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Steve Jobs was the World's Greatest Salesman Because He Answered the 1 Question on Everyone's Mind

Once you realize your customers don't care about your 'product,' you'll be more likely to make a sale.<p>I'm looking at an intimidating 800-page binder as I write this article. It contains confidential information about a new product category. When I prepare the company's leaders to launch the …

Customers

Try This Yoga Trick to Realign Your SI Joint & Relieve Lower Back Pain

Ever felt a niggling pain to one side of your lower back? The asymmetrical poses we do in yoga can put stress on the sacroiliac (SI) joint, which …

2018 SKI Resort Guide

2018 Resort Guide<p>Winter is coming. And we couldn’t be more stoked. It’s time to dig in and plan your best ski adventure ever. Lucky for you, we have …

Skiing

5 superfoods that’ll help boost immunity during the cold winters

You know something’s off when everyone at your work desk is reaching out for the box of tissues at the same time and dressing in the warmest jumpers …

8 Surprise Gifts For Your Wife | Men's Health

8 Sneaky Surprise Gifts You Should Get For Your Wife, Just Because<p>She won’t expect a gift until next month—so strike now<p>Shutterstock<p>Men’s Health <i>may earn commissions on products that are independently selected by our editorial team.</i><p>Everyone anticipates receiving gifts in December, but nobody expects …

Vegetarianism May Be Linked To Depression, Study Suggests

There’s little debate about the fact that a plant-based diet is the healthiest around, both in terms of physical health and brain health. But a new study suggests that a vegetarian diet may, counterintuitively, be linked to depression. Though there are some limitations to the new research (namely, …

Vegetarianism

Rural Idaho home by Olson Kundig has gadgets and gizmos aplenty

An entire glass wall swings upward to open this spacious retreat to the landscape of the American West – one of several inventive features …

Architecture

The Powerful Lifehack I Learned After 7 Days Of Silent Meditation

For years, many of my friends in Silicon Valley have sworn that silent meditation retreats are life-changing. I’ve been meditating for over a decade, so I thought I was decently well versed in what the practice could do for me: twenty minutes of deep breathing calmed me down and helped me …

Meditation

U2 announce The Joshua Tree tour, celebrating album's 30th anniversary

U2’s fifth album, <i>The Joshua Tree</i>, turns 30 this year and the band will tour select stadiums and make their North American festival debut, headlining …

Elon Musk Takes Customer Complaint on Twitter From Idea to Execution in 6 Days | Inc.com

For business leaders, social media can be confusing (and sometimes dangerous) territory.<p>But last month, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk provided a master class in how to use social media effectively. When a Tesla owner complained about fellow consumers hogging spots at a local charging station, Musk …

Tesla

How Keeping a Gratitude Journal Made This Writer More Thankful | Men's Health

Many have called it a dumpster fire. Even as early as July, Slate asked, “Is 2016 the worst year in history?”<p>When times get tough, it’s easy to forget what we’re grateful for.<p>However, multiple studies—including one from earlier this year—suggest that daily expressions of gratitude can improve …

10 Overlooked Albums of 2016

Hexvessel – <i>When We Are Death</i><p>Century Media<p>A lot of modern bands channel ’60s psychedelic rock, but few sound as interesting as Hexvessel do on their …

7 Simple Ways to Find Some Calm

13<p>SHARES<p>Around the holidays, life has a way of spinning out of control. Work and family duties multiply and compete until every day feels like a race …

Meditation

Large Open Plans Turned Cozy By Room Dividers

Having an open floor plan might seem scary to some and it can be quite difficult to get used to in certain cases. The idea of having no walls to …

CSSReference.io is a gorgeous visual guide to CSS

The best way to learn CSS is through trial-and-error. <i>You’ve got to write code in order to learn to be a coder</i>. That’s the simple truth of the matter. But it’s always nice to have a helping hand guide you through the often confusing and contradictory technology used to style and illustrate webpages, …

From Chamonix to Aspen, These Are the 14 Most Luxurious Ski Hotels Around the World

In many parts of the world, ski season is just about to kick off. Whether you are eager to hit the slopes, or more excited about the après scene that surrounds just about every snowy destination, it's time to get your winter holidays booked. Here, some of the most luxurious hotels in the top ski …

Skiing

6 Scientific Reasons Facebook Turns Everybody Into A Jerk

The internet had such promise. The World Wide Web was going to help us share information, learn about people from different places, and have access …

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The Benefits Of Meditation | Men's Health

I was a believer; I just wasn’t a regular.<p>Over the next 12 months, I dabbled, “om-ing” with sporadic inconsistency.<p>There was always something more pressing that pushed a regular practice to the backburner: I was too busy, too stressed, too tired, too wired, too swamped, too everything.<p>But the thing …

Herman Miller's iconic modern office chair gets remastered

After 20+ years, the famed Aeron design gets a new update.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>19<p>After 20+ years, the famed Aeron design gets a new …

Bookworms will Adore this Cabin in Upstate New York

Studio Padron’s clients asked for a standalone library and guest house in the woods behind their vacation home in upstate New York. They got the</b> …

New York State

Les Miles, P.J. Fleck lead list of seven candidates for Purdue coaching job

Darrell Hazell was canned on Sunday after a 3-3 start in 2016<p>The P.J. Fleck sweepstakes has begun.<p>Oh, and Purdue fired Darrell Hazell on Sunday. …

Syracuse coach Dino Babers gave an incredible post-game speech after upsetting Virginia Tech

Syracuse upset No. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday with two touchdowns in the final eight minutes to win 31-17.<p>After the game, ESPN cameras captured head coach Dino Babers post-game speech, and boy is it great.<p>Babers gets the players riled up by pointing out that Virginia Tech was a three-touchdown …

College Sports

Modern meets nature in the Pacific Northwest

This ultra modern single family home in Spokane, Washington is designed in a way to blend the interior and exterior. The architects over at <i>Uptic</i> …

4 things to do when asking for a raise - and 2 you should never do

Hoping for a raise this year? Read these 4 things you should do when asking for a raise.<p>Asking for a raise can be awkward and uncomfortable. That may …

Grow a 100-year old forest in your backyard - in just 10 years

<b>Obviously, you can't literally grow a century-old forest in just a decade, but by mimicking nature's forest-building process, it's possible to</b> …

13 things successful people do right before bed

Successful people understand that their success starts and ends with their mental and physical health, which is almost entirely dependent upon their getting enough sleep.<p>That is why good bedtime routines are a key ritual for so many of them.<p>Here's what many successful people do right before bed:

Sleep

Yoga Poses for a Relaxing Evening Practice

Though you can do yoga at any time of day, it makes sense to make the type of practice you do appropriate for the hour. First thing in the morning, …

Yoga

Michael B. Jordan Feels Kobe Bryant’s Pain In Hilarious New Apple Ad

<b>WHAT:</b> Kobe Bryant and Michael B. Jordan come to a misunderstanding about the NBA legend’s new biopic while demonstrating Siri on Apple TV.<p><b>WHO:</b> Apple, TBWA\Media Arts Lab<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> Last month it was Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (<i>Game of Thrones</i>) and Alison Brie (Community) rehearsing a scene in a …