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How to Overcome Shyness | The Art of Manliness

For the last couple of weeks we’ve been exploring the subject of shyness. In our first post, we talked about the nature of shyness and its symptoms. …

Indian Motorcycle Engineers Passion For Speed. Seven-Episode Video Series Records After-Hours Development Of Land Speed Racers

Melding their careers with a shared fervor for going fast, a team of Indian Motorcycle engineers continues to practice their art on two-wheeled …

Is it still worth paying off your mortgage as soon as you can?

Pay off your mortgage as soon as you can.<p>That tip has stood for years as a cornerstone of financial wisdom.<p>The idea was that while you might have …

Make Foolproof Stir-Fry Dishes with This Simple Formula

Once you know the basics of stir-frying, an endless variety of quick and healthy dishes will await you. These infographics from Cook Smarts tell you …

How To Make Your Mind Happy: 5 Secrets To Mindfulness

Sometimes it seems like your brain just sits around creating lousy feelings and worries. You want this, you’re frustrated about that, you’re annoyed …

This Three-Part Video Teaches You Everything You Need to Know About Multimeters

Using a multimeter for your electronics projects isn’t terribly complicated, but really understanding how they work takes a much deeper …

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‘79 BMW R65 – Shadow Motor Paris

The real charm of a Rat bike is to pick up something cheap, get it up and going on the smell of an oily rag and retain all of that true mechanical …

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RESTORING AN ICON: BMW R80G/S PARIS-DAKAR

The iconic BMW Motorrad R80G/S Paris-Dakar. Before we get to the finished product, allow me to take you back to November of 2014 when this story …

The Five Loudest Messages You're Sending Your Employees

When I was a salaried HR leader, the end of the year was a pretty slow time. Once the company holiday party was behind us and the end-of-year accounting was done, we took it easy until January.<p>Now my life is different. Every leader has the same idea in mid-December: “We need an employee …

How to Know What We Really Want

The ability to take risks by stepping outside your comfort zone is the primary way by which we grow. But we are often afraid to take that first …

Top 10 Cleaning Products You Should Totally DIY

When you make your own detergents and other cleaning solutions, you not only get to control the ingredients you’re using, you could also save a …

7 Surprising Tricks To Deceive Your Mind And Be More Confident

<i>“I don’t know what to do with my life…”</i><p>There have been many times in my life where I have been stuck and not known what to do next. I have agonized …

Motivation

Look Again: Bryan Fuller's Ducati 250 Scrambler

If this Ducati 250 Scrambler seems familiar, it’s because you’ve seen it on these pages before… kinda. Meet the ‘Super Duc,’ the posh twin of Fuller Moto’s ‘Dirty Duc.’<p>When Bryan Fuller had the idea for the Dirty Duc, he decided to build a pair. And much as we love the first bike, this second …

Can You Spot All the Geeky Details in these Fantastic Drawings?

Artist Joey Jacks has set himself a challenge: Every day this month, he’s posting a bit of fan art. His pen-and-ink style is full of humor, and each …

How to Shop, Cook, and Eat Healthy When Eating for One

Solo folks face unique challenges for eating healthy, beyond a lack of cooking skills. It’s less fun to cook and eat alone, and very little food …

Slow Cookers

1952 Vincent Black Shadow Special

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Engineering<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Racing<br>• Vintage<p>The Vincent Black Shadow is a motorcycle that many in the motorcycling press …

6 motorcycle movies worth watching

The fine art of the motorcycle movie has hit a speed hump in recent years. Raw and gritty paens to the alternative lifestyle are harder to find. And easy access to broadcast-quality DSLR recording has caused a rise in quantity rather than quality.<p>But it’s not all showers of sparks from angle …

Amazing Motorcycle Road Trip , Just Share

The motorcycle road-trip began in Calgary. I was ready before returning in Canada, picking out a dark 2013 Road Slip I nicknamed “Black Betty”, to …

7 Mindfulness Habits That Lead To 365 Days of Happiness

<i>“I don’t know what to do with my life…”</i><p>There have been many times in my life where I have been stuck and not known what to do next. I have agonized …

Motivation

Trials?

With holiday season among us, the struggle to find the perfect gift for that special motorcycle junkie in our lives can be a daunting task, but rest …

Isle of Man Classic TT 2015

Five go mad on Commandos. Stuart Urquhart's travelling companions manage to break a van before they've got to the ferry; things can only get better …

Flashback. 1966 Triton Cafe Racer.

Take the best of Triumph (its 650 cc parallel-twin or Bonneville engine) and install it in a Norton Featherbed frame reputed for its racing …

Bmw R60/7 | By Er Motorcycles

Remember the amazing BMW R80 custom named "Mobster” we featured recently? Now ER Motorcycles have rolled out this spectacular BMW R60/7 conversion, …