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Macallan has unveiled a shiny new $190m distillery, and it is stunning -

Boring distillery visits are a thing of the past! Enter Macallan’s brand new distillery in Scotland, that promises to transport you into a breezy …

An etiquette expert reveals 7 conversation starters for your next work event

I have the hardest job in the world when it comes to networking. I'm an etiquette expert. When people learn what I do, they are either intrigued, and ask me all kinds of etiquette questions, or they avoid me like the plague because they think I'm going to criticize them.<p>But, regardless of my …

'Lewis Hamilton's behaviour steals the show in Japanese GP'

<b>On the greatest driver's track, Nico Rosberg drove a Japanese Grand Prix befitting a world champion, a title with which he looks increasingly likely to end the year.</b><p>And yet somehow the Suzuka weekend was all about the German's Mercedes team-mate, who provided drama both on and off the circuit.<p>As …

10 Places to Travel With Your Dog

Why leave Fido or Fluffy behind when you can bring your pooch BFF on vacation? Many U.S. cities are head-over-paws with their doggie doting. Here are …

Pets

Negotiate Anything With This Three-Point Plan

Negotiation is a messy, stressful process. But redditor B1aze688 breaks it down into three fundamental elements: The deal you want, the deal you’ll …

Employment

A startup that's tackling a massive healthcare crisis is moving in on a $7 billion market

That's how Dr. Alexi Nazem summed up his almost yearlong experience trying to get freelance work as a doctor.<p>Nazem had to work with brokers, who shepherded him through a process that eventually led to a 94-page contract that had to be filled out by hand and mailed in.<p>Realizing there had to be a …

Freelancing

Italy's ultra-cheap airport 'capsule hotel' lets you sleep in a pod while you wait for your plane

Japan may have pioneered the "capsule hotel," where guests stay in no-frills micro-hotel rooms and sometimes pay by the hour, but Italy is making moves to perfect it.<p>The country's first capsule hotel is open for business at Naples Capodichino International Airport. Each of the 42 capsule rooms at …

3 Major Challenges Millennials Face in the Workplace That Employers Don't Seem to Understand

The other side of the story.<p>The Millennial discussion is always so one-sided. It's about how Millennials are difficult to manage, hard to keep long-term as employees, impatient, and shortsighted.<p>But what about the other side? What about the things Millennials have to tolerate in the workplace that …

The 10 Email Commandments You're Breaking Every Day

Do you live in fear of your email inbox? It is such an effective tool for information exchange that it can render us completely ineffective in our attempts to control it.<p>I fear that I’m going to miss the proverbial wheat because of all the darn chaff overstuffing my inbox. You, too?<p>Well, apparently …

Productivity

10 more handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis [Video]

A few weeks ago I posted about 10 handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis. To follow up, I’d like to share 10 additional iOS tips that I often use. Like I said before, chances are that hardcore iOS users will know most of these, but there’s usually at least one or two tips that catch users …

App Store

Employees aged 25-34 have the sh*ttest work-life balance

Everyone moans about their jobs.<p>Whether you have the career of your dreams or you’re working in a hell hole, everyone loves talking about how …

16 Secret Facebook Marketing Features You Can Try Today

Shh, I’ll let you in on a secret: You don’t need to be a Facebook marketing whiz to up your Facebook game. There are a lot of ‘secret’ Facebook …

SXSW showed us the future of ride sharing, and it’s not Uber

Where is Uber? Lyft? What the fuck is RideAustin?<p>These are just a few of the questions you find yourself asking when stepping off a plane in Austin, Texas. Austin is one of a handful of places in the US that have banned both Uber and Lyft from doing business within the city. I won’t get into the …

10 steps to crafting morning and evening routines that work together to make you more productive

Keep it simple, make it fun, and back it up with a nighttime routine that's easy to follow!<p>Here are 10 quick and easy tips for starting your day with more energy: 7 to practice in the morning and 3 to practice at night.<p><b>Tips to practice in the morning</b><p><b>1. Make it super simple by waking up just 15</b> …

Time Management

Stunning slow-motion video captures train blasting people with snow

Parts of the Northeastern United States were blasted with upwards of 20 inches of snow on Tuesday, causing major travel headaches for the area. While …

