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How Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, And Other Self-Made Billionaires Got Their Big Break

You call it a big break.<p>Every success story has one.<p>Even luminaries like Sheryl Sandberg, Steve Jobs, and Howard Schultz had a moment where the path of their future clicked into focus.<p>Here are the big breaks that helped these execs build 10-digit fortunes.

Howard Schultz

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

How to See Times Square Without the Hassle

<b>This is how you get the jaw-dropping views of the "Crossroads of the World" ... without having to fight the crowds.</b><p><i>By Mackenzie Allison for Where</i><p>Nothing beats the impact of your first trip to Times Square. It's a must-visit destination for visitors, a place of larger-than-life establishments and …

How to Start a Business in 10 Days

This story appears in the September 2013 issue of <i>Startups</i>. Subscribe »<p>With an executive staffing venture about to open, a business loan from the in-laws gnawing at her conscience and a new baby to care for, Michelle Fish was already feeling the pressure. But what really pushed her over the edge was …

Small Business

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in debt, and by the time I …

Personal Finance

4 Cheap Alternatives For Your Summer Vacation

No surprises here that Latin America and Europe are topping the list of preferred destinations for travelers this summer. And it should come as a shock to absolutely no one that "popular" also translates to "pricey."<p>An easy way to make the most out of your trip is to take the road less traveled, …

World's Best Pool Scenes

From a century-old Cote d'Azur icon (complete with trapeze) to a desert oasis hipster hang, pools are as much about the scene as they are about the swimming. <b>Jetsetter.com</b> dives into the good, the rad and the boozy.<p><b>Ace Hotel & Swim Club (Palm Springs, CA)</b><p>When the boho babes of LA tire of the …

Reader Recs: World’s Best Beach Towns

Summer is officially underway in the Northern Hemisphere, and if you’re anything like me, that means one thing—beach season. Whether it be a long weekend at Wrightsville Beach in North Carolina or an extended stay in sandy Punta Cana, I’m always ready for an ocean breeze and the sweet tang of …

World's 15 Best Waterfront Cities

In most large cities around the world, waterways are the norm, not the exception--but some places capitalize on their location more than others. These 15 cities all have unique personalities centered around their waterfronts, where visitors can stroll along bustling harbors, sample the catch of the …

Cape Town

5 Amazing Libraries You Must Visit

Modern libraries that are far from those dingy book crypts from your research paper nightmares!<p>Photo by: japanese_craft_construction<p>To safeguard libraries from analog death, modern book houses are spruced up with crazy cool architectural cues and new forms of media to keep you people comfortable …

Libraries

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places | CNN Travel

Travel Tuesday: Amazing Places You Can Swim With Sharks

Nothing sends ocean swimmers fleeing for shore faster than a fin sighting. The word "shark" alone is enough to scare most people, immediately calling to mind the menacing theme song for the movie <i>Jaws</i> -- and, of course, all the gruesome attack scenes therein. But some people look past the Shark …

Snorkel

A Weekend in Wiltshire: Where to Stay, Eat and Visit

There's possibly no better place to truly experience the alluring and dark history of England than in Wiltshire County. There's the tangible history you can see and touch like the remains of Stone Henge, Avebury and Old Sarum. And then there's the history you only hear about, the mythological …

European Travel

Fly South for Winter: Skiing in New Zealand & Australia

Summer skiing in North America exists, but the options are few and far between. Take a trip below the Equator, however, and you'll find something different... the seasons are flipped.<p>South America may be the best-known Southern Hemisphere skiing spot, but New Zealand and Australia also make worthy …

50 Places In Europe You Need To Visit In Your Lifetime

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to tasting Chianti in Italy's Tuscany region, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.

European Travel