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Revealed: The surprising destinations with the best value hotels – according to price per square metre

There are plenty of ways to measure the value of a hotel, but if you’re looking simply at size, Prague comes out on top within Europe and the Balinese resort of Kuta wins overall.<p>That’s according to new research into the cost-per-square-metre of hotels (3&4-star only) in the most popular …

Hospitality

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Tom Brady uses brain exercises designed for people with brain impairments to improve his function and it blew away the scientists who created them

At age 40, Tom Brady looks for any competitive edge he can get.<p>In his book, "The TB12 Method," Brady outlined his extensive beliefs in pliability, flexibility, and diet to prolong his career.<p>According to ESPN's Tom Junod and Seth Wickersham, Brady also uses brain exercises to improve his cognitive …

To Build Connection on Your Team, Skip Icebreakers and Talk About Photography

Imagine looking at a photo of a single shoe on the sidewalk, or two people embracing, or a person walking alone into a cemetery. All these images instantly ignite emotions and associations — without a written or spoken word. And because the reaction is physiological, it happens in seconds.<p>As a …

Management

How To Use Apple Cider Vinegar As Medicine

Apple cider vinegar is one of the best homemade natural remedies. It helps with digestion, blood flow, sore throat and many more. It was also found …

Try this powerful psychology trick to break yourself from negative thought cycles

Do you criticize yourself? Do you ever think you’re not good enough? Most people self-talk, however when that self-talk becomes negative, it can …

A delicious Indian berry contains a crucial ingredient for creating cheap solar cells

A species of berries indigenous to south Asia may have what it takes to make solar panels far less expensive than they are now. It may even provide a lasting solution to India’s chronic power shortage.<p>A group of researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, have found that a …

Clean Energy

The Power Of Herbs - Full Herbal Medicine Documentary

This New Graphene-Based Electrode Could Boost Solar Storage by 3,000%

Hello, future.<p>Drawing inspiration from the plant world, researchers have invented a new electrode that could boost our current solar energy storage …

Meet the Social Entrepreneurs of the year 2017

Hilde Schwab, Chairperson and Co-Founder, Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship<p>I am thrilled to announce the Schwab Foundation’s 2017 Social …

Electrek green energy brief: Exxon CEO hid climate change talks, 50,000 battery systems in Germany, ¢6.3/kWh solar+storage, more

Exxon CEO hid climate change communications from legal probe – First off, #exxonknew and they continued to pay third parties to lie to the public about the effect of CO2 on climate change. And they know the bell will soon toll – the question is how long can they hold off the wolves of public …

Bankrupt City of Rome Needs $500 Million for Historic Sites, Seeks Private Investors

Art World<p>The ancient city is in desperate need of restoration.<p>,<p>The city of Rome has issued a public plea to the tune of €500 million for essential …

Italy

10 Books Every Leader Should Read to Be Successful

Reading is the only proven shortcut to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.</i><p>One of the best ways …

52 Movies That Are So Clever They'll Have You Thinking For Days

All these films will stay with you long after they've finished playing.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Paramount Pictures

Clean Eating Dessert Recipes

Who says desserts can't be healthy? By utilizing ingredients like fresh fruit, dark chocolate, and dairy, you can create clean eating desserts that …

Followers Don’t See Their Leaders as Real People

Great leaders, especially in large organizations, aren’t really people. They’re mental images.<p>They may be flesh and blood to the senior team and the assistants in the C-suite, but to people in outer orbits, from operational departments to business units, they are imaginary constructs. Employees …

Leadership

Win the Day With Tim Ferriss's Morning Routine

Here's how the best-selling author and serial entrepreneur starts things right.<p>"If you win the morning, you win the day -- or at least, so it has been said," says author and entrepreneur Tim Ferriss. And he has a routine designed to set him up for success. In this video, Ferriss explains what he …

33 startups to watch in 2017, according to VC investors

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>So we reached out to a handful of top VCs and asked them which young or growth-stage startups will boom in 2017.<p>We asked them to particularly focus on …

This is the Excel trick that will change everything about how you work with data

Don't waste time testing different values individually in Excel. Use a data table to show the results for many different possible scenarios at once.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Twitter

3tags.org

Climate change is a huge opportunity: Bertrand Piccard on fairytale flights and Earth's future

On July 26, 2016 at 4:05am, a plane touched down at Al Bateen Executive Airport in Abu Dhabi. It came in slowly, nudging 50kph as its insect-like …

These Solar Panels Generate Clean Drinking Water

Your future house will have solar panels; that you knew. But you might not have guessed that your future house may also have different panels that …

Solar Panels

Lessons From The Greats: How Tesla And Under Armour Can Help You Build Your Startup

Innovation is the heart of any startup and gives it life. It comes in two forms: product innovation and creative design to interface with the market. Product innovation happens when you invent a new product for an existing market like Tesla, or reinvent an existing product like Under Armour. But no …

Under Armour

Here's how much of the world would need to be covered in wind turbines to power the planet

Though the US invested $14.5 billion in wind-power projects last year, wind farms still provide just 4% of the nation's electricity, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). Globally, that percentage is about the same — teven hough researchers estimate that non-urban wind farms …

I Got a $600 Brain 'Reboot' and It Changed My World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus, and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health, and help you detox from alcohol and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely—so I thought I'd see for myself.<p>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.<p>It's good to be skeptical …

Overdosing on VC: Lessons from 71 IPOs

Eric Paley Contributor<p>Eric Paley is a managing partner at Founder Collective.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>When venture capital becomes vanity capital<br>• The plague of rationalization<p>Joseph Flaherty Contributor<p>Joe Flaherty is director of Content & Community at Founder Collective.<p>More posts by this …

Breakout Labs backs 4 startups that are “reprogramming nature”

A venture fund that backs very early-stage advanced tech and science startups, Breakout Labs, has invested in 4 new deals, according to founder and Managing Partner Lindy Fishburne.<p>The fund, which is part of the Thiel Foundation, typically invests $350,000 in each startup, with no strings attached. …

New Wind Turbines Could Power Japan for 50 Years After a Single Typhoon

Typhoons are generally associated with mass destruction, but a Japanese engineer has developed a wind turbine that can harness the tremendous power …

25 Easy (and Free) Things You Can Do Today to Shake Up Your Life | Inc.com

When you're stuck in a rut, it often feels like you need a big change--a new job, a globetrotting dream vacation, a wildly different, way healthier, lifestyle.<p>But the problem with big changes is that they're usually terrifying. And expensive. And difficult. So you end up just sitting there in your …

The ultimate strength-building MMA workout

In mixed martial arts, explosiveness can mean the difference between delivering a knockout blow or merely making your opponent angrier. Harnessing …