Paul Manyara

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17 things every modern gentleman should have in his closet

But do you have the right pieces? The essentials? The pieces no wardrobe should be without?<p>It's probably time to take stock of your wardrobe to make sure.<p>Don't get caught in the rain without a raincoat (literally).

Twenty-six and bit miles is a long way, but preparation can be a marathon in itself. Here’s how to make the start line in style<p>It’s not hard to spot a first-time marathon runner. If the Lycra, antisocial running times, colour-coded training plan, running watch and constant look of fear don’t give …

Marathons

Who will be rocking this on Christmas day?

Your cat is way scarier than you thought

Your cat is super cuddly and adorable… and also kind of terrifying. And before you say, “No, not my little Fluffy McMeows! She wouldn’t hurt a fly,” …

The Ten Most Important Books to Expand Your Brain

Books suck. No question about it, almost everyone who writes a book is a crappy writer.<p>And this is a good thing.<p>It's because the writer spent his life getting GOOD at what he was writing about. He didn't spend his life being good at writing.<p>He didn't spend his life typing. He ran a country. Or …

How To Answer 'What Was Your Most Recent Salary?'

It’s exciting to get a response from a recruiter when you submit a resume or when somebody finds your LinkedIn profile and wants to talk to you.<p>It’s an “up” feeling, and that’s why it’s horrible when the first question that comes out of the recruiter’s mouth is “What were you earning at your last …

8 Essential Apps for Traveling Abroad

Travelers used to carry along guidebooks about each place they were visiting when exploring the world, but now you can find all the information you need in the palm of your hand. There's an app for virtually everything these days and many of them are designed to make traveling easier. Here are …

5 Opening Lines That Are Straight Up Killing Your Cover Letter

Cover letters have the (incorrect) reputation nowadays of being a formality. Like saying “bless you” when someone sneezes, or ending an email with “best.” Frequently, people write a cover letter “just in case” the hiring manager feels the urge to look at it. Which is the wrong move, considering …

9 great foreign-language TV shows you should be watching - Vox

One of the unforeseen benefits of TV's streaming revolution has been the sudden influx of the best TV from the rest of the world to our shores.<p>In the past, American TV viewers were lucky if they <i>maybe</i> got to sample the best TV of other nations where English was spoken, which usually only happened if …

The 10 Most Dangerous Phrases In A Relationship

You're on your best behavior when you first start dating someone: polite to a fault, quick to suggest sharing dessert (later, you enter "order your own!" territory), and really, truly careful about what you say.<p>Then, somewhere down the line, you get comfortable. A little more loose-lipped. You say …

Groupon

Checking into a hotel sometimes sends us into a silent panic. Those initial 10 minutes include interactions with a flurry of hotel staff, and we're …

10 Everyday Relationship Issues That Aren't Worth Freaking Out About

One of the best parts of my job as a couples therapist is that I get to deliver good news.<p>Couples come in fearing that their marriage is too far gone to fix, and I get to tell them it's not.<p>Yes, some people are in serious trouble and if they keep going in the direction they're headed, their worst …

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

And cheaper, too!<p>Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your ideal outbound time, inbound time and number of stops. After all, it’s the same technology that powers both KAYAK and Orbitz.<p>The site …

Sneakers: How To Wear Sneakers With Style

Newsflash: your sneakers are meant for more than just the gym. Though they got their start as flimsy “plimsolls” meant for working-class …

Early Birds Are Made, Not Born. Here's How I Did It.

People often ask me, “Are you a morning person?” I used to respond that “I am absolutely <i>not</i> a morning person. I hate getting up early and love staying up till 3 a.m., burning the midnight oil.”<p>I did that for many years. I consider myself an entrepreneur and a hard worker. I always try to push …