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How One Woman Gets Paid to Travel the World Staying in Luxury Homes

Imagine spending your days traipsing around the globe, staying in some of the most high-end luxury homes, sipping on cocktails by their private …

How the Concierge Endures in an Internet World

Michael Polovich is not one to skimp on research. An assistant attorney general for Tennessee, he applies the same level of meticulousness to leisurely excursions as he does to his casework. So when he and his girlfriend took a trip to Charleston, S.C., this past summer, he had assembled a robust …

Hospitality

Making The Most Out of Your Credit Card’s Concierge

One of the rather celebrated benefits of holding a premium credit card is the ability to access a concierge at all times. Through the Platinum Card …

9 of the most lavish billionaire, royal, and celebrity weddings in history

We consulted Forbes, who recently reported on the most expensive and extravagant weddings of all time, from celebrities to business billionaires and socialites.<p>While a study by The Knot in 2006 showed that the average cost of a wedding in the US is now $35,329 (£28,206), the couples on the Forbes …

Weddings

This Is the New Rolls-Royce SUV, Way Before You’re Supposed to See It

It’s been known for quite some time Rolls-Royce would be venturing into the SUV market by 2018. But in all honesty, Rolls’ cars are big enough that …

Will Quintessentially One be the world's most luxurious cruise ship?

Members of Quintessentially pay from £15,000 a year to avail of its concierge service and members-only benefits; from 2019 they will also be given exclusive access to Quintessentially One - a new cruise ship that is set to be one of the most exclusive and luxurious to ever sail.<p>Costing some £250 …

Luxury Travel

The 10 Most Expensive Handbag Brands in the World

Home » Luxury Lists » The 10 Most Expensive Handbag Brands in the World<p>Handbags, purses, clutches, totes, or whatever you may call them, these …

Louis Vuitton

A Newly Renovated Home in a Star-Studded London Spot

Cumberland Terrace, a Grade 1-listed collection of townhouses, facing Regent’s Park<p>Listing of the Day<p><b>Location:</b> Cumberland Terrace, Regent’s Park, …

England

Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Members-Only Clubs

Robb Report<p>Motors<p>Aviation<br>• Cars<br>• Marine<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Car of the Month<p>Travel<p>Destinations<br>• Hotels<br>• Resorts<br>• Spas<p>Style<p>Men’s Fashion<br>• Footwear<br>• Jewelry<br>• Watch …

How to Strike a Perfect Balance Between Work And Personal Life

If you're finding difficulty in attaining the work-life balance, you are not alone. It turns out to be a huge challenge to prioritize between personal and professional life.<p>People work long hours at the expense of high-stress level and degrading personal health.<p>The question arises:<p>What's the use of …

How to push yourself through a really hard workout

Regardless of how often you hit the gym, sometimes getting through that 20th burpee feels like torture. Ditto a 30-second plank on a Megaformer, or …

A walk a day keeps your memory from going away

Hearing about the benefits of exercise can get old. Sure, physical activity is good for the bones, brain and heart – and may even help ward off cancer. But it's tough to stay motivated if you're too busy, hate gyms or have a bum knee.<p>If you're in that boat, this could be the jolt that gets you …

Pokemon Go's mental health benefits are real

Dr. John Grohol is an expert in technology's impact on human behavior and mental health, and for the past 20 years he's studied how people operate online. He's the founder of mental health network <i>Psych Central</i>, and he knows all about the latest tools aimed at helping people deal with anxiety, …

DASH, Mediterranean named best diets for overall health

U.S. News & World Report gives the top spot to two diets rich in vegetables, whole grains and other healthy foods.<p>For the eighth straight year, U.S. …

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig most reliable for weight loss, study says

Dieters looking to maximize their chances for long-term weight loss should consider trying Jenny Craig or Weight Watchers, according to a new review of clinical trials.<p>People who used the Jenny Craig program lost 4.9% more weight after one year than their counterparts, who only got dieting …

