emilyhuck

15 Flips | 7 Magazines | 7 Likes | @emilyhuck | Keep up with emilyhuck on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “emilyhuck”

The Most Beautiful Place on Earth

In Monte Carlo recently, we were window-shopping. Not only when we peeked at the displays in the windows of Cartier and Prada, Hermes and Dolce & Gabbana... but everywhere we went, all the time. We'd never witnessed anything like this up close.<p>"Monaco is the most beautiful place on earth," remarked …

How To Make The Best Cup Of Coffee Possible, And The Best Time Of Day To Drink It

Coffee -- it can prevent disease, help our livers, make us more intelligent AND and most importantly --enable us to talk to other human beings in the morning after getting out of bed. But if coffee really is the best part of waking up, then we'd better make sure we know <i>all</i> the tricks to making the …

If you're looking for an easy, healthy, and absolutely delicious side dish to complete your Thanksgiving menu, look no further. RECIPE – Whipped Cauliflower with Creme Fraiche: http://thekitc.hn/18BEVS1

6 Secrets of Highly Successful Runners

What really improves performance? Intense training sessions—as long as you do them right. So we asked elites who run hard several times a week to explain how you can get the most out of your quality workouts.<p>In the weeks leading up to the Boston Marathon last April, Ryan Hall logged hundreds of …

Marathons

Panera Bread Is Making Four Changes To Win Customers Back

The plan is meant to "improve service and ultimately the overall customer experience," the analysts write.<p>These four changes will take effect in 2014:<p><b>1. Adding labor.</b> Panera Bread is hiring more employees. It also plans to give current workers more hours. This will ease the burdens on staff and …

Why 50 is the magic number for job-hunting

BBC News, Los Angeles<p>"It's not what you know but who you know," is an old saying about job-hunting.<p>In the world of social networks we "know" more people than ever and we can be connected to the people they know as well, making it easier to find work and hear about people using our personal networks.<p>…

How Much Is A Pinterest Pin Worth? Much More Than A Tweet

We know just how much Pinterest has been valued at–$3.8 billion–but how much is a pin on the social media cork board worth to brands?<p>Social media marketing and analytics firm Piqora thinks it has the answer, after undertaking a nine-month study of more than 1,000 brands on the site. Stats please, …

Social Media

Things I Learned Wandering Around Europe for 7 Months

<i>These things, traveling taught.</i><p>After five years a slave in the consulting world, I booked a oneway ticket to Iceland, and negotiated a seven-month sabbatical. Yes, in that order.<p>It's common to wonder: What did you learn? How did you change? What impacted you the most?<p>These are a few of the things …

Social media start-ups' value is enormous — if you trust investors

SAN FRANCISCO — Snapchat is not even 3 years old. It's run by a couple of twentysomethings with no prior business experience. And it has never made a cent.<p>Yet investors are fighting for the opportunity to throw hundreds of millions at the mobile messaging service that is all the rage with teens.<p>The …

Social Media

Why You Should Connect With Strangers on LinkedIn

I know what you're thinking: connecting with strangers goes against the rules! Maybe--but that doesn't mean it isn't useful.<p>"Give me one good reason you should not connect with strangers on LinkedIn."<p>My tweet set off a volley of responses with the general sentiment being it's a practice to be …

sales

How I Became the Kind of Person Who Can Work a Room

I used to dread networking events. Then a colleague let me in on his secret strategy.<p>I did it. I went to a cocktail party where I didn't know anyone, and successfully chit-chatted for two hours. (Not to myself. I actually spoke with other people.)<p>I have never been good at the kind of networking …

Networking

‘John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes’ App Due in November

John Lennon fans will be able to revisit the late Beatle‘s 1980 travels to Bermuda in a new interactive album app. “John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes” …

ohn

Trader Joe's Ex-President To Turn Expired Food Into Cheap Meals

Here's some food for thought: One-third of the world's food goes to waste every year. In the U.S., about 40 percent of our food gets thrown out. It's happening on the farm, at the grocery store and in our own homes.<p>Lately, there's been a lot of talk about what to do about it — from auctioning off …

Long, strange trip ending for VW's hippie van

Have a photo of your VW bus? Tweet it to us @USATODAYmoney.<p>SAO PAULO (AP) — It carried hippies through the 1960s, hauled surfers in search of killer waves during endless summers and serves as a workhorse across the developing world, but the long, strange trip of the Volkswagen van is ending.<p>Brazil …

What to Pack: Chicago

Whether you go for the food, the shopping, the sports, or just for a good, old fashioned city break, Chicago offers something for everyone. President …