Michael Mitchell

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10 Things You Should Do Outside of the Gym to See Faster Results

When it comes to getting in shape, losing weight or improving athletic performance, consistency is always key. In order to see improvements, we have …

These 7 Kettlebell Exercises Are the Secret to an Insanely Fit Physique

You can only go so far with cardio and bodyweight exercises. It won’t take long before your body is ready for more. Research shows that using a …

9 Ways Mentally Strong People Prevent Self-Pity From Sabotaging Their Success

Whether you’ve failed to close a major deal, or you’re overwhelmed by a looming deadline, throwing a pity party won’t help. In fact, feeling sorry for yourself can become downright self-destructive. It makes overcoming adversity difficult – if not impossible – and it keeps you stuck.<p>Mentally strong …

Self-help

30 High-Impact Ways to Level Up Your Writing

<i>This is a guest contribution from freelance blogger and email copywriter Hassan Ud-deen.</i><p>Ever feel like your writing could be better?<p>If you’re a …

Creative Writing

10 Comic Book Moments That Drew Unwanted Controversy

From superheroes getting creepy to characters being written as offensively as possible, the comics industry is no stranger to causing outrage. Some …

23 Household Items That Can Double As (Effective) Camping Gear

Spend money on the big ticket camping items that ensure your comfort and safety. Don't spend money on all the little stuff that can often be better …

Cleaning

Cocktail of the week: Chinese Negroni

Love Negronis? Try infusing your gin with tea for an interesting Eastern twist<p>Legend has it that the Negroni was invented in 1919, when a glamorous Italian aristocrat called Count Camillo Negroni asked a bartender in Florence to up the strength of his favorite cocktail, the Americano, by adding gin …

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Editors’ Picks: 10 Favorite Sources for Bargain Vintage Furniture

Here at Remodelista we’ve participated in our share of eBay auctions. We’ve also have been known to obsessively check the local Craigslist listings …

Furniture

Activate Your Company's Potential By Teaming Up With A University

Top-notch talent is critical for any business. For a growing company, universities are the perfect place to hunt for the most ambitious and passionate entry-level employees.<p>For my company, developing a relationship with the University of Missouri made perfect sense. It has one of the best …

Five Customer-Centric Marketing Lessons from Apple to Zappos

Traditional marketing is on life support. The rules of the game have changed. Tell and sell marketing no longer works. Today’s consumer is empowered. Empowered to find their own information, empowered to share their opinions and empowered to avoid marketing. Brands need to find ways to leverage …

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Get 3 Minutes Faster In 4 Weeks

For maximum speed, there's no place like om.<p>Hammering in the drops of your handlebar can shave more than three minutes off a 40km (24-mile) ride. But that means leaving the comfort of your brake hoods to hunker into an aerodynamic tuck--a position few recreational riders find comfortable for very …

13 Cool Things Siri Can Do For You

Thanks to Siri, you can check how many calories are in the soda you're drinking and even see how many planes are flying miles above you in the sky.<p>From productivity life hacks to hidden Easter eggs, we've collected 13 of the most interesting things Siri can do for you.

Change This iPhone Setting To Stop Closed Apps From Tracking Your Location

Foursquare users who play hooky from work to go see a movie may not “check in” for fear of colleagues seeing their whereabouts, but the app still knows they’re there. Last week, the Wall Street Journal confirmed an earlier report that Foursquare “tracks your every movement, even when the app is …