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15 Ways to Get Rid of Negative Energy in Your Home

Because nothing is worse than feeling bummed out in your own house.<p>Everyone experiences gloomy Sunday afternoon feelings from time to time. But if your home feels like it's been in a constant state of the blues, it's time to banish those negative, sad and downright depressing vibes that can have a …

Photography Tips

Ways to save on travel to five popular U.S. destinations this summer: Tips for Chicago, NYC, Florida and more

The Canadian dollar is still down, but you’re determined to take a holiday to one of the more popular U.S. destinations this summer. It’s not easy, …

Inside Amazon’s Evolving Ecommerce Media Practice

At Amazon Media Group (AMG), sometimes the objective <i>isn’t</i> to sell advertisers more ads.<p>AMG has a lesser-known service – ecommerce marketing – where …

Tata: India’s Industrial Giant

In February 2014 Prime Minister David Cameron opened a major new Jaguar Land Rover engine plant in the West Midlands, describing it as ‘a great story …

Costa Rica’s ‘Land of the Strays’ is a canine paradise where nearly 1,000 dogs roam free

Costa Rica offers more than just pristine beaches and stunning surf—the tropical country is also home to a dog and dog lovers’ paradise filled with …

Death By Food: The Complete History of Monsanto, “The World’s Most Evil Corporation”

The Complete History of Monsanto, “The World’s Most Evil Corporation”<p><i>This blog is loaded with the latest on this topic within the realm of global</i> …

100 Titles That Should Be on Every Leader's Reading Bucket List | Inc.com

Read 365 books this year, advises one CEO. Or at least get through 100, suggests another. Experts might not agree on an exact number to aim for, but ask just about any super accomplished person--from Bill Gates to Warren Buffett--for the secret of his or her success, and most will mention …

Self-improvement

Vogue’s Ultimate Wedding Planner Master List

When it comes to throwing a dream wedding, there is hardly enough that can be said about hiring a capable planner. Whimsically calligraphed wedding invitations (and tracking those pesky RSVPs), meticulously styled tablescapes engineered down to the last dessert spoon, a sparkler-filled send-off …

Destinations that are so magical, they hardly seem real

These seven dreamy destinations make you feel like you’ve stepped straight into a magical fairy tale world.<p>Where to go to escape the stresses of life, the bustle of the workweek and the noise of traffic? To find out, we turned to question-and-answer site Quora, where users have been sharing their …

European Travel

Bookmark These Websites and You'll Get Rich Easily

You want to get rich and you are tired of reading through websites that are offering you stale practices of becoming successful? Do not get …

Personal Finance

10 Ways to Beat Procrastination

Is there something in your life that you’ve been putting off?<p>Maybe you’re “planning” to start a big project next month. Perhaps you keep saying …

The 10 most exciting countries to visit next year, according to Lonely Planet

The travel company's staff and community have trawled planet Earth looking for the most vibrant, exciting, and far-off destinations you should add to your itinerary next year.<p>The United States and Fiji made the list, as well as Australia, where the weak Australian dollar has assisted the country's …

Loneliness

Five questions about the WHO’s cancer-causing meat announcement answered

Bacon causes cancer and a New York strip steak probably does too. On Monday, the World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer announced that processed meat is carcinogenic and that red meat, including beef, veal, pork and lamb, probably causes cancer. The announcement has …

Cancer

DIY 101 Mason Jar Decor Ideas

Mason jars are one of the loveliest and cheapest craft supplies ever and the projects you can try out with them are infinite. You can buy a mason jar …

SILICON ALLEY 100: Meet the most inspiring and influential people in New York tech right now

We looked at who's done cool, inspiring, and amazing things in the past year, including companies that have been acquired or gone public, promising new startups, top VCs, and anything shaking up the industry. We ranked our list based on who has done the coolest stuff this year. Getting acquired or …

Startups

World's best islands

See the top-ranked isles that span the seas, from a well-kept secret in the Philippines to the electric blue waters of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

Great Barrier Reef

INFOGRAPHIC: Media Consolidation: The Illusion of Choice

on 16 January, 2013 at 2:55 am<p><b>Just six companies control 90% of what you read, watch, and listen to.</b><p>It seems like in today’s world there are fewer …

How I built a seven-figure business without employees

There is a lot to be said for those rare few that possess the ability to create huge companies with hundreds or thousands of employees that are all just ecstatic to be at work. It is exceptionally difficult and equally as impressive, which is why they end up taking up space on the front page of a …

Small Business

Warren Buffett, Oprah Winfrey, Mark Zuckerberg, And Other Top CEOs Name Their Favorite Books

Berkshire-Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett: "The Intelligent Investor" by Benjamin Graham<p>Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates: "Business Adventures: Twelve …

Oprah Winfrey

The 11 Most Zen Places On The Planet

More than just vacation destinations, some places have long been revered for their natural beauty and spiritual power. Whether sparkling lake, clear-blue ocean or majestic mountain, these spots will help you find your inner om.<p><b>Mount Kailash, Tibet. View Panoramic.</b><p>This mountain in western Tibet is a …

Panoramic Photography

Soaking in a unique bath culture

The alchemy behind Bhutan’s hot stone baths draws on both Indian Ayurvedic practices and the traditional medicine of 7th-century Tibet.<p>I was standing in the psychiatric ward of Thimpu’s National Institute of Traditional Medicine, where patients with mental conditions are sent after answering a few …

Bhutan

Habits Successful People Live By And How To Steal Them

Hundreds of articles talk about morning habits, day to night habits, weekend habits, and financial habits of powerful, influential people. They’re …

The 13 Most Underrated Places in Canada

As the world's second largest country, there are countless places to visit in Canada, many of which are widely overlooked. While metropolitan cities …

How to Raise $2 Million in 3 Days (for Something You Really Care About) | Inc.com

A while back, I wrote about a super-popular photographer named Brandon Stanton, after his project, Humans of New York, got nearly 1 million Facebook likes. That number seems almost quaint today, since he now has more than 14 million followers. He’s added 2 million more since January alone.<p>It’s an …

New York City

Rumble Changing Its Video Platform in Ways YouTube Can’t

A Toronto-based startup that seeks to disrupt the video platform space finds success in doing what most other video platforms can’t.<p>Rumble is a …

AdTech

A Maldives you can actually afford

Thanks to recent changes in the local tourism laws, travellers can now experience the legendary beauty and gracious culture of the Indian Ocean islands for less.<p>I was on the beach, wiggling my toes in fluffy white sand, when a smiling woman brought me a <i>kurrun’baa</i> to drink. I hadn’t requested the …

Islamic Law