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A Beginner's Guide to Dating a Birder

Hiking with Jessie, my significant other, means flushing birds by pishing so we can look at their jizz. I learned what this means the old-fashioned way in 2012, without Google, on our first hike together. It means moving very slowly.<p>I am not a birder, though I’ve learned a lot since dating one. At …

Birdwatching

Mountain Hardwear features deals from $20: jackets, pullovers, t-shirts & more

Mountain Hardwear is currently having its Summer Sale with <b>up to 50% off</b> jackets, pullovers, bottoms and more with promo code <b>MHWSUMMERSALE</b> at checkout. Plus, take an <b>extra 10% off</b> and free delivery if you’re a Rewards Member. Not a member? It’s free to join.<p>Needing a new layering piece for fall? Our …

Jackets

The Most Effective Leaders 'Show Up' With These 4 Things Every Day

Every leader or aspiring leader wants to be an effective leader. They want to know what they have to do or who they have to be to lead with impact and influence in order to have the voice and provide the value they envision. Many of my coaching clients want a 60-day plan that’ll somehow get them to …

Leadership

Into Thin Air: The Science of Altitude Acclimation

The post Into Thin Air: The Science of Altitude Acclimation appeared first on iRunFar.com.“There’s no air up here!” is an expression I’m all too …

Sea Level

3 Seconds Fastest Open Automatic Hydraulic Double Layer Tent

<b>Four Big Updates of Generation 4</b><p>2 Times Hard The Generation 3<p>Wind Resistance Performance 58% Than Before<p>Without Rope, Pop Up Time Reduced By …

Backpacking

6 Crazy Things You Never Knew About the Great Lakes

1. They’re HUGE—6,000,000,000,000,000 gallons huge.<p>What's so great about the Great Lakes? Well, their size, actually, may be the most obvious (and …

Great Lakes

The most beautiful vacation spot in every state

1/<p>ALABAMA: Little River Canyon<p>Rob Hainer/Shutterstock<p>The Little River Canyon provides gorgeous views as well as recreational activities for visitors, …

National Parks
Leadership

Video: Annapurna One - Climbing the Most Dangerous Mountain in the World

In the spring of 2017, a team of climbers set out to open a new route on Cho Oyu. Unfortunately, they were denied a permit by the Chinese government, …

Mountaineering

Army's new fitness test ready by 2020; officials want better predictor of successful combat tasks

Military officials say the U.S. Army will roll out its new and improved fitness test by October 2020.<p>The Army Physical Fitness Test that soldiers …

Military

The right way to mow your lawn

If your home has a yard, then you'll need to know how to mow a lawn—and trust us, there's more to this crucial piece of lawn maintenance than simply moving a mower around!<p>That's why, in this edition of our Lawn Lover's Guide, we'll lay out everything you need to know, from the best time to tackle …

Landscaping

5 easy side-hustles mamas can use to make extra money

Growing your family is such an exciting time—newborn snuggles, toddler play dates, and watching your littles grow are unlike anything else. But, …

Personal Finance

Why you hold your boss accountable, according to a Navy SEAL

Navy SEAL and author of "Taking Point: A Navy SEAL's 10 Fail Safe Principles for Leading Through Change," Brett Gleeson explains why accountability and trust are key to any company's success. Following is the transcript for the video.<p><b>Brett Gleeson:</b> When an organization is working diligently to have …

Profit

How Managers Can Better Delegate and Build Trust With Their Team

There's a difference between leading and managing. Ignore it at your peril.<p>Every article you've ever read about managers vs. leaders bagged on managers while praising leaders. (Yes? Thought so.) There may come a time when managers are obsolete, but for now, these are both valuable roles--they're …

Leadership

Exceptional Leaders Never Speak First. Neither Should You

As a leader, you already know what you know. Here's the perfect way to find out what other people know.<p>I felt I had a good idea. Who am I kidding -- I felt I had a <i>great</i> idea. I had done the analysis, done the reasoning, and done the math. Still, just to make sure, I asked a key employee for …

openended

A $9,375 Investment in This Dividend Stock Could Generate More Than $1,260 in Annual Income Within 5 Years

