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The Top 10 Resort Hotels in Italy

From Tuscany’s rolling hills to the shores of Lake Como, these Italian gems have mastered the art of la dolce vita.<p>This year, many of our readers’ …

Best Places to Go in Northern Italy's Veneto Region

Venice, one of Italy's top travel cities, is the jewel of the Veneto region but there's much more to see in the Veneto. From the city of Verona with …

Under Pressure: The 9 Best Digital Blood Pressure Monitors for $45 or Less

<b>* Check your blood pressure easily with these at-home monitors</b><b><br>* The AHA released new guidelines for assessing blood pressure this month</b> <b><br>* Great for</b> …

Tattoo Suzuki GN400

Tattoo Moto was born from the need to make ordinary bikes into inspired, unique machines. The latest masterpiece to roll out of their workshop in …

Best Rated Hotels on Lake Como

Lake Como is one of Italy's most popular and romantic travel destinations. These hotels are the top Lake Como recommended hotels, based on guest …

Where to Travel in 2018, According to the Experts

Buenos Aires, Argentina<p>A new year brings with it a whole new list of plans—and for the intrepid traveler, a whole new list of places to visit. 2018 is no different: Economies and tourism are flourishing in far-flung locales that travelers rarely considered previously, while beloved but forgotten …

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Best Apps For Travellers To Europe

Best Apps For Travellers To EuropeIn a world practically ruled by technology, it’s only right that we utilise it as much as possible. Gone are the …

Ten Choices You Will Regret in 10 Years

Here are ten choices that ultimately lead to this phrase of regret, and how to elude them:<p>1. Wearing a mask to impress others. – If the face you …

The 15 most beautifully designed apps of 2015

It’s that time of year again, folks, when retrospective lists reign supreme and reflective musings clog your feeds. This post meets that description, but rest assured it will provide at least one thing to brighten your day: eye candy.<p>Here’s our list of the 15 most impressively designed apps …

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Five Tips from a Golf Guru

Dr. David Wright teaches in parables. He quotes Tolstoy. He writes books with titles like <i>Mind Under Par</i>. He’s a seasoned golf guru, and over three …

What I Learned Watching 150 Hours of TED Talks

What makes for a great presentation — the kind that compels people’s attention and calls them to action? TED talks have certainly set a benchmark in recent years: HBR even asked Chris Anderson, the group’s founder, to offer lessons drawn from the three decades he’s run TED’s signature events in an …

Guide to Life: Be Articulate

No, Alec. Always. Be. Orating.

Sales Rule No. 1: Start a Simple Conversation

Don't try to sell at the beginning of a customer relationship.<p>Many sellers think that the best way to cultivate a prospect or sales lead is to start a sales pitch. Sales pitches consist of two parts:<p>A description of your offering and its benefits.<p>An attempt to get the customer to either buy …

Top 10 Marketing Books of All Time

Essential books for entrepreneurs who really want to understand how and why their customers buy.<p>In previous posts, I've identified the best motivational books of all time and the best sales books of all time. Today, I've selected 10 books about marketing that I believe should be in every business …

The Real 800-Pound Gorilla of Presenteeism

Most speakers dread the time slot right after lunch, with good reason. The nodding heads and half-mast eyelids are usually blamed on the energy-sapping process of digestion combined with a satisfied state of relaxation. However, published data indicate that 25% of the audience is losing the battle …

The Most Overlooked Leadership Skill

Even before I released the disc, I knew it was a long shot. And, unfortunately, it was a clumsy one too.<p>We were playing Ultimate Frisbee, a game similar to U.S. football, and we were tied 14-14 with a time cap. The next point would win the game.<p>I watched the disc fly over the heads of both teams. …

Chris Anderson shares his tips for giving a killer presentation

Watching curator Chris Anderson in speaker rehearsals before a TED conference feels like witnessing the zen of a longtime coach who knows his sport …