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4 Trips to Take in Chile for Every Type of Adventure

The longest nation on the planet, Chile stretches for some 2,650 miles, bordered by both imposing mountain ranges and the lapping waters of the …

South America

A 12-Year Study of Successful CEOs Reveals Their 5 Most Important Habits

And they're habits anyone can adopt.<p>Being the CEO of a massive company is a surprisingly hard life.<p>Sure, they make loads of money—an average of $12.1 …

CEOs

Warren Buffett Says These Simple Habits That Most of Us Ignore Separate Successful People From Everyone Else

The Oracle of Omaha wants you to succeed with these simple habits that even a 14-year-old could pull off.<p>Sometimes, I just have to shake my head at Warren Buffett's wisdom. Is it earth-shattering? Hardly.<p>At 87 years young, he keeps imparting on us the simplest advice that has made him a success …

Self-improvement

Two Day Itinerary Of Stunning Places To Visit In Bratislava

Once I’d booked my flights and started researching places to visit in Bratislava, I quickly became discouraged. There seemed little of note to see, …

European Travel

A hot startup raised $66 million in 5 days using these 24 slides

Tech investors are throwing money at Front, a five-year-old startup that aims to change the way teams get work done. The startup makes a shared-inbox app that lets teams handle messages from email, texts, Slack, and social media, all in one place.<p>This year, Mathilde Collin, the 28-year-old …

Startups

The New Capital of Scandi-Cool: A 4-day Weekend in Oslo

Oslo

An investor who helps the ultrarich grow their wealth for a living shares what he wishes he knew about money when he was 25

Many young people with steady incomes invariably consider some type of investing to grow their money.<p>Though complicated and daunting, it is one of the best ways to grow wealth over a long period of time.<p>Today, David Bailin travels the world advising people who have at least $25 million in …

Investing

Bavarian Beers, Motors, and Music: The 4-day Weekend in Munich

Munich

If we don’t want our sons to be monstrous men, we have to help them curb their anger

I have never had a job where the mood wasn’t set by the temperament of men.<p>I’ve witnessed men chuck pens, wadded paper, whatever was in their hands, at a wall or down a hallway the second frustration struck. Once, when asked a question, a man slammed his hands on his desk, pointed to his female …

Parenting

Forget Croatia: Why You Need to Visit The ‘Real’ Balkans

It’s the unofficial beginning of summer, and the rising temperatures mean your social media scroll will soon be overrun with infinity pools in …

European Travel

Try This 10-Minute Yoga Routine to Help Increase Your Hip Flexibility

The hips are a large joint in your body and support a great range of motion. Because of the amount of time most of us spend sitting in chairs, it’s …

Yoga

Picos de Europa: Is this jaw-dropping mountain range Spain’s most underrated tourist attraction?

It was a bit Hitchcockian. As I picnicked atop the wind-whipped peak, a chough landed by my feet. I looked away, taking in the panorama from one of …

Hiking

How to build a better smoothie, according to a nutritionist

If you’re turning to smoothies as part of your strategy to lose weight or take your healthy eating up a notch, your menu may need a little attention. Done right, smoothies can make nutritious sense, packing satisfying ingredients along with fiber, vitamins, minerals and other health-protecting …

Healthy Eating

24 Delicious Hours in Amsterdam

If you find yourself with 24 hours to kill in Amsterdam, you’re in luck. The central part of the city is only 30 minutes from the airport, making it …

European Travel

Germany's Most Famous Spa Town: Baden-Baden

Once the playground of the rich, the gates of Germany's most famous spa town are now open to everyone. Fantastic Rocco villas, the mystery of the …

The Back Pain Repair Manual

Don't rely on the Advil bottle anymore.<p>If you’ve ever, like me, relied on an Advil bottle to get you through a weekend project, you know how frustrating back pain can be. You don’t need to be a bricklayer to feel beat up. Being handy is tough on the body.<p>"Gravity is always pulling down, making our …

Bill Gates Shares the 5 Books You Should Read This Summer

Bill Gates wants you to do some serious thinking this summer. For his annual list of the best books to read this season, Gates has selected five …

Books

New Uber Promo Codes Save Up to $30 Off Upcoming Rides

Uber has become a staple for many travelers. So, here’s a quick and easy way to save on your next Uber rides. There are two new promotion codes …

5 Brilliant Non-Business Books That Will Make You Better at Thinking Outside the Box

Sometimes the best way to learn innovative approaches to innovation is to read something completely different.<p>If you want to be a better innovator, there are hundreds (maybe thousands) of great books on the topic.<p>But as I mentioned in an earlier article, expertise can be the enemy of innovation. …

36 Hours in Gothenburg, Sweden

Swedes didn’t always adore Gothenburg. The resurgent second city, equidistant between Copenhagen and Oslo on Sweden’s western coast, was long viewed as a grungy port in slow decline. But locals saw the potential. Languishing neighborhoods became incubators for improvisational creative projects — in …

Swimming Pools

These are the 6 best foods and drinks to eat after a workout

There are a lot of things that can make or break your fitness goals: the right workout, gear, playlist, and gym buddy, to name just a few. But one thing that could be sabotaging your results without your even realizing it is what you eat after a workout.<p>It may seem counterintuitive to put calories …

Here's How to Work and Tone Your Waist

Unfortunately, we cannot pick and choose where we slim down, the waistline included. As they say, "abs are built in the kitchen," and the same holds true for losing weight around your waist. You can, however, tone and strengthen the area with these exercises that target the obliques to create a …

Workouts

Antwerp city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Belgium’s coolest city

Locals liken Antwerp to a village. But don’t mistake that for humility: Flanders’ de facto capital has been punching above its weight since it was a …

European Travel

A First-Time Visitor’s Guide to Singapore

You’d think a tiny nation the size of an average American city would be easy to know at a glance, but Singapore specializes in defying …

Asia

The Biggest Misconceptions About Recycling, And The Real Business Opportunities In The Circular Economy

What we don't know about recycling, what we should do instead, and how businesses can make money doing it. A sustainability expert talks about "the circular economy."<p>What if I wrote something ridiculous like there was no such thing as a green product?<p>You might think I was crazy or in total denial …

18 Vegetarian Bowls That Make Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner a Breeze

Story of our life: We want a meal that’s healthy-ish but also satisfying and comforting. Luckily, these 18 vegetarian bowl recipes exist. They’re …

Google’s astounding new search tool will answer any question by reading thousands of books

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada<p>Imagine if you could gather thousands of writers in a circle to discuss one question. What would optimist Thomas L. Friedman say about intervening in Syria, for example? Would chaos theorist Santo Banerjee concur?<p>Google now has a way to convene that kind of …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Recipes

How to lead with influence instead of authority

Clearly, leadership potential exists within each of us. That potential can be triggered by outside events, or it can be learned by exploring …

Leadership

Think you’re too busy to journal? These apps let you do it on the go.

Dear digital diary...<p>Keeping a daily journal lets you practice writing, organize your thoughts, and preserve your habits and events for posterity. But who has the time and energy to sit down for a dedicated recording session every day? Instead, jot down your entries on the go—by keeping the tome on …