With visible growth on the horizon, this pipeline company could produce a significant amount of income for investors in the coming years.<p><b>CNX …

Investing

Bison attack man who jumped fence in restricted area at Land Between the Lakes park

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — A man was injured by bison at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area after climbing a fence inside a restricted area.<p>It happened July 4 at the South Bison Range in the park located on the Kentucky-Tennessee border, authorities say.<p>"He climbed the fence and walked over …

Wildlife

Keeping Your Teeth White Is Actually Pretty Easy These Days

You just need a few essential steps.<p>Getting and keeping bright white teeth isn't particularly difficult—it just takes some strategic planning. Having a few key whitening products (and preventative measures) on hand can help keep them in line. Here are some of the best ones to get started.

Dental Care

Made in America: The greatest NBA players by state

This Independence Day, theScore is looking at the best athletes to come out of every state in each of the major sports. Only athletes born in that …

Los Angeles

Leadership Practices That Drive Results

Leadership practices and qualities aren’t only crucial for leaders but employees, too. Your leadership establishes the tone and affects company work culture.<p>Culture is like fuel to everything a company does, and employees are more than cogs in the machine or an engine of business strategy. Ideally, …

Employee Engagement

How to Play Consistent Golf

×How to Play Consistent GolfINDEX<p>1/5<p>Lesson 1: Making Solid Contact<p>Learn the three keys to pure strikes<br>• Fix fat and thin shots<br>• Develop proper body action<br>• Skills Test: taking good divots<p>2/5<p>Lesson 2: Controlling Shot Direction<p>Master the two major accuracy moves<br>• How to establish a proper grip<br>• Learn to …

Golf

Best Made in America Outdoor Brands

There’s a special pride we take in learning about craftsmen who have found a way to continue producing and making gear in America. As more and more …

Camping

10 ridiculously simple steps for writing a book

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain<p>As the bestselling author of five books, I can tell you without …

Writing

Use This Letter to Dispute Bad Info Your Credit Report

Sample Credit Report Dispute Letter<p>Updated March 11, 2018<p>The information in your credit report has a significant impact on your life. It affects your …

Identity Theft

According to Oprah, All Your Arguments Come Down to These 3 Questions

If the answers are no, there's likely going to be a problem.<p>Conflict is complicated.<p>Most of the time, it involves feelings that are both logical and illogical. That thing you're fighting about, whether at home or at work, is about both what's being stated and what's not being stated. It's about …

Oprah Winfrey

Where to Hike, Climb, Swim (and Eat!) in Colorado This Summer

<i>From rock climbing in the Garden of the Gods to spending the night in a decked-out treehouse, we've partnered with Breckenridge Brewery to help you make the most of summer in Colorado.</i><p>Thousands of visitors will make the trek to my colorful state over the next few months, summoned by the bounty of …

Hiking

Four ways managers subconsciously sabotage their own teams

Your role as a manager is to empower your employees to do their jobs well, but a few well-meaning habits can get in the way.<p>Mean, self-interested, and toxic bosses aren’t the only obstacles employees face on the job. Even the best-intentioned managers can unwittingly get in their team members’ way …

Employment

The Obligatory Gear Post

There’s no two ways about it, thru hikers (and hopefuls, like myself) are obsessed with gear. We like to blog about it, read about it, watch youtube …

Backpacking

Natural Gains: The Proven Training Strategies

How To Make Consistent Size & Strength Gains<p>Lead Photo Credit: Brad Neathery<p>What's the Best Training Program?<p>Is it the workout plan used by the …

Workouts

Army adding 2 months to Basic Combat Training for deadlier 'baseline' infantrymen

Life for new recruits at Fort Benning, Georgia, is about to get a lot longer.<p>The U.S. Army has plans to extend Basic Combat Training for its young …

Military