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The books every new graduate should read, according to a dozen business leaders

New graduates may think they’re ready for the world, but even after all that learning, there’s still room in their heads for some wisdom. We asked a dozen business leaders—from CEOs of big companies and startups, to deans of leading business schools—what books they would put in the hands of a newly …

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Tap Into Your Inner Adrenaline Junkie With These Extreme Travel Destinations

“How adventurous are you?” is a bold way to start a travel conversation. Do you live vicariously through Instagram videos of death-defying feats, or are you out there <i>creating</i> those posts? We all have different limits as to what we’re willing risk in this wide, wild world. Our range generally goes …

These are the Instagram accounts you need to follow for a dose of serious travel inspiration

January is the month of getting extreme wanderlust.<p>Gone are the heady, festive days of December and in their place are long, bleak days of …

Travel Tools I Use to Learn, Work and Play Anywhere in the World

I often get asked what apps, services and travel tools I use to work, learn, plan, play, track habits, manage time, write, read and more.<p>I’d like to …

Where to travel every month of the year

In order to help plan your next trip, we consulted Lonely Planet's "Where to Go When" guide, which acts as a trip planner for every month of the year.<p>The guide provides 30 recommendations for each month of the year based on unmissable events, as well as which places are cheapest or have the best …

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The company that created the 'greatest hoodie ever made' just released a $35 T-shirt that took a year to make

The apparel company that created what New York Times technology columnist Farhad Manjoo once dubbed the "greatest hoodie ever made" has now created a T-shirt.<p>In calling it a premium T-shirt, American Giant is asking customers to expect a lot from it.<p>The company told Business Insider it is looking …

How to Look Better Naked By Tonight

Expert tips for getting rid of bloat, smoothing skin and toning up in 30 minutes.<p>No matter how great you feel about your naked body, unless you've been following Gisele's workout and meal plan for the last few months, you probably wouldn't turn down a little extra last-minute help in the slimming, …

Luis Ruiz: Following a Passion as a Music Photographer

<b>All images by Luis Ruiz. Used with permission</b><p>Photographer Luis Ruiz is a New York based creative that I met years ago when I first started the …

How Britney Spears, 'Clueless' And Pop Culture Changed The Course Of Uniform Style Forever

There isn't an outfit that has been sexualized, scrutinized and given a sartorial spin quite like the school uniform.<p>Traditionally worn as an ensemble that represents prestige and history, the uniform naturally lends itself to reinvention while retaining some of its original charm and youthfulness, …

The 19 Most Fashionable Films on Netflix

Cure those post-NYFW blues with a stylish movie marathon.<p>Everett Collection<p><b>1) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)</b>It was hard to pick just one Monroe title from Netflix's selection, but the iconic pink dress from the "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend" musical number makes this film hands-down her most …

SBTRKT's Album Cover Comes to Life in Video for Ezra Koenig Collab "New Dorp. New York"

SBTRKT's upcoming record <i>Wonder Where We Land</i> features a collaboration with Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig titled "New Dorp. New York". That song now has a video, which can be watched. The clip features the creature from the album cover "roaming the surreal, shadow filled streets of an imagined …

Face Washing 101: 6 Things to Avoid

Avoiding these common face-washing blunders will help you get better skin.<p><b>1. Overdoing it</b><p>Too much washing can age your skin. Do it no more than twice daily, though an extra wash pre- or post-workout is okay.<p><b>2. Using a harsh cleanser</b><p>Consider swapping out soap — which can strip your skin of its …

The Stars of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival

See Caitlin Cronenberg’s portraits of the actors, actresses, and filmmakers to know—and hear what they have to say. Photos taken in NKPR's Rudsak Portrait Studio. A donation is made to director Paul Haggis's Artists for Peace and Justice for every celebrity who visits the studio.

