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Canadian Firm Gives Tesla A Run For Its Money

When you hear about energy storage and rechargeable batteries, you might think of the leaders in the space -- Tesla, Panasonic, and Samsung. …

The Only Three Networking Emails You Need To Know How To Write

“Hi, you may not remember me, but . . . ” is a lame way to reintroduce yourself. Try this instead.<p>I’m all about being up front when you network. It’s helpful to be honest about why you’re reaching out (for example, you’re going through a job search or moving to a new city). It can combat nerves and …

LeEco Wants To Take On Apple, Google, Tesla, Amazon, and Samsung

LeEco may not be well known in the U.S, but the Chinese technology company’s ambitious CEO Jia Yueting is on a quest to make it a household …

How I'd Invest $500 Today

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Trading commissions have plunged over the past few decades, making it cost-effective to buy or sell individual stocks even if you don't havethousands of dollars to invest. Knowing that, we asked a team of Foolish contributors to share a stock they think is a great buy …

Investing

HugeDomains.com - Aasce.com is for sale (Aasce)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Tourism

What’s the difference between weight loss and fat loss?

Ditching the layer of fat covering your six pack means you’re cutting calories and increasing your burn. But seeing the scale flash three pounds less …

Fitness

7 Stocks to Buy in May

IMAGE SOURCE: GOTCREDIT ON FLICKR CREATIVE COMMONS.<p>"Sell in May and go away" is awell-known adage on Wall Street. Those who follow the saying believe that the summer months are a bad time to own stocks so they attempt to time the market by selling out of their stocks in May and getting back in …

Investing

Keep Your Money Momentum Going

Keep your personal finance momentum going.<p>This is Day 30 of the #MONEY30, a month-long bootcamp for personal finance novices. You can read more about …

3tags.org

The 22 Most Beautiful Places In The World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to …

10 tips that will help you score an 'All-Star' rating on LinkedIn

If you only have a LinkedIn profile because you’re supposed to have one, get ready to have your world turned upside down. OK, maybe not turned upside …

The very best patents applied for this week

Finding space for your hand baggage on an airplane is a frustrating experience. This is particularly true when the space reserved for you is already occupied by someone else’s luggage, forcing you to look for empty space elsewhere. It’s the same situation when you have more baggage than you can fit …

Luggage

14 of the most affordable places for Americans to retire outside the US

The prospect of living comfortably for less and seeing more of the world pushes many to consider becoming expats, yielding some unexpected (and welcome) benefits.<p>There are, of course, several key factors to consider before making the move abroad, including language, safety, and contact with loved …

How Islam Created Europe

In late antiquity, the religion split the Mediterranean world in two. Now it is remaking the Continent.<p>Europe was essentially defined by Islam. And Islam is redefining it now.<p>For centuries in early and middle antiquity, <i>Europe</i> meant the world surrounding the Mediterranean, or <i>Mare Nostrum</i> (“Our …

12 everyday stretches to stay flexible and fit at any age

To boil it down, we turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York University and the author of "Age Defying Fitness." She took us through the best basic stretches that work for practically everyone.<p>Use these illustrations as your guide and try some of the stretches that'll …

Yoga

These are the apps Apple thinks you should use to manage your money

ETFs (exchange traded funds) in particular, are changing the way many young people are investing in the market. In the past 10 years, ETFs, which usually have lower costs than mutual funds, have gone from $230 billion in assets to around $4 trillion in early 2016. And many startups are trying to …

22 MBA programs where graduates earn more than $110,000 right out of school

Business Insider recently released its sixth annual list of the best business schools in the world, and this year graduates' starting salaries were a crucial component of our ranking. Among the top-50 schools, there were 22 programs where students went on to earn an average base salary — before any …

College & University

A Luxury Experience You Just Can't Miss At London's Corinthia Hotel

It’s easy to be overwhelmed about where to stay in London. The city has over 120,000 hotels that boast of everything from views of the Thames River to afternoon tea that rivals a royal affair. So, when I found myself at Corinthia Hotel in a jaw-dropping suite, shielded from a gloomy London day, I …

Hospitality

25 fun, affordable places to retire around the world

Retirement means more than golf and gardening for an increasing number of Americans looking for fun outdoor activities, international adventures and cutting-edge cuisine later in life.<p>And while there are countries, cities and states that offer more affordability for retirees, the best place to …

25 of the Biggest (And Grossest) Cleaning Mistakes You're Making

You've got the tools, but it's all about how you use them.<p>You've got the tools, but it's all about how you use them.

Does The 7 Minute Workout work?

Me doing The 7-Minute Workout in Business Insider's office.Business Insider/Erin Brodwin<p>When we first heard about The 7-Minute Workout, an app that promises to grant you the benefits of a sweaty bike ride and a trip to the gym in just a few minutes, we thought it was all hype.<p>But as it turns out, …

10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

To find out where the rich travel when they go to the European nation, RoutePerfect.com has shared data for the most popular Italian destinations booked by wealthy travellers on a luxury budget, who spend an average of £13,900 ($20,000) on their overall trip.<p>The ranking is based on over 150,000 …

Airline passenger captures incredible picture of Alaskan volcano erupting

Imagine being up close and personal with an erupting volcano!<p>Airline passengers were transfixed by the awe-inspiring sight when the pilot flew closer to the erupting Alaskan volcano so they could get a better look.<p>Colt Snapp was on a Penair flight from Dutch Harbor to Anchorage in Alaska on …

10 tips for writing emails people will respond to

They ignored you. (Again).<p>So, um, yeah, you check your nails, and, uh, hope that nobody will notice.<p>It doesn't have to be this way.<p>Most people get blown off because their emails are a bit rough, maybe try to say too much, and seem like, <b>whoa</b>, a lot of effort to read.<p>And that's because most email …

Resource Travel’s Top 10 Travel Photos of the Week

<i>Editor’s Note – Michael Bonocore is the Editor in Chief for Resource Travel, a new division of Resource Magazine. Resource Travel is dedicated to</i> …