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7 Ways to Capture Someone’s Attention

Your long-term success depends on winning the attention of others. If your boss doesn’t notice your work, how will you get a promotion? If your team doesn’t listen to you, how can you lead effectively? And if you can’t capture the attention of clients, how does your business or career …

4 Secrets Only the Most Stylish Men Know

Sharpen your image with a few simple tweaks<p>Ever wonder why some guys look so stylish regardless of what they’re wearing?<p>The answer: They understand the importance of details. When you pay attention to the minutiae of your outfits, you’ll stand apart every time.<p>Use these four subtle strategies to …

How Social Media Could Be Hurting Your Startup

There are only a few ways to build traction for your mobile-first startup and having a social media strategy isn't the answer.<p>Just until a couple of years back, social media marketing was the buzzword in marketing circles. If you've got to build a brand, marketing a product or a company, you've got …

How Should A Suit Fit? An Essential Guide

Ever wondered ‘how should a suit fit’? If you’re going to go to the trouble of wearing a suit, you don’t want it to look average. You don’t want it …

The Fitness Rule You Must Follow

The rule is simple, but it’ll change the way you approach your next workout<p>Every morning, my friends, assistant coaches, and interns work out in my training lab. Okay, it's actually just my garage gym, but everyone there has to follow this one rule: Do not criticize, condemn, or correct a training …

Why Your Jokes Fall Flat

Make better, funnier wisecracks with help from science<p>The equation is true: Tragedy + time = comedy. In order for something to be funny, it has to be perceived as controversial, but no longer threatening, finds a new study from the University of Colorado Boulder.<p>Humor researchers examined just how …

How to Get Your Butt Out Of Bed For a Workout

Here's the secret to sticking to your fitness goals and having fun while doing it<p>I had no interest in training today. I hadn't slept well, and my gym—which also serves as my home's two-car garage—was a whopping 9 degrees. I wanted to stay in bed.<p>But that's when I started thinking about my training …

3 Fitness Tests You Should Be Able to Pass

These assessments take about five minutes to perform, but they can shape the way you train for months or years to come<p>Everyone has different fitness goals—running a marathon, performing 10,000 kettlebell swings, benching 1.5 times your body weight. But before you race toward your big goal, assess …

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How To Find Happiness In A Job You Hate

You have a soul-sucking boss, awful co-workers, and a desk with no privacy. But you can still be happy! Here’s how.<p>Here’s a depressing statistic: A September 2013 report from research leader Gallup found that 70% of people are unengaged from or actually hate their jobs. What’s even more depressing …

5 Simple Ways To Harness The Power Of Gratitude At Work

Who wants to work for an ungrateful boss? Nobody, so start saying thanks.<p>We all know the good feelings that come with being acknowledged for something that we did. Those feelings result in wanting to do well, and we continue to look for ways to give our best effort.<p>While we often have no problems …

How to create a brand people believe in

<i>As more and more businesses, processes, products and services fall foul of sameness and commoditisation, creating brands that inspire belief which</i> …

8 Successful Entrepreneurs Give Their Younger Selves Lessons They Wish They’d Known Then

Execs and investors from Pandora, IDEO, Andreessen Horowitz, SoundCloud, and Kleiner Perkins, among other masters of disruption, share the wisdom they’ve gathered on the way to the top.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Looking …

Want To Finally Stop Procrastinating? Repair Your Mood First

You can’t manage time–you can only manage yourself.<p>If you’re a self-identified chronic procrastinator–as 20% of American adults are–then you’re more likely to be unemployed. You’ll probably make a lower salary, you’ll be less likely to save for retirement, and might forget to take care of …

10 things the weight-loss industry won’t tell you

<b>1. “Some of us are big, fat liars.”</b><p>Currently, more than one in three American adults over 20 is obese — up from roughly one in four 20 years ago — …

5 Of The Most–Um, Uh–Common Speaking Mistakes

Sounds like: errors you didn’t know you were making.<p>Public speaking quickly can turn into a disaster, like the wreck that <i>Transformers</i> director Michael Bay got into at the Consumer Electronics Show.<p>But from what <i>Business Insider</i> reports, the most common problems we face with speaking are more of the …

Career Coach: Solid preparation for interviews will help land that dream job

To make sure you perform to the very best of your ability, you need to do some extensive preparation ready for a job interview<p><b>Preparing for job interviews</b><p>Success at job interviews comes from a combination of factors which ensure that potential employers see you at your best on the day of the …