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Intuition Is The Highest Form Of Intelligence

Intuition, argues Gerd Gigerenzer, a director at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, is less about suddenly “knowing” the right answer and more about instinctively understanding what information is unimportant and can thus be discarded.<p>Gigerenzer, author of the book <i>Gut Feelings: The</i> …

21 Best Beaches in the World

Travel<p>Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents …

Beaches

The 17 Best Places to Travel in 2017

From Africa and Asia's hottest beachfronts to the most underrated U.S. cities.<p>In 2017, you're going to need your passport—and your sense of adventure. Our top destinations to visit this year will have you heading out on safari, exploring historic Eastern Europe and South America, tapping into …

Full time nomadic travel photographers reveal their favourite places in the world to capture

Elia and Naomi Locardi have spent the last seven years traveling and capturing images in some of the most beautiful cities and countries around the world. In 2012, the couple from the United States became completely location independent, selling their possessions and setting out to travel and …

Bucket List Hotels | 5 Incredible Luxury Hotels That Should Be on Your List

<b>Like most people, I get very excited about the thought of staying at a luxury hotel, particularly in a destination that I see on Instagram feeds</b> …

12 Great Places to Go in 2017—and How to Do Them on a Budget

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

Don’t forget your camera!<p>Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week—who are we to limit you) staring …

The 7 Bluest Waters in the World, and Where to Find Them

There’s nothing like an idyllic beach screensaver to ignite your wanderlust. The water is so blue it’s hard to imagine somewhere <i>that</i> beautiful …

8 expert tips to write emails people won't ignore

How long should you make your thank-you note to the person who met you for an informational interview? How do you reply to your team telling them that their project isn't quite up to snuff without making them cry?<p>Enter "Unsubscribe: How to Kill Email Anxiety, Avoid Distractions, and Get Real Work …

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Here’s how the Fed’s rate hike will affect your credit card interest payments

<b>Shot of a customer paying for their order with a credit card machine in a cafe (Getty/PeopleImages)</b><p>Donald Trump’s victory pratically assures that borrowing costs will rise faster than previously expected<p>Angelo Young<p>December 13, 2016 11:00am (UTC)<p>U.S. monetary policymakers are widely expected on …

Sparkling starscapes caught on camera

<b>Hundreds of stars appear to spin in the sky above Mount Bromo - an active volcano in East Java, Indonesia.</b><p>This time-lapse composite photo was taken by Malaysian photographer Grey Chow - who has captured stunning night-time images across South East Asia.<p>This image, of an abandoned boat underneath …

Magical Photos of Winter in Finland Under the Northern Lights

Born and based in beautiful Lapland, Finland, nature photographer Tiina Törmänen is never short on inspiration. A real-life winter wonderland, the Finnish Lapland is renowned for its sparkling, snowy landscapes lit by starry skies and the spectacular Northern Lights. Törmänen captures this seasonal …

I Spent 5 Months Shooting A Time Lapse Video While Exploring The Canadian Rocky Mountains

About half a year ago I posted on here, about exploring my new home through my photography. This summer I’ve been exploring more than ever, and I …

50 places to travel to in 2017

While it may be hard to believe, 2016 is coming to a close, meaning that it's time to look ahead to 2017.<p>Whether you consider yourself a tourist, a traveler, or a weekend warrior, one thing is universal: you travel to see and experience new things.<p>To help you do this, we've put together the …

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The Most Expensive Homes for Sale in Every State

Hey, we can dream of owning one of these, right?<p>Tight on space? These ultra-lux home listings from Zillow are sure to get you dreaming about more square footage and everything you can do with it.

Real Estate

The European restaurants that need to be on your bucket list

Sometimes there is more to a restaurant than the food. Whilst the the real test is in the taste, the entire experience is important – and some of the …

Food & Dining

16+ of the world’s most amazing waterfalls

<i>Editor’s note: These spots are all taken directly from travelstoke®, a new app from Matador that connects you with fellow travelers and locals, and</i> …

The Most Effective Negotiation Trick According to a Former FBI Negotiator

When you’re negotiating, the more information you have on the issue the better. This simple trick makes the other person feel heard and earns you …

Boost memory and remember more with these hacks

When Dr. Julia Shaw talks about hacking memory - she’s not talking about stealing our information. In fact, the scientist, psychologist and senior …

Hacking

Record Supermoon and 9 More Can't-Miss Sky Events in November

Starstruck<p>Get ready to see lunar pairings, meteor showers, and more this month.<p>The coming month brings the roaring lion of meteor displays, dazzling planets, and plenty more reasons to look up at the night sky. You’ll even have the chance to catch the most impressive supermoon in nearly seven …

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The man who accurately predicted 5 market crashes was proved right 3 times again

Jadeja noted at the time that "past performance does not guarantee future certainty."<p>Still, Business Insider decided to check whether his predictions came true. The results were interesting. The falls in the Dow and oil were enough to lose people quite a bit of money if they were unprepared.<p>Jadeja …

6 Phrases You'll Always Hear From Confident Leaders

The best bosses use these words and short phrases to motivate and encourage their teams.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Whether you've just started training your first hire or you've been managing scores of people for …

Mortgage lenders get more extensive debt access

Applying for a home loan? You may want to consider paying off your credit card bill first.<p>Thanks to a recent change by major credit rating agencies, …

Brand Colors: What They Say About You (Emotional Branding)

Ever walk into a store and feel serene? I get that sensation at Z Gallerie.<p>Branding is such an important aspect on how customers perceive (and …

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share91<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 445<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

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Breathtaking Starry Skies of New Zealand

New Zealand can be the scene of absolutely fantastic situations on an astronomic plan. The astrophotographs Jake and Jo Scott-Gardner indeed wander …