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The 24 hottest honeymoon destinations right now

For some, paradise is lounging on a beach with soft white sand and clear aquamarine water surrounded by palm trees.<p>For others, it's roaming the streets and enjoying the charm of a romantic city like Paris.<p>Either way, chances are you'll find an ideal honeymoon spot in our list of newlywed …

11 Crazy Cool Luxury Hotels That Will Give You Insane Wanderlust

Ever wanted to sleep in a tree house? What about an igloo? It’s pretty clear that travel these days can get a bit monotonous — land, arrive at hotel, unpack, go to the beach, eat at said hotel, sleep and repeat. That’s why we’ve rounded up some extravagant travel accommodations that will scare, …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

Writing

10 Reasons Your Belly Fat Isn't Going Away

A little bit of belly fat is actually good for you: it protects your stomach, intestines, and other delicate organs. But too much fat is anything but …

Wisdom in the Age of Information and the Importance of Storytelling in Making Sense of the World: An Animated Essay

For my part in the 2014 Future of Storytelling Summit, I had the pleasure of collaborating with animator Drew Christie — the talent behind that wonderful short film about Mark Twain and the myth of originality — on an animated essay that I wrote and narrated, exploring a subject close to my heart …

The Power of Sleep

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Sleep

18 Clever Uses for the Space Under Your Stairs

Have you ever found yourself searching for the perfect place to snuggle up and read a book? Or maybe you’ve filled up every corner of your place and you still need more space. While it may seem impossible, we can think of one spot you probably haven’t looked. Under your stairs! You may need to put …

London and the U.K. From Above

Photographer Jason Hawkes has been making fascinating aerial images since 1991. With a gyro-stabilized camera, he takes photos directly from the open door of a helicopter. Hawkes has covered subjects around the world, but specializes in aerial shots of the United Kingdom. Once more, he's been kind …

The Ultimate Guide to LinkedIn Marketing

Published 09/14/2012 by Jayson DeMers | 2 Comments<p>Shares 2K<p>LinkedIn is one of the fastest-growing social networking sites for professionals and …

How To Choose The Right Social Media Networks For Your B2B Business

One of the most important steps in launching a successful social media campaign is choosing the right platform to connect with your audience. For B2B …

Marketing

Keys To Better Understanding The New Consumer - Future Of Work

Did you know a client needs to be exposed to a message three to five times before they will trust it? That’s according to a 2012 survey performed by …

10 Steps a Local Business Can Take Today to Improve SEO

Would you like to get more customers for your brick-and-mortar business?<p>That’s a rhetorical question. If you have a brick-and-mortar business, <i>of</i> …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

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How Long It Takes to Form a New Habit

<i>“We are what we repeatedly do,”</i> Will Durant observed in summarizing Aristotle. <i>“Could the young but realize how soon they will become mere walking bundles of habits, they would give more heed to their conduct while in the plastic state,”</i> William James wrote. But how, exactly, do we rewire our habits …

Facebook still king of social networking, and 63 percent of its users check in daily

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Zef Nikolla<p>Facebook may or may not have a problem with teens, but it is entrenched in mainstream American life, …

News is bad for you – and giving up reading it will make you happier

News is bad for your health. It leads to fear and aggression, and hinders your creativity and ability to think deeply. The solution? Stop consuming it altogether<p>In the past few decades, the fortunate among us have recognised the hazards of living with an overabundance of food (obesity, diabetes) …

OpenDesk: a revolution in furniture design - video

OpenDesk is an open design project from up and coming designer Nick Ierodiaconou. The project unites furniture buyers with a network of local makers. Pieces are available with four different degrees of completion – from plans to flatpack and ready to assemble – according to price and ability to …

Pinterest's Newly Restored Creative Headquarters

Standard cubicles and traditional cafeterias are a thing of the past, as growing companies, particularly in the social media circuit, are opting for a more open environment that allows for employee interaction. Earlier today, Katie shared Twitter's main global office with us and now we bring you …

San Francisco

Legatum Prosperity Index 2017 :: Legatum Prosperity Index 2017

The Legatum Prosperity Index offers a unique insight into how prosperity is forming and changing across the world.

Unique

The 13 Best Psychology and Philosophy Books of 2013

After the best biographies, memoirs, and history books of 2013, the season’s subjective selection of best-of reading lists continue with the most stimulating psychology and philosophy books published this year. (Catch up on the 2012 roundup here and 2011’s here.)<p>1. ON LOOKING: ELEVEN WALKS WITH …

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Study: The Brains Of Men And Women Are Different...With A Few Major Caveats

You’re probably aware that there’s been a little debate during, I don’t know, the last few thousand years, about what makes men and women think differently. Neuroscience, never afraid to jump into the fray, is weighing in with a few possible answers, though the answers are anything but immune to …

19 Reasons Why Willpower Fails You, And What To Do About It

Ever tried? Ever failed? No Matter. Try again, fail again, fail better.<p><i>–Samuel Beckett</i><p>Willpower is an essential ingredient in achieving, overcoming, and becoming — so why does it so often fail us? Below I offer 19 science-based reasons why will and will alone isn’t enough, with suggestions peppered …