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How a Navy SEAL sets up his Body Armor: Watch Tactical Rifleman

The guys at Tactical Rifleman provide different points of views regarding shooting, moving, weapons, and tactics from different members of elite …

Military

Want to Be the Type of Leader People Will Remember for Life? Do the 1 Thing Most Bosses Hate the Most

The essence of great leadership really comes down to where you place yourself on the organizational pyramid.<p>In management theory, certain concepts from yesteryear no longer hold true. Like, for example, the idea that people must be driven to perform.<p>Yet over the years, I've learned that <i>driving</i> …

Profit

The Supreme Court Abandons Another Constitutional Safeguard, Only Gorsuch Dissents

Now fallen into obscurity and disuse, the Contracts Clause was once one of the U.S. Constitution’s strongest protections for economic freedom against state interference. Praised by James Madison as a “constitutional bulwark in favor of personal security and private rights,” the Clause declares that …

James Madison

Something Weird Happened to Men 7,000 Years Ago, And We Finally Know Why

The women, on the other hand, were fine.<p>Around 7,000 years ago - all the way back in the Neolithic - something really peculiar happened to human …

Anthropology

Rail-Mounted Suppressor Doesn’t Need Threaded Barrel

Have you ever seen the unique rail-mounted suppressors from Fischer Development for Glock and H&K pistols?<p>It’s a pretty wild concept that was …

How to Teach Kids the Importance of Saving Money

Talking about money at any age can be a drag; sitting down and reviewing just how much money you spend on groceries every month isn't exactly …

Personal Finance

How Netflix Redesigned Board Meetings

The board of directors of a public company has a long list of oversight responsibilities, but it is not always the case that directors receive the information they need to make fully informed decisions on key matters, such as strategy, succession, and performance monitoring. We recently studied a …

24 life skills every adult should master before turning 30

There’s no handbook for adult life.<p>Somehow you’re just supposed to know that you should have more money coming in than going out and you shouldn’t …

Time Management

Jeff Bezos Banned PowerPoint in Meetings. His Replacement Is Brilliant

Narrative memos have replaced PowerPoint presentations at Amazon. Here are three reasons why.<p>In his 2018 annual letter, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos repeated his rule that PowerPoint is banned in executive meetings. What Bezos replaces it with provides even more valuable insight for …

Public Speaking

How to (actually) find your purpose

You know what I don’t like? <b>Advice that doesn’t come with instruction</b>.<p>For instance, “leadership gurus” often say, “You must do the work you’re …

High School

What Job Skill Is Most Lacking in the U.S.? LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner Has a Surprising Answer

American employees are lacking (sort of) one surprising skill. Here are some keys to moving it to the strength side of the ledger.<p>LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner just appeared on CNBC's <i>Squawk Box</i> to reveal surprising new research about the state of job skills in the U.S. He talked about gaps in computer …

Leadership

How Can You Tell a Great Leader When You See One? Look for This 1 Uncommon Sign

This is the stuff of which legacies are made, careers advance, and companies ultimately flourish.<p>Many of us have to make decisions that define who we are. It's often arriving at the crossroads of choosing between towing the line or doing the difficult, unpopular thing. And sometimes, doing what you …

Leadership

Secret to financial freedom: Why the 50/30/20 savings rule is a win

<i>JOHANNESBURG — In this excellent article, independent financial advisor and asset management consultant Candice Paine outlines some key tips to</i> …

The Guy Who Wrote The Book On The Deep State Wishes Trumpworld Would Shut Up About The Deep State

Former Republican aide Mike Lofgren wanted to call attention to the way entrenched interests in Washington, Wall Street, and Silicon Valley are hurting the country. Now, he says the term he helped popularize is “like a virus,” and a catchphrase for the very forces he hoped to weaken.<p><b>Mike Lofgren</b> …

Scoop up these great deals expiring April 1: Bluetooth headphones, coding classes, speakers, and more

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>Before you know it, the bitter winds will be …

Check out this tiny Navy SEAL survival kit

If there's one group in the military that's trained to survive in the most horrible conditions known to man, it's the U.S. Navy SEALs.<p>From the icy Arctic to humid jungles, SEALs are prepared for any kind of fight against the enemy at a moment's notice.<p>Sometimes, missions don't go as planned, so …

The 5 Most Important Negotiation Skills You Must Master

Intimidated by negotiations? Focus on these five simple negotiation skills first and get much better.<p>Think of all the times and places in your business week you negotiate: With new hires and existing employees; with sales prospects and long-term clients; with vendors and suppliers. If you're a …

4 Ways to Make Sure Your New Hire Quits or Gets Fired

You just dropped thousands of dollars on your new hire. Employees are relieved you've filled the position. Here's how to screw it up and go back to square one.<p>Finally! You've finally filled that pesky open position that's been vacant for weeks. Your employees feel the relief coming. You're planning …

Essential Gear For an Overland Adventure

<i>Last Updated March, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>“It’s not about the …

11 Important Things To Remember When Creating Your Employee Development Program

The most important asset any company has is its people. Like any other business resource, you must invest the proper time and money into developing your employees and helping them grow. Otherwise, they will stagnate and stop producing quality work — and eventually, they’ll leave your organization …

Human Resources

10 Thinking Errors That Will Crush Your Mental Strength

Mental strength requires a three-pronged approach—<b>managing our thoughts</b>, <b>regulating our emotions</b>, and <b>behaving productively despite our …

Amazon and Costco are selling emergency kits that can feed a family for a year — and it reveals a disturbing new normal in America

Americans preparing for anything from a hurricane to "an emergency of Biblical proportions" can find what they need to survive on Costco and Amazon.<p>The retailers are selling a variety of emergency survival kits, some of which can feed a family of four for up to a year.<p>Options at Costco include a …

Teach Your Child to Deal With Uncomfortable Emotions

Mentally strong kids understand that they can be in control of their emotions – rather than allowing their emotions to control them. Kids who know …

Self-help

Amazing 10 Incredible Hiking Trails in Utah

We know a little snow has never stopped you from hitting the trails and if you find yourself in Utah this winter, you are in luck! Everyone knows …

Hiking

Concrete Stair Retrofit

This project came about because an electrical meter at the top of the exterior concrete stairs didn’t have the required 3 feet of standing space in …

Woodworking

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How to Land a Director-Level Job<p><i>by Kristine Tucker</i><p>Applying for a director-level position at a company, organization or academic institution can be a …

Employment

3 Secrets Every Successful Negotiator Knows

Here's how to handle yourself in even the most aggressive of negotiations.<p><i>How do you handle a difficult negotiation? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni, CEO of Morphic</b> …

Editors' Choice 2014: The Best Backpacking Gear of the Year

The Best Backpacking Gear of the YearKelty TN 2Cowboy camping is fun—the bazillion stars overhead, that sense of complete integration with …

Backpacking

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

Tutorials

Why Did It Take Two Weeks To Discover Parkland Students’ Astroturfing?

“Can you believe these kids?” It’s been a recurring theme of the coverage of the Parkland school shooting: the remarkable effectiveness of the high …