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The Ultimate Guide To Throwing A Party For The Big Game (PLAYLIST)

Posted 12.30.2014 | Latino Voices

So you want to have a party for the big game in Brazil. Sure, you could make do with the barebones basics: a few bags of chips, some dip, a few friend...

When School Is Out, Hunger Comes To Visit

Colleen Callahan | Posted 08.10.2014 | Impact
Colleen Callahan

After a brutal winter, summer has finally arrived. While everyone is surely thrilled, America's children are probably the most excited of all. Summer means they can shed the confines of the classroom for days of popsicles, sun and freedom. For most kids, it's the best time of the year. But sadly, not for all.

7 Lessons Businesses Can Learn From Lemonade Stands

Posted 06.09.2015 | Business

For many of us, our first foray into entrepreneurship took the form of a lemonade stand. We got our first capital investment from mom and dad in the f...

QUIZ: What Kind Of Beer Are You?

Posted 06.09.2015 | Entertainment

Beer: I like it, you like it. You may have your own go-to brew, but have you ever thought about which beer represents you down to your very core? ...

9 Life Lessons Kids Can Learn From Awesome Adventure Movies

Posted 12.30.2014 | Entertainment

So you're taking a road trip with the whole family. You've played the license plate game, you've run through every podcast and Kidz Bop CD you have, a...

What Do Factory Workers In Asia Want?

Heather Franzese | Posted 08.06.2014 | Impact
Heather Franzese

What do factory workers want? They sew our clothes and assemble our mobile phones -- things we use every day -- but they remain a mystery to us. Most are working thousands of miles away behind secure company gates.

11 Gifts For Sports Loving Fathers, According To Real Dads

Posted 06.12.2014 | Sports

From always being up for a catch in the backyard and his encouraging (and okay, maybe a little embarrassing) chants from the sidelines, dad was always...

What African Drums Can Teach Us About Motherhood

Hester C. Klopper | Posted 06.10.2015 | Impact
Hester C. Klopper

Drums always make me think of Africa and the ways we celebrate. In fact, we will go out of our way to find a reason to celebrate. Drumbeats accompany marriages, births, graduations, protests, celebrations . . . pretty much any major milestone. The birth of a child is celebrated with drums that have a particularly special meaning. After all, when an unborn child is developing, the first sound it hears is mother's rhythmic heartbeat.

How The Internet Of Everything Is Changing The Game For Tomorrow's Tech Workers

Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn | Posted 08.05.2014 | Impact
Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn

It has been predicted that everything in the future will be connected and "communicate" with one another. There is even a phrase for it: the Internet of Everything (IoE).

The Four Skills That The Workforce Of The Future Really Needs

Chingwell Mutombu | Posted 06.04.2014 | Impact
Chingwell Mutombu

To hold and keep a job in the 21st century economy, workers will have to be innovative, solve problems creatively, work in teams, communicate clearly in various media and deal appropriately with the ever-changing nature of information flow.

We Have The Perfect Gift For Your Dad, Quirks And All

Posted 06.05.2014 | Style

So you think your dad's a special guy. If you're anything like us, you always want to get him the perfect gift for Father's Day, but June arrives and ...

How My Great Grandmother Influenced Thousands Of Lives

Sharon D'Agostino | Posted 08.03.2014 | Impact
Sharon D'Agostino

When my dad was a kid, he would have the same conversation over and over again. He would patiently listen as people shared the stories about the events surrounding their birth and the role his grandmother, a midwife, had played. It surprised my dad that she had delivered so many babies, and that so many years later, they wanted to express deep gratitude.

Making the world kinder, one "digital hug" at a time

Laura Howe | Posted 08.03.2014 | Impact
Laura Howe

While we train digital volunteers, ultimately what we do isn't very complex. We help people feel more connected when something scary is happening. We offer some basic human kindness.

How A Vegan Perfume Company Became The Best Small Business Of The Year

Posted 06.12.2014 | Business

It’s every small business owner’s dream: you wake up one day and realize that you’ve converted your tiny operation into a multimillion-dollar, a...

4 Tech Trends That Small Businesses Should Not Ignore

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 06.09.2015 | Business
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HuffPost Partner Studio

Technology is continually reshaping the business landscape by changing the way companies operate, interact with customers, and pursue new avenues for ...

14 Outdoor Dates You Need To Try Before The Summer Ends

Posted 06.09.2015 | Women

Ditch the sweatpants and turn off your TV: hibernation season is officially over. While we do enjoy cuddling with our loved ones during the colder mon...

What Dad Wants For Father's Day According To 9 Real Dads

Posted 06.01.2014 | Technology

Sure you don't want to buy Dad another tie or money clip, but chances are you're totally over-thinking this Father's Day thing. Keep it simple with th...

Mornings Are Awesome When They Look Like This

Posted 08.01.2014 | Healthy Living

If you're anything like us, mornings might not exactly be your cup of tea (or coffee), but we have to admit that there are some serious perks to wakin...

FIND YOUR OWN ADVENTURE: The Best Trips You Can Take In All 50 States

Posted 06.10.2015 | Parents

Summer is officially upon us, and with its warm embrace comes the itch to bolt out of our office chairs and flee to the nearest beach. Since families ...

10 Skills The Workforce of the Future Will Need

Nicholas Enna | Posted 07.29.2014 | Impact
Nicholas Enna

I find myself averse to writing predictions of the future as most predictions fail. Nevertheless, I sat down at my keyboard and whipped up a list of 10 skills that I think the workforce of the future will need to have.

10 Things You Need To Get Rid Of In Your Closet RIght Now

Posted 06.09.2015 | Style

The season of budding flowers (and pesky allergies) is upon us and you know what that means...spring cleaning! It’s certainly refreshing to get rid ...

When Life Gets Tough, Moms Get Tougher

Carolyn S. Miles | Posted 06.09.2015 | Impact
Carolyn S. Miles

Disasters can strike at any place, and any time. But, as Save the Children uncovered in its 15th annual State of the World's Mothers report, the devastation they leave in their wake impacts some more than others: Women and children are at the greatest risk and are 14 times more likely to die in a disaster than men.

What Do Wichita and San Francisco Have In Common?

Blair Christie | Posted 07.28.2014 | Impact
Blair Christie

No, it's not a trick question, and the answer has nothing to do with politics or ideology or geography or weather.

The 50 Best Places In The World To Be A Mother

Posted 05.27.2014 | Impact

When it comes to both developed and developing nations, maternal healthcare is a contentious topic. From a full-year of paid maternity leave to painfu...

18 Stylish Gifts Your Dad Actually Wants This Father's Day

Posted 06.09.2015 | Style

To paraphrase the James Brown classic, it's a Dad's world. But Father's Day wouldn’t be nothin', nothin' without generous sons and daughters. This ...