12 Jobs You Can Do Anywhere in the World

The traditional 9-5 office job isn't your only option. Did you know that? Sure, it works for plenty of people. In at 9 a.m., out the door as the bells chime 5p.m., lather, rinse, repeat. Monday through Friday, 52 weeks per year for 40 years or more. <i>It works for plenty of people.</i><p>If you are not in …

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The 12 Most Popular Free Online Courses For Professionals

Based on data from online education platform Coursera, we compiled a list of the 12 most popular, free online classes for working professionals.<p>Here they are, ranked by popularity:<p>Coursera's most popular course offers an introduction to classic and contemporary social psychology, covering topics …

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Senate Passes Unemployment Extension, House In No Hurry To Do The Same

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate passed a bill reauthorizing long-term unemployment insurance on Monday, with Democrats hoping the vote will increase pressure on House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) to move the bill through his chamber.<p>Boehner has said the bill fails to create jobs and is "unworkable," …

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Brian Williams<p>Ex-CIA Director Brennan Walks Back Claim That Russia ‘May Have Things’ On Trump: ‘I Don’t Know’<p>MSNBC’s Brian Williams Back On Top at 11 …

Jeff Cable Describes What it Takes to Keep Up with Insane Sochi Photo Deadlines

Want to know what it takes to photograph the Olympic Games these days? Well, according to Jeff Cable it takes the kind of speed that most …

A Crowd-Sourced Short Film Using Hundreds of Instagram Photos in a Timelapse

Just how unique are your photos? Is everyone taking the same pictures? From the looks of social media, it would seem that everything’s been done …

The Most Extreme Explorers of 2013

From a seven-year journey tracing the history of humans to a man attempting to be the first to walk the entire length of the Nile, meet some of the …

Your Weekly Travel Zen: The Best Travel Photos Of 2013

Each week, we feature travel photos taken by readers around the world. For our final Travel Zen of 2013, we asked our readers to send us their favorite photos from their travels this year.<p>This week's <i>Moment of Travel Zen</i> comes to us from Priscilla Lopez. Her photo, taken atop Mt. Fuji, embodies our …

VisaMapper Is A Magical Map Where You Can See Which Countries Require Visas To Visit

This might be the most brilliant thing a Reddit user has done in a while.<p>To curb the pain of the "do I need a visa?!" research headache, udit99 made a no-frills website called VisaMapper. Visitors select their nationality from a drop-down menu and instantly see, on a color-coded world map, which …

20 Books You Should Have Read in 2013

If like most of us you've spent most of 2013 lamenting the pile of unread books on your nightstand, now's your chance to make amends. Here, 2013's best releases, hand-selected by <i>ELLE</i>. Whether you enjoy heart-wrenching memoirs or action-packed fiction, find your match below:<p>Fiction<p>This is Paradise <b>by</b> …

11 Ways to Tie a Scarf -- in One Chart

<b>How does a man tie a scarf?</b><p>A simple question -- but one that has become more complex as the scarf itself has become more associated with women than men over the last 50 years.<p>This has led to a shift in how this classic men's accessory is viewed.<p>That's unfortunate.<p><b>The scarf is a classic, masculine</b> …

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New Video: Caskey feat. Machine Gun Kelly “Weak Stomach”

YMCMB’s quiet storm came through with a new video featuring his big bro Machine Gun Kelly. On “Weak Stomach,” Caskey spews out some influential bars …

Natural Light Photography Tips

Natural lighting in photos can give off a pure vibe that artificial lighting often has trouble providing for you. There are several techniques you …

11 Ways To Prevent Chapped Lips Besides Using ChapStick

You may not be able to remember the exact moment when you got hooked on ChapStick, but if you're anything like the HuffPost Style editors, life hasn't been the same since.<p>The tiny tubes have taken over any space that's left in our handbags and on our nightstands. However, we still find ourselves …

Health | Yahoo Lifestyle

Wellness<p>Brittany Jones-Cooper<p>Over the past decade, people have gotten more serious about sun protection and for one very good reason — melanoma. From …