Weight Loss

Cabbage Soup Diet Guidelines For Quick Weight Loss

The cabbage soup diet guidelines below will help you lose weight quickly and will help detoxify your system. In this diet you can eat all the soup …

5 Ways to Turn Food Into Muscle, Not Fat

Boost Insulin Sensitivity to Get Lean and Build Muscle<p>Here's what you need to know...<p>Insulin sensitivity is crucial. If your muscle mass is not …

Easy-to-Make High-Protein Breakfast Recipes

Now you can happily hit snooze knowing that there’s a delicious, muscle-building meal already waiting for you in the kitchen. Just choose one of the following 5 high-protein recipes to make on Sunday night, and you’ll have breakfast ready to go for the rest of the week.<p><b>Cranberry Nut Oatmeal</b><br>5 scoops …

What Fills You Up? Don't Let Hunger Sabotage Your Diet

Hunger sabotages diets. Many dieters know what to do, but they can't stick to their diets because they feel too hungry. If you eat too much of anything, you'll feel full. But which foods can fill you up without overeating? If you can answer that question, you can master your cravings.<p>I'll briefly …

3 Ways to Control Insulin and Get Jacked

How to Make Insulin Work For You, Not Against You<p>Here's what you need to know...<p>Insulin is an anabolic hormone. Some people think that it only causes …

10 Supplements You Didn't Know Could Burn Fat

Muscle & Fitness Editors for Men’s FitnessBurn ItThese 10 supplements can help you torch fat.

Muscle

US obesity report reveals drastic health inequality between genders and ethnicities

Last week’s US obesity report from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) showed little reward for the health community’s efforts to encourage Americans towards better eating habits and lower weights.<p>Nationwide, adult obesity was up from 30% in 2003 to 38% in 2014, with the rate …

York University

The overlooked reason why so many people fail at losing weight

Sure, some people will lose weight, but of those who do, most will gain it back. And studies show that the greater the weight loss, the greater the chance of not keeping it off.<p>The question is, why? Why do people fail so often at losing weight and keeping it off?<p>A national survey of over 1,000 …

Fitness

What Your Workout Says About You

People who go to the gym spend on junk food; CrossFit fans splurge on workout clothes; and cycling class fanatics travel<p>People who work out at traditional gyms spend more of their budgets at big-box stores and on fast food than other exercise buffs. CrossFit members are do-it-yourselfers with a …

Workouts

Scientists made an online calculator that tells you your 'fitness age,' and you can try it right now

But if you exercise pretty frequently and eat right, then you might be a lot younger than you think — at least as far as something called your "fitness age" is concerned.<p>The "fitness-age calculator," which determines your fitness age based on how physically fit you are — rather than how many years …

11 things to do in your 20s to become a millionaire by 30

"In a free-market economy, anyone can make as much money as they want," emphasizes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who has also studied over 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people. That applies to 20-somethings.<p>To help you reach the seven-figure mark by 30, we rounded up 11 pieces of advice …

Self-improvement

How breakfast became known as 'the most important meal of the day'

What you may not know is the origin of this ode to breakfast: a 1944 marketing campaign launched by Grape Nuts manufacturer General Foods to sell more cereal.<p>During the campaign, which marketers named "Eat a Good Breakfast—Do a Better Job", grocery stores handed out pamphlets that promoted the …

19 Simple Ways to Stay Motivated That Actually Work | Inc.com

In today's competitive work environment, our greatest untapped resource may be our own motivation.<p>But what happens when you can't find your motivation or you can't stay motivated long enough to finish a project or even keep up with daily tasks? You need find your motivation--but where?<p>You find it …

Motivation

Six Habits Of People Who Make Friends Easily

The secret to making new friends is as simple as being open to it. Here are things you can do to fill your calendar.<p>Friendships are more beneficial than just sharing laughs over a cup of coffee. A lack of strong relationships increases your risk of premature death from all causes by 50%, according …