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The John Muir Trail: 211 Miles of Bucket-List Hiking

Length: 211 miles, plus another 10 to get off Mt Whitney<br>Location: The trail runs from Yosemite National Park to the peak of Mt Whitney<br>Trail Type: …

Hiking

FATMAP Puts The Whole World In High Definition With Beautiful 3D Maps

Mobile mapping is big business, as is the outdoor recreation market, which is now worth an astounding $887bn in the US alone. But while the established likes of Google and Apple are fine for navigating city strolls and road trips, they start to fall down if you head off the beaten track or deviate …

Guide Books

The 10 Best Motorcycle Helmets You Can Buy Today

Yeah, we know you’ve heard the saying before, but really – how much <i>is</i> your head worth? Ask us and we’ll tell you we want to wear the best motorcycle …

Helmets

5 reasons why Code Avengers is a great way to learn coding

If you’re the motivated, entrepreneurial self-starter that your résumé claims you are, then you don’t have to shell out a fortune for college courses …

Customer Service

How to Train for (and Hike) Mt. Whitney, the Tallest Peak in the Lower 48

How do you prepare for Mt. Whitney, the tallest mountain in the Lower 48? At 14,505 feet, Mt. Whitney is one of the most ventured peaks in the …

Hiking

48 Hours in Grand Teton National Park

0<p>SHARES<p><i>DAY ONE</i><p>Breakfast in the Mural Dining Room<p>Start the day with breakfast at the Mural Dining Room in Jackson Lake Lodge for a delicious breakfast …

The Best Overwater Bungalows in the World

1 of 14<p>Four Seasons Resort in Bora Bora<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Song Saa in Cambodia<p>3 of 14<p>Rosewood Mayakobá in the Riviera Maya<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Cocoa …

New Zealand Will Give You a Free Trip If You Agree to a Job Interview

The tech industry in Wellington, New Zealand, is actively looking to recruit tech experts from around the world—and they’re offering a free trip to …

You Won't Believe How Retirees Use Their Nest Eggs

Find out the surprising thing people are doing with their savings.<p>Throughout your career, you'll hear countless financial experts telling you how …

Bob Harper's Favorite No-Equipment, Total-Body, Do-Anywhere Workout Moms Will Love

Proof you don't need fancy equipment or hours of free time to tackle an effective workout that will give you real results.<p>Walk into any full-size gym and there are more free weights and machines than most people know what to do with. There are kettlebells and resistance bands, battle ropes, and …

2018 MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR Test In Italy and Switzerland

Testing the 2018 MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR on Home Turf<p>There’s something truly special about Italy. The Italian flair for design beauty has been …

The Wild Pizzas of Southern Italy Have to Be Seen to Be Believed

A restaurant critic and two chefs go on a pie-in-the-sky adventure to find exactly how far you can stretch the idea of pizza.<p>When do dough, tomato …

2018 MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR Review | 17 Fast Facts

While the 2018 MV Agusta Brutale 800 RR is visually similar to the old model, the changes that have been three years in development have …

Motorcycles

Are You a Toxic Boss? Google's Management Study Will Tell You

Could you be a toxic boss and not even realize it?<p>Google recently conducted one of the most thorough studies of management behavior ever completed by a large corporation. Started in 2009, a team in Google's People Innovation Lab spent one year data mining performance appraisals, employee surveys, …

Special Report: Fidelity puts 6 million savers on risky path to retirement

BOSTON (Reuters) - For three years, the mutual funds in Fidelity's flagship retirement franchise have outperformed at least 85 percent of their competitors, reversing a decade-long trend of subpar performance.<p>And yet client money has continued to flow out of the firm's Freedom Funds as retirement …

The Five Most Common Motorcycle Handling Issues and How to Fix Them

<b>Pretty much any</b> problem that arises with the way your bike turns or tracks or handles will be the result of something breaking, wearing out, or …

10 Best Places to Go Rock Climbing in Georgia

Many rock climbing enthusiasts head out west to Colorado, California, and Oregon for their legendary ascents. However, outdoor lovers in the …

This handy app turns your LinkedIn profile into a gorgeous CV

While most websites let you apply for jobs straight with your LinkedIn profile, it doesn’t hurt to keep a polished CV around in case you need to submit one for the vacancies you’re eyeing. But building up a sleek resume could be a hassle, especially if you struggle with designing stuff.<p>Available …

Science Says This Is the Simplest Way to Remember More of What You Read

Hit pause. Reflect on the content. Excel. Repeat.<p>Whether it's Facebook content, Bill Gates' favorite book or the latest critical business report, most of us enjoy reading or have to do quite a bit of it through the day. But in the rush to do everything in less time, you might be missing a crazily …

How the implementation of organizational change is evolving

Digital solutions pose new and unique challenges to the implementation of major change efforts. But the capabilities that support better outcomes …

Management

Anchorage to Calgary: A road trip through the Great White North

Our car is smaller than it should be. It’s packed with dirty gear, warm sleeping bags, tasty snacks, and two people ready to sit in its small seats …

This Tastefully Modified Land Cruiser Is the Best Kind of Pickup Truck

Upgraded and modernized vintage overlanders seem to be a dime-a-dozen these days. What’s really rare, though, is a modernized project that keeps it …

7 Of The Most Dangerous Hikes In America

To many a visit in the great outdoors means a leisurely stroll along a well-maintained hiking trail at a nearby state park. For extreme adventurers, …

5 Military Rucking Rules Every Backpacker Should Know

Rucking” is the military term for hiking under load. As you can imagine, this is a huge issue for the military, as soldiers must wear body armor and …

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation) | Inc.com

While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next stage, the interview (which is when you had better be ready for the most commonly asked job interview questions).<p>Oddly enough, …

Employment

Best Hikes Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park<p>Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the worst kept secret of the East, is perennially overrun with hikers, …

Mountain climbers experience mysterious hallucinations that doctors are calling a new condition

Strange things happen on top of the mountains.<p>Jeremy Windsor met Jimmy while climbing Mount Everest. Jimmy said hello to Windsor and encouraged him to keep going: "Come on, change your [oxygen] cylinder and get moving," Windsor recalled Jimmy saying.<p>Windsor first saw Jimmy on "the Balcony" of …

MV Agusta Motor Fully In MV Holding’s Hands

I have been reporting on MV Agusta’s ups and downs for a number of years. In my opinion, the company still deserves attention due to its unequaled …

The best UX and design conferences in 2018 – the definitive guide

A complete list for designers looking for events and conferences to attend this year (or simply planning their next vacation).If you like the list, …

This Heatworks countertop dishwasher is pretty and practical

Heatworks, maker of the Model 3 tankless water heater, is partnering with Frog Design to introduce the Tetra, a connected countertop dishwasher. Powered by Heatworks' Ohmic Array technology, Tetra uses just a half gallon of water per cycle.<p>Ohmic Array technology uses graphite electrodes instead of …

Water Heater