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Lyft president: Car ownership will 'all-but end' in cities by 2025

"We see car ownership as a burden that is costing the average American $9,000 every year. The car has actually become more like a $9,000 ball and chain that gets dragged through our daily life," Zimmer said in an opus on Medium that outlined his vision for an autonomous car future.<p>Zimmer believes …

The 6 Elements of Truly Transformative Business Models

We usually associate an industry’s transformation with the adoption of a new technology. But although new technologies are often major factors, they have never transformed an industry on their own. What does achieve such a transformation is a business model that can link a new technology to an …

How to Pitch Your Great Idea

If coming up with a brilliant idea is hard, getting people to agree with you can prove just as difficult.<p>"We operate under this assumption that the world will magically see how great our idea is, but great ideas get rejected all the time," said David Burkus, author of <i>The Myths of Creativity: The</i> …

13 facts about San Francisco that will make you think twice about whether you can afford to live there

San Francisco is notorious for its jaw-dropping real estate prices.<p>The median rent for a one-bedroom apartment stands at $3,460 a month.<p>But it's not just housing expenses that will eat away at your paycheck. In general, the total cost of living in San Francisco is 62.6% higher than the US …

Amal Clooney Looks Red Hot in a Red Dress While Hard at Work

Amal Clooney might just be the best dressed lawyer on the planet. The brunette beauty was spotted in the Maldives over the weekend—where she is …

What a Year of Job Rejections Taught Me About Pitching Myself

After sending out hundreds of copies of my résumé to dozens of companies over the last year, I realized that I was getting nowhere because my approach was wrong.<p>I did everything I was taught to do: I created a list of the top 20 companies I wanted to work for, I customized my résumé for each …

28 Things I Now Know About Life, Work and Relationships at 28

At 15, I wanted to be 16. And when 17 hit, I couldn't wait to be an 18-year-old licensed driver. While I blew out the candles on my 20th birthday cake, in the back of my mind, I knew that in 12 more months, I'd finally be 21, legal and free: Then the real party would begin.<p>Always looking to the …

What Spiritual Leaders Read Before Bed

The most enlightening among us choose their titles for peace, wisdom and fresh perspective after a long day.

12 Fashion Illustrators To Follow on Instagram

On the cusp of Fashion Month, these are the fashion illustrators to follow for their stylish sketches —which are sure to be in full force for the month of shows ahead.<p>On the cusp of Fashion Month, these are the fashion illustrators to follow for their stylish sketches—which are sure to be in full …

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Recipe: The Best Turkey Burgers Your Summer Guests Will Ever Taste

A delicious burger recipe from Sara Foster's Casual Cooking.<p><i>Serves 4</i><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1½ pounds ground turkey<p>½ cup fresh bread crumbs<p>3 tablespoons mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives<p>1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce<p>1 tablespoon hot sauce, such as Texas Pete or Tabasco<p>2 scallions, minced (white …

12 Decorating Ideas for Tricky Room Corners

(Image credit: Claire Bock)<p>We tend to ignore the corners in our homes. They are weird in-between places that don’t have an automatic solution, and …

Rena's Global Eclectic San Francisco Apartment

(Image credit: Stephanie Strickland)<p>Today's tour is the second in a collaborative series curated by Jeanine Hays and Bryan Mason of Aphrochic for …

10 of our Best Bathroom Makeover Project Posts

Do you, like me, have a "before" bathroom and dream of an "after?" These projects we've rounded up give hope to all of us, whether our makeover …

This Woman Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Fitness Goals

<i>Here, an object lesson in how every journey is taken one step at a time.</i><p><b>October 2010</b> I signed up for a half marathon to raise money for the Leukemia …

The Relationship Advice You <i>Haven't</i> Heard

Comedian Steve Harvey reveals the right time to introduce sex toys when fooling around with your partner. Authors and married couple Greg Behrendt …

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8 Invisible Signs You're Totally Fried

Even though you're not obviously melting down, your burnt-out body and brain are waving the white flag.<p>You've got a minor yet noticeable cut that …

15 Incredible Women on How They Landed Their Dream Jobs

From Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts to a doctor who went to med school in her 50s, these inspirational women share career (and life) …

5 Things New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Knows For Sure

<b>1. Every girl needs girlfriends.</b><p>I always make time to kick off my shoes and let my hair down with girlfriends. I count on them to keep me centered …

You'll Want to Wear These Colorful Shoes Everywhere

4 Mysteries That Shape Every Thinking Woman's Life

The great thing about unanswerable questions is that, being unanswerable, there are no right or wrong ways to respond to them. How each of us chooses …

8 Travel-Sized Toiletries ELLE Editors Never Vacation Without

You don't have to check a bag to keep up with your beauty routine on vacation. Travel smart with ELLE's favorite TSA-approved minis. Our editors discuss a solid solution to toiletry spills, how to "revive limp plane hair," and the genius trick to refreshen that "slightly grimy" southbound feeling. …

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10 ELLE Editors Discuss Their Favorite Drugstore Makeup and Beauty Products

Cheap and chic.<p>American drugstore beauty products are so exceptional that even super discerning French style insiders shop the aisles before heading home. For ELLE editors, drugstore beauty essentials are also celebrity favorites—from a lip favorite that came courtesy of Kerry Washington to a …

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