, Recent Success

Jason Day is on absolute fire of late, winning three of his past four tournaments, including his first major at the PGA Championship. The third-ranked golfer in the world has also been leaning on a living legend in Tiger Woods to open the floodgates for his own raging success.<p>The two have a budding …

One Journalist Shares the Architectural Beauty of India's Disappearing Stepwells

India is home to many of the world's most stunning sights, but one of the country's most beautiful—and historic—classification of architecture is …

Quitting work to travel is hell

It seems everywhere you tap, swipe and click online, you are confronted by spectacular photos under clichéd hashtags like #letsgetlost and …