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How Long Can You Wait to Have a Baby?

Deep anxiety about the ability to have children later in life plagues many women. But the decline in fertility over the course of a woman’s 30s has been oversold. Here’s what the statistics really tell us—and what they don’t.<p>In the tentative, post-9/11 spring of 2002, I was, at 30, in the midst of …

24 Honeymoon Destinations You've Never Thought Of

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How to Identify & Release Toxic Relationships

As wellness seekers, we’re constantly looking for ways to find harmony on our plates, in our bodies, and throughout our lives. Yet sometimes, that …

The Small Steps Gaga’s Go-To Troy Carter Takes To Go Global

The founder of trailblazing talent and investment firm Atom Factory shares how he’s turned an industry in flux into his playground.<p>Troy Carter is founder and CEO of Atom Factory, a talent management and entertainment investment firm that counts Lady Gaga among its prized clients. Not that Carter …

New Music

Generation Flux: Baratunde Thurston

A look at Baratunde Thurston, the Director of Digital at The Onion, a Harvard philosophy major turned consultant turned standup comedian and author of How to Be Black. Flux to the core.<p><b>Baratunde Thurston had been up most of the night</b>. When the New York City police descended on Zuccotti Park at 1 …

Stand Up Comedy

What Happens When KATSU, Olek, And Other Artists Descend Upon A Brooklyn Street

The public was able to witness the creative process first-hand as more than 20 artists transformed a strip of North 6th Street in Brooklyn, New York, with their work as part of Absolut’s Open Canvas. San Francisco, you’re next.<p>All sorts of surfaces–from walls to flowerpots–along a stretch of North …

3 Mobile Apps for Managing Meetings

Even with an ongoing rise in the use of email, video conferencing, and other technology, face-to-face meetings are still the primary way business is …

How I Got Started In the Events Industry

9 Hospitality Lessons Event Pros Can Learn From Luxury Hotels

It's the job of luxury hotel professionals to treat all guests with the utmost care that exceeds expectations—and leaves them buzzing about the …

Event Planning Courses | Subscription Plans

I LOVE THE EVENT LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE VIDEOS!!!! I think they are so great and it really is about time to have serious conversations about the …

Ideas & Advice

Photo<p>26 Must-Have Wedding Photos You Don’t Want to Miss<p>Trust us—you’ll want to capture all of these moments.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>Your Complete Guide to …

Expert Wedding Planning Tips: Choosing Your Wedding Vendors

Hello lovelies,<p>Top London wedding planner Andri of Always Andri Wedding Design is back with her expert wedding planning tips. Hurrah!<p>Did you catch …

Lettering by Ryan Hamrick

My friends at Mama’s Sauce recently pointed me in the direction of Ryan Hamrick, a Pittsburgh-based designer. And as expected, his portfolio did not …

15 Incredible Beachfront Hotels In The US And Caribbean

The sun, the sand, and the ocean all come together to make for a relaxing getaway that, when complete, will send you home rested and relaxed - and hopefully with a tan!<p>Where you stay, however, can make a big difference on just how fabulous your beach trip is.<p>That's why we've found the 15 most …

5 Ways To Continue The Social Conversation After The Event

How do you use social selling to continue the conversation after the event or trade show? Your feet are aching, your back is probably hurting, and …

5 Tools to Help Plan Your Next Meeting

Planning a meeting can be a hassle — between finding a meeting time convenient for everyone and sending out invites and follow-up notes, everyone …

You Won’t Get a Raise If You Don’t Ask For One!

What are women so afraid of?<p>Not getting paid enough is one of the three biggest work frustrations that women cited in a recent Citi/LinkedIn survey of nearly 1,000 women professionals, yet only one in four have asked for raise in the past year.<p>Of those who did ask for a raise, 75% received one. …