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11 of the best things to do in New York on a budget - from cheap and free sightseeing to micro hotels and local food

At a glance, you'd be forgiven for thinking New York is all skyscrapers, chic cocktail bars and busy businessmen or fashionistas shelling out loads …

10 Under-the-Radar North American Wine Regions You Need to Visit

While we love Napa and Sonoma, there are many other wine regions to visit without leaving the continent that are just as beautiful. From British …

10 Best National Parks to Visit This Spring

Once spring has sprung, it’s time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. And what better way to experience nature than in some of our magnificent …

5 Ultra-Rare Leadership Habits That Separate the Best Ones From Everyone Else

It's also the fastest way to build trust in an organization.<p>Best-selling author and researcher Dr. Bren Brown calls vulnerability "the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change."<p>Her now-historic and viral Ted Talk, <i>The Power of Vulnerability</i>, has long solidified the importance of vulnerability …

The one question we should all ask ourselves at the end of the day

Josh Davis, Ph.D. is the author of the international bestseller, Two Awesome Hours: Science-Based Strategies to Harness Your Best Time and Get Your …

18 Uncomfortable Things You Need to Do If You Don’t Want to Regret 2018

When you look back on the past year, don’t think of the pain you felt. Think of the strength you gained, and appreciate how far you’ve come. You’ve …

Happiness

The Secret To Controlling Your Emotions -- Before They Control You

We’ve all felt how draining fear-based emotions can be. Nothing saps our team’s life force more than panic, overreaction, and upset that is unfounded.<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p><b>Emotions Have Energy</b><p>Thanks to David Hawkins, MD, PhD, we have proof that emotions have measurable energy and can either foster or …

Emotional Intelligence

12 incredible experiences you need to have in Canada

PARTYING AT THE LARGEST comedy festival on Earth and kayaking in the world’s highest tides, drinking Iceberg Vodka — while looking out at icebergs — …

13 Purchases Under $500 That Will Significantly Elevate Your Success

Often the things that have the biggest impact on your success are small and inexpensive. While <b>I don’t promote consumerism</b> or excessive spending, …

An Easy BUT Effective Way That Helps You Sleep Better And Relieve Stress

How can something so simple as sleeping with weighted blankets be a solution to stress, anxiety, insomnia and more? Messed up sleep can create a long …

Sleep

40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

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Cities In Spain Which You Must Visit

Sharing is caring!<p>According to many people, Spain is the <b>perfect destination</b> for everyone who want to enjoy in their holiday. The cities are offering</b> …

Road to $1 Million: 7 Reliable Sources of Income You Can Trust

Ever heard the saying, "the average millionaire has 7 sources of income"? Well that's what this post is about... generating those sources of income.<p>I've carefully selected 7 income sources that have a low barrier of entry.<p>So let's begin...<p>1. Binary Options<p>Worried about the risk of investing? Or …

Canadian oil producers face pressure to further slash spending, limit losses

Oil producers are facing renewed pressure to slash costs as crude prices tumble well below even the most bearish expectations of a few months ago.<p>U.S. West Texas intermediate (WTI) oil collapsed to under $27 (U.S.) a barrel, skidding far below the already miserly forecasts set by some of Canada's …

The global oil glut is going to get worse — and it will be all Canada’s fault

Some of the world’s most expensive crude lies trapped inside Canada’s oilsands. But the lingering legacy of US$100 barrels means the nation is …

Once in high demand, North Dakota oil-by-rail shunned on East Coast | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - In 2012, Plains All American bought a shuttered Virginia refinery for $300 million to use as a terminal and storage hub, betting that East Coast refiners would need to look beyond their own rail yards to satisfy their thirst for cut-price inland crude in coming years.<p>Unused oil …

Fund managers who called oil debacle say they'll stay away for years | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A number of mutual fund managers who dumped their shares in energy companies before oil slid to 12-year lows now see themselves avoiding the sector for years to come rather than picking up shares trading at their cheapest levels in years.<p>Specialist trader Meric Greenbaum works …

Exxon sees a world with less carbon but higher-cost emissions | Reuters

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp on Monday said efficiencies and increased use of renewable fuels will cut by half the carbon intensity of the world’s economy by 2040 but climate policies will increase the cost of greenhouse gas emissions, according to the company’s latest long-term outlook.<p>The …

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5 Unusual Morning Rituals That Will Change Your Life

I'm in!<p>The way you spend your first hour of waking up will make or break the rest of your day. If you find yourself shuffling about in the morning, …

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The Secret to Great Leadership Isn't What You Think | Inc.com

How are you developing your company's leaders, and becoming a better leader yourself?<p>If you're focusing on competencies, then you're not taking a practical-enough approach. Todd Warner, founder of consultancy Like Minds Advisory, writes in Harvard Business Review about how great leaders must plug …

Leadership

No One Told You the Book List for Improving Leadership Skills? I Will

Get ahead as a leader with these 8 books. You will be inspired by history's great leaders and get the latest research based leadership hacks.

21 Must-Read Fall Books

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>21 Must-Read Fall Books<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

These Are Andrew Carnegie's 10 Rules of Success

Andrew Carnegie arrived in the U.S. in 1848 with barely a dollar to his name. By 1901, he was the richest man in the world.<p>At the height of his …

Big Oil CEO: 'A Few People Are Going To Drown'

“None of us have a great sense for where oil prices are going,” said Al Walker, CEO of Anadarko Petroleum. So for some perspective Walker talked to his friend Jim Flores, CEO of Freeport McMoRan’s oil and gas business. “I asked him,” Walker said, “Jim, where are we going?”<p>Flores’ response: “Baby, …

3 Powerful Practices for Accessing the Healing Power of Your Mind

Justin Faerman, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>In recent years, a number of groundbreaking studies have been published showing a very direct link between our …

The best thing to eat in every country around the world

In Argentina, you must try the grilled meats.Shutterstock<p>What is the single dish visitors should not miss when visiting a foreign country?<p>Quora users set out to answer that question in a thread on the question-and-answer-based website, singling out the most iconic thing to eat in their homelands. …