Brent Osborne

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How to Feel Like a Man | The Art of Manliness

Since starting The Art of Manliness nearly five years ago, I’ve interacted with thousands of men from all over the world. One thing that I’ve learned …

Olive Garden

There Are 4 Types of Managers. One Is More Effective Than the Others

In a utopian corporate world, managers lavish a constant stream of feedback on their direct reports. This is necessary, the thinking goes, because organizations and responsibilities are changing rapidly, requiring employees to constantly upgrade their skills. Indeed, the desire for frequent …

Employment

This is why successful people are unhappy in middle age — and what to do about it

Writing a book about age and happiness brought many surprises, but none surpasses this: High-achieving professionals seem especially vulnerable to …

Happiness

The 10 Best Poems According to a Professor Who Teaches the Best 100

The Collected Poems of A. E. Housman<p>If there is one poem on this list that you should memorize, it’s this one. A.E. Housman, pessimist, classicist and connoisseur of melancholy, was also one the greatest formal masters of his age. The elements he employs here are deceptively familiar: the rhymed …

Literature

See 30 Amazing Places in North America

From stunning natural vistas to grand urban landscapes, from Canada to the Caribbean, these breathtaking photos transport you across the continent.<p>Home to nearly 600 million people, North America's immensity is matched only by its diversity. Simmering volcanoes, dazzling architecture, open …

National Parks

The Strategist 100: Our Most-Stood-Behind Gifts Got a Spring Refresh

Welcome to the Strategist 100, our collection of the best, most-stood-behind products that have ever appeared on this website. We pored over the …

The 25 Best American Screenplays of the 21st Century, From ‘Eternal Sunshine’ to ‘Lady Bird’

From the Oscar-winning to the criminally underrated, it all starts on the page for these knockout scripts.<p>You’ll often hear directors say that each …

Toy Story

The Best Men’s Fragrances Of All Time

These are the best men's fragrances ever created - from Calvin Klein and Jean-Paul Gaultier to Tom Ford and Chanel - as well as advice from fragrance …

6 strategies to save a fortune, from real people who bank half their income

A lot of ordinary people have managed to save extraordinary amounts of money. Take early retirees Justin and Kaisorn McCurry, who banked more than $1 …

Personal Finance

Hearts Get 'Younger,' Even At Middle Age, With Exercise

Eventually it happens to everyone. As we age, even if we're healthy, the heart becomes less flexible, more stiff and just isn't as efficient in processing oxygen as it used to be. In most people the first signs show up in the 50s or early 60s. And among people who don't exercise, the underlying …

High Blood Pressure

3 Ways to Declutter Your Mind So You Can Focus on the Things That Matter Most

Getting rid of the mental clutter makes room for the things that really matter.<p>Researchers estimate you have about 60,000 thoughts each day. And many of those thoughts involve thinking the same things over and over again.<p><i>I never have enough time. I have nothing to wear. I look stupid. My house</i> …

Self-help

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear.<p>Most of us …

This is why our phones are making us miserable: happiness isn't the same thing as pleasure, and our brain knows it

People trying to sell you a new car, a fancy phone, or a bigger home might like you to believe that money can buy a whole lot of happiness. But your brain knows that's not true. Money can buy you pleasure, but happiness has to come from somewhere else.<p>If you're confused between happiness and …

Happiness

Prince Fox Lives Up To His Word With Fan Driven Jimmy Eat World Cover

What started as a dream is now a reality. Three weeks ago, Prince Fox enticed fans to convince him to cover an all time favorite, <b>Jimmy Eat World</b>‘s …

The best free antivirus for Mac

Despite persistent rumors to the contrary, MacOS is just as susceptible to malware as Windows 10 — it’s just that Windows 10 is a more common …

Live’s not dead: 21 great live albums from the 21st century

In May 1968, Johnny Cash released <i>Live At Folsom Prison</i>, a recording of a raucous, emotionally charged performance before a group of grateful inmates …

You have to see inside Jennifer Aniston’s newly renovated house

Can we move in?<p>If you thought the Obamas new house had gone and provided the ultimate interior goals then you may want to step inside Jennifer …

Jennifer Aniston

A Haunting Acoustic Cover of the Interstellar Theme Played Beautifully on a Traditional Oud

In response to a request from his fans, musician Ahmed Alshaiba performed a haunting acoustic cover of the theme from the film <i>Intersteller</i> with a …

Watch John Mulaney Eviscerate the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on “Seth Meyers”

Comedian and actor John Mulaney went on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” last night, where he proceeded to rip into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and its annual induction ceremony. “Think of it like a wedding if every speech was given by the bride’s ex-boyfriend,” he said, describing the induction …

Pretend You're Good at It

A while back, I met up with my pal Jenny Lawson, who was in town recording the audiobook version of her memoir, <i>Let’s Pretend This Never Happened</i>. I …

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else

Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second …

Tom Brady Summed Up His Super Bowl Loss With One Word. You Should Steal It

Need someone to model? Do what Tom Brady just did on Instagram.<p>We're all great impersonators.<p>We see, we model, and then we do.<p>In an Instagram post today, the living legend we all know and love (that would be Tom Brady, in case you're wondering or live in Philadelphia) just posted a long tribute to …

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

People are saying the results are instant.<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical …

If You Can't Pass This Simple 10 Second Test, Science Says You're 5 Times More Likely to Die Sooner

And don't worry if you can't pass it today. With a little time and effort, you will.<p>Everyone wants to live a long, healthy life. No one wants their life to be cut unnecessarily short. But is it possible to predict whether you're at greater risk of mortality? According to a Brazilian physician, the …

17 Resilience Techniques to Crush Stress and Thrive at Work

Photo Credit: davidyuweb via Compfight cc<p>Some people think the key to being successful is to just work hard and be “productive.”<p>But the true secret …

The Best Menswear to Buy on Jet.com Right Now

Jet.com—a.k.a. a digital Walmart, now owned by...Walmart—might not be the first place you go hunting for <i>GQ</i>-level wardrobe upgrades so much as, say, packs of tube socks, but they've got some surprisingly good stuff hidden between the bulk vitamins and pet supplies. Like a pair of under-$200 Chelsea …

Men's Fashion

11 Body Washes That'll Improve Your Whole Morning Routine

Lather up.<p>For the ultimate shower efficiency, nothing beats a body wash. It's quick, it covers a lot of surface area, and it rinses off easily (not that you don't already know this). Plus, whether you prefer your wash bright and refreshing or calm and soothing, there's a pick out there for you. …

Skin Care

20 Satisfying Hobbies and How to Get Them

<i>The New Year is the perfect time to finally take up ceramics, learn Mandarin, start a book club, try rock climbing, or plant a garden. In 2018, the</i> …

Broad City

3 Guiding Principles for the NEW Year (Style, Business and Life)

50 Wonderful Things From 2017

Standard caveats: I don't watch everything! I am behind on many things. That's just the way the world is. So if something you loved isn't here, it is not a rebuke.<p>And: These are cultural — mostly pop-cultural — things. These are not the best things in the world. Like yours, my actual list of …

Timothée Chalamet