Alex Mennella

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StubHub embeds Uber for quick rides to the big event

Uber is dipping its toes into every aspect of our lives possible. It’s not enough to deliver ice cream via drone in Singapore, or to deliver …

The Hottest Apps in Hip-Hop Music

The song begins with a request to turn the speaker volume “way, way, way up.” As a subdued piano plays, Drake hits on some standard rap motifs—money …

This Is the Single Best Upper-Body Exercise for Men. Are You Doing It?

Add this one-move workout to your routine for a bigger, stronger, and more athletic body<p>Ask me for an upper-body workout, and I’ll give you one exercise: the standing single-arm overhead press.<p>Here’s why: It works the deltoids, biceps, triceps, lats, and pecs, as well as all of the stabilizing …

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Young, rich tech engineers are investing their millions differently than the rest of us

Even though they are flush with cash they likely made in just a few years, they have a distrust of risky investments and of opportunistic wealth managers CNN Money reports.<p>More than anything, they want to see the data and charts for themselves.<p>Darrell Krasnoff, a managing director at Bel Air …

11 Quotes About Success From History's Greatest Entrepreneurs

"I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong," Benjamin Franklin once said. These attitudes of success are timeless and guide every entrepreneur's journey.<p>While there's an abundance of contemporary entrepreneurs worth quoting, I've long had a fascination with legendary …

No sweat: breezy summer style for men

Summer is here and keeping cool is easy with Stephen Doig's guide to this season's best fashion items for staying unflustered in the heat<p>Sole mates<p>Men’s footwear is a minefield in summer, and without the full-time employment of a pedicurist and a sand-blaster my feet will never look anywhere near …

Extra income ideas: how to earn money at home and bring in extra cash

Extra Income Ideas<p>Whether you are saving for something special or just trying to make ends meet, if your budget doesn't stretch as far as you need …

20 Positive Thoughts on Life That Lead to Happiness, Success and Higher Productivity

If you thought, only genes determine your lifespan, you may be wrong. There are life lessons, which if learnt and adhered to, can add years to your …

How to Increase Upper Body Strength

What's more rewarding than putting in long hours at the gym and getting a perfectly-sculpted upper body as your result? Men and women can both …

Productivity startup aims to make the Internet less distracting

Let's face it, the Internet is a distracting place.<p>At any given moment there are thousands of videos, Facebook posts, tweet-storms and memes to keep …

6 Life Hacks Learned in Prison That Will Maximize Your Productivity

A life hack is defined as a strategy or technique to more efficiently manage one’s time and daily activities.<p>After I quickly shook off the shock of …

Why should always write down your bad ideas

At least they weren't good enough to make it out of the laboratory. Or from the patent office to the product line. Thousands of ideas, never to see the light of day.<p>An associate of Edison's, Walter S. Mallory, recalled asking the inventor about this, according to a 1910 biography "Edison: His Life …

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10 Reasons You're Not Rich Yet

#5: You’d rather complain than commit.<p>As a financial advisor, I have spent many years helping other people overcome financial stumbling blocks so …

Can't Sleep? self-help Remedies you Can Try To Overcome Insomnia.

Insomnia also known as sleeplessness affects more than 30% of the population. Although some people associate insomnia with not sleeping for several …

9 Business Books That Will Change Your Life Today

Knowledge is regarded as the only lasting competitive advantage. This is true for economies, countries, organizations and people. This is the reason, …

Peter Thiel

Junk Food Fitness Experts Won’t Eat

If we had to put money on it, those in the former group enjoy fitness because it has helped them lose weight, while those watching the second-hand …

Aziz Ansari And Jimmy Fallon Read Your Hilarious Dating Text Fails

Are you an astronaut? Because your dating fails are out of this world.<p>If you're dating nowadays, the odds are you've sent an embarrassing text or two to a potential love interest. It happens. In honor of all those fails and Aziz Ansari's new book, <i>Modern Romance</i>, Jimmy Fallon and Ansari decided to …

20 Extremely Simple Ways To Organize Your Home

Organizing your home may seem overwhelming from time to time, but it doesn't have to be. Rather than throwing everything out or leaving the clutter as it is, find a manageable way to go through everything. Tackle one room at a time and see what you can do to prevent future clutter from building up. …

10 Under-the-Radar Men’s Shops in the South

You never know what you’re gonna get these days when traveling down across that Mason-Dixon line. You could get beautiful beaches, week-long street …

10 things I learned working at a startup

As a college student and aspiring entrepreneur, I have been infatuated with the startup segment ever since I was introduced to the concept. Since …

The 5 Best Pieces of Financial Wisdom From Warren Buffett

The "Oracle of Omaha" truly lives up to his name.<p>Between 1964 and 2014, the S&P 500 increased by a whopping 2,300%. On the other hand, the stock …