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No woman has had a bigger impact on world history than Marie Curie, poll finds

Marie Curie has had the most significant impact on world history, according to a BBC poll of women who changed the world.<p>The pioneering scientist was voted in at number one, higher than Margaret Thatcher, Emmeline Pankhurst and the Virgin Mary, according to a reader poll conducted by BBC History …

Nobel Prize

This 29-year-old digital nomad is making millions while traveling the US in his van

When Jack Mann's alarm clock goes off in the morning, you won't find him knotting his tie and rushing out of the house to the subway. He'll be …

Digital Nomads

How the rise of genderless shopping is transforming the fashion industry

When you go into most clothing stores, the chances are you’ll have two options: to browse the male section, or the female section.<p>Things are …

Gender-Neutral

How to maintain a predominantly white workplace

The many advantages of diverse, inclusive, and equitable organizations have been documented everywhere from the halls of Harvard Business School to the offices of McKinsey. There’s no shortage of research on the importance of a diverse workplace.<p>Ignore it.<p>Follow this 10-step guide, and despite the …

The Workplace

This custom camper van can sleep a family of 6

#VanLife goals made into reality<p>The popularity of Class B camper vans has resulted in a plethora of innovative designs; we’ve seen luxury vans, affordable conversions, and everything in between. But one ubiquitous problem becomes clear when you take even a cursory glance at the camper world: Where …

Tiny expandable camper costs just $4,500

The wheel-less camper box sits on your hitch<p>Small campers have been in the spotlight the past few years, with manufacturers trying to fit as many bells and whistles into increasingly tiny trailers. But a recently launched company called Hitch Hotel aims to simplify all that and give you just the …

A Well-Traveled Couple Launch a Line of Sleek Homes on Wheels

The husband-and-wife duo behind Living Vehicle tell us the story behind the off-grid, mobile home that is shaking up the industry.<p>Santa Barbara, California–based architect Matthew Hofmann and his wife and business partner Joanna have been embracing the nomadic life for the past few years, residing …

RVs

Nissan takes camper vans fully electric with new e-NV200 pop-top

Nissan announced the first deliveries of its new extended-range 40-kWh e-NV200 van in Madrid, the same day it showed the new camper vans. It would …

Research: When Managers Are Overworked, They Treat Employees Less Fairly

Fair managers can reap big dividends. Extensive research finds that employees who feel fairly treated are better performers, helpful to colleagues, more committed to their workgroups and the organization, and less likely to steal or be rude to others.<p>Yet, all too often, employees find themselves …

Go-anywhere luxury camper can stay off the grid for weeks

Calling all adventure-minded millionaires<p>Downsizing into a smaller space or camper may mean making sacrifices—no, you can’t bring that extra-large couch—but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a bit of luxury. And the king of luxury in the go-anywhere 4x4 market is Colorado-based EarthRoamer. <i>Love</i> …

From lewd comments to upskirting: female teachers speak out about sexual harassment

Shocking accounts of abuse describe an epidemic that schools are failing to take seriously – and it’s not just male pupils who are a problem<p>For Maya, sexual harassment started in the very first week on the job. A newly qualified teacher, she had been hired by a prestigious London state secondary …

Sexual Harassment

The Different Words We Use to Describe Male and Female Leaders

We like to think of ourselves as unbiased and objective in our employment decisions, but with two equal candidates, who are you going to promote? Someone who is described in their performance evaluations as analytical or someone who is described as compassionate? On the other end of the employment …

Cate Blanchett leads 82-woman Cannes red carpet '#metoo' protest

Cate Blanchett led female stars in an unprecedented red-carpet protest at the Cannes Film Festival last night to demand equal pay and an end to sexual harassment.<p>Salma Hayek and Kristen Stewart were also among 82 actresses, female producers and directors who marched arm in arm to demand equality …

Black lawmakers are impatient with tech’s lack of diversity and are threatening regulation to force the issue

