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I asked Navy SEALs what to do when things get chaotic at work, and they said the same advice works on the battlefield and in business

I recently had the chance to get up before dawn and spend a day learning about leadership from two former US Navy SEAL commanders, Jocko Willink and Leif Babin.<p>Willink led SEAL Team 3 Task Unit Bruiser, the most highly decorated special operations unit of the Iraq War, and Babin was his second in …

Military

Great Things Can Happen When You Break Out Of Your Comfort Zone

You get lessons that last a lifetime<p>When I took a job in Warsaw, Poland in 1997, I really didn't know what I was getting into. I had never been overseas for an extended period of time before, didn't speak any foreign languages, except for some rudimentary Spanish and, truth be told, I didn't have …

Loneliness

Five Jobs That Will Let You Get More Sleep

The CDC estimates that more than a third of U.S. adults don’t get enough sleep, but some jobs offer more shut-eye than others.<p>Find yourself regularly burning the midnight oil or getting into the office extra early just to get your work done? Then you might be wondering if a career change is in …

Twin Peaks: 20 Easter Eggs, References, and Callbacks You Might Have Missed

Make like Agent Dale Cooper and leave no clue from the first four episodes untraced.<p>This week, Showtime unveiled the first four episodes of <b>David Lynch’s</b> ambitious, 18-hour <i>Twin Peaks</i> revival. Given the cherished, cult status of both Lynch and the show itself, a lot of ink has been spilled over the …

Helen Mirren’s Commencement Speech Is Full of Dirty Jokes and Feminist Wisdom

“Never again allow a group of old, rich, white men to define the health care of a country.“<p><b>Helen Mirren</b>, Hollywood’s most dogged advocate of footwear favored by strippers, gave the commencement address at Tulane University on Saturday. In general, the grand dame’s humor is at times irreverent, …

Helen Mirren

ESPN Begins Long-Rumored Layoffs

Can the sports network compete in a post-cable age?<p>(A version of this column originally appeared on Poynter.org.)<p>It's a crowdsourced and premature obituary. <b>Richard Deitsch</b>, a sports media columnist for <i>Sports Illustrated</i>, took to Facebook Tuesday with a declaration and a request for information that …

Robots Are Developing Feelings. Will They Ever Become “People”?

AI systems are beginning to acquire emotions. But whether that means they deserve human-type rights is the subject of a thorny debate.<p>When writing the screenplay for 1968’s <i>2001</i>, Arthur C. Clarke and Stanley Kubrick were confident that something resembling the sentient, humanlike HAL 9000 computer …

Was modern art a weapon of the CIA?

The Abstract Expressionists emerged from obscurity in the late 1940s to establish New York as the centre of the art world – but some say they became pawns of US spies in the Cold War. Alastair Sooke investigates.<p>In the immediate aftermath of World War Two, something exciting happened in the art …

Avant-garde

The Respectable Way to Dress for a Pool Party

<i>Every day of every month at GQ, we start your morning on Instagram with visual advice on What to Wear Today. But we want to go deeper. Give you the nuts and bolts of how to get the look into your wardrobe. Today we're walking you through NBA player Trey Burke's killer poolside style.</i><p>Getting dressed …

The Best Trainers Of 2016 (So Far)

Trainers, like Pokémon, are incredibly important. Unlike Pokémon, you can’t just pocket any pair you spot in the street. Which means the smart …

Shoes

The 10 Best Dressed Men of the Week 7.30.16

Guys Who Dress Good<p>Our weekly roundup of GQ-approved kits from every red carpet, paparazzo spotting, and big-ticket event across the globe.<p>By<p>Swipe to see the photos<p>Read MoreSee the Photos<p>Replay Gallery<p>The 4 Boots You Can Wear with Every Suit<p>PreviousNext

Best & Worst #MensFashion Instagrams Of The Week [31.07.16]

What are you planning to wear to work this week? Well, if you've been carting out the same tired suit and tie, it might be time for a refresh, …

Men's Fashion

The Land of $400 Sneakers: 7 Things About Brazil's Streetwear and Sneaker Culture

