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What Makes a Great Boss? Here Are 5 Practices You Can Implement

At one point in our professional careers, we’ve all had experiences working with fantastic upper management, as well as working with employers who didn't have the best leadership skills. With that being said, what exactly are the habits one can master to be a great boss? We’ve gathered five of the most common practices of well-respected and admired bosses, as...

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NASCAR Bucket List: Tour the Daytona Speedway

For NASCAR fans, a trip to Daytona International Speedway is often near the top of their bucket list. As the world's first motorsport stadium, Daytona feels like hallowed ground, worthy of a pilgrimage. Whether you're there to take in the "Great American Race" (better known as the Daytona 500) or another event that has drawn you to this historic track,...

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Fun Things to Do at an Airport During an Extended Layover

Layovers can be a bit of a double-edged sword. On one hand, you can save money on your airline tickets when you include a connecting flight. On the other hand, you might have hours to kill while you wait for your next flight. The key to surviving an extended layover is taking advantage of all the in-airport amenities around you....

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Under the Hood: A Guide to Finding a Quality Auto Repair Shop

Hassles, headaches, and high bills, choose the wrong auto repair shop, and you could end up with all three. Whether your ride of choice is a sports car, sedan, crossover, or truck, you need to know exactly who you can rely on for quality workmanship and fair prices when your vehicle needs repairs or service. You depend on your car,...

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Footloose and Fancy Free: Best Attractions in Jersey City

Frank Sinatra lived here. So did Snooki. Queen Latifah's production company was headquartered in a historical firehouse. Gritty, no-frills, and diverse, Jersey City has changed a lot over the years, and it's now earning a reputation as an emerging waterfront destination and more than just the gateway to Lady Liberty. If you're in town and have free time to fill,...

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Race Weekend Guide: What to do in Watkins Glen, NY

Whether you’re visiting Watkins Glen for a race at the famous Watkins Glen International racetrack (better known as “The Glen”), or you’re just pining for some time in nature in New York’s Finger Lakes region, this town of 2,000 has plenty to keep you busy for a weekend. There’s an abundance of outdoor activities, no shortage of charming local spots...

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Visiting Penske Racing Museum in Scottsdale, AZ

The Penske name is synonymous with cars and racing, thanks to Roger Penske. Emerging on the racing scene in the 1950s, he earned Sports Illustrated's honor of Sports Car Club of America Driver of the Year in 1961 and launched a legacy that to this day has remained unrivaled. Even after he retired from driving in 1965, Penske remained one...

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Las Vegas to L.A.: The Best of Both Cities in One Trip

A road trip from Las Vegas to Los Angeles offers a delightful way to explore the cultural hot spots in these two exciting destinations with a single trip. Start in Las Vegas to enjoy luxurious afternoons by the pool followed by dazzling nightlife. Just over a 4-hour drive through the peaceful desert takes you to Los Angeles, a city filled...

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5 Gyms in Chicago with Day Passes for Travelers

If you're visiting the Windy City and want to work up a sweat, then take advantage of gyms in Chicago that offer day passes, which are perfect for travelers. Whether you're training for a marathon, want to swim laps, take a class, work out with state-of-the-art equipment, or stick to the basics, explore these five fitness centers that are well...

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Cruising the Kentucky Bourbon Trail

In Kentucky, bourbon isn't just a drink. It's part of the state's culture and history. The Kentucky Distillers' Association created the Kentucky Bourbon Trail in 1999 to showcase bourbon's heritage. As you hit the road to discover America's only native spirit, you'll get to know the major bourbon brands, sample classic Kentucky cuisine, learn a bit of history, and enjoy...

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