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How to Make Introductions | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever been at a party with a guy who runs into somebody he knows and starts yammering away while you stand there awkwardly, holding your …

Body Language

How to ace every exam you ever take

Mocks are over and the Easter holidays are on the horizon, which means the number of parents fretting over their children’s revision schedules – and whether they’ll get the grades they need – is growing apace. For many, a place at Oxbridge is the desired reward for that hard work. It might seem …

Education

72 Songs About Crushes and Crushing on Someone

72 Songs About Crushes and Crushing on Someone<p>Updated on April 7, 2018<p>Crushes: You're More Obvious Than You Believe<p>Crushes aren't just for teens. …

5 Places Entrepreneurs And Teachers Should Visit While Attending ISTE In Chicago

If you are attending ISTE in Chicago this month, here are five unique places entrepreneurs and teachers are sure to appreciate. Should you have some extra time, stop by these hidden gems in Chicago.<p>Whether you need a break, inspiration, or want to spark some different ideas, you won’t regret taking …

Entrepreneurship

Smarter, Not Harder: How to Succeed at Work

We each have 96 energy blocks each day to spend however we'd like. Using this energy blocking system will ensure you're spending each block wisely to …

Time Management

Picture Perfect: TV Settings That Deliver the Ultimate Picture Quality

If you recently bought a new television, you’ll notice that things have changed when it comes to out-of-the-box TV settings.<p>It used to be that when …

Tutorials

How to instantly improve your LinkedIn profile headline

There is a <b>proven LinkedIn profile headline formula</b> that <i>isn’t</i> about catchy taglines (“The pro you’ve been looking for”) or meaningless buzzwords …

Employment

How to Save Big on Your Next Pair of Sunglasses

Need a new pair of sunnies? Here's how to score a great pair of sunglasses at a great price, so you'll have more money to put towards your summer …

Men's Fashion

You need to drive America's 10 quietest roads

Baseball, cookouts and days at the lake are some of America's favorite summer season pastimes, but there is no rite of passage greater than the …

National Parks

Do You Have the Best Car Buying App on Your Phone?

Best Car Buying Apps<p>Updated May 21, 2018<p>If you are in the market for a new or used car, you are probably bracing yourself for many trips to the …

I Finally Caved and Bought Allbirds' 'World's Most Comfortable Shoes'—and I Get It Now

It doesn’t matter how many five-star reviews a product has or what its sell-out rate is: I'll only ever spend by Mint-allotted “me budget” on something that's come recommended from people I actually know. That can be a friend or a colleague—never a stranger on the Internet. Yet even I haven't been …

Clothing

The Best Blazers & Brands For Men To Buy Right Now

No longer reserved for the English gent or regimented Navy sir, the humble blazer has played a star role in seasons past, since its debut nearly two …

Men's Fashion

The 14 Most Beautiful Cities in the U.S. Will Take Your Breath Away

We're huge fans of international travel. London, Paris, Hong Kong, Rome, Rio, Tokyo, Tel Aviv… These are just some of the faraway destinations …

Lenovo’s new Windows 10 laptops are cheaper than most Chromebooks

If you’re shopping for a brand new Windows 10 laptop and budget is tight, you should check out Lenovo’s just announced IdeaPad laptops. Prices start …

How to Find the Perfect Sunglasses for Your Face Shape

And the one pair that looks great on everyone.<p>Knowing which sunglass frames are right for your face shape will help you pick a style that complements your features instead of fighting with them. It’ll also stave off the paralysis of choice that's left you with the same busted pair of drugstore …

How to Make the Perfect First Impression In 30 Seconds, According to a Top Marketing Strategist

Crafting and delivering a solid elevator pitch can be harder than it seems.<p>“The best elevator pitch doesn’t feel like an elevator pitch,” says Dorie …

See How Easy it Is to Send Money Abroad

Remittances: How to Send Money Abroad<p>Updated February 05, 2018<p>A remittance is a payment from one place to another, whether it’s a personal transfer …

Great games for your nongaming laptop

Blade Runner

National Parks Bucket List: Our Ultimate Guide to the Most Majestic Natural Escapes in the West

While the fate of our country's most majestic swaths of nature hangs in the balance, there is no time like the present to visit our national …

This Is the Best Credit Card to Use If You're Saving for College

It can help you save for retirement too.<p>As the cost of higher education keeps climbing — tuition, fees, room and board at a private four-year college …

The best-selling aviator sunglasses on Amazon are on sale for $17 today

It might not seem like it considering how crazy the weather has been across much of the country, but warm weather is right around the corner. That …

The best lightweight gaming laptops

Back at CES a few months ago, I wrote that we were entering a golden age in lightweight gaming laptops. It started last year with NVIDIA's small, power-efficient Max-Q graphics, followed by Intel and AMD's surprising team-up on Core H with Radeon RX Vega M graphics. Now Intel has ramped up the …

31-year-old self-made millionaire reveals the simple formula to his success

According to self-made millionaire Timothy Kim, you don't need to be intelligent in order to be wealthy. Instead, he says you just need to learn what …

Success

How To Write Thank-You Notes That Impress Hiring Managers

When it comes to impressing hiring managers, what you do after counts as much as what you say during your interview.<p>Spring is a great time to search for new jobs for a number of reasons. First, budgets are often approved around January/February to hire more people. Second, the economy is pretty …

Academic CV Samples and Writing Tips

Academic Curriculum Vitae (CV) Examples<p>Updated November 02, 2017<p>A curriculum vitae (or “CV”) written for academia should highlight research and …

This Millennial Couple Is Saving $150,000 a Year and Plans to Retire by 2029. Here’s How They Do It

They even economize on food: 'Scallions are cheap.'<p>Some kids want to be a fire fighter, astronaut or a ballerina when they grow up. Lily He wanted to …

How to Create the Perfect Résumé, According to a CEO and Ex-Google Staffer

See the difference between an ordinary résumé and an extraordinary one.<p>A résumé is basically a first impression in document form. So you don’t simply …

Here Are Some Great Business Thank You Letter Examples

Business Thank You Letter Examples<p>Updated April 04, 2018<p>Are you wondering how to structure a gracious and winning thank-you note to send to a …

6 books to read if you want to improve your mental strength

<i>Editor's note: This post originally appeared on Quora, in response to the question, "Which are the best books to read for mental strength?"</i><p>I've always been fascinated by the mental aspect in sports, music, and personal development. I'm a firm believer that we can train our minds, just as we train …

Building An Engineering Interview Process

Creating an interview process can be tough. An effective interview process is a series of hard tradeoffs. On the one hand, you want to figure out how …