Manhattan apartment transforms into flexible live-work space

A two-bedroom turns into a three-bedroom<p>This Manhattan apartment underwent an efficient transformation by Russian architect Peter Kostelov, who took a two-bedroom space and turned it into a modular open space with three bedrooms, two of which can also be used as work studios.<p>The design incorporates …

How to Write Your Book in a Matter of Months

The best manuscript isn't perfect - it's complete.<p>The benefits of writing a book to support your business and brand are many. But given all of the demands of our "day" jobs, plus the inevitable demands of our personal life and a few blessed hours for unwinding/hobbies, you may be wondering how it's …

Introducing the hotel with more social media followers than any other

In social media terms at least, the world’s most popular hotel is Dubai’s Burj Al Arab. Set on its own miniature private island, the 18-year-old sail-shaped icon has now amassed more than 500,000 followers apiece on Facebook and Instagram, which the group claims is more than any other hotel in the …

6 Meeting Behaviors That Offend Your Boss and Alienate Your Team

If you think the staff meeting is your big chance to point out your superior work, you're wrong.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter how hard you work, often you make the biggest impression during office staff meetings. There, surrounded by coworkers and …

Mobile Devices

4 Simple Questions to Ask Before Getting Excited About Your New Business Idea

Not all business ideas are good ones. Find out the questions you need to ask yourself to ascertain whether your business idea is brilliant or a bust.<p>You've probably come up with at least one seemingly brilliant business idea in your life but then after some sober thought, decided that it wouldn't …

Remove These Buzzwords from Your LinkedIn Profile STAT

The whole point of beefing up your LinkedIn profile is to show off your professional experience, right? In order to attract potential employers, your profile really needs to stand out. So if it looks and reads like everyone else’s, your chances of making an impression go *way* down. Plus, using …

Mark Cuban Says This Will Soon Be the Most Sought-After Job Skill

The billionaire investor predicts one crushing reality of automation.<p>When Mark Cuban speaks, people listen. The billionaire investor and <i>Shark Tank</i> personality has a slew of wildly successful businesses under his belt. Whether he's commenting on the recent Time Warner and AT&T merger, recommending …

At JFK, the world’s first private animal terminal is open and ready to care for your pets

By Andrea Sachs<p>, Reporter<p>We human travelers have airport lounges, wine bars, massage chairs and in-terminal yoga classes. Our pets have a crate and water.<p>In an effort to improve equality among the species, the world’s first privately owned animal terminal and quarantine recently opened at John F. …

Pets

10 Ridiculous Sales Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Easily fixable mistakes that many junior salespeople make<p>I'm an investor and advisor in a New York-based Ad Tech company. Recently I worked with their sales team to help improve some processes.<p>We identified a few mistakes the team was making. I'm going to share 10 sales mistakes you may be making …

10 Ways to Improve Apple Watch Battery Life with WatchOS 3

Users have complained about Apple Watch's battery life since its release. Depending on how much you use the Apple Watch, it can last anywhere from six hours to two days. Regardless, the Apple Watch’s battery needs to be charged each night. Compared to other wearables and fitness trackers, that’s …

How to Quickly Close All Tabs in Safari on iPhone

I don’t know about you, but I am a master of having far too many tabs open on my iPhone. Before I know it, Safari is overrun with my web pages from the past month, and all I can do is tap X a hundred times to close all windows. But now there’s an awesome trick in Safari on iPhone that allows you to …

Operating Systems

CES 2017: Chamberlain Reveals HomeKit-Compatible Smart Garage Door Openers

Chamberlain, a connected smart home company that specializes in garage door openers, today announced that it will be introducing Apple HomeKit compatibility to a range of its connected smart home devices. For users already using the company's products in the "MyQ" ecosystem, they will be able to …

If You Love Your Idea, Here's Why You Need to Kill It

The most important thing you can do with your brilliant idea is to try to kill it.<p><i>This series of articles explores the connections between entrepreneurship and the history of philosophy and literature. Each article traces the influence of a specific thinker or school of thought upon the development</i> …

9 foods you should never eat when you're sick

Food probably isn’t the first thing on your mind when you’re battling the flu or a stomach bug.<p>But you have to fuel the tank eventually, and what you choose to do so matters: Some foods and drinks out there can make you feel even worse. (The <i>Men’s Health</i> Better Man Project can provide even more tips …