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This Is Where Italian Girls Go on Summer Vacation (and Why You Should Too)

When planning your first trip to Italy, there are a few standout cities that provide a perfect first glimpse at the Italian way of life. But after …

Italy

According to Harvard, This 1 Leadership Trait Separates Exceptional Leaders From the Rest

Better team collaboration, stronger employee commitment, and lower staff turnover are possible, if you can lead with compassion.<p>When researchers Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqueline Carter looked at the factors that separated exceptional leaders from the pack, one trait stood out above the rest: …

Self-Reflection

A Ramadan etiquette guide for non-Muslims

<b>(CNN) —</b> There are 7.6 billion people in the world. And a full 24% of them -- 1.8 billion -- are fasting from sunup to sundown. Every day. For an entire month.<p>It's Ramadan, the holiest month of the Muslim calendar. But what if you're not a Muslim -- just a caring, considerate person. Is there …

Islam

LifeProof's New Backpacks Prove Themselves Worthy of Your Life

Having tackled complete protection of all our favorite phones, LifeProof applies their specialized experience to creating some amazing new …

13 things to tweak when setting up a Windows 10 laptop

Get your new laptop set up just the way you want it. Here's a baker's dozen of settings to check or change. And when you are done here, be sure to check out the best new features of Windows 10 April 2018 Update, its hidden gems and the new privacy settings.<p>Check for updates<p>Microsoft releases a …

Software

10 Modern Accessories That’ll Up Dad’s Style Game

Let’s face it: Dad needs an update.<p>This Father’s Day, treat your old man to something with a little more pizzazz than your standard-fare “#1 Dad” mug. We’ve rounded up some of the most sophisticated, stylish, and just damn useful accessories your dad could want. Ramp up your dad’s life with modern …

40 Years of Leadership Taught Me 3 Rules That All Managers Should Follow

Leadership is greater than the sum of its parts.<p>In more than four decades in the corporate world, I've learned many management lessons -- some the hard way.<p>I've also endeavored to share some of the wisdom I've picked up from those lessons with the sharp, ambitious, young men and women at Stanford …

How to take long exposure iPhone photos [Quick Tips]

They say the best camera is the one you have with you. And when isn’t the iPhone with you? iPhone photography has created a whole new generation of amateur photographers. While you may be looking for the next great app to help produce some stunning photos, did you know you can easily recreate a …

12 Phrases that Will Make Your Audience Put Down Their Cell Phones and Pay Attention to You

Know the magic word that cuts through the noise<p>Franklin Delano Roosevelt once gave this pithy advice for making a good presentation:<p>"Be sincere. Be brief. Be seated."<p>As a professional speaker and presentation coach for the past two decades, I agree with this public speaking wisdom, and I would add …

Exactly How Many Reps and Sets You Need to Do to Build Muscle and Get Strong

Starting out on a weightlifting workout plan can get confusing and overwhelming: Exactly how much weight should I be lifting? How many reps should I do? How many sets? And what should be the rest time in between?<p>Fortunately, personal trainer Max Weber, NASM, ACE, set the record straight with an …

How to speed up your internet and stop your ISP tracking you

Your entire DNS browsing history can be recorded by your ISP, and will soon be sold to anyone who wants it.<p>DNS is what sends you to the correct site when you browse the internet, but it is also non-encrypted, and reveals your entire browsing history. Your browser’s private mode does nothing, and …

25 Bottles of Argentine Malbec to Drink Right Now

Whether you're drinking for Malbec World Day or just looking for a solid bottle to pair with dinner, these wines won't do you wrong.<p>The rise of …

Wine & Spirits

This Incredible Time-Lapse Video Shows a Man's 42-Pound Weight Loss Over 12 Weeks

Hunter Hobbs talked to Menshealth.com about carving that six-pack.<p>Hunter Hobbs, 24, decided to go "all out" for three months with diet and exercise starting January 1st<br>• He took a shirtless photo every day, then created a time-lapse video showcasing his transformation<br>• Hobbs talked to Menshealth.com …

