Eduardo Talavera Avilez

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Being Poor Is Too Expensive

Some think that being poor is simple. You don’t have enough money to buy a lot of stuff, so you’re forced to buy less stuff. But that’s not really …

A Former Google Recruiter Reveals The Biggest Resume Mistakes

You learn to spot mistakes fast when you review 3 million resumes a year.<p>Between September 2013 and 2014, Scott Bacon worked as a recruiter for Google in its network operations division. He was responsible for recruiting people to work as software and network engineers, but also in marketing and …

Employment

9 Subtle Things A Girl Does When She’s Too Nice To Say She’s Not Into You

<b>1. When you ask her out she awkwardly giggles and looks away.</b> Her smiley but distant gaze is her trying to find an excuse not to go out with you, or …

How to Make Small Talk | The Art of Manliness

Are you already kind of dreading meeting your freshman dorm roommate for the first time, wondering what you’re going to say?<p>When you spot an …

How to Stop Saying Um | The Art of Manliness

In the pursuit of becoming a better man, becoming well-spoken is a task that should not be overlooked. How you speak is a huge component of the …

Improve Your Public Speaking Skills

Public speaking is destiny for all of us. Improve your skills with these tips.<p>"I will make an ass of myself."<p>That's the bottom line, isn't it? The fear of public speaking captured in a single sentence. The size of the crowd may vary—could be a ballroom, could be a living room—but the fear is the …

Why You Shouldn’t Blow Your Savings on an Engagement Ring

Find out what her bling may mean for your marriage<p>Contrary to what Kay Jewelers would have you believe, buying her a giant diamond doesn’t guarantee your marriage will be as solid as her rock. More expensive engagement rings are associated with higher rates of divorce, suggests new research from …

How to Stay Focused When You Get Bored Working Toward Your Goals

We all have goals and dreams, but it can be difficult to stick with them. Each week, I hear from people who say things like, "I start with good …

The Biggest Money Mistakes to Avoid in Your 20s

Last year was a milestone for me with lots of life changes. As I step deep into my 30s now, I thought it might be interesting to take a look back at …

Treat Failure Like a Scientist

I recently had a wonderful conversation with my friend Beck Tench. During our chat, Beck told me about an interesting shift in thinking that occurred …

Self-improvement

How to Get Better Sleep (and Need Less Every Night)

Many of us struggle to get enough sleep every night, but is the sleep we get any good? While it’s important to get enough sleep, <i>better sleep</i> is a …

I'm Jamie Todd Rubin, and This Is How I Work

I first connected with Jamie Todd Rubin last year while researching Evernote Ambassadors. (Jamie is Evernote's paperless living ambassador, meaning …

Productivity

How to Quit Your Procrastination Habit Once And For All

The first step is awareness–the rest will follow. Here’s how to own up to you procrastination habits, and correct them for good.<p>We all procrastinate, and by and large, we all know the solutions to our procrastination.<p>I put off writing this article (ironically, I know, and yes I know you’ll put off …

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: This article is NOT a sponsored post. We received absolutely nothing from Evernote in exchange for this post and have never communicated with</i> …

The Biggest Money Mistakes We Make, According to Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett, the world's most successful investor, has offered us plenty of sage advice in the past. Today's lesson on money mistakes is as simple …

11 Things Extremely Confident People Do Differently

I remember my younger days when I considered myself lacking in confidence in almost every area in my life. I doubted myself all the time and always …

13 lessons entrepreneurs can learn from Richard Sherman

In case you’ve been living under a rock the last week, Richard Sherman has been everywhere in the media. It started when the Seattle Seahawks made a …

2 Easy Ways To Increase Willpower — Courtesy Of The Cookie Monster

Willpower Is Destiny<p>Haven’t we all heard of Mischel’s Marshmallow Self-Control Test by now? If not, here’s a quick summary:<p>Stick a little kid alone …

How To Overcome Self-Doubt And A Lack of Motivation

You don’t feel like doing anything, you’re in a rut. Here are some possible solutions to help you get back on your feet.<p>This morning I didn’t feel like doing anything. It’s a combination of overtiredness from a few days of hard work, and a lack of sleep last night.<p>I couldn’t motivate myself to do …

Influence, Persuasion, & Personal Presentation: Why to Look Your Best | The Art of Manliness

Are you intentionally making mistakes at work to make yourself look incompetent?<p>Are you purposely sabotaging your presentations?<p>Are you setting …