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The Truth About Vibration Exercise

Can those high-tech vibrating platforms really help you build muscle?<p>Apparently vibrators may also help with building muscle and losing weight, according to a new study published in the journal <i>Endocrinology</i>.<p>Now, this study is talking about the type of vibrating platform that you sit, stand or lie …

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This Special Forces-Inspired Tactical Dagger Is The Ultimate Self-Defense Tool

If anyone might have a coolly precise idea as to what might make the perfect non-ballistic self-defense tool, it might be an experienced special …

Can You Sell Your Leadership Product?

What is a leader? A mentor once told me a leader is someone who can find others who will follow him (or her).<p>But as we all know, followers can be high-maintenance folks, requiring constant tending to whatever it is that attracts them; most of the time “it” is something intangible. Napoleon is …

OLBlog

The main serial killer of startups and SMEs is a bad execution. A business without a plan is like a ship without navigation systems. Eventually, it …

The Ultimate Guide To Knife Locking Systems

So you've finally gotten on board with the idea of adding a folding pocket knife to your everyday carry gear. You've realized their usefulness as …

The Ultimate Guide to Knife Steel

There are a number of different determining factors that go into denoting the qualities of a folding knife. From handle materials, to deployment, to …

Store Your Cast Iron with This One Thing to Make It Last Longer — Organizing Tips from Kitchn

The first time I cooked with my now-husband, I was surprised to learn he had a collection of cast iron pans in an array of sizes. What impressed me …

New: Bastion Carbon Fiber EDC Knives

Bastion tells us they’re pleased to present a line of carbon fiber knives for EDC (every day carry). They offer the tools in 4 variations of 2 …

Carbon Fiber

Cast Iron Pan Cleaning Tips

The classic beauty of a cast iron bathtub will add an elegant touch to your bathroom and will last a lifetime.<p>12 ways to give your wheels a fresh …

The Best Stretches to Relieve a Sore Neck

Whether you slept in a funky position or have been staring tensely at your computer for hours on end, a crick in the neck is not only annoying, it can cause headaches and upper back pain. After a long, hot shower to loosen the muscles, try a few of these stretches for a little relief.

Yoga

Overcome Resistance to Change by Enlisting the Right People

Change initiatives fail when senior leaders don’t see that their organizations are social systems. Organizations are defined by bundles of local relationships, social expectations, and unwritten rules that exist between thousands of people. These people create tribes — collections of like-minded …

The More You Energize Your Coworkers, the Better Everyone Performs

How much energy do you have at work? Do you feel invigorated and engaged or down and disengaged? Either way, the reason might be your coworkers: They are infecting you with their energy, positive or negative.<p>We “catch” energy through our interactions with people – something called “relational …

Memory Loss May Not Be The Sole Indicator Of Alzheimer’s Disease

A research team from the Northwestern University have discovered that people who present with atypical forms of Alzheimer's often miss out on …

What Does Leadership Mean? Ask a Fifth Grader, Not Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo exploited their community of customers, and even a fifth grader can tell you that's not leadership.<p>I used to be kind of cynical about what I thought of as the "leadership industry." In my graduate education, I think I had to take at least three different courses on various aspects of …

9 Things I Learned from My First Difficult Conversation

Did you know 35 percent of managers would rather <i>skydive</i> for the first time than address a problem with their team at work? That’s according to the …

Hips Don’t Lie: 4 Drills to Unlock Your Stiff Hips

<b>The hip joint is one of the most mobile in the body, so why can’t you move yours?</b> Most people I know waste their time with:<p>Foam rolling<br>• Couch …

Study Offers 'Critical Insights' for Treating and Preventing Alzheimer's

<i>Summary: A new study provides novel insights into the molecular basis of Alzheimer’s.</i><p>Source: Northeastern University.<p><b>New research led by</b> …

10 Proven Ways To Help Prevent Dementia

Dementia

How to Clean and Maintain Cast Iron

The photo above is capable of causing divorces, ending friendships, and starting wars. Think I'm joking? Then you've never talked to a no-soaper. All I'll say is this: Woe to you if you ever touch a no-soaper's cast iron pan with a sudsy sponge.<p>That's the nature of cast iron. Because it's one of …

There Are 7 Types of Ultra-Likable Leaders: Which One Are You?

As you scan the horizon looking for the next best class of Millennial leaders, make sure they fall into one (or all) of these categories.<p>First the bad news: 85 percent of companies report an urgent need to develop their leadership pipeline. But only <i>40 percent</i> believe their current pool of …

Leadership

How to Season a Cast Iron Pan (It's Easier Than You Think!)

Online forums for the cooking-obsessed are a mixed blessing. On the one hand, they can be amazing resources, full of detailed information on all sorts of topics. But they can also expose just how little agreement there often is among experts when you get down to the nitty-gritty details. I've spent …

Cast Iron Skillet

Making a Basic Knife Lanyard

Knot of the Week: Paracord Storage Lanyard

This knot of the week started off as a request from a reader who wanted to know how to create a lanyard he saw at the end of a knife sheath.<p>On …

Knot of the Week: Paracord Deployment Lanyard

The Paracord Deployment Lanyard has been a long time coming on our Knot of the Week and much like our last KOTW on the Paracord Storage Lanyard, this …

20 skills that are hard for bosses to master, but can pay off forever

You can have all the talent in the world, but you're not going to rise into a management position if you don't have certain abilities.<p>These leadership skills transcend any one company or industry. They're also tricky to master.<p>A handful of these traits might come naturally to you, but it's likely …

Leadership

How I Learned That Employees Need A Leader, Not A Friend

Early on in my career, I worked for a manager who was barely able to mask his contempt for his employees. No matter what you did, he simply could not be pleased.<p>As team morale suffered, I devoted more and more time to the task of trying to crack his code. Ultimately, I never managed to understand …

Employment

Are You a Good Boss? (Infographic)

Being a good boss requires both management and leadership skills.<p>Peter Drucker says "Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things."<p>To be a good boss we need to have both leadership and management skills, in order to lead our teams to achieve great results.<p>Of the two, …