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40 philosophies from famous marketers throughout history

I believe you can learn something from everyone — as long as you’re listening. We’re always building on the legacy and lessons of those who have come before us.<p>For marketers, this is quite a legacy indeed. Although the discipline of marketing only emerged in the 1900s, it builds on a foundation of …

Marketing

50 things you should be doing without thinking if you want to be an entrepreneur

Instead, the best lessons come from experience, and only by adopting beneficial habits on a daily basis can you gradually attain the excellent leadership, decision-making, and adaptability necessary to assure your success as a startup founder.<p>Those lessons? To get you started, here are 50 of the …

Self-improvement

This 500-Year-Old Book Revolutionized How We See Cities

The very first atlas of cities shows us how little has changed about our collective obsession with cityscapes.<p>Probably more than any other physical phenomenon, cities are a reflection of the incredible complexity of the modern world. And in the mid-1500s, as modern cities began to burgeon …

50 universal truths that will make you more successful

I've been a journalist for the better part of two decades and during that time I've interviewed and written about thousands of people in various stages of success, from CEOs of multibillion companies to entrepreneurs launching startups (including one founder who launched a startup while fighting …

7 Books That Every Middle-Aged Person Should Read This Fall

Shake the sand out of your summer books and get started on these now.<p>While we still have beach sand in the pages of our summer reading books, we wanted to get a jump on our fall must-read list. Here's what our Facebook followers suggested, including a few oldies-but-goodies we might have missed on …

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend

Here are 25 books recommended by some of the top CEOs in the world to kick off your reading list.<p>Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few …

19 Awesome New Books You Need To Read This Fall

You're going to need a bigger bookshelf.

Books

Annual Turnover $2 Billion

ISIS is the richest terror organization the world has known. Its annual turnover amounts to around $2 billion, and some analyst estimate the number to be $3 billion.<p>Main funding sources: oil trade, kidnapping and ransom, collection of protection and taxes, bank robberies and looting.Goal: the …

The Best Books We Read In August

<i>We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, and much, much more- there are book</i> …

Russia wants a piece of the possible treasure on the Nazi ghost train

According to The Telegraph, the Russian website Sputnik interviewed a "human rights lawyer" regarding the rumored treasure stashed on a train of "military nature" between the Polish towns of Wroclaw and Walbrzych.<p>"Representatives of Russia should undoubtedly be involved in determining the value of …

4 Major Personality Types and Ideal Careers for Each One [Infographic]

Are you a pragmatist or caretaker--and what does that mean for your career?<p>Everyone has different strengths, weaknesses, and traits that lend to their success in different areas.<p>Personally, I love the analytical, data-driven nature of my work. And, not to blow my own horn, but I'm pretty good at …

23 fascinating diagrams reveal how to negotiate with people around the world

British linguist Richard D. Lewis charted communication patterns as well as leadership styles and cultural identities in his book, "When Cultures Collide," which is now in a third edition. His organization offers classes in cross-cultural communication for clients like Unilever and BMW.<p>Although …

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The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

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23 books we’ve loved so far this year

The Book of Aron<p>By Jim Shepard<p>In the summer of 1942, German soldiers expelled almost 200 starving children from an orphanage in the Warsaw Ghetto and packed them into rail cars bound for Treblinka. Drawing on his imagination and dozens of historical sources, Shepard brings the Warsaw orphanage to …

Cataphracts: Armored Warriors and their Horses of War

By the 7th and 8th centuries B.C., the role of the chariot in battle was gradually being replaced by cavalry units in the Near East. Some were armed …

The bold and the beautiful

The secret of photographing Hollywood stars is not to put them on a pedestal, says George Holz, whose new book of portraits shows how it’s done<p>Today, it’s a stylish coffee shop feted for its almond croissants, but in the late Eighties the ground floor of 400 Lafayette Street, New York City, was the …

The Complete Guide to 2015’s Best Summer Movies

The Magazine<p>Let us take you on a journey of the world. Each issue of the Gear Patrol Magazine comes packed with adventures, guides and stories …

10 of the best festivals in Europe ... that you’ve probably never heard of

Photograph: PR<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/29/1430317190751/9d096a31-f282-4133-8779-85a6d357bda0-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>84<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/29/1430317191028/9d096a31-f282-4133-8779-85a6d357bda0-140x84.jpeg<p>140<p>…

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Travel

Top 10 Booze-Infused Getaways

Vacations are all about letting loose, so it's no surprise that more and more travelers are opting for locations known for their libations. Whether you're a former keg stand champion with an affinity for beer, prefer to sip wine while soaking up culture or only like liquor when it's used for an …

14 of the most beautiful churches in Europe

RELIGION plays a major role in the history of Europe. To this day, the majority of Europeans label themselves as Christians, and so much of the …

The Best Foods To Eat When You're Feeling Bloated

Here are six foods and drinks that help you bring your belly back down to size.<p>By Jessica Migala<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>The Best Things to Eat When You Feel Bloated

9 Ways Your Dog Knows You Better Than Anyone Else

When I was in high school, I experienced my first real heartbreak. I was in the lowest of moods and moped around the house like a modern-day Eeyore. Everyone left me alone to "grieve" in peace -- everyone, that is, except for my dog.<p>Sapp followed me around like a shadow as I sulked and quietly hid …

Pets

5 Countries That Are Small Enough to See in One Day

Don't have more than a few days to explore a destination? Don't worry; when it comes to the tiniest countries and territories in the world, one day is plenty time for a visit. Here's our list of 10 travel-worthy micro-countries you'll want to explore.<p><i>By Cynthia Drescher, CNTraveler.com</i><p>Don't have …

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The Most Bizarre Buildings in All 50 States

Every state in the Union lays claim to something special. Those bragging rights extend to their more curious contributions, too. We rounded up funny, fascinating, and architecturally odd structures in every state to prove there's plenty of weird to be found.<p>By Joe McGauley<p>Every state in the Union …

Wikimedia

5 Spots With The Clearest Waters In The World

Wouldn't it be nice if you could actually SEE what's beneath you? Well, you're in luck, because each of these 10 places has water that's so clear, it's pretty much equivalent to swimming inside a Poland Spring bottle. Or a Fiji bottle, if you're super fancy.<p>By: Gianni Jaccoma<p>How many times have you …

Poland Spring

9 Books To Read By Mexican Authors

In search of books penned south of the Rio Grande? Mexican authors have composed some of the most profound, intelligent, and heartfelt works of literature of all time, but, unfortunately, many of these writers still go unnoticed by the mainstream.<p>Jump-start your Latino-focused reading by picking up …