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5 Tips For Powerful Audience Participation

When a crowd is staring blankly at you, how will you engage them? Here are a few ideas for better audience engagement.<p>Gina approaches the front of the room with her ukulele in hand. Having recently taken up the instrument, she plans to give a short speech to a friendly audience about the joys of …

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Dana Lee / Smart Chino in Oyster

Versatile trousers in a high density cotton twill from Dana Lee. Features a slim fit through leg with subtle stretch, no-shrink garment dye, contrast …

Men's Fashion

Hugh and Crye's New Neckwear Brings the Freshest Spring Trends to the Office

DC-based clothing company Hugh and Crye has always done a good job of balancing a modern man’s tastes and wardrobe needs with very affordable prices. Their newest batch of square-end spring ties are no exception. While square-end ties are a bold move for the office, they’re easily balanced out by a …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What To Wear Today<p>Leading man shades you can actually afford.<p>By Megan Gustashaw15 hours agoView More<p>Real Life Diet<p>“Once I retired, I had all the time …

Good Luck Following Tom Ford's Unbreakable Rules of Style

Believe the hype, Tom Ford is the pinnacle of men’s style. Here are his golden rules for eternal style.<p><b>1.</b> I don’t believe in playing around much with …

Weekend style rule #7: "Suit separates aren't meant only for the nine-to-five grind. A lightweight, unlined blazer with a soft shoulder and matching pants can be just as comfortable as khakis and a denim jacket." See the 12 new rules of weekend style: http://ow.ly/vr3K5

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>It’s hot out there.<p>30 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Skincare<p>It's time to look past the gender binary labels, bro.<p>By Adam Hurly12 hours …

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OOPS! THIS ITEM JUST SOLD OUT<p>This dress was really loved—and just sold out. The good news is it's still available in select stores. Find the Soho …

The 3 P's of Manhood: A Review of Protection, Procreation, and Provision | The Art of Manliness

Are men everywhere alike in their concern (and desire) for being manly?<p>Is the concept of manliness meaningless and entirely culturally relative?<p>For …

Best Money Tips: Habits of Financially Successful People

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on habits of financially successful people, how families can …

Personal Finance

5 Tips for Investing in Mutual Funds

Investing in mutual funds is a popular strategy for wealth building because it’s relatively easy to do, while adding a level of diversity to a …

Investing

15 Steps Financial Success Plan

The following 15-part series is a do-it-yourself step-by-step guide that will help you improve your finances, reduce your debt, and increase your …

Personal Finance

4 Things Investors Need To Remember About The Controversial 'Risk Parity' Investment Strategy

<b>Four Things Investors Need To Consider About The Controversial 'Risk Parity' Investment Strategy (The AllianceBernstein Blog)</b><p>After a good run, risk-parity strategies "have been struggling," writes Daniel Loewy on the AllianceBernstein Blog. Risk parity refers to allocating in a way that puts an …

Investing

4 Credit Cards Could Net the Average American Family $800 in Rewards per Year

We got over $800 in rewards from our credit cards last year. That seems like a lot but it isn't really all that hard to do. I figured it would be a …

10 Real Estate Investing Tips from a Successful Investor

I began investing in single family homes with a good friend and business partner about 4 years ago. In that time, we’ve purchases and remodeled 5 …

Open Source Power Line Communication

Since we all have wires running throughout our houses to provide mains power, there’s a number of devices that piggyback on mains lines for …

How to Invest in Real Estate

Many investors like the idea of investing in real estate. Real estate has the allure of being considered “tangible.” After all, you can touch it, and …

Real Estate

5 Lessons from a New Investor

When it comes to investing getting started is half the battle.<p>As a new investor you have all kinds of fears. It’s hard to get started. You don’t have …

Investing

Top Tax Tip Worth $372,220

US News & World Report: Smarter Investor Blog-Top Tax Post<p>“Good morning,<p>I think we’re heading in the right direction as far as content goes. We’ve …

Retirement

Build a House for Under $10,000? Oh Yes You Can!

I’m forever searching for ecologically friendly, low-cost alternatives to owning my own house. One of my biggest hurdles is the land, especially …

Floods

7 Best Money Tips from Warren Buffett

Chances are, you know who Warren Buffett is. He’s one of the richest men in the world, and he’s famous for his ability to spot a good investment. …

Personal Finance

6 Habits of Super Successful People

There is no 'secret' to success. You need discipline, perseverance, and six simple skills that anyone can (and should) build into in their daily routine.<p>Why are some people more successful than others? There’s really no mystery: It's because they do things differently than people who are less …

6 Ways Selling Will Change by 2024

In 10 years, sales and marketing will look very different. Here are six predictions for the biggest changes coming your way.<p>A few years ago, I started working with Howard Stevens, CEO of Chally Worldwide on a roadmap for how sales will evolve over the next 10 years, based on the best available …

100 Great Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Ask

Paul Graham, Jim Collins, Tony Hsieh, and other business leaders share the questions you should be asking if you want to improve your company.<p>There’s no Superman versus Iron Man face-off between questions and answers over which is the better tool for innovation. But if there were, questions would …

Do You Have the Body Language of a Champion?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The NCAA Tournament is winding down to the Final Four, and even if you’re not a basketball fan you can benefit from doing the little experiment I’m about to suggest. Turn your television on and watch one of the semifinal games for a few …

Body Language

The Way I Work: An In-Depth Look into the Daily Grind of a Prominent Canadian Entrepreneur

I wake up at 7am every morning.<p>Like most people, the first thing I do is grab my phone and check my work emails. Unlike most people, the first email …

Walking the Talk: How to Move from Planning to Delivering on Your Sustainability Ambitions

<b>By Phil Cumming</b><p><i>All businesses have arrangements and rules for how the business is run, how decisions are made, how goods and services are procured,</i> …

Management

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