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The 12 books that helped form billionaire Jeff Bezos' leadership style

Books have played a crucial role in Jeff Bezos' life, in more ways than one.<p>There's the obvious reason: The company that made him a multi-billionaire …

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A Navy SEAL Explains 8 Secrets to Grit and Resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …

Find your way using the Sun

<i>Latest News</i>: The book Wild Signs and Star Paths includes a chapter dedicated to an expedition in Crete using the sun as the main means of …

Lost? Forget Google maps. Follow the butterflies and satellite dishes. Meet the man who can find his way by clues most of us never notice

• <b>Tristan Gooley has compiled 850 natural signs and clues that can be used for navigation</b>• <b><br>The 40-year-old, from West Sussex, now runs courses using his</b> …

10 Essential Items You’ll Need to Survive in the Desert

Joshua Krause <br>Ready Nutrition<p>Most preppers know which basic supplies are needed to survive in the wild. Things like waters filters, knives canteens, …

Natural Navigation, Part I

I have always been amazed when I hear individuals refer to natural navigation techniques -- I am amazed at how little we know of this subject. In our …

How to Take Amazing Vacation Photos With Your Phone

<i>Roberto Trm / Flickr</i><p>There may be no better travel companion than your smartphone. Beyond putting useful information at your fingertips, these devices allow you to take detailed, high-quality images on the fly, often replacing bulky digital SLR cameras. While the smartphone camera's point-and-shoot …

Build a Survival Library: A Digital Bug-Out Kindle | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & Bushcraft.</i><p>A …

3 Counterintuitive, Proven Ways to Cure Stage Fright

Are you one of the millions of people who cite public speaking as your No. 1 fear? Well, fear no longer. These three strategies will cure it.<p>By some accounts, public speaking is the No. 1 fear in America. Millions of people are limiting their careers because of this irrational fear.<p>Let's define …

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5 Body Language Signs That Reveal If A Person Is Dangerous

Situational awareness is an important tool in your survival arsenal. Most of the time, simply <i>seeing</i> the danger that lies ahead can give you a leg up …

How to Climb a Rope Like a Navy SEAL | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This post was written by Bryan Black and originally ran on ITS Tactical.</i><p>So why should you climb rope? First of all, if you’re not …

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I’m one of those people whose internal thermostat is set a little higher than some. You may think this would be an advantage and I suppose at times …

10 Wilderness Survival Lessons From Hatchet

The other day I was sorting through some old books and stumbled upon a childhood favorite, <i>Hatchet</i> by Gary Paulsen. The last time I read it was nearly …

Why You Need a Shemagh in your Preparedness Gear

Think of the Shemagh as the bandana’s big brother. They have almost unlimited uses. This is why You Need a Shemagh in your Preparedness Gear<p>What is a …

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Know your Winter Enemy: How to Battle the Elements and Win

It’s cold out there. During this time of year, people generally spend more time inside than out, which is understandable. Regular outdoor activities …

13 Uses For Baking Soda Any Survivalist Should Know

<b>Please Share This Page:</b><p>Baking soda has so many more purposes in an emergency situation than you might think. In fact, it’s every survivalist’s dream …

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