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Travel tips and advice for the US: The 10 most amazing canyons you must visit

You may also like these photo galleries<p>Singapore's most famous hotel is bringing in two of the world's best chefs<p>Airbnb scraps Great Wall of China …

National Parks

Keeping Your Teeth White Is Actually Pretty Easy These Days

You just need a few essential steps.<p>Getting and keeping bright white teeth isn't particularly difficult—it just takes some strategic planning. Having a few key whitening products (and preventative measures) on hand can help keep them in line. Here are some of the best ones to get started.

33 Things to Do in Banff, Alberta

- | Category: Canada, Escapes, North America<p>Things to Do In Banff, Alberta<p>If you’re planning on spending your holidays in Canada you’re going to have …

San Francisco's 5 Best Rooftop Bars

Rooftop bars just might be one of the best things about urban summers. Here are a few of our favorites, both old and new, in San Francisco.<p>The view …

Six Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Product Manager

Innovative products are the lifeblood of any industry and effective product managers are critical to create such products and deliver business success. I have had the privilege of hiring many product managers over 15 years, particularly in the technology domain. Some turned out to be very …

The Corner of California You’ve Never Been to Has Junipers, Waterfalls, and Unbelievably Starry Skies (Video)

“Where the West still lives.”<p>California is full of clichés. Sandy beaches line the coast, the ocean waves dotted with surfers. Hollywood starlets …

This Is the Worst Use of Artificial Intelligence You Will Read About All Day. Thank You So Much, Google

Google Duplex is in development, but it's easily one of the worst examples of A.I. "advancement," causing more problems than it's worth. It could make phone calls even more annoying.<p>I had a reflex reaction to Google Duplex.<p>It was not to give anyone a high-five or lean back in my chair and think …

Want Your Employees to Rave About Your Leadership Skills? Make Sure Any of These 6 Things Happen Daily

It's been found that you can achieve great results and have meaningful relationships at the same time.<p>Whether your company is a startup or an established firm, I want to share a compelling leadership model that will get the best out of employees.<p>It's based on the seminal research of Jim Laub, …

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>

What Is Product Management — but Most Importantly, What Isn’t

After ten years working as a Product Manager, all I can say is that this career path has been one of the best decisions I have taken in my …

Product Management

Americans have started fleeing the country for New Zealand — here's how to buy a home there

More than 2,000 US citizens immigrated to New Zealand in 2017, with net migration growing 65% since 2016, according to The Financial Times. And about 17,000 Americans "registered an interest in studying, working, or investing in New Zealand" on its government's immigration website in November 2016, …

Real Estate

14 Underrated '90s Action Films You Should Watch Every Year

There's nothing more exhilarating than going to the movies, having yourself a seat, and watching a film where things blow up for a couple of hours. It's a great break from our own lives, and who doesn't love seeing someone say something incredibly clever, before firing a gun at a car, which causes …

Mission Impossible

Stanford scientists invent AI that can predict death with up to 90% accuracy

Humans today live a lot longer than they used to. That’s great news, but as modern medical advances are giving patients second chances at living …

'Totally Wrong' on Jupiter: What Scientists Gleaned from NASA's Juno Mission

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Before NASA sent its Juno spacecraft to explore Jupiter, astronomers were "totally wrong" about much of what they thought they …

How Jeff Bezos, Steve Jobs, and Richard Branson Run Efficient Meetings

Insight from the best business brains to make your meetings more productive.<p>Trying to run a business is all consuming. Time gets sucked up by so many different things: staff, suppliers, finance, production -- the list goes on. But, above all, meetings seem to take up so much precious time and yet …

From Beans to Brew: A Look at New York City's Evolving Coffee Culture

New York is the city that never sleeps. While some might say this is due to the city’s residents being driven, determined and hustlers at heart, it …

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

Central America

What It Takes to Become a Great Product Manager

Because I teach a course on product management at Harvard Business School, I am routinely asked “What is the role of a product manager?” The role of product manager (PM) is often referred to as the “CEO of the product.” I disagree because, as Martin Eriksson points out, “Product managers simply …

This Experiment Tested the Online Customer Service at 5 Famous Retailers and Showed 1 Clear Winner

I set out to purchase a pair of casual men's jeans from five different retailers. This is what happened.<p>In an effort to improve customer relations, many retailers have added live chat support to their websites. A study by Forrester Research found that 44 percent of online customers say that live …

The Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2017

Every year for the past three, Forbes has gone looking for 25 young U.S. companies with a strong shot at reaching a valuation of $1 billion or more. Last year’s list included hot companies like the crowdfunding site GoFundMe, online retailer Boxed and innovative home seller OpenDoor. This year, …

Startups

25 Trips to Take During Your Lifetime

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The Most Breathtakingly Beautiful Small Towns in the World

As foxy cities go, the big ones are easy to reach -- they build airports there, after all. You want to see the vaulting domes and spires of …

9 Signs an Employee Deserves a Promotion (Which Never Appear on Performance Evaluations)

If you want to get promoted, think more than skills, qualifications, and experience. The most promotable employees also have the right attitude -- and the right outlook on individual and team performance.<p>Along with, "How do I get a raise?" one of the most common questions that even exceptional …

How to Become a Better Product Manager

The idea of this method is to practice wearing different "hats" separated by colors when making decisions.<p><i>By Ariel Assaraf, co-founder and CPO at Coralogix,</i><p>Every entrepreneur would tell you that making mistakes and learning lessons are crucial parts of becoming a better professional. The weird …

Joshua Tree National Park to Get 'Dark Sky Park' Designation for Stargazing

As if you needed another reason to visit.<p>Some 2 million people flock to southern California's Joshua Tree National Park every year to see its namesake flora and experience its unforgiving desert environment—but those who leave before sundown are missing out. At night the sky comes alive with stars …

National Parks

10 Best Historical Destinations in Europe You Must See in Your Lifetime

1. The Old City Walls, Dubrovnik, Croatia<p>Walk the entire circuit around the old city from the 25m high city walls. They were built and fortified …

European Travel

The 20 greatest modern comedies on Netflix to watch right now

<b>At the time of writing, Netflix has a total of 1,270 titles that fall under the comedy genre.</b><p>That’s a daunting number to wade through, particularly …

Myspace let you hijack any account just by knowing the person’s birthday

But also, please don’t because it’s almost definitely illegal<p>If you haven’t deleted your decade-plus old Myspace account yet, now may be the time to do it. As it turns out, it’s been embarrassingly easy for someone to break into and steal any account on the site.<p>Security researcher Leigh-Anne …

Launching a new product should be the beginning, not the end, of its journey

Alun Webber, Sky's chief product officer, on why products must always be open to further development when they're launched, and why it’s vital to give development team members the freedom to create in their own way.<p>How would you describe what you do?<p>My role is to lead the development and delivery …