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Basic Survival Skills That Can Save Your Life in Any Situation

What are the basics?<p>First we’ll cover the basics — basic survival skills. Then we’ll throw in a few survival skills that make Army Green Berets able …

The 5 Most Immortal Humans To Ever Walk The Earth

"In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Ben Franklin first said that, and to prove his point, he's now <i>dead as …

7 Ways to Gauge Success That Have Nothing to Do With Money and Power

We live in a culture that tells us that the surest signs of success are big, fat—or even teeny, tiny—pay increases and promotions. But by gauging our success on what we see in our paychecks or hear in our yearly reviews, we're missing out on a lot, our experts say, including the opportunity to see …

Top 10 Most Beautiful Hiking Places around the World

About 13 hiking trails have been rounded up in this whole world and they are considered to be the perfect one to get the next adventure. This is the …

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60 Motivational Quotes to Keep You Moving Toward Your Goal

Big successes are an accumulations of small successes<p>Success can be a long and winding road, filled with many obstacles and challenges.<p>There is no real short cut to success; it requires us to take action daily, to be persistent and consistent in our efforts which is not always easy to do. We can …

Motivation

The Ugly Truth About Being an Entrepreneur

I’m here to give it to you straight friends: the gritty truth about being an entrepreneur.<p>Many individuals would gladly sacrifice the 9–5 grind for a …

How young people's bedrooms look around the world

<b>An artist has created a stunning series of photographs the depict the bedrooms of young people from different places around the world.</b><p>French …

The 7 kinds of shoes every guy should own, according to top Hollywood stylists

Fall is always a good time to get freaky with your clothes (see: not being drenched in sweat 24/7) but the Marie Kondo minimalist in us wants to argue that it's also the perfect time to clean up your act when it comes to the basics too.<p>Sure, dress shoes aren't quite as fun to acquire as say, a pink …

The 10 Most Popular Cocktails in the World

The 'Mad Men' effect is still going strong.<p>Do you have a signature cocktail? You should have a signature cocktail. Few things make you feel so sophisticated as casually ordering exactly what you want while your friends hopelessly peruse the menu in some bar, trying not to ask for something crap.<p>But …

These companies are making some of the best dress shirts out there right now

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The goal is to find shirts that are comfortable enough that you won't mind spending the whole day in them, but that are also simple …

16 incredible European destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent thread on Quora discussed some of the best destinations in Europe that remain mostly unknown.<p>The answers hit on a number of hidden gems, which we included in this list, along with some others that came from our own research.<p>From Denmark's Faroe Islands to one of Armenia's oldest …

How to Filter and Purify Water | The Art of Manliness

For most folks in the developed world, getting a drink of safe, clean, palatable drinking water is as easy as turning on the tap.<p>Outside of the …

The Best Outdoor Activities in Los Angeles

Unlike most parts of the country, where recreational activities are dictated by the thermometer, in Los Angeles, there is no such seasonal limitation. Thus, it should come as no surprise that the place whose climate renders it SUP-able in February is, at times, the subject of every outdoor …

The Definition of Happiness Changes as You Age, According to Science

The definition of happiness shifts radically but predictably with age, research shows.<p>Type a simple search into Google and you will bombarded by tips on how to be happy. You could spend weeks if not years reading all that advice on boosting well being.<p>Many of these articles are valuable, but most …

Happiness

Young, Broke And Adventurous? Here Are 20 Destinations To Travel To In Your 20s

Take on the world, diving into all those epic parties, festivities and amazing personal experiences. Here Are 20 Destinations To Travel To In Your …

The Crucial Quality In A Life Partner You Might Be Forgetting About

<i>Monica Parikh is a dating coach and the founder of School of Love NYC, a site intended to help people find happy, healthy relationships. Her personal</i> …

10 of Italy's most beautiful seaside towns

From the Italian Riviera to the farthest reaches of Sicily, there are plenty of seaside villages to please travelers in search of pristine beaches, ancient ruins, art, culture, and delicious cuisine. So why not do as the Romans do and head to the sea?

Italy

Six Habits of The Best Conversationalists

Becoming a good conversationalist requires having a certain set of skills in your communication toolbox.<p>Some people have the gift of gab, and can talk to anyone about anything. And some people struggle to make small talk. What separates the two isn’t knowing what to talk about; it’s polishing up …

Self-improvement

50 Rock Solid Quotes on Finding Success

How do you find success? Look in the right places.<p>How do you find success? These experts have an answer for you.<p>1. "Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." <i>- Henry Ford</i><p>2. "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue …

Motivation

How Much We Spent for 75 Days of Travel in Europe With Our Kids

Do you dream of traveling with your kids to Europe during their summer vacations, but never take any action to make it a reality? You might think traveling to Europe during the summer would be too expensive, especially since summer is the peak season for travel in the region. But traveling with …

11 European destinations everyone should travel to alone

To help you figure out where to go next, the European travel website RoutePerfect.com has released a list of the best destinations in Europe for solo travellers.<p>The ranking is based on data from over 100,000 trips saved and booked by solo travellers from around the world through the site.<p>From grand …

The 18 best books for someone just starting out in their career

Chances are, your college didn't offer classes on how to negotiate your salary, deal with a micromanaging boss, or confront annoying coworkers.<p>But there's still something you can do to prepare yourself for the tricky world of work: read.<p>Here are 18 books we think every young professional should …

I completely changed careers at 30 — these are the most important things I learned

I'd earned a degree in marketing, which had promised endless opportunities. But then the dot-com bubble burst, leaving me (and the rest of my class) desperately looking for work.<p>I unexpectedly found myself in an entry-level textile job in fashion, which had definitely not been part of my plan.<p>I …

12 Powerful Habits I Have Stolen From Ultra-Successful People

As you may already know I am very curious about habits, behavior psychology and how it all affects success. For over two years I have been …

30 Easy Ways to Make Money on the Side This Year

Whether it's starting your own business or working a part-time gig, here are a host of things you can do to earn the extra cash you need.<p>Why wouldn't a person want to have a little extra money in his or her bank account? I think most people would probably be happy to have that extra padded account …

Small Business

This Is, Hands Down, the Best Viral Dance Video on the Internet

All I've ever wanted in life is to be able to do this.<p>It's unclear why, but the above massively viral video from November 2015 has resurfaced. The video features Keone and Mari Madrid, a husband-wife duo known for starring in Justin Bieber's "Love Yourself" video and for teaching at Germany's …

How to get your job application noticed every time

I love reading relationship advice on Reddit. Users on there ask some pretty interesting questions, and are very honest in their answers. They’re also mostly delusional. Check out this really interesting post I came across a little while ago:<p>Tons of guys say things like “I’m smart, nice, I make …

Employment

6 Simple Strategies for Being Happy Alone

Most American adults have spent a non-trivial amount of time being untethered to other people. Almost everyone has spent at least a few years being …

Essential Hiking Gear for Beginners

Whenever we set out on a day hike in the hills, there is always a particular thought at the back of my mind. It always occurs to me that if anything …

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