If You Want to Be a Great Leader, You Should Stop Using These Phrases Now

Your words have the power to either inspire or discourage your employees<p>When you're a manager, your employees are constantly watching to see how you behave and what you say. As a result, it's important to be intentional about your choice of words in any setting.<p>As the boss, there are certain things …

5 Investing Apps That Make Money Without You Thinking About It

It's time you got a rounding-up, socially responsible, Wall Street-occupying investment app.<p>Making money without thinking about it has never been …

20 Unmissable Attractions in the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic has one of the most geographically unique landscapes of any Caribbean country. In addition to the warm beaches, the Dominican …

Dominican Republic

2017 Mercedes-Benz G550 4×4 Squared Review: $230,000, And Worth Every Penny in Shock Value Alone

A 40-year-old off-roader as expensive as a supercar—and even more attention-grabbing.<p>Will Sabel Courtney<p>Will Sabel CourtneyView Will Sabel Courtney's …

Photo tour: The magical island of Santorini, Greece

Santorini Island, known as Thira to the Greeks, was once home to a wealthy maritime society. A violent volcanic eruption destroyed the community, but left behind the dramatic landscapes the island is now famous for. The coast is lined with black-sand beaches, scarred hills and steep cliffs. Inland, …

Media Management

A Guide To Pilot’s Watches

Pilot’s watches might strike you as an incredibly specific subgenre. In fact, they were arguably the first watches altogether – for men, at least.<p>In …

Rolex’s ‘Pepsi’ GMT Master II Is the Most Talked About Watch Release of 2018

Here is the watch that's already Instagram famous.<p>The very second the Rolex GMT-Master II with a “Pepsi” bezel on a jubilee bracelet was launched in …

41 Useful AF Products That'll Captivate Every Practical Person

I like to consider myself a minimalist (or an aspiring one, anyway), but I'm also regularly finding and writing about products that'll fascinate …

Symphony of the Seas: World's largest cruise ship sets sail

<b>(CNN) —</b> After three years of construction, the world's largest cruise ship just set sail from Barcelona, Spain, on its inaugural voyage to destinations around the Mediterranean.<p>But the ship's record-breaking size isn't its only claim to fame.<p>The Symphony of the Seas is home to the tallest …

30 of Vietnam's most beautiful places

<b>(CNN) —</b> Thanks in part to its serpentine shape and lengthy coastline, Vietnam is home to wildly diverse landscapes.<p>Traveling around the Southeast Asian country, you'll be surrounded by photogenic scenery -- from lush rice terraces in northern Sapa to the white sandy beaches of Phu Quoc.<p>Vietnam's …

This is the last VPN you are ever going to need, and it's on sale

There's an age-old adage that goes, "get a VPN or risk getting your Google search history exposed to the entirety of the Internet."<p>Okay, fine, so …

You can soon see (and delete) everything Apple knows about you

Apple will soon let you download all the information it has stored about you, modify it, or even delete it. The privacy change is required by a new European law, but is also in-line with Apple’s policy to not spy on its customers. This sets it apart from rivals like Google and Facebook.<p>Apple …

A local’s guide to Lisbon: 10 top tips

Before I moved to Lisbon, almost a quarter of a century ago, someone told me: “From afar, it looks like a queen. But from closer you see that the old empress’s make-up is smudged and flaking, and that the ornaments fluttering in the wind are not lace, but someone’s laundry drying at the windows. …

European Travel

The 9 Coolest Watches We Saw at Baselworld 2018

It’s not a surprise to see some truly spectacular watches at Baselworld, the timepiece trade show where brands like Rolex, Tudor, Omega, and Patek …

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

How Can I Train for a Half Marathon Only a Month Away?

Have you run into the problem that you let the calendar get away from you? You may have registered for a half marathon or a walking event such as the …

Marathons

This Video of the New Porsche 911 GT3 RS is Pure Automotive Pornography

Porsche's latest video thrusts viewers into the motorsport-driven world of the 2019 911 GT3 RS.<p>Youtube/Porsche<p>In a sea of car-related channels on …