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The 10 Cheapest Cities In The World

When I was in Nicaragua in 2011, I had a friend who was renting a room with her boyfriend in Managua.<p>They each paid $25 per month for rent. The bus ride to their job cost 10 American cents.<p>Point being: There are places in the world where your dollar can go a very long way.<p>This is important. If …

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To Crack Down On Rhino Poaching, Authorities Turn To Drones

A crowd of wildlife rangers gathered on a woody hillside in Nepal last year to try something they'd never done before. A man held what looked like an overgrown toy airplane in his right hand, arm cocked as if to throw it into the sky. As his fellow rangers cheered, he did just that. A propeller …

20 Things We Wish Someone Had Told Us At Graduation

So we decided to ask our editorial and senior staff here at Business Insider, "What do you wish someone had told you at graduation?"<p>Our colleagues had a lot to say, from how important it is to take care of your finances to not worrying about the first five years after graduation (you read that …

Why You Can't Afford To Waste Your Twenties

But psychologist Dr. Meg Jay says millennials have taken it too far, that this decade is not a time for indulgent self-exploration.<p>In her book, The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter And How To Make The Most Of Them Now , Jay says that if you follow everyone else's advice about "finding …

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“Seek Out Those That Will Take A Risk On You”: DJ Patil’s Inspired Commencement Speech

The Greylock Partners data scientist shows how chaos theory and kindness go together–and can lead to a job, a career, a life, the universe, and everything.<p>A great story–and some excellent career advice–came out of DJ Patil’s commencement speech at the University of California’s School of …