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Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

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31 Menswear Essentials You Need to Own in 2017

It's a new year, which means now's the perfect time to reinvent yourself with a new pair of jeans or some sick Chelsea boots. But before you make yourself crazy with style resolutions (and before you max out your credit card), we've put together a comprehensive list of style essentials for you to …

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The Most Essential Online Menswear Shops

Buying your clothes online is essential. The internet is one of the only places where you can track that bank-account-crushing grail, find a nice shirt and tie you always seem to need for that one thing, get driven to the point of insanity by sneakers that sell out instantly, and eventually settle …

13 books ambitious entrepreneurs are reading

5-Day Bodybuilding Schedule for Men

One of the most popular bodybuilding workout schedules is a five-day split, in which you train one of five parts of your body on a each day of the …

Workouts

Books that will Improve your Knowledge of the World

Inspired by a reader’s question to me, I thought I’d ask Farnam Street follers on Facebook and Twitter for an answer to the question: <b>What books would</b> …

Slightly More Than 100 Exceptional Works of Journalism

This fantastic nonfiction from 2015 is still worth discovering and pondering today.<p>Each year, I keep a running list of exceptional nonfiction that I encounter as I publish The Best of Journalism, an email newsletter that I curate weekly for its subscribers. This is my annual attempt to bring some …

Here Are the 10 Books J.P. Morgan Says the Ultra-Rich Should Read This Summer

If you want something better than a beach read this summer, J.P. Morgan Chase (jpm) has a few recommendations.<p>On Thursday, the banking giant released …

The Summer Reading Guide: New Arrivals, Plus the Classics that Will Never Do You Wrong

Every summer shepherds in a wealth of can’t-put-it-down reads, some inarguably lighter than others. Below, you’ll find some of our favorites from the …

How to Instantly Fix Your Deadlift

Add a band to your bar to build maximum strength<p>During the deadlift, the bar should stay as close to your body as possible. When it does, the weight has less distance to travel and your spine can stay in a neutral position.<p>Basically, you can move more weight, more easily.<p><b>Related:</b> THE 21-DAY …

The Right Way to Do a Wall Ball

If you’re not sweating by the end, you weren’t working hard enough<p>You don’t have to be a CrossFitter to enjoy the benefits of wall balls.<p>When broken down, the movement is essentially a squat to press, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director BJ Gaddour, who demonstrates the exercise in the video above. It …

Top Trainer Says This Is the Most Underutilized Piece Of Fitness Equipment Today

Dust yours off to develop the speed and coordination of a boxer<p>Why are there jump rope montages in every boxing movie? Because the old-school exercises help fighters develop the agility they need in the ring.<p>Boxing is as much about speed and coordination as it is about throwing a powerful punch, …

The 15-Minute Six Pack Shimmy

Get ready for your abs to burn and shake<p>This 15-minute abs workout from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour has a fun name, but it’ll cause your abs to burn and shake.<p>The routine’s five movements hit every last muscle in your core, including your shoulders, obliques, rectus abdominis, hip …

Want to Get Fit? Follow This Pro Athlete Meal Plan

You’ve heard time and time again: A healthy lifestyle requires diet <i>and</i> exercise. But striking that perfect balance is tricky. Even if you’re doing an awesome job of nailing those whole-body workouts, you might still be wondering where all those hard-earned muscles could be hiding. To help you out, …

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The Lunge You’ll Want to Do Every Workout

All other lunges will seem boring after you perform this variation<p>Why would you want to do this lunge every workout? Because it’s almost a workout in and of itself.<p>Check it out in the video above as demonstrated by <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director BJ Gaddour. You’ll start with a kettlebell lateral …

The 18 best books for someone just starting out in their career

Chances are, your college didn't offer classes on how to negotiate your salary, deal with a micromanaging boss, or confront annoying coworkers.<p>But there's still something you can do to prepare yourself for the tricky world of work: read.<p>Here are 18 books we think every young professional should …

Summer reading guide: The 136 books you'll want to read

Another summer, another chance to draw up the perfect reading list to see you through those languid, sun-drenched days. Whether you’re stretched out by the pool or nestled in a coffee shop, clutching a hardcover, paperback or e-book, we’ve got more than enough titles to keep you reading through …

Design Thinking

Thomas Edison created the electric lightbulb and then wrapped an entire industry around it. The lightbulb is most often thought of as his signature invention, but Edison understood that the bulb was little more than a parlor trick without a system of electric power generation and transmission to …

6 key insights on UX design

At Dom & Tom, we’ve developed mobile apps and online platforms for over half a decade. We’ve had the privilege of working with amazing companies like …

The Evolution Of Digital Marketing And Changing Customer Expectations

It's time to scrap outdated strategies. Columnist Scott Rayden explains why marketers need to shift their perspective and make the customer journey …

Marketing

What are good ways to answer questions like 'design an elevator' in a product manager interview? Can you provide the exact way that you would articulate the answer, and not give just a high level framework.

Answered Mar 6, 2013 · Upvoted by Sean Rose, product at slack and Jackie Bavaro, Co-Author of http://CrackingThePmInterview.com. Product Manager at …

The 4 Types of Product Manager

— How to hire the right one for your startup<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> <i>Axioms.io</i><i>.</i><p>Picture a product manager: who do you see? A fast-talking …

The Most Creative Mobile Navigation Patterns

by Nick Babich<p>Designers know that design is more than good looks. Design also covers how users <i>engage</i> with a product, whether it’s a website or app. …

Brr, It's Cold in Here! James Corden, Anna Kendrick, Zac Efron and Adam DeVine Recreate Every Sports Movie Ever

If you’ve ever fantasized about James Corden wearing nothing but a whipped cream bikini, you’re in luck.<p>For <i>the Late Late Show</i>‘s post-Super Bowl …

The 10 most influential books I read last year

However, my biggest reading win was that I broadened my perspective from the business-book-only approach I took in 2013 and 2014 to a lot of adjacent domains: writing, investing, science, finance, sociology, and military strategy among others.<p>2015 was also my best year in business. I don't believe …

How to Season (and Clean!) Your Cast Iron Skillet for Real

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Food sticking to your skillet? We thought so. Here's how to season cast iron right, once and for all.<p>No piece of kitchen equipment incites such feelings of fear and anxiety (but also love and obsession) as the cast iron pan. If you haven’t mastered the art of cooking with—and …

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100 podcasts that will make you smarter and more successful

Flickr/Garry KnightPodcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are …

12 Books For Anyone On Your Holiday Shopping List

They're a snap to wrap. They don't require an electrical outlet or a battery. Of course, we're talking about those au courant but timeless items: books.<p>Here are standouts for the most discerning loved ones on your list.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Oprah's Favorite Things 2015

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How Actor John Krasinski Got Incredibly Ripped in Just Four Months

January’s Men’s Health cover guy goes full-on action hero in his new movie

How to grocery shop for one person

By Gabi Moskowitz<p><i>Correction: An earlier version of this article incorrectly noted the source for how much Americans spend on uneaten food. The version below has been corrected.</i><p>A few months ago, my friend Lev asked me for a basic grocery list he could refer to when he made his weekly or biweekly …

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