A different playing field.<p>Welcome to Brazil, the land of expensive shoes and a mainstream adoration of all footwear <i>big</i> and heavily driven by technology — not the exact substance regular footwear fans and readers of HYPEBEAST crave.<p>Before stepping foot, I’d been given a heads up. Within a short …

Shoes

10 best new menswear items in the world this week

Every week, we get to see the coolest products hitting the menswear market before anyone else - and of course, as committed clothes fans, we have our …

What the XXXI Means for the Future of Jordan Brand's Style

Is this a return to the form-meets-function glory days?<p>"As much as we want to focus on performance first, there is a part of us that wants to create something that you can wear off the court just as much as you want to wear on the court," says Tate Kuebris, lead designer on Jordan Brand's latest …

Shoes

How To Complete That Tuxedo Look

The term ‘<b>Tuxedo</b>’ is normally referred to some form of dinner jacket and was originated from North America. However, with passing time it has become …

The Women's PUMA Fierce Arrives With Metallic Gold Accents

Pushing the boundaries of fashion and fitness<p>Author:<p>John<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>59<p>Pushing the boundaries of fashion and fitness<p>59<p>SHARES<p>Billed as a …

5 Beach Essentials Your Wardrobe Needs this Summer

Sure, beach style has a certain laissez-faire implication to it but just because hitting the sand is casual in nature doesn’t mean you have to look …

Junya Watanabe MAN 2016 Fall/Winter New Delivery

New items from eYe as well as the designer’s Levi’s collaboration.<p>After a smashing runway presentation given at Paris Fashion Week earlier this year, Junya Watanabe MAN’s latest designs for Fall/Winter 2016 finally hits shelves for public consumption. Crowning the collection is the Nylon Urethane …

Clothing

Cigar 101: How To Smoke a Cigar

<i>The complete HSS guide on how to smoke a cigar properly</i><p>When it comes to smoking a cigar, there’s a lot that needs to happen before you actually get …

Cigars

Your Next Purchase: A Better Pair of Sunglasses

“I’ve always been the intermediary between design and the commercialization of product,” said Dave Barton, the founder of David Kind eyewear. Before …

How To Wear Shorts

As with any item of clothing that reveals large portions of the wearer’s skin, a pair of shorts, even worn with the best intentions in the world, can …

Out of this World: The Bell & Ross BR-X1 HyperStellar

I cheated a little. I was thrilled to request the new Bell & Ross BR-X1 HyperStellar for the purpose of this review, knowing full well that I would engage the assistance of my husband for the process. This watch, you see, is a bold watch, with a square 45mm case size and a masculine profile. And …

The Best Way to Tie a Tie

A good tie and one knot. That’s all you need. Forget the Windsors, Pratts and countless other iterations, because with a Four-in-Hand, you’re set. …

5 Autumn 2016 Menswear Trends Explained : The Edit

<i>Here we decode why there has never been a better season to fall in love with fashion all over again.</i>Unlike the women’s runways and even though it is …

Menswear

The Shoes Women Want You to Wear, Where

More than 200 women reveal what shoes they find most attractive.<p>You know that head-to-toe visual scan we all do when we first meet someone? Well, when women check men out, their visual scan prioritizes a few points over others. One of those points are a man's shoes. Your shoes, like few other …

Shoes

Everything You Need to Know About 8 Different Types of Watches

A mechanical watch movement, with its dozens and dozens of moving parts, is an inherently complex thing. You add on top of that the various functions …

Why it matters that Donald Trump wears Brioni suits

Donald Trump has a thing for Brioni suits - we reflect on why this matters on the day of his inauguration<p>People who say that what a politician wears …

What Will It Be Like to Have a "First Gentleman"? Here, a Preview

How the Clintons are revolutionizing the idea of a White House spouse.<p>In his first official role as the spouse of a presidential nominee, Bill Clinton did what is normally the role of the future First Lady: give a speech humanizing the candidate. He recounted their history together as a married …

Michelle Obama