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Making Obligation Travel Meaningful

Here's how to get the most from a trip out of town, even when it's not a vacation.<p>One of my all-time favorite travel experiences lasted just half an hour. I was with my former college roommate, Keith, and we’d just spent the weekend in Oxford, Mississippi, for a friend’s wedding. The weekend was …

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Which Place Is More Sexist: The Middle East Or Latin America?

A semi-naked woman in a sequined Carnival costume. A veiled woman with only her eyes showing in a <i>niqab</i>. Two stereotypes of two vastly different regions — Latin America and the Middle East.<p>On the surface, these two images couldn't be more diametrically opposed. What could the two have in common, …

George R.R. Martin: The Rolling Stone Interview

On a cold night in January, George R.R. Martin sits inside the Jean Cocteau Cinema, a revival theater that he owns in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he …

Stressed About Money? 6 Ways to Combat It

<i>by Jane Bianchi</i><p>Whether you’re pulling your hair out because you can’t seem to save enough money for your emergency fund or you’re having a hard time dealing with your significant other’s spending habits, various types of money anxiety can be triggered by what one expert labels as “thinking …

What The World's Top Leaders Look For When They Hire

The job search process is no walk in the park. Applying and interviewing for a job can be stressful and strenuous for the candidate—and the process isn’t always much easier for those trying to fill the open position.<p>Hiring managers take huge risks every day. They strive to recruit top tier talent, …