Chase Armistead

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Pitching an Investor? This Is Exactly How Many Slides You Should Have in Your Pitch Deck

A killer investor presentation only needs to convey these key things.<p>When I sit down with new startup founders, most ask me about one thing: raising money.<p>This is smart of them, because, as I've stated previously, fundraising needs to be one of the core competencies of any young company. Yet for …

MIT predicts 10 breakthrough technologies of 2018

The MIT Technology Review has released a list of technologies it believes will make the most impact over the next 12 months, including smarter …

Natural Gas

What Your LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like in 2018

Stop treating it as a Rolodex.<p>Hate to break it to you, but if you’re treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you’re doing it wrong.<p>Nearly …

This CEO Reviewed Thousands of LinkedIn Profiles -- Here Are the 5 Updates You Should Make to Yours Now | Inc.com

Think about the attention to detail you put into your resume. You know that it needs to inform and impress. It must radiate competence and respectability. The question is -- should you treat your LinkedIn profile the same way?<p>I have seen plenty of LinkedIn profiles that are either incomplete or …

Employment

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

This Year in Gear: 27 Notable EDC Items and Knives Released This Year

With a deluge of new products hitting store shelves and browser windows every day, it’s easy to lose track of everything that happens in a year. So, …

The 100 Best Products of 2017

The word “best” gets thrown around a lot these days — so much, in fact, that it can sometimes read empty. At <i>Gear Patrol</i>, we use “best” to describe …

Easy Backpacking Trips for Beginners

You don't need to be an expert to enjoy these scenic trails.<p>Everyone who has read Cheryl Strayed's <i>Wild</i> has probably envisioned themselves heading out …

You Don’t Need Airpods to Go Wireless

I have an entire box of broken earphones. Cords frayed, jacks bent, earpieces come undone. While I love the 3.5mm jack dearly, it’s no fable that the …

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

The 15 Best Messenger Bags Available Right Now, At Prices That Won’t Drain Your Bank Account

At a certain point in a man’s life, he can no longer walk the streets with a backpack without looking like an overgrown teenager. It’s just not a …

An Otherworldly Watch

Whether it’s via the air, land, or sea, fantastic voyages have long inspired timepiece design and the modern Odyssey watch is no exception. The …

Watches

The 10 Best Men's Designer Watches

From Armani to Vuitton, the fashion set are upping their watch game.<p>Over the past couple of decades, designer fashion brands have caught onto the joys of a decently crafted Swiss timepiece in a big way. Nowadays, most of them boast a solid collection of Swiss-made timepieces driven by mechanical …

Lynx Credit Card Knife by JHO Knives

It is hard to come across a knife that is both vicious enough to cut through anything that comes your way while also being inconspicuous enough not …

Knives

Going Back To School? You're Gonna Need A Laptop Bag And This One Is 59% Off!

Back to school time kiddos! That means you need to bring your laptop for all your learning programs and porn. But what are you gonna be a doofus and …

10 Great iPad Cases to Buy in 2017

When Steve Jobs first announced the iPad in 2010, he described it as a device between a smartphone and computer — a perfect middle-ground with the …

The 7 Best Weightlifting Books to Buy in 2018

Whether you’re preparing for swimsuit season or looking to improve your fitness, developing a successful weightlifting routine is critical, but it …

Weightlifting

The Definitive Kayak Buying Guide

There are few better ways to get out and explore lakes, rivers and oceans than in a kayak. Depending on the style of boat, paddling can be relaxing, …

6 Crazy Cool Adventure Trips for You and Your Boo

For adventurous couples, there’s nothing better than bonding over a scenic national park hike, kayaking in crystal clear water, camping at one of the most popular destinations or getting your namaste on together in a gorgeous setting. Outdoorsy duos, you’re in luck — there are more options for …

Hiking

Apple computers are expensive — here’s how to build your own superfast Mac at a fraction of the price

So what's the solution if you want a super-powerful Mac computer without paying that high price tag? Build your own, of course!<p>Do-it-yourself Mac computers are called "Hackintosh" computers by the people who build them. And you can absolutely build your own.<p>Jesse Guardiani from the createthis …

Breitling Unveils The Colt Chronograph Automatic Blacksteel

Black watches are fast becoming a major trend in 2016 with their masculine and versatile appeal persuading more watchmakers to join the dark side. …

12 Best EDC Pocket Multi-Tools

Gerber Shard<p>Evident in it’s name, the Gerber Shard almost looks more like a bit of shrapnel than a pocket tool. But don’t let the funky profile fool …

Fish

Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch 'CK2998' Limited Edition Watch Hands-On

Omega launched a torrent of new models and colors at Baselworld this past March, and among the new Planet Oceans and Moonphase Speedmasters we found …

Hands-On: The Hamilton Khaki X-Wind Auto Chrono, A Watch Worn By Liam Hemsworth In Independence Day: Resurgence, Now On Our Wrist

It seems sci-fi movie directors want you to believe that our future only has enough space for one watch brand: Hamilton. <i>Interstellar</i>, <i>The Martian</i>, and …

The 10 Most Expensive Watches In The Whole Wide World

Time to save up

Bell & Ross's Aéronavale is a salute to the Naval Air Force

Inspired by the traditional colors of the naval uniform.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>14<p>14<p>SHARES<p>Bell & Ross honors those who protect the sea …

The Cooler Coffee Table Is a Genius Idea

Find out how to DIY the ultimate summer coffee table.<p>Imagine this: You've been waiting anxiously to kick off summer with the best barbecue your neighborhood has ever seen. You'll finally be able to put your beautiful back patio to good use, and show off all your new favorite recipes. But just as …

Genius

13 Mesmerizing Photos That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Place In The Universe

There's no picture more humbling than one that shows us how small we are in the universe.<p>On this 25th anniversary, TASCHEN has compiled the most breathtaking deep-space images that the Hubble Space Telescope has ever produced, in a remarkable full-color book, <i>Expanding Universe: Photographs from the</i> …

Breitling's Navtimer Blacksteel is one big stealth bomber of a watch

The classic pilot's watch goes dark.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>15<p>15<p>SHARES<p>Breitling definitely isn't going for subtlety here and if you …

Brain Science Has Finally Figured Out How to Help Athletes Train 50 Percent Faster

By targeting specific areas of the brain, this headphone helps athletes pick up training regimens faster.<p>A new headphone is helping athletes train for their sport 50 percent faster.<p>The technology, based on the concept of neuropriming, is already helping the military to train fighter pilots and …