Congresswoman Maxine Waters said, “I’m not urging, I’m not encouraging, I’m about to hit some people across the head with a hammer.”<p>Leading black lawmakers are growing impatient with tech’s largely unfulfilled promises to improve employee diversity.<p>Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., made the strongest …

Silicon Valley

An RV Road Trip Inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe

Born in 1887, Georgia O’Keeffe lived in the age of the depression and the two world wars. Born in Wisconsin, and then art schooled in Chicago, New …

Art

Double-decker motorhome hotel chases surf and sleeps you next to the beach

What's more appealing: a relaxing vacation in an air conditioned oceanfront condo or an adventurous camper van trip chasing waves along the coast? …

RVs

Saudi Aramco appoints first woman to board

World’s most profitable company recruits US oil executive Lynn Laverty Elsenhans in milestone move for Saudi Arabia<p>Saudi Aramco, the world’s most profitable company, has appointed a woman to its board, in a milestone move for Saudi Arabia, where only one-fifth of women work and there are very few …

Profit

How to Empty a Propane Tank - A Safe Guide for Rvers

Propane is a widely used heating and energy source. It is convenient to use it when you are mobile such as traveling somewhere, camping in the wild, …

RVs

Five amazing Scottish destinations to visit in a campervan

From John o' Groats to Glen Nevis, our little country has lots to offer – and motorhome experts Roseisle can help get you on the road.<p>THE NIGHTS are …

Glampervan multi-use camper van doubles as a mobile office and observation deck

It may be called "Glampervan," but this San Francisco company doesn't build the most luxurious camper van out there. Its Promaster MUV (multi-use …

Light, smart on/off-road teardrop trailer is as cute as a Bean

A compact camping trailer with the timeless teardrop shape and smart features for a new generation of camping enthusiast, the Bean Trailer is a …

Off-roading

GDPR and the End of the Internet’s Grand Bargain

In May the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect, two years after passage by the European Parliament. This radical new privacy law, which covers any business that processes information about EU residents, will dramatically affect the way data is collected, stored, and …

How to narrow Britain’s gender-pay gap

PITY Britain’s press officers. April 4th was the deadline for employers in Britain with 250 workers or more to publish details of the difference …

Neanderthals were capable of ‘turbo breathing’, according to new study of their facial features

Since Neanderthals were recognised as a separate human species a century and a half ago their distinctive facial features have been a point of puzzlement and fascination.<p>Their wide noses, prominent brow ridge and jutting-out faces have prompted a number of theories as to what caused their evolution.<p>…

Iceland on a Budget

If Iceland isn’t on your bucket list, add it immediately and start saving your pennies! The glacier-blue waters, towering peaks, blustery winds, and …

Personal Finance

For Women Behind The Camera, Sexual Harassment Is Part Of The Job

A HuffPost investigation found that women across crew positions experience an onslaught of lewd comments, gendered discrimination and even physical …

After camping at over 600 campgrounds, Ralph Goff picks his favorite 25 BLM, USFS, and NPS campgrounds across the American West.

After camping at over 600 campgrounds in his Lance Camper, Ralph Goff picks his favorite 25 BLM, USFS, and NPS campgrounds across the American West. …

RVs

Why do women talk so much? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Nichi Hodgson

Every day millions of people ask Google life’s most difficult questions. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries<p>‘A woman’s tongue wags like a lamb’s tail”, so an old English saying goes, and if you deign to type “why do women …” into Google’s search bar, the search engine will finish your …

Meet Janice Bryant Howroyd, the first African American woman to run a $1-billion business

Janice Bryant Howroyd, 65, is founder and chief executive of Act 1 Group, an employment agency that also provides consulting and business services, including background checks and screening. She’s the first African American woman to operate a company that generates more than $1 billion in annual …

African-American News

HR has lost the trust of employees. Here is who has it now

Human resources has to be one of the greatest bait-and-switch professions one can join today. HR departments position themselves with a forward-facing fluffy image, whether improving the productivity of workers through training and development programs or perhaps righting the yawning inequality gap …