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The 50 Best Hikes

From a family day hike through southern Utah’s Road Canyon to a grueling scramble through northern Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, this …

Make this egg nog French toast the night before for the easiest breakfast

Egg nog is an essential part of the holiday season: either you love to drink it or you love to talk about how gross egg nog is.<p>It’s kind of hard to …

New Year's Eve Recipes for a Crowd

Whether you're hosting an intimate get-together or a larger fête, these cocktails and hors d'oeuvres are perfect for a crowd of any size. From spicy …

The Best National Park in Every U.S. State, Mapped

In case you didn't know already, this year, America's National Park Service is 100 years old — and to celebrate, we're disclosing a few of the …

National Parks

This city's food scene is suddenly shining bright with Michelin stars

While Thai cuisine is renowned world over, never before have the stars shined on Bangkok as they do now, with the launch of the Michelin Guide to …

Mandarin Oriental

10 things you need to eat (and drink) in New York

As one of the oldest states in the nation, New York is a rotating door of different immigrant cultures that paved the way for foodie firsts and …

Hipster counterparts of America's most popular national parks

Visiting America's most popular national parks, especially in summer, is quickly becoming a gamble. Will it be one of your favorite memories, or will …

National Parks

The 8 Keys to High-Performing Office Culture: The Best Employees Take Cues From Great Managers

There's no linear equation to follow when creating a high-performing culture. Rather, organizational success is a byproduct of the right conditions.<p>Nearly 70 percent of CEOs now recognize culture as one of the greatest sources of competitive advantage. Whereas company processes, technology, and …

Employee Engagement

10 places in the US where young people are happy, rents are affordable, and jobs are plentiful

Despite stabilizing rent prices in popular coastal markets like New York City, Boston, and San Francisco, these places remain unaffordable for the average millennial.<p>Cities in the Midwest and South, however, offer affordable housing, stable and well-paying jobs, and a good quality of life.<p>That's …

This CEO Distilled His Best Career Advice Into 2 Sentences (and It's So True)

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner has amassed a Twitter follower base of 559,000 people, thanks to his daily tweets about success and leadership. Weiner is …

Research: 6 Things Great Leaders Always Do (But Mere Bosses Typically Fear)

A top leadership scholar discovers the most effective characteristics that lead to successful company cultures.<p>Human beings are inherently designed to be relational. It's how we learn, grow, and survive as a species. In the workplace, it's no different. We long for the same close bonds and …

Team Building

Want to Be a Great Leader? A Navy SEAL Commander Says You Must Adopt This 1 Key Habit

Every great leader fails sometimes. Here's the best practice to follow when you fall short, according to one of the country's most-respected military leaders.<p>If there's one thing Admiral William McRaven knows a lot about, it's failure.<p>Not that he is a failure himself, of course. McRaven is the …

Self-improvement

3 Ways Inclusive Leadership Will Replace Diversity Initiatives

I’m tired of discussions about diversity in the workplace for the exact same reason I’m weary of the unending debates about the Affordable Care Act (ACA): They’re exhausting because progress is slow and there are few real solutions being implemented. We need to get <i>beyond</i> diversity.<p>After decades of …

How Cities Are Making the Global Housing Crisis Worse

Cities are falling back into some bad housing policy habits. We’ve learned this lesson before.<p>Nearly 900 million people around the world live in slums, lacking access to adequate water and sanitation or adequate housing. And by 2025 it is estimated that 1.6 billion people—a fifth of the world’s …

4 Ways to Be a More Authentic Leader--and Why It Matters

Your authenticity plays a significant role in employee job satisfaction.<p>As a leader, you probably look to other leaders for tips on how to think and behave in order to be effective and successful in your role. Some leadership skills may come naturally to you while others may be outside of your …

Employment

6 Books Anyone Who Is Serious About Leadership Should Read

Becoming a better leader takes continual skill development. These books will help you acquire and refine skills necessary to become a leader people want to follow.<p>Whether or not you're a natural born leader or you've just found yourself in a leadership role. You have to develop your leadership …

Leadership

Our Favorite Rib Recipes of All-Time

We’re not saying these ribs are required at your summer party, but they’re highly recommended for happy guests.<p>These rib recipes cover all areas of …

A Marine who coaches Fortune 500 execs explains why setting goals is a complete waste of time

Combat veteran Andrew Wittman was an infantry Marine for 6 years. Wittman is the author of "Ground Zero Leadership: CEO of You," and coaches Fortune 500 CEO's and top executives. Here, Wittman explains why setting goals can be a complete waste of time. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>Setting …

The Tie-Free Father’s Day Gift Guide — 20 Perfect Things For Dad

GrowlerWerks UKeg 64 Oz.<p><b>For the Craft-Brew Dad</b><p>Beer keeps cold and fresh for weeks in this stainless steel vessel. Function and form are held at its …

3 Crucial Skills For Leading Without Authority

With flatter management structures, increased outsourcing, the move toward collaborative cultures, and the ongoing formation of cross-functional teams, the criterion for the job of leader is changing. More and more people are assigned to leadership roles in which they have no positional …

Leadership

The Time-Management Hack I Wish I Had Known When I Was 25

Doing everything about the fewest, most important priorities will put you on a path to success.<p>"Tell me the single most important piece of advice you have ever been given."<p>As a life-long learner, this is one of my favorite questions to ask some of my most influential and interesting clients. I once …

Time Management

9 Ways to Train Your Brain to Be a Better Leader

If there's one thing I've learned, it's that achieving success requires the right mindset.<p>Admittedly, it took me years to realize that success is achieved not over long periods of time, but instantaneously in life's brief, honest moments.<p>I can remember each instance when a thought or belief …

Self-improvement

Smart Cities: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

The 17 best US cities for people who really like to eat

Food- and drink-rating site Zagat asked editors around the country to make a case for the US city they believe had the biggest year in food. The editors looked at new openings, award-recognition, and national media attention to determine which cities had the most victorious years. The final list …

America's 25 best barbecue restaurants, ranked

The St. Louis native spent a year dining at 365 barbecue restaurants across 48 states.<p>In his self-published book, "The 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants in America," he details his journey and homes in on what he believes are the best 'cue joints in the country.<p>The book ranks the top 25 restaurants and …

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner describes 3 qualities that make a great leader

Weiner's leadership style has earned him the trust of founder and chairman Reid Hoffman, his team, and LinkedIn investors. Glassdoor named him the highest-rated CEO of 2014.<p>Earlier this year, Weiner spoke at the Wisdom 2.0 conference in San Francisco, where he explained how he understands his role …

Calorie Calculator

The <i>Calorie Calculator</i> can be used to estimate the number of calories a person needs to consume each day. This calculator can also provide some simple …

Nutrition