Jacob Franco

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How to Talk About Your Accomplishments without Coming Off Like A Jerk | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This a guest post by John Corcoran.</i><p>Have you ever met someone whose personal story just blew you away?<p>My friend Tom is one of those …

Four Quick Tips to Increase Your Strength

We all want muscle! After all, that’s why we’re here, and there is no shame in that! However, you should hang your head in shame if you don’t have …

Family-friendly savings tools for busy parents

With three kids, never ending monthly expenses and the loom of college tuitions in our future, saving money is a top priority. As much as I make an …

Want to retire at 50? Make your dream come true

<b>High savings, aggressive asset allocation and a frugal lifestyle can help you hang up your boots a decade early.</b><p><b>Image: A frugal lifestyle can help</b> …

10 Genius Exercises You Aren’t Doing

10 Absurdly Simple Ways to Be a Better Husband

Forget fat diamonds and pricey trips to Paris. Make these easy moves instead

Charlie Munger: 5 Quotes Show Why Warren Buffett's No. 2 is More Important Than You Think

Charlie Munger's influence on Warren Buffett's investing philosophy doesn't get enough credit. It's a lesson we can all learn from.<p>Charlie Munger's …

Top 32 DIY Concrete And Cement Projects For The Crafty Side Of You

Is concrete on your DIY project list? It might seem like a material more fit for a constructor but it is actually pretty easy to use and highly …

Crafting

HOWTO

HOWTO: Be more productive<p><b>Translations:</b> 日本語 | Русский | Беларуская<p>“With all the time you spend watching TV,” he tells me, “you could have written a …

Take Care of the Little Things And The Big Things Will Take Care Of Themselves - Lolly Daskal | Leadership

For many the idea of being a leader—of being in charge, of being the boss, of being responsible for a team or a company—seems overwhelming. And …

Self-improvement

8 art supplies you can make at home

Kids can go through a large amount of art supplies. It's wonderful to see them expressing their creativity, but keeping up with the demand can mean …

16 Rustic DIY Pallet Furniture Pieces To Make

stylish pallet coffee table (via themerrythought)<p>Pallets have always been an awesome material for crafting anything you want: a piece of furniture, a …

Furniture

Top 52 DIY Home Projects Gadgets And Ideas

25. Cardboard tablet support<p>26. Refresh old dishes with bright spray paint<p>27. Fordable garden furniture is a great option that saves up space<p>28. For …

DIY Desk Organizer

Contributor post by Caitlin of The Merrythought<br>I've really been diving into simplifying in big ways this year. Once I got mostly decluttered, I …

DIY

24 DIY Sauces For Just About Any Occasion

I understand that not everyone is a sauce person. I think it’s strange but I respect that flavorless stance. Two of my best friends don’t even like …

10 Cool Uses for a Slow Cooker

I love my slow cooker, and I use it to make tons of delicious breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. But did you know you can also make crafts and other …

Slow Cookers

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Happiness. Success. Motivation. Influence. Inspiration.<p><b>Groundbreaking Practical Self-Help, Mentoring, Coaching, Personal Success, Business Guide</b><p>We all …

Warren Buffett's Advice: Forget Get-Rich-Quick. Here's How to Get Rich Slowly

Ever wonder what the legendary investor plans to do with his own estate?<p>Warren Buffett has lots of advice for investors, and it comes down to this: Get over yourself. Stop thinking that there's a magical secret formula for making tons of money overnight, and that you can discover it because you're …

Investing

Intermittent Fasting Meals for Maximum Fat Loss

Do you want to make sure you are intermittent fasting the right way? View my <i>Intermittent Fasting Guide</i> to see my 6 most effective tips for making …

Nutrition

Shorter Workouts

Ever find yourself staring at the clock during your hour-long aerobic workout class? Do you struggle to stay awake while on the elliptical or treadmill for thirty straight minutes? I’ve got some good news and bad news. Bad news is, those repetitive, hour-long, mundane workouts are not doing …