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The 30 best hotels in the world

Luxury comes at a price, but when you're staying at one of the best hotels in the world, that price is worth it.<p>We've created the ultimate list of the 30 best hotels in the world.<p>To create this list, we aggregated five notable hotel rankings made by elite travel publications and websites: Travel + …

National Parks

Recipe from Cooking Light: Seared Scallops with Roasted Tomatoes

Bananas<p><b>Why they’re good for you:</b> While this tropical fruit is an American favorite, bananas are actually classified as an herb, and the correct name …

Food

12 Ways to Easily Eliminate Stress

• Remind yourself how unimportant your worries are in the big scheme of things.<br>• Making lots of decisions can burn you out. Automate as many things as …

Time Management

How to Get Paid for a Flight Delay

There are two types of travelers in this world: those who put up with the difficulties and occasional indignities of travel and those who are …

New York City

How to Answer This Difficult Job Interview Question

The best answer to this relies on you having done your setup work over the course of the interview. You need to have probed the interviewer for their …

Employment

The Biggest Mistakes I See on Resumes, and How to Correct Them

<i>This Influencer post originally appeared on LinkedIn. Follow Laszlo Bock and insights from other top minds in business on LinkedIn.</i><p>I’ve sent out …

Employment

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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Inventions

The Hardest Job Interview Question—And How to Answer It

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>Like the dreaded “Tell me about yourself,” the …

Employment
Social Security

Why is software OS specific? | Ars Technica

Windows and OS X require different system calls.<p><b>user139929</b> asks:<p>I'm trying to determine the technical details of why software produced using …

3 Ways to Make Sure a Costly College Degree Pays Off

A new study finds a widespread "failure to launch" among millennials fresh out of school. How to make those four years count.<p>Two years after …

College & University

How to Flirt — Backed by Scientific Research

<b>Does Flirting Actually Work?</b><p>Very much so. In fact, research says it’s more effective than looking good.<p><b>Signaling availability and interest trumps</b> …

Body Language

5 Secrets That Will Help You Master Conversation Skills

What are the fundamentals of conversation skills?<p>I’ve posted about the fundamentals of networking, and even how introverts can network but many …

Self-help

Here’s the Schedule Very Successful People Follow Every Day

All too often, productivity tips are a dime a dozen. Some even <i>conflict</i> with each other. What we need is a system.<p><b>What schedule do the pros use? What</b> …

Time Management

The Best Jobs For Every Personality Type

Does your job fit your personality?<p>The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality test, which measures preferences like introversion and extroversion, has been part of business culture for decades. Today about 80% of the Fortune 500 and 89 of Fortune 100 companies use it to analyze the …

Personality

The science of learning new languages

I’ve been attempting to learn French for a while now, and it’s a slow process. It’s all much harder this time around than it was to learn English, my …

Language Learning

How To Stop Being Lazy And Get More Done – 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

First Date Conversation: 5 Things Research Says You Should Talk About

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Staten Island

Dave Barry Learns Everything You Need to Know About Being a Husband From Reading 50 Shades of Grey

So I read <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>. This is the book written by female British author “E. L. James” that became a huge bestseller, devoured by pretty much …

Los Angeles

How to Convert a Summer Internship Into a Full-Time Job

Start laying the groundwork for your first step into the working world now, says career coach Caroline Ceniza-Levine.<p>Now that we’re past the …

Employment

Unhappily Ever After: illustrations by Jeff Hong

The Scam Of Olive Oil, And Its Antidote

Here’s the hard truth: the olive oil in your pantry, the one you bought for its health benefits and for some sliver of the seductive Mediterranean lifestyle, is most likely a scam.<p>A scam, meaning it probably contains less actual olive oil than you’d ever imagine. A scam, meaning it’s likely been …

Security for DevOps

1: CHOOSE YOUR CLOUD<p>DigitalOcean<p>Rackspace<p>Log in to DigitalOcean here. If you haven't signed up yet, do that here and make sure to put in billing …

The Chemistry of Good Coffee: The Syphon Method

Arpeggio of Blue Steel is an Imaginative Sci-Fi High Seas Adventure

This past fall, before writing my guide on the five fall 2013 anime you should be watching, I marathoned 6 episodes of 16 different anime. Going in,</i> …

Anime

You'll Never Buy a Point-and-Shoot Camera Again

Point-and-shoot camera manufactures would very much like you to put down your smartphones, please, and try their newest products. Will you? Not a …

Scientists study child with super memory

A 60 Minutes story on people with super memories caused dozens more, including 10-year-old Jake Hausler, to come forward, giving science more …