Alan Chan

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Sultry Scents: 15 Best Summer Colognes

There are plenty of reasons to be excited about the upcoming summer season. Warmer weather, longer days, beach vacations, and even romance. Now, …

Beauty

Here's what an effective LinkedIn profile looks like in 2018

Hate to break it to you, but if you're treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you're doing it wrong.<p>Nearly every industry uses LinkedIn to find and vet job candidates, and over 90% of recruiters rely on the site, according to data from the Society of Human Resource Management. So your …

Michele Weiner-Davis, the marriage-guidance counsellor, explains why she thinks having sex – even if you don’t feel like it – is the foundation of a happy relationship<p>How does it make you feel when your partner is cold and distant? Or when they’re critical and prickly? Does it make you want to rip …

TED Talks

The 2019 Lamborghini Urus Is A Brutal Display Of Speed And Extravagance

Well, everyone, the day has arrived. That automaker all of the kids had posters and screensavers of has finally come out with a (somewhat …

Sports Cars

15 Books These Successful Executives Say Inspired Them the Most | Inc.com

Whether you still flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect companion, relaxation aid or source of inspiration. Check out these quotes from more than a dozen CEOs and founders who name their favorite book and explain why it resonated with them.<p>1. "Peers Inc." by …

Books

Facebook's CEO and wife to give 99 percent of shares to their new foundation | News Home | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Mark Zuckerberg will put 99 percent of his Facebook Inc (FB.O) shares, currently worth about $45 billion, into a new philanthropy project focusing on human potential and equality, he and his wife said Tuesday in a letter to their newborn daughter.<p>The plan, which was posted …

Smart devices think you're 'too lazy' to opt out of privacy defaults

Smart devices are designed to save time. But their privacy policies sometimes seem designed to waste it.<p>One way or another, the uproar over Samsung's …

In the age of fast data sharing, why do online payments take 2-3 days to be processed? - Canada Q&A

From @itsgifty, On Twitter<p>On Twitter, reader @itsgifty writes, “In the age of fast data sharing, why does it take two to three days for bill payments made online to be processed?” The Globe’s financial services reporter David Berman found the answer:<p>The apparent slow pace of bill payments does …

Two of the best iPhone car mounts we’ve tried: Fuse Chicken Une Bobine and MONTAR by WinnerGear

There are a lot of options for mounting your iPhone in your car. I’ve relied on the highly-rated Kensington suction cup windshield car mount for a few years without too much incident. However, I’ve never been too pleased about how it blocks a bit of my driving view and requires a non-elegant wire …

31 Ways to Carve a Stronger, Tighter Core

Walk this way to chisel every last muscle in your midsection<p>The farmer's walk may look simple, but it's a super-hard, core-crushing exercise if you carry enough weight. "Every muscle from your shoulders to your hips has to stabilize as the weight shifts with each step," says BJ Gaddour, C.S.C.S., …

Will Power

6 Butt Exercises That Work Wonders

This targeted circuit builds strong glutes to give the appearance of a lifted, sculpted butt.<p>The wait is finally over. Spring is here, and before you …

Workouts

Want a Tight Butt That Defies Gravity?

Firm your butt and legs as you torch calories with this dynamic routine—inspired by some of the fittest women around<p>Each day at sunrise, 32-year-old LisaVan Sciver, a full-time ski patroller at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming, is on the slopes—some of the most challenging in North America, …

Jackson Hole

The Pushup That Sculpts Rock-Solid Shoulders

Boost your upper-body strength and get shoulders like boulders with this version of the pushup<p>The handstand pushup is the gold standard of pushups. If you can perform even one rep, you've got an extreme amount of upper-body strength and shoulder mobility. Plus, you look like a total badass.<p>So how …

Workouts

The Finishing Sequence That Abolishes Belly Fat

Add these moves to the end of your workout to torch excess body fat<p>Here's a common concern if you're trying to lose that beer belly: If you build your abs before your gut's gone, will your belly just look fatter? The good news: Your six-pack won't look like a keg.<p>"Ab muscles don't grow all that …

Workouts

The Hot Woman Who Won Over Australia

Genie Bouchard, 19, took the courts by storm—and charmed a nation in the process<p>This year's Australian Open turned into a coming-out party for tennis's newest sweetheart: Genie Bouchard. The gorgeous 5'10" blonde won the biggest match of her career—beating out former No. 1 player Ana Ivanovi in the …

Tennis

4 Changes Google Is Making And How They Affect Content Creation

SEO experts and webmasters spend a lot of time worrying about Google algorithm changes. In 2013, the search engine giant tweaked the algorithm 15 times, and in 2012, it was updated 37 times.<p>Worrying about algorithm updates may make sense for SEO experts and webmasters, but content creators don’t …

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Secrets Of The Extremely Fit

<i>By Andrew Heffernan, C.S.C.S. for Men's Health</i><p>There's no way around it: To gain muscle and lose flab, you have to pay the iron price. And sweat buckets. And rethink your grocery list. But the ultimate cost (in time, especially) depends on what you know. In our never-ending quest to help you get in …

Get Access To 43 Gorgeous Wallpapers Hidden In OS X Mavericks

With the release of OS X Mavericks, Apple has hidden away a bunch of gorgeous, high resolution wallpapers in a secret location, which are actually …

Should you stretch before running?

Running magazines have long extolled the virtues of stretching, so much so that it's become an accepted part of many exercise routines. Most runners partake in some form of "static" stretching, where you pull your body into position, grit your teeth and watch the clock for 30-60 seconds. However …

Spring Racing Carnival Men's Fashion Guide 2017

<i>This feature has been produced in partnership with Calibre Clothing</i><p>You’ve got your squad, your girl (or guy) and few weeks wages in cold, hard cash …

The Sexiest 27-Year-Olds of Recent Memory

It's something about that age, a critical year when adulthood and fun exist simultaneously. The age seems to endure in our hearts and minds, and has even since Da Vinci's time...<p>It's something about that age, a critical year when adulthood and fun exist simultaneously. The age seems to endure in …

7 Ways to Get a Better Body in 30 Minutes or Less

In as little as a minute a day, you can make noticeable changes to your physique and your fitness level (if you keep it up over time, of course).<p>If …

20 Best Dress Shoe Brands For Men

Even today, you can still tell a gentleman by his shoes. Whether deliberate or not, one’s choice in leather dress shoes – Oxford, Derby, monk or …

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

Workouts

9 Successful People Who Prove You Should Use Your Vacation Time

Americans are good at many things, but relaxing generally isn't one of them. Many of us use only a fraction of our earned time off -- U.S. workers were expected to leave an average of 9.2 vacation days unused in 2012, according to a survey from Hotwire -- and even while vacationing, we're often …

2013 McLaren 12C Spider: Circuit Surgeon

Just How Good Is This $300k Drop-Top On a Closed Course? Very<p>OK, I know I’m not that good. I’ve just smoothly ricocheted off massive checkered curbs like Button through the Nouvelle Chicane, grenaded my 14.5-inch iron Vise-Grips to my left quads’ limits, turned in with superlative grace, and …

Nike Free Trainer 3.0 Flash Lime/Reflective Silver/Black

Nike have unveiled a brand new colorway for the Nike Free Trainer 3.0 silhouette. This new addition<p>Nike have unveiled a brand new colorway for the Nike Free Trainer 3.0 silhouette. This new addition to the Free lineup features a mesh upper fused with reinforced polyurethane strands, both of which …