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12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

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15 Things That Make Your LinkedIn Profile and Resume Look Really Unprofessional

Put your best foot forward on LinkedIn and with your resume. Remember: You have only one chance to make a great first impression.<p>If you're serious about landing a new job, then you need a LinkedIn profile and résumé that looks just as serious and professional as you are. Remember: First impressions …

Interview With Confidence: Five Things Not To Say In A Job Interview

In my acting days, a casting director gave this great piece of advice: Stop thinking of the casting director as the enemy. The casting director wants nothing more than that next audition to feature THE ONE, so the project can get casted and everyone can move on….If you replace “casting director” …

16 Lists to Make to Jump-Start Your Career in 2016

If you want to get a headstart on your New Year's resolutions, it's time to get organized.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>There's nothing I love more than a good list, especially at the end of the year, when …

After the Interview: 8 Key Steps to Land the Job

You found the job opening, scheduled the interview, met the boss and now all there is to do is wallow in anxiety and check your email every 15 …

Google just revealed the incredibly simple formula for killer résumés

It’s not exactly E=mc².<p>But for would-be job hunters, it’s probably a lot more useful.<p>In a Q&A-style interview with Google’s senior vice president of people operations Laszlo Bock, The New York Times’s Tom Friedman fished a few seriously helpful words of wisdom out of the search giant’s human …

5 Email Marketing Practices To Stop Doing Today (and What to Do Instead)

Many people, including myself, use email subscriptions to stay in touch with our favorite companies and bloggers. We sign up for blog articles, …

Exploring the sacred grounds of Kyoto and Nara

Take your time, and your camera, to some of the world's most iconic temples<p>I dream of traveling the world -– experiencing rich cultures and learning new things. Walking past innately sculptured ancient architecture, smelling their local dishes and taking a leap of faith by embracing their …

An insider guide to Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market

Or, why there's more to a Tsukiji trip than posing with a giant dead tuna at 5 a.m.<p>In normal times, Tokyo’s world-renowned Tsukiji wholesale fish market is crowded with gawping tourists out for an early-morning glimpse of the colorful tuna auctions and a taste of fresh-from-the-ocean sushi for …

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

Tokyo Travel Guide | CNN Travel

So you want to feel an earthquake? Now you can<p>Sushi 101: Learn how to eat raw fish like a pro<p>Behind the scenes at Tokyo's Robot Restaurant<p>Where Tokyo's top bartender likes to drink and dine<p>5 Tokyo neighborhoods getting a lot of buzz<p>Top places to see Tokyo's fall colors<p>15 sights that make Tokyo so …

How to see the northern lights in Iceland | CNN Travel

Homes with a Colorful City Vibe

• 1 |<p>The first of this duo of designs is a home in Kiev, which has a feminine feel without resorting to the all too overused pink and sparkly, or fuzzy …

Formal Dining Room Decor

• 1 |<p>In this space dual height windows create a sun spot for dining that has been furnished with geometric modern dining chairs, which allow the …

Vibrant Blue and Purple Apartment Decor

• 1 |<p>Fresh white was used as the predominant base color to keep the apartment feeling spacious and airy, and the highly reflective floor helps to lift …

Blue and Yellow Home Decor

• 1 |<p>The open plan living area is arranged around a central column where a subtle gray console table is brightened by two sunshine yellow vases at each …

10 Super Pricey Apartments In New York

• 1 |<br>• Source: Corcoran<p>Weighing in at a massive $50,000 per month, this vision in white is a prewar penthouse duplex that has been converted by world …

Bold Decor Schemes

• 1 |<p>The first is a 105 square meter private home in the Netherlands, which goes bold with a midnight black wall that spans the entire length of the …

A Sleek and Sophisticated Singapore Shop House Renovation

A traditional facade of colonial architecture in Singapore masks a surprising twist within.<p>The dark warren of former rooms have been scraped out and …

852 Instagram Photos Turned Into Short Film That Takes You On A Trip Around The World

An Instagram short film from Thomas Jullien on Vimeo.<p>French artist Thomas Jullien took photos from 852 different Instagram users and stitched them together into a film, creating a brief tour around the world that touches down in Paris, Berlin, Sydney and New York.<p>The short turns the overlapping …

The Top 5 Most Shared Ads Of 2013

The past year's most viral ads were shocking, scary, or hilarious, but they all triggered a strong enough emotional response to inspire the viewer to share them with friends.<p>Video technology company Unruly just released a list of the most shared ads of 2013, based not upon views, but by how many …

How An Obscure YouTube Account For Truckers Became The Biggest Thing In Social Media This Week

But over the past year and change, Volvo Trucks has managed to do something rather impressive in a space where most of their competitors simply aren't found. In its series of "Live Test" stunts from the Swedish agency Forsman & Bodenfors, Volvo has not only highlighted the performance advantages of …

TV Is Dying, And Here Are The Stats That Prove It

Audience ratings have collapsed: Aside from a brief respite during the Olympics, there has been only negative ratings growth on broadcast and cable TV since September 2011, according to Citi Research.<p>Media stock analysts Craig Moffett and Michael Nathanson recently noted, "The pay-TV industry has …

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lazy pizza dough + favorite margherita pizza

Raise your hand if you never get pizza right when you make it at home — that the dough doesn’t rise in the time the recipe says it should or it’s …

6 Biggest Mistakes Brands Make on YouTube

In the beginning, YouTube was a playground for amateurs to post home movies, webcam confessionals and videos of cats chasing string. And it was …