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Plane crazy: The most bizarre inflight contraption ever?

Plane crazy: The most bizarre inflight contraption ever?

TIRED of drifting off only to wake up to find your head has slumped onto a fellow passenger’s shoulder amid a pool of drool? Well this device could be for you – if you don’t mind looking ridiculous,...
5 Etiquette Lessons for the Workplace

5 Etiquette Lessons for the Workplace

Some other workplace etiquette dilemmas that Post, as a co-author of “Emily Post’s Etiquette, 18th Edition,” addresses include these:   1. Tweeting responsibly. If you’re...
Must-Have Job Skills in 2013

Must-Have Job Skills in 2013

Even as employers remain cautious next year about every dollar spent on employees, they’ll also want workers to show greater skills and results. For employees who want to get ahead, basic competency...
Fighting discrimination at job interview

Fighting discrimination at job interview

A report published today by the all-party parliamentary group on race and community, focussing on black, Pakistani and Bangladeshi female workers, has uncovered racial discrimination and other barriers...
This Is The Worst Career Advice You Can Get

This Is The Worst Career Advice You Can Get

One of the worst pieces of career advice that I bet each of you has not only received but given is to “do what you love.” Forget that. It’s absurd. I have been writing since before I even knew how...
Recent Jobs Seekers Share 5 Secrets To Job Hunting Success

Recent Jobs Seekers Share 5 Secrets To Job Hunting Success

TheLadders, a professional network for executives and high-salary job seekers, surveyed its 5 million members about their job search efforts. After crunching through all of the results, job search expert...
Is this the most ridiculous travel item ever?

Is this the most ridiculous travel item ever?

BORED of normal ski outfits, or just want to attract attention? The new Beardski mask could be just the thing for you – if you want to look like Chewbacca from Star Wars, that is. Believe it or...
Beans and broccoli causing turbulence in the sky: Foods to avoid when flying

Beans and broccoli causing turbulence in the sky: Foods to avoid when flying

TRAVELLERS are being advised to remove beans, bread and broccoli from their diet before flying. The three Bs are among a range of foods that can produce two more Bs – belching and bloating –...
How to get a bargain hotel room

How to get a bargain hotel room

Most major hotel groups and many booking websites offer loyalty programs that allow members to earn points for future bookings when they stay. Booking website hotels.com’s loyalty program Welcome...
The world’s 22 worst travel tips

The world’s 22 worst travel tips

FROM arming yourself to avoiding cannibalism, well-wishers love to weigh in on travel plans. Travel tips can come in handy, but what about ill-advised and just plain weird warnings? We’ve pulled...
This Guy Makes $100K Annually, Yet Hasn’t Had A Traditional Job In 6 Years

This Guy Makes $100K Annually, Yet Hasn’t Had A Traditional Job In 6 Years

In 2005, 31-year old Matt Kepnes took a trip to Thailand that would change the way he viewed his traditional American life. By the time he returned to his cubicle in Boston, Kepnes told his bosses he’d...
Plane awkward: Bust a move, in your seat?!

Plane awkward: Bust a move, in your seat?!

FLYING is already a test of patience at the best of times, but imagine finally drifting off to sleep in your cramped airline seat only to awaken with a jolt as the passenger next to you manoeuvres herself...
The best new travel gadgets

The best new travel gadgets

THE best headphones for travellers, a tent you will never fail to find and jackets for all weather – here are the hottest gadgets right now.   D’Urban Travel Jacket Price: $849 It might...
Tricks to make your hotel room safe

Tricks to make your hotel room safe

WE all know to lock the door and use the hotel safe, but there are some sneakier tricks that will help stop you from being an easy target for thieves. From creating your own warning system to turning...
Vienna tops quality of life global survey of cities

Vienna tops quality of life global survey of cities

Austria’s capital offers its residents the best quality of life of any city in the world and Baghdad the worst, according to the latest global survey from consultant group Mercer. The Austrian capital...
Pop star leaps offstage to split up fight

Pop star leaps offstage to split up fight

Whenever a rock star orders you to “knock it off” you understand you’ve crossed the line. Florence and the Machine singer Florence Welch went one step further, leaping offstage in to the crowd to...
Is Ghostbusters 3 Finally Shooting Next Summer?

Is Ghostbusters 3 Finally Shooting Next Summer?

Off again. Now Ghostbusters 3 apparently is on again, with production on the long-gestating sequel beginning Summer 2013. The timing of it makes a lot of sense. With Reitman filming in 2013, that means...
Meet The Man Inside Jurassic Park’s Velociraptor In New Behind-The-Scenes Video

Meet The Man Inside Jurassic Park’s Velociraptor In New Behind-The-Scenes Video

Jurassic Park is famous for its groundbreaking blend of CGI and animatronic effects. The CGI and animatronic effects creates terrifying robots both though good old-fashioned creature building and some...
Die Hard Sequel Gets New Poster, Better International Trailer

Die Hard Sequel Gets New Poster, Better International Trailer

The tagline’s so obvious, you probably would have been annoyed with 20th Century Fox’s marketing department if they’d overlooked it (or chose to go in a different direction). Uber-cop John McClane...
Arnold Schwarzenegger To Return For The Legend Of Conan

Arnold Schwarzenegger To Return For The Legend Of Conan

Last year’s Conan The Barbarian remake was not only one of last year’s biggest critical punching bags, but was a total flop at the box office as well. Though it was made for a modest $90 million,...
RZA And Eli Roth Show You The Crazy Violence Of Man With The Iron Fists

RZA And Eli Roth Show You The Crazy Violence Of Man With The Iron Fists

Grammy-winning hip hop star RZA first burst into film back in 1999 in the urban warrior-centered action movie Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai. Now he makes his directorial debut with The Man with the...