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11 Full-time Travelers Share the Shoes That Have Never Let Them Down

See the sneakers, sandals, and hiking shoes that have stood up to years of exploring.<p>Think about how many steps you take during your normal routine: …

Walking Tours

Affordable houses can be built in 6 hours

8 Tiny Home Companies to Know Along the East Coast

These innovative tiny home builders offer beautiful, efficient dwellings up and down the East Coast.<p>From Maine to Florida, tiny home companies are springing up along the East Coast, providing wallet-friendly, design-forward houses that are 500 square feet or less. We've rounded up eight of our …

Framing

Amazing Prefab Cabins From Around The World

How many times did you feel like you wanted to just get away from everything and everyone and to spend some time in a small cabin in the middle of …

What Happens During an Amygdala Hijack

The term "amygdala hijack" was coined by psychologist Daniel Goleman in his 1995 book, <i>Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ.</i> Goleman …

12 Brilliant Tech Hacks For Your Next Trip

Ready, set, bookmark! To make your trips as hassle-free and enjoyable as possible, we've rounded up the best tech travel hacks on the web — from how to pack properly to how to share photos once you've returned, you'll find it all right here. How did we ever travel without them before?<p>When you're on …

Hacking

The Ivy Lee Method: A 100-year old, 15-minute routine for stress-free productivity

In the early 1900s, Charles M. Schwab, President of Bethlehem Steel Corporation — a steel and shipping company — wanted to increase the efficiency of …

Time Management

Who Knew Blockchain Could Make Government This Easy? This Italian CIO, That’s Who.

The Italian province of South Tyrol is best known for its alpine mountains and ski resorts. With the highest concentration of Michelin-starred …

36 Hours in Gothenburg, Sweden

Swedes didn’t always adore Gothenburg. The resurgent second city, equidistant between Copenhagen and Oslo on Sweden’s western coast, was long viewed as a grungy port in slow decline. But locals saw the potential. Languishing neighborhoods became incubators for improvisational creative projects — in …

Swimming Pools

How to Get an 'All You Can Fly' Summer Pass to See Everything There Is to See in Norway

After booking the first flight with their unlimited pass, travelers can change their itinerary as much as they would like, up to two hours before …

Lingerie That Celebrates Women of All Sizes (Because, Duh)

In a perfect world, every brand everywhere would offer sizing that suited every body in existence. Is that currently the case? It, unfortunately, is …

Google Keep has taken over my Task Management and GTD

Why more users don’t use Google Keep is a mystery to me because it’s awesome. It has changed how I use to-dos, GTD, Task Management, Project …

TIny House Cabin Hotel Glass Roof Iceland Northern Lights

Apparently, catching a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis isn't the easiest exploratory feat to check off your travel bucket list. But one surefire way …

11 of the Amex Platinum Card's Most Valuable Benefits

The Amex Platinum may have a $550 annual fee, but it doesn’t take much to get much more than that in value from its perks. This card ranks …

Flying

Keys to the backwaters: a coastal Florida road trip

To say that Florida has a mixed reputation is like saying my president occasionally utters unusual sentences. We have packs of tourists wandering the mega-theme parks of greater Orlando like flocks of flightless birds; locust swarms of spring breakers funnelling beers in Panama City before leaving …

Florida

20+ Pairs Of Plus-Size Jeans That Are Anything But Blah

Sourcing out a good pair of plus-size jeans can feel like falling into an abyss of the same disproportionately sized-up skinnies and baggy boot-cut …

As the 747 Begins Its Final Approach, a Pilot Takes a Flight Down Memory Lane

How much do I, a Boeing 747 pilot, love the airplane that I fly? It’s tough, and maybe a little embarrassing, to answer. But as the iconic jet’s eventual retirement draws closer, I am surely not the only 747 fan who’s taking some very long flights down memory lane.<p>To share with you the jumbo …

Lands' End Launched the Coziest Athleisure Collection for All You Homebodies

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Clothing

The Best Vintage Clothing Shops for Curvy Girls

Vintage clothing sellers on Etsy truly run the style gamut, offering one-of-a-kind collections built around trends, time periods, or even color palettes to convey their shop’s unique aesthetic. But there’s one common philosophy among many vintage clothing sellers on Etsy—and many Etsy sellers, full …

Curvy

The 5 Worst Packing Mistakes, From an Expert

Vacation is relaxing, but the preparation? Not so much. It's usually 10 p.m. the night before a flight when I find myself pulling jeans and underwear …

'I thought newsreader dresses and kitten heels made me look grown up. Then I realised I needed to dress for me, not the person I thought I should be'

I call them the newsreader dresses. They hang in my wardrobe, stiff and structured, as if on military parade. The hems are knee-length. The necklines are square-cut. For the most part they come in block colours: pillarbox red, royal blue, grey-beige.<p>I take them out occasionally, not to wear, but to …

Strapless bras for big boobs exist, and we're adding these 13 to our lingerie drawer

If you’re a DDD or larger, chances are by now you’ve given up on finding the perfect strapless bra. It’s a challenge. Either they offer no support, …

Summer Business Attire for Cool Working Girls

Summer business attire: not the easiest thing to master, truth be told. Also probably the last thing you want to think about when everyone else seems …

The World’s Best Places for Airplane Spotting

Courtesy of Unsplash.com<p>Flying is a thrill, but sometimes just watching the planes can be equally fun.<p>Aviation lovers will tell you that there’s …

Airline Stopover Programs Can Be a Huge Tourism Catalyst

When IcelandAir launched its stopover program in 1948, the year the airline made its debut, it was out of necessity—not savvy marketing. Without a …

Air Canada

Healthy Travels: Ease Jet Lag With These Wellness Carry-ons

How many times have you booked a killer vacation, only to arrive at your destination after a miserable plane ride feeling exhausted, stiff and out of …

Victoria Beckham on her children as her toughest critics: 'Harper asked me if I would please not wear that for school pick-up'

It’s a mark in Victoria Beckham’s favour that the most appealing thing at her Victoria, Victoria Beckham preview isn’t automatically the designer herself.<p>Make no mistake: Beckham, a four-time British Vogue cover star and the woman behind one of the hottest tickets at New York Fashion Week, will …

7 Steps to a Perfectly Written Business Plan

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every business needs to have a written business plan. Whether it’s to provide direction or attract investors, a business plan is vital for the success for your organization. But, how do you write a business plan?<p>SBA.gov …

Small Business

16 Free Things You Have To Do In San Francisco

San Francisco is such a fun city to visit and that’s a view that’s shared by many-a-traveller! I’ve genuinely never met anyone who’s visited and …

European Travel