Michael Damond

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11 Myths About Alcohol You Shouldn't Believe

By: <i>Nicholas Knock</i><p>There are a lot of times in this world when ignorance really is bliss. Remember how magical life was before you found out (spoiler alert) there's no Santa? How badass wrestling was before you learned it's fake? How infallible your parents were before you hit puberty?<p>But when it …

Convert a VW Jetta into Small Modern Pickup

Can you imagine driving a stylish small modern pickup capable of 40 miles per gallon? That doesn’t exist on any dealer lot, but with a used VW Jetta or Golf, a $3,500 kit available on eBay, and a few weekends, you can build it yourself.<p>The affordable Smyth Performance Volkswagen Jetta/Golf Truck …

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for roast chicken with sherry, and rhubarb upside-down cake

Liven up the weekend roast with sweet fruit and bitter leaves<p>Weekends are about relaxing and catching up with friends, be that over a late breakfast, lunch or dinner. Sometimes, we make pancakes for brunch with crisp bacon, blueberries and maple syrup; at others, it’s a dinner after which the …

The 30 magic marketing words you should be using

Language is a powerful tool — it enables you to connect with audiences and spur them to take action. For email marketers, the importance of using the …

3 Side Hustles That Will Benefit Your Startup

The vision: You start your own business, bring in tons of profit, and comfortably retire to a private island somewhere in the Caribbean.<p>The reality: …

10 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About 401ks, IRAs And Other Retirement Accounts

You may be too young to think much about retirement. But if you’re out of school and in the labor force, you’re not too young to be thinking about–and more importantly, funding– retirement accounts. Here are 10 things you need to know about IRAs, 401(k)s and other retirement accounts, part of a …

The Top Men’s Watches Trends For 2016

What you wear on your wrist isn’t as sensitive to seasonal shifts as your clothes. But that’s not to say men’s watches don’t move with the times. …

James Perse Trucker Hat Collection Catches Fire

The 3 Biggest Mistakes Parents Make in Saving for College

A financial planner shares her solutions.<p>My clients often tell me that saving for college is their most important financial priority. Like other …

Cast Your Vote for GQ’s Most Stylish Man of 2015

Can Lucky Blue Smith out-suit Ralph Lauren? Is David Beckham the best-dressed Brit? Vote in Round 4 to ensure the right man wins. It’s your duty.<p><b>(Voting for this round has ended. Vote for your favorites in our live heat here.)</b><p>The fourth heat of GQ’s Most Stylish Man of 2015 showdown is upon us—and …

The healthiest breakfasts you can order at 11 fast-food restaurants

And while starting every day with a hashbrown and a McGriddle is probably not a great idea, you don't have to completely swear off the fast-food joints in your neighborhood.<p>We've compiled the following list of the healthiest fast-food breakfasts that'll fill you up and keep you going all day long.

10 Entrepreneurs' Productivity Secrets

Productivity apps have proliferated at the speed of startup conferences and podcasts. 10 entrepreneurs weigh in on the tools and resources they turn to in order to stay productive and centered.<p>Whether you're looking for a productivity app or a podcast to download, most of us ask our network for a …

Must-Haves For Your Dream Home

(Image credit: Structube)<p>When does your home become your dream home? How about when you hit that elusive balance of style and personality: Straddling …

5 Things You Can Do Every Morning to Make Your Day Incredible

'Shark Tank' investor Daymond John explains the harsh reality of getting your product into a major retailer

As the founder of clothing line FUBU and an investor on the hit reality pitch show "Shark Tank," millions of Americans see Daymond John as an entrepreneurial mentor.<p>Whether entrepreneurs are pitching to him on the show or elsewhere, John says that one of the most common questions he gets is if he …

A Harvard scientist who's studied coffee for 20 years explains why the drink is amazing

Dr. Frank Hu just finished a 20-year study on the effects of coffee on the human body. People who drink more coffee it turns out, live longer.<p>Specifically, Hu's study found that coffee-drinkers have lower risks of cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases, as well as suicide.<p>The research began …

Stop Calling Everything a Life Hack

Stop Calling Everything a Life HackSet Design by Bette Adams for Mary Howard Studio.There's been an explosion in a top-secret science lab. A group of …

Stop Shooting Video on the Canon 5D mark III

<b>“It’s the most affordable.”</b> This is a straight-up myth. The list of video cameras that are cheaper, with better video quality and better video …

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