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How To Make The Most Of Your Commute

Katie DiBenedetto | Posted 08.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Katie DiBenedetto

There will always be the temptation to throw your hands up and start looking for awesome apartments downtown, where your social life can be your main priority. But commuting takes a different kind of discipline and as a result, its own rewards.

This Is Why You Stare At Your Phone On Your Commute -- And Why You Should Stop

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 05.22.2014 | Healthy Living

While the subway's arrival may be ambiguous, one thing about your commute is certain: No one wants to talk to each other. In our contemporary culture,...

More Americans Are Making This Healthy Change To Their Commute

AP | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans are biking to work, though their numbers are still tiny compared to those in cars. A new report from...

Top 5 Tips for Helping Lead a Productive and Happy Team

Erin Daruszka | Posted 06.28.2014 | Business
Erin Daruszka

I am managing a team of 11. My main goal is for them to be happy and productive. How do I optimize that experience for them? By not micromanaging and allowing them to work where they work best.

Red Vaya, Lamata, Kopaja, Busetas: How the Urban Poor Commute

Josephine d'Allant | Posted 06.22.2014 | Impact
Josephine d'Allant

Too many transportation initiatives focus on cars and highways, thus favoring the rich and the middle class. But there are ways to provide safer, more affordable, eco-friendly and reliable transportation to the poor in the Global South, as the following examples demonstrate.

WATCH: Here's How To Actually Enjoy Your Commute

Posted 02.24.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Commutes have a reputation for being a big headache, especially in cities where the journey to and from work has gotten longer and longer. Tricky ...

LA's Cold Spell

Myra Demeter | Posted 04.01.2014 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

There was no transportation provided to schoolchildren and I had to walk to school in all types of weather. I wore knee socks with my skirts, but it didn't prevent the bitter cold from invading me as I walked those 15 blocks to junior high.

What Successful People Do During Their Morning Commute

Posted 10.21.2013 | OWN

How to get ahead while you get to work. By Laura Vanderkam Just about everybody who wakes up early and battles traffic just to get to work feels...

Don't Drive Yourself Crazy! Here are 5 Ways to Drive Yourself Happy -- Every Day

Valerie Alexander | Posted 12.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Valerie Alexander

If you're stuck in traffic, getting stressed out about it will not change your circumstances. Life's a journey, not a destination, so do what you can to enjoy the ride.

My Balancing Act

Cindy Auten | Posted 12.07.2013 | Business
Cindy Auten

Friday at 4:45 a.m. - The baby wakes up. The older sibling hears and also wakes up. It's not even close to dawn. Your "I'll work out before the kids wake up" is out the window.

Man Uses 'Water Bike' To Commute Across San Francisco Bay & Hudson River

Posted 10.06.2013 | Green

It's not an accident that most major metropolises are situated on or near bodies of water. Cities like New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles all boa...

Cruising Through Terrible Traffic Tuesday With Telework RoI

Cindy Auten | Posted 11.11.2013 | Technology
Cindy Auten

As you avoid the fender bender to the left and the five-mile backup to the right, the results page reminds you of the many reasons to offer employees the option to telework.

Fare Enough -- How Smart Technology Could Waste Commuter Time and Money

Sua Son | Posted 11.09.2013 | Impact
Sua Son

With new emerging transport technology, you can now easily plan, track, record, and share your daily commute with others. However, can smart technology become too smart when it comes to travel?

This'll Make Your Commute A Whole Lot Less Dreadful

Posted 08.21.2013 | Healthy Living

Americans spend an average of 24.5 minutes commuting to work, according the U.S. Census Bureau. That's nearly half an hour of time to spend worrying ...

Improving Your Commute, One (Smarter) City At A Time

Naveen Lamba | Posted 10.20.2013 | Technology
Naveen Lamba

Whether you live in Northern Virginia like me, New York, Nairobi, or Nice, road congestion and the ensuing traffic jams aren't just inconvenient; they can impede economic growth and impact the environment. Imagine how much more productive people are when they're not stuck in their cars or on the bus several hours per day. The good news is that help is on the way.

Bad News For Married Commuters

Posted 08.13.2013 | Divorce

According to new research by Erica Sandow of Umea University in Sweden, people who commute at least 45 minutes one-way to work are more likely to divo...

How To Not Hate Your Commute

Posted 06.30.2014 | Healthy Living

Of all the things that cause us stress and anxiety -- a heavy workload, financial woes and a cluttered home, to name a few -- commuting to work is one...

The Invisible Commute

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 04.23.2013 | New York

He’d shuffle down the ramp at Grand Central, and sometimes I would pretend not to see him. A salty backwash of embarrassment at my own incapacity to...

Andrew Burmon

PHOTOS: The World's Most Beautiful Commute?

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 01.18.2013 | Travel

A little after eight o'clock in the morning, crowds of young professionals and older men in knit hats bundle down the docks at the edge of Istanbul's ...

9 Ways To Make Your Morning Commute Less Stressful

Posted 01.11.2013 | OWN

By Amber Kallor These ingenious strategies will help you stay calm behind the wheel in the midst of traffic jams and other road-rage-inducing condi...

Security With the Written Word

Rachael Berkey | Posted 08.02.2012 | Books
Rachael Berkey

There are few ways to make me feel more exposed than to set me somewhere to wait with nothing to do. I blame my mother for this idiosyncrasy. The prob...

Your Start-Up Life: How to Get Flexibility at Work?

Rana Florida | Posted 07.16.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

Feel free to let your boss know that a new study released by the Center for Disease Control, National Institutes of Health, and American Cancer Society has confirmed what many have long suspected: that lengthy car commutes are terrible for your health.

It's National Walk To Work Day: 5 Great Health Benefits Of Walking

Posted 04.06.2012 | Healthy Living

Today is the eighth annual National Walk to Work Day. If you’re reading this, you may already be at your desk. And, like 91 percent of the populatio...

Four-Wheeled Future: All Hail the Taxi of Tomorrow

Vanity Fair | Posted 06.03.2012 | New York
Vanity Fair

After exhaustive evaluation by all manner of stakeholders, the Nissan NV200 has been selected to replace the venerable Ford Crown Victoria as the Big Apple's official cab.

U.S. Hasn't Used Public Transit Like This For A Long Time

Reuters | Posted 05.12.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON, March 12 (Reuters) - Americans took 10.4 billion trips on public transportation in 2011, the second-highest total since 1957